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Pew and our partners frequently host events to inform media and interested parties about our work. Upcoming events, with their locations, are listed on the Events Calendar; you can also view events by topic or location.

These events include press briefings, panel discussions or teleconferences, and are generally only open to journalists and the policy community. When a text transcript is available, it will be posted on this site.


  • The New Energy Landscape: Policy and Progress in 2015

    The Pew Charitable Trusts will host a daylong summit on Tuesday, Feb. 3 to highlight the critical clean energy policy issues that await the new Congress and the finalization of many Obama administration initiatives to advance the U.S. clean energy economy, presenting new prospects on the policy front and for businesses and investors. The summit will feature clean energy business leaders and... Read More

  • The Sea Around Us: Taking Stock of Our Fish, Oceans, and People

    Daniel Pauly, Ph.D., is arguably the most famous, and potentially the most provocative, fisheries biologist in the world. He's openly critical of the way we are overexploiting the ocean's resources and thinks that if we don't stop, we are likely to be left with a sea of 'jellyfish and plankton soup.' Read More

  • The Blue Planet: Lessons for Earth Science from Space

    On Wednesday, October 8, Pew hosted a conversation with Kathryn Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space as a crew member of the shuttle Challenger. Sullivan, now the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), was speaking in advance of the 30th anniversary of her spacewalk. Read More