The Honorable Al Gore, former U.S. Vice President, discussed the importance of governance and the sustainability of financial investments in the current economy during, "A Conversation on the Economy." The forum - held in Philadelphia - served as an educational event for the city's leaders and was organized by Pennsylvania State Treasurer Robin Weissman.
Vice President Gore is the co-founder and chairman of Generation Investment Management and is a partner in the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. He also chairs the Alliance for Climate Protection. In 2007, he was the co-recipient, with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, of the Nobel Peace Prize.
William Sasso has served as chairman of Stradley Ronon's 195-plus attorney firm since 1994. He is widely recognized for his civic accomplishments. As a senior consultant in the firm's government and public affairs practice group, Herb Vederman manages government business development issues for clients in a variety of industries.