Technology: What's Next & Human Implications
As a member of boards of Apple and Kleiner Perkins venture capital, Al Gore knows the realistic future of tech being brought to market. Consistently an active leader and investor in technology, Vice President Gore discusses the next great ideas in tech and how they will influence not only the market, but also societies. He explores the creation of global citizenship and the 'Global Mind' which comes with increasing connectivity.
The Future: Drivers of Global Change
Ours is a time of revolutionary change that has no precedent in history. With the same passion he brought to the challenge of climate change, and with his decades of experience on the front lines of global policy, Al Gore surveys our planet’s beclouded horizon and offers a sober, learned, and ultimately hopeful forecast. In The Future, Gore identifies the emerging forces that are reshaping our world.
Leadership in a Changing World
Vice President Gore speaks on leadership, reinvention and the challenges facing global economies and businesses.
Economic Strategy for the 21st Century
Arguing that the physical changes in our planet influence our global economy, Vice President Gore encourages business audiences to consider broader issues- environmental, social and political- when setting business strategy. An activist entrepreneur, Vice President Gore speaks about how these broader factors influence his own successful business ventures and his positions as advisor to the world’s most important technology companies.
An Inconvenient Truth
With the latest data, Vice President Gore confronts environmental issues in the world today and their impact on our global civilization in a visually stunning new multimedia presentation that both educates and inspires audiences.
Al Gore was referred to by Time magazine as “a businessman who is out to change the world.” An environmental, business, and tech visionary recognized as one of the world's leading activists, Vice President Al Gore offers a unique perspective on national and international issues, including the threats of climate change and the future of tech.
Consistently an active leader in technology, Al Gore is uniquely in touch with the opportunities and challenges in charting a new digital society. Vice President Gore’s status as a leader in global politics, technology and business influences his positions as member of the Board of Directors of Apple and a Senior Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Silicon Valley’s preeminent venture firm. In addition, he is Chairman of Generation Investment Management, an asset-management company incorporating sustainability values into the financial-services world.
Gore spends the majority of his time as chairman of The Climate Reality Project, a non-profit focused on solutions to the climate crisis.
Gore was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1976, 1978, 1980 and 1982 and the U.S. Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States on January 20, 1993, and served eight years. During the Administration, Gore was a central member of President Clinton’s economic team. He served as President of the Senate, a Cabinet member, a member of the National Security Council and as the leader of a wide range of Administration initiatives.
He is the author of the bestsellers Earth in the Balance, An Inconvenient Truth, The Assault on Reason, and Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis. The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change, is a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come. With the same passion he brought to the challenge of climate change, and with his decades of experience on the front lines of global policy, Al Gore surveys our planet's horizon and identifies the emerging forces that are reshaping our world. He is the subject of an Oscar-winning documentary and is the co-recipient, with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for “informing the world of the dangers posed by climate change.”
On the 10th anniversary of An Inconvenient Truth, Vice President Al Gore considers signs of progress and hones in on the future of the climate change movement
Speaking with Wired magazine, Nobel Peace Laureate, former Vice President, and climate change advocate AL GORE tells of a positive change in momentum for climate change awareness, a dwindling of partisan blockade of climate change realities, and entertains the possibility of winning the fight for climate change action. When asked by Wired, Gore considers the grandest ramifications stating "Winning means avoiding catastrophic consequences that could utterly disrupt the future of human civilization."Read the full interview here...
Al Gore: "Donald Trump's Position on Climate Change Should Concern Everyone"
Vice President AL GORE gave the Today Show an exclusive on Election 2016, Trump and climate change. VP Gore calls the tone of the presidential campaign in which Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee "unusual," saying, "I'm one of the millions who sometimes just does a double take: 'Whoa, what was that?'''Watch Today Show interview...
Al Gore invests in big, bold tech ideas as a senior partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Silicon Valley’s preeminent tech venture investors
KPCB partners with entrepreneurs to bring capital and expertise in tech, management and operations, bringing hundreds of world changing ideas to market. Al Gore and KPCB have brought to life today’s most exciting and profitable tech solutions in many industries including life sciences & healthcare, sustainability, green growth, and consumer and enterprise digital solutions.Read more about Al Gore’s latest tech investments with KPCB…
Al Gore is a member of the Board of Directors for Apple
From what better seat does one influence mass consumer tech? Apple is arguably the most influential consumer tech company today, investing in devices and digital wearables that make our lives more connected and entertaining. Apple has benefited from Gore's expertise on environmental issues, and established more environmentally friendly products and processes.Read more from Fortune about the world’s most valuable brand
Al Gore is a Founder and Chair of Generation Investments, dedicated to integrating factors of environmental sustainability into fundamental investment analysis
Generation Investments considers key drivers of global change, including climate change and environmental degradation; poverty and development; water and natural resource scarcity; pandemics and healthcare, and demographics, migration and urbanisation. They believe these global challenges pose risks and create investment opportunities.Read more about Al Gore’s work to consider the factors of global change in investment analysis…
Al Gore founded The Climate Reality Project to turn the interest generated from his award-winning climate film An Inconvenient Truth into social and political action on climate issues
The Climate Reality project works to catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society. They focus on political and legislative goals to drive climate change and investment in renewable resources.Read more about how Al Gore is mobilizing change for the environment...
Visit Al Gore's website to stay informed of his latest projects and initiatives
Former Vice President Gore contributes to a daily discussion of issues to which he dedicates his time including The Climate Reality Project, the Deep Space Climate Observatory and Generation Investment Management, his investment firm which incorporates sustainability into financial investment analysis.Read more about Al Gore's latest projects...
A Fresh Attitude on Climate Change
Nobel Peace Laureate and Founder and Chairman of The Climate Reality Project Vice President AL GORE'S optimistic, impassioned TED TALK about climate change lifted spirits on a topic that has been the source of so much concern. “When any great moral challenge is ultimately resolved into a binary choice between what is right and what is wrong, the outcome is foreordained because of who we are as human beings,” Gore said.Watch Video...