Daniel Yergin, IHS Vice Chairman, is a Pulitzer-Prize winning author and leading authority on energy, international politics and economics. He is the Founder of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates and Vice Chairman of IHS. Dr. Yergin serves on the U.S. Secretary of Energy Advisory Board and chaired the US Department of Energy’s Task Force on Strategic Energy Research and Development. He is a member of the advisory board’s subcommittee that issued its report on shale gas at the request of President Obama. Dr. Yergin is a member of the National Petroleum Council, a trustee of the Brookings Institution and a director of the United States Energy Association and of the US-Russia Business Council. He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Energy Initiative, and Singapore’s International Energy Advisory Board. He is a “Wise Man” of the International Gas Union and a member of the Russian Academy of Oil and Gas. In 2012, he became an Adjunct Professor at the China University of Petroleum in Beijing. Dr. Yergin holds a B.A. from Yale University, where he founded The New Journal, and a Ph.D. from Cambridge University, where he was a Marshall Scholar.
There will be a book signing session of Dr. Daniel Yergin's "The Quest".
Date: 28th October 2015, 17:00～*
Venue: Palace Hotel Tokyo 2nd Floor
*You can also buy the books beforehand at the same venue from 14:30. Please note that only Japanese edition is available.