Bridge-Builder Breakfast: The Importance of Diversifying America's Energy Future


Wednesday, June 22, 2011


8:00 AM to 9:00 AM


Bipartisan Policy Center


1225 Eye St. NW, Suite 1000

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UPDATE: Read a blog post recapping the event here.

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) held a Bridge-Builder Breakfast

It's All About Security: The Importance of Diversifying America's Energy Future

With opening remarks by

BPC Senior Fellow General (ret.) Jim Jones

Former National Security Advisor

Featuring Panelists

Brent Erickson

Executive Vice President Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)

Tom Hassenboehler

Vice President, Policy Development and Legislative Affairs

America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA)

Diarmuid O'Connell

Vice President, Business & Corporate Development

Tesla Motors

Moderated by

Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND)

BPC Senior Fellow

As turmoil in the Middle East continues to focus America's attention on the need for alternative sources of energy, the BPC hosts industry leaders to discuss the future of energy production and its impact on national security and the U.S. economy. Join us for a discussion on viable energy alternatives to oil and the role Congress can play in securing the nation's energy future.