#ACFrontPage events

#ACFrontPage harnesses the convening power and expertise of the Council’s fourteen programs and centers to spotlight the world’s most prominent leaders and the most compelling ideas across sectors. The virtual platform engages new audiences eager for nonpartisan and constructive solutions to current global challenges. This widely promoted 45-minute program features the Council’s most important guests and content serving as the highlight of our programming each week.

May 5-7, 2021

EU-US Future Forum

The Atlantic Council, in partnership with the Delegation of the European Union to the United States, is delighted to invite you to the launch of the EU-US Future Forum, a unique convening of leaders and stakeholders exploring the most important elements of the EU-US relationship, including the coronavirus recovery, trade, foreign and security policy, technology and the digital transition, research and innovation, common values, and climate change. Join us virtually on May 5-7, 2021 as we build a new transatlantic agenda and momentum for EU-US cooperation.


Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum is the premiere international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the energy agenda for the year. Now in its fifth year, the Forum has emerged as the go-to energy conference to discuss the geopolitical and market issues confronting the energy industry in the coming year, develop new partnerships, and demonstrate thought leadership on global energy trends.

As the global community continues to grapple with the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Atlantic Council is open for business. Our business, meetings, and events, however, are occurring virtually. For more information, please read an update from our President and CEO.

Tue, Apr 20, 2021

A conversation with H.E. Dr. Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology and UAE Special Envoy for Climate

Online Event AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT - H.E. Dr. Sultan Al Jaber discusses dialing up climate action in the UAE and in partnership with the global community in this special edition of #ACFrontPage joining energy leaders in “Raising Ambitions” on climate goals.

8:30am Energy & Environment Geopolitics & Energy Security Middle East Renewables & Advanced Energy

Tue, Apr 20, 2021

Raising Ambitions: Meeting John Kerry’s hydrogen challenge

Online Event Energy industry leaders discuss their companies' roles in developing of a clean hydrogen economy that can drive decarbonization across hard-to-abate industries.

12:30pm Energy & Environment Energy Transitions Renewables & Advanced Energy

Tue, Apr 20, 2021

Strengthening US-Africa commercial ties

Online Event The Biden administration can revamp US-Africa policy by building on existing commercial policies, facilitating green growth, and deepening people-to-people ties.

2:00pm Africa Climate Change & Climate Action Economy & Business Politics & Diplomacy

Tue, Apr 20, 2021

Raising Ambitions: The role of nature-based climate solutions

Online Event A panel of experts discuss the role of nature-based solutions in meeting the global climate challenge.

2:30pm Energy & Environment United States and Canada