Steering Committee

Yoichi Kaya (Chair)
President, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth, Japan
Sally M. Benson
Professor, Department of Energy Resources Engineering, School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University
Director, Global Climate and Energy Project, Stanford University
Georg Erdmann
Professor, Berlin University of Technology
Member of the independent Expert group "Energy for the Future" consulting the Federal Government on the German Energy Transformation, Germany
Eija-Riitta Korhola
Delegate of the Consultative Commission on Industrial Change
Adviser in the EU affairs, Finland
Reiko Kuroda
Scientific Advisory Board of the UN Secretary-General
Professor, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science
Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Richard K. Lester
Associate Provost, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States
Ajay Mathur
Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India
Valli Moosa
Former Minister for Environmental Affairs and Tourism, South Africa
Nebojsa Nakicenovic
Deputy Director General and Deputy CEO, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria
Professor Emeritus, Vienna University of Technology(TU WIEN)
David Sandalow
Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University, United States
Ismail Serageldin
Director, Library of Alexandria, Egypt
Vaclav Smil
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Manitoba, Canada
Nobuo Tanaka
President, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation
Former Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA), Japan
Laurence Tubiana
Professor, Sciences Po Paris, France
Professor, Columbia University,United States
Itaru Yasui
Honorary Adviser, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation(NITE)
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo, Japan