Thursday Nov. 21
UTES: Will China Save the Planet? - Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney/Senior Dir for Asia - Natural Resources Defense Council
5:15 to 6:15 p.m.
Avaya Auditorium | POB 2.302 | 201 E 24th St | Austin TX | Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302 | 201 E 24th St, Austin TX, 78712

This week at the Energy Symposium, Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Senior Strategy Diretor for Asia at the Natural Resources Defense Council, will lead a discussion on the role of China and the environment.

Barbara Finamore has nearly four decades of experience in environmental law and energy policy. In 1996, she founded NRDC’s China Program, the first clean energy program to be launched by an international NGO. She also served as president and chair of the Professional Association for China's Environment (PACE) and is the co-founder and president of the China-U.S. Energy Innovation Alliance. In 2017, Barbara was named a member of Foreign Policy’s “The U.S.-China 50”, a group of 50 individuals who are powering the world's most complex and consequential relationship. She holds a J.D. with honors from Harvard Law School.

The UT Energy Symposium meets every Thursday during the long semesters. Come early to attend a networking session before the talk: refreshments will be served at 4:45 p.m. in the POB Connector Lobby outside the auditorium.

Sessions are recorded and available here.

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