October 30, 2015

Preparing for Paris: What to Expect from the U.N.’s 2015 Climate Change Conference

Judith Curry, Georgia Institute of Technology; Ryan Maue, WeatherBell Analytics; Roy Spencer, National Aeronautic and Space Administration; John Nielsen-Gammon, Texas State Climatologist;Richard Tol, University of Sussex; Peter Glaser, Troutman Sanders; David Bookbinder, Element VI Consulting and the Niskanen Center; Andrew Grossman, BakerHostetler; Harlan Watson, George W. Bush administration; Oren Cass, Manhattan Institute; Paul C. “Chip” Knappenberger, Assistant Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; moderated by Robert (Bob) Ryan, Past President, American Meteorological Society; and Roger Pilon, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

July 23, 2015

The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century

The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century

Featuring the author Ronald Bailey, Science Correspondent, Reason magazine; with comments by Indur M. Goklany, Author, The Improving State of the World: Why We’re Living Longer, Healthier, More Comfortable Lives on a Cleaner Planet (Cato Institute, 2007); moderated by Marian L. Tupy Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

May 15, 2015

Threats to the U.S. Energy Renaissance

Threats to the U.S. Energy Renaissance

Featuring Ned Mamula, Petroleum Geologist, formerly with the U.S. Geological Survey, Minerals Management Service, and the Central Intelligence Agency; moderated by Patrick Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute.

June 4, 2013

Biotechnology: Feeding the World, or a Brave New World of Agriculture?

Biotechnology:  Feeding the World, or a Brave New World of Agriculture?

Featuring Jon Entine, Founding Director, Genetic Literacy Project; Kevin M. Folta, Interim Chair, Horticultural Sciences Department, University of Florida; and Karl Haro von Mogel, Co-Founder, Biology Fortified, Inc.; moderated by Patrick J. Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute.

March 7, 2013

EPA’s Shaky “Endangerment Finding”

EPA's Shaky "Endangerment Finding"

Featuring Patrick J. Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Director, Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

September 20, 2012

Silent Spring at 50: The False Crises of Rachel Carson

Silent Spring at 50: The False Crises of Rachel Carson

Featuring the co-editor Andrew Morriss, D. Paul Jones, Jr., & Charlene A. Jones Chairholder in Law and Professor of Business, University of Alabama; Senior Fellow, Property and Environment Research Center; moderated by Jerry Taylor, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

November 5, 2009

Climate Change, Copenhagen, and Congress

Climate Change, Copenhagen, and Congress

Featuring Patrick J. Michaels, Senior Fellow in Environmental Studies, Cato Institute, and co-author, Climate of Extremes: Global Warming Science They Don’t Want You to Know.

December 2, 2008

Whither the Amazon?

Featuring Blairo Maggi, Governor of Mato Grosso, Brazil; Roger Sedjo, Senior Fellow, Resources for the Future; Moderated by Jerry Taylor, Cato Institute