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Progress Report on Industrial Decarbonization: How First Movers Coalition Couples with Policy to Clean Up Industry 


This event will highlight the progress that has been made to decarbonize industry within the United States. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy David Turk will provide opening remarks, and U.S. Assistant to the President and National Climate Advisor Ali Zaidi will provide closing remarks. In between, a lively dialogue between corporate leaders will highlight not only how major legislation has pushed forward industry, but also how the demand signal set by the First Movers Coalition is pushing forward projects, and what progress each company itself has made.



Opening remarks from U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy, David Turk


  • Moderator: Annie Hills, Senior Advisor, Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry
  • Roger Martella, Chief Sustainability Officer, GE
  • Martin Pei, Chief Technology Officer, SSAB
  • Michele Patron, Senior Director of Sustainability Policy, Microsoft
  • Vikrum Aiyer, Head of Climate Policy, Heirloom

Closing remarks from Assistant to the President and National Climate Advisor, Ali Zaidi

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Blue Zone
Start Date / Time
Wednesday Dec 6, 5:00 pm (GMT+4)
End Date / Time
Wednesday Dec 6, 6:00 pm (GMT+4)

The U.S. Center, Blue Zone, zone B5, building 59.