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International Advisory Board Member, Edelman Global Advisory

Robert D. Hormats served as the U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment from 2009 to 2013. He currently serves as an International Advisory Board Member at Edelman Global Advisory.


Science has seen many accomplishments over the last decade yet is facing growing public distrust. Robert D. Hormats calls on us to rethink U.S. leadership in science and the way the U.S. government is organized to support scientific enterprise.


Science is taking an even more prominent role in how the U.S. Department of State builds and manages international relationships.