In its fifth year, the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit attracted more than 2,200 attendees for conversations focused on new and effective energy technology advancements to secure the nation's global technology leadership. The premier event dedicated to transformative energy solutions, the Summit brought together a range of public and private sector leaders to discuss cutting-edge energy issues and build relationships to help move technologies into the marketplace.
The Atlantic was pleased to serve as the Summit's Platinum Media Partner and to participate in the live discussions surrounding the Summit on and off the stage.
ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
Monday, February 24 - Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Gaylord National Harbor, Maryland
Fifteen Years Later:
Are We Any Safer?
The Atlantic will explore the nation’s homeland security to examine the strengths and remaining vulnerabilities of our security apparatus and our preparedness to prevent the next terrorist attack.
The New Old Age
Since the turn of the 20th century, average life expectancy has been rising steadily. In the United States, we can now expect to live an average of three decades longer than our great-grandparents. As we collectively age, our societal understandings of the rhythms of an average lifespan have been slow to adapt. With nearly 10,000 baby boomers moving into retirement every day, The Atlantic will examine the shape of the new old age and its impact on society.