Arjun Makhijani Presideny, Institute for Energy and Environmental Research
Dr. Makhijani received his Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, a former professor at Harvard, and President of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research. He is a winner of the Lehman, Martin, Nuclear-free Future, and Ploughshares…
Gottemoeller was chief negotiator of the New START treaty to reduce nuclear weapons stockpiles in the U.S. and Russia. She will discuss the terms of the new treaty, its impact on U.S.-Russia relations, and its implications for national and international security.
John Warner Co-founder, CTO, Chairman of the Board, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
Warner is the co-founder, chief technology officer and chairman of the board of the Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry. Warner, who co-authored the seminal book “Green Chemistry: Theory and Practice,” will discuss green chemistry and how it is used to reduce the use and/or generation of hazardous substances in the design phase of materials development. Warner holds more than 100 patents and has worked extensively in the areas of semiconductor design, biodegradable plastics, personal care products and polymeric photoresists.