Forum Program

8:30-9:00 Registration Check in

Opening Remarks

MC: Greg Dalton, Founder and Host, Climate One

  • Rebecca Fatima Sta Maria, Executive Director of the APEC Secretariat
  • Yongxin Zhan, Co-Chair of Pacific Economic Cooperation Council
  • Qi Wang, Chairman of US‐China Green Energy Council

Keynote Speeches

  • Steven Chu, 12th US Secretary of Energy, Nobel Laureate and Stanford Professor
  • David Hochschild, Chair of California Energy Commission

Industry Spotlight

  • Brad Li, President of LONGi America
10:25-10:45 Coffee break and networking

Featured Speeches

  • Anand Gopal,  Executive Director of Energy Innovation

Panel Discussion


  • Robert Weisenmiller, Former Chairman of California Energy Commission


  • Patrick Burt, Council Member, City of Palo Alto
  • Li Zhu, President of APEC Sustainable Energy Center
  • Yi Cui, Director of Stanford Precourt Institute of Energy, Member of National Academy of Science
  • Nan Zhou,  Senior Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Advisory board member of APEC Energy Center
  • A delegate from APEC economies

Closing Remarks

  • Li Zhu, President of APEC Sustainable Energy Center
11:57-12:00 Speakers Group Photo
12:00-13:30 Lunch and networking