This Year's CONFIRMED speakers

ANDREW STEER, President and CEO, World Resources Institute

DAN MCFADDEN, E. Morris Cox Professor Emeritus of Economics, University of California at Berkeley; Presidential Professor of Health Economics, University of Southern California; Nobel Laureate in Economics (2000)

MARCIA MCNUTT, Editor-in-Chief, Science Magazine; President, National Academy of Sciences (nominated); Former Director, United States Geological Survey

MAJOR GENENRAL RICHARD ENGEL, (USAF, Ret.), Former Director, Environment and Natural Resources Program, Strategic Futures Group, National Intelligence Council

VICKI A. ARROYO, Executive Director, Georgetown Climate Center; Assistant Dean, Centers & Institutes, Professor from Practice, Georgetown University Law Center

ISABEL ARTIME, Counselor, Office of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Embassy of Spain

KENNETH BAGSTAD, PH.D., Senior Environmental Specialist, Global Partnership for Wealth Accounting and Valuation of Ecosytem Services (WAVES), The World Bank

GREG BAKER, Environmental Scientist, NOAA Assessment and Restoration Division

MARK BARASH, Senior Attorney, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of the Interior

TOMMY P. BEAUDREAU, Chief of Staff, U.S. Department of the Interior

PAUL D. BOEHM, PH.D., Group Vice President & Principal Scientist, Exponent

DINA CAPPIELLO, Vice President, Energy, Edelman; Former National Environment/Energy Reporter, Associated Press

NICKY CARIGLIA, Technical Adviser, International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation

GREG E. CHALLENGER, Principal/Marine Scientist, Polaris Applied Sciences, Inc.

KEITH N. COLE, Vice President, Government Relations and Environment, Health, and Safety, W.R. Grace & Co.

ANDREW N. DAVIS, PH.D., Partner, Shipman & Goodwin LLP

RICHARD DESANTI, Chief Environmental & Safety Counsel, Environmental & Safety Law Group, Chevron Corporation

ROBIN DILLON-MERRILL, PH.D., Co-chair, Faculty Steering Committee, Georgetown Environment Initiative; Associate Professor, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

RICK DUNFORD, PH.D., Founder and Owner, Environmental Economics Services, LLC

NICHOLAS W. GARD, PH.D., Managing Scientist, Exponent

MICHAEL GIANOTTO, Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP

JOHN D.S. GILMOUR, Founding Partner, Jackson Gilmour & Dobbs, PC

STEVE GLOMB, Director, Office of Restoration and Damage Assessment, U.S. Department of the Interior

BARBARA J. GOLDSMITH, Executive Director, Ad-Hoc Industry Natural Resource Management Group and President, Barbara J. Goldsmith & Company LLC

ROBERT M. GROVES, PH.D., Provost, Georgetown University

ROBERT HADDAD, PH.D.,  Division Chief, Assessment and Restoration Division, NOAA Office of Response and Restoration

PAUL E. HAGEN, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond PC

JASON HUGHES, Senior Counsel, Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

BRIAN D. ISRAEL,  Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP

WILLIAM J. JACKSON, Shareholder, Jackson Gilmour & Dobbs, PC

CAROL A. JONES, PH.D., Visiting Scholar, Environmental Economics and Policy, Environmental Law Institute

JAMES H. LAMBERT, PH.D., Research Professor, Systems & Information Engineering, Research Professor, Engineering & Society, University of Virginia; President-Elect, Society for Risk Analysis

DIANA LANE, PH.D., Principal, Abt Associates

ERIK MILITO, Group Director, Upstream and Industry Operations, American Petroleum Institute

JERRY MILLER, PH.D., Director, Science and Technology for Sustainability, Policy and Global Affairs Division, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

STEVEN MILLER, Deputy Assistant General Counsel For Environment, U.S. Department of Energy

MARY P. MORNINGSTAR, Associate General Counsel, Environmental Law, Lockheed Martin Corporation

IGNACIA MORENO, CEO, The iMoreno Group and former U.S. Assistant Attorney General for Environment and Natural Resources

TONY PENN, Deputy Division Chief, NOAA Assessment and Restoration Division

REAR ADMIRAL STEVEN D. POULIN, Judge Advocate General & Chief Counsel, United States Coast Guard

SARAH J. RYKER, PH.D., Deputy Associate Director for Ecosystem Services, White House Council on Environmental Quality

LISA SABAN, Partner, Windward Environmental

R. DAVID SIMPSON, PH.D.,  Director of Ecosystem Economic Studies, Office of Policy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

DAVID T. SMITH, Environmental Liability Unit Manager, Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland

THEODORE D. TOMASI, PH.D., Partner, Economics and Decision Sciences, Environmental Resources Management

FABRICE VAREILLE, Minister Counselor - Head of Transport, Energy, Environmental and Nuclear Affairs Section, Delegation of the European Union to the United States

ANNE WAGNER, PH.D., Team Manager, ESHIA & Natural Resources Conservation, Chevron Energy Technology Company

MICHAEL P. WALLS, Vice President of Regulatory and Technical Affairs, American Chemistry Council

LISA L. WILLIAMS, PH.D., Environmental Contaminants Branch Chief, East Lansing Ecological Services Field Office, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

STEVEN WOLFSON, Senior Attorney, Office of General Counsel, International Law Group, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency



former SYMPOSIUM speakers

WESLEY LOHEC, Vice President, Health, Safety and Environment, Chevron Corporation


MARK TERCEK, President and CEO, Nature Conservancy

TOM GEIER, Manager, Government Affairs, 3M

THAD ALLEN, Distinguished Professor of Practice, The George Washington University Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Former Commandant, US Coast Guard

SHERRI K. STUEWER, Vice President, Environmental Policy and Planning, Exxon Mobil Corporation

JAMES W. BOYD, PH.D., Senior Fellow, Resources For the Future

LYNN SCARLETT, Deputy Secretary, US Department of the Interior