White House Roundtable – Knowledge In Nature: How Nature Can Help Grow a Better Future

Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 1:00 PM ET – 3:00 PM ET

Register here.

In celebration of Earth Day, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy will host a virtual roundtable on “Knowledge in Nature.” The event will discuss new Biden-Harris Administration initiatives for assessing, accounting for, and finding solutions in nature.

The discussion will bring together experts in economics, the environment, and infrastructure, with business, Tribal, governmental, and non-profit leaders to discuss what more we can do so that we and nature thrive and our national policies reflect the foundational role of nature in achieving goals for climate, equity, and the economy.

Speakers include:

  • Secretary Deb Haaland, Department of the Interior
  • Secretary Gina Raimondo, Department of Commerce
  • Chair Brenda Mallory, White House Council on Environmental Quality
  • Dr. Alondra Nelson, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Dr. Jane Lubchenco, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Governor Michael Chavarria, Santa Clara Pueblo
  • Garrett Altmann, Santa Clara Pueblo
  • Dr. Ann Bartuska, Resources for the Future (RFF)
  • Afsaneh Beschloss, RockCreek
  • Dr. Bobby Cochran, Rural Community Assistance Partnership
  • Dr. Diane Coyle, Cambridge University
  • Dr. Elizabeth Gray, National Audubon Society
  • Dr. Laura Helmuth, Scientific American
  • Dr. Solomon Hsiang, University of California Berkeley
  • Dr. Carter Ingram, Pollination Group
  • Dr. Enric Sala, National Geographic Society
  • Dr. Dawn Wright, Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)
  • Scott Wu, California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank