Ask an Expert

We've got the experts - on our campuses, at our salons, and at our yearly summit - and we're asking them what we need to know to move the planet forward.

Chris Policinski: Big and Small Farms
Chris Policinski: Big and Small Farms
Featured Contributor
Farming is a changing business -- new tech, new tastes and new kinds of farming are changing how farmers do business, and who farmers are.
Brett Lund
Brett Lund
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Can biofuels play a significant part in the fuel market by 2030? In partnership with National Geographic's Great Energy Challenge, we ask some of the experts in the biofuels arena what it will take to make it happen, and what some of the biggest... Read More
Johanna Nesseth Tuttle
Johanna Nesseth Tuttle
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
In a global population of 7 billion, one in eight people go to bed hungry. By 2050, we'll be at 9 billion. So how do we feed the growing population? We talked with experts to find out why technology and innovation are important to the food industry... Read More
Nikolay Shiklomanov On Climate Change
Nikolay Shiklomanov On Climate Change
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
With temperatures on the rise, we look to the experts to find out how climate change will impact the future of the Arctic. Their breaking the ice in this conversation with concerns about the Artic's infrastruction, changes in our ability to exploit... Read More
Peter Linquiti On Sound Coastal Policy
Peter Linquiti On Sound Coastal Policy
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
Following Hurricane Sandy's devastating blow to the East Coast, we ask the experts to discuss what rising sea levels have in store for the future of our coastal cities and towns. Is there a solution? Or should we just surrender to Mother Nature?... Read More
Val Washington
Val Washington
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
What role does natural gas fracking play in our move towards renewable energy? At our fall Fracking Salon we ask some experts to explain fracking - its dangers, what this means for entrepreneurs and where it fits in the discussion of energy... Read More

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