Media Advisory: “Fortitude” Climate Change Presentation

May 29, 2015
Press Release
Hosted by Congressman Ted Lieu with opening remarks by Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer

WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, June 3rd, Congressman Ted W. Lieu will host  a presentation of the acclaimed TV show Fortitude by Participant Media (creators of Oscar-winner An Inconvenient Truth) with an in-depth conversation between climate change leaders to follow.

The event will be held in the Capitol Visitor Center Orientation Theater North.

Please click here to RSVP.  

Event Schedule

6:00 p.m. – Cocktail Reception with Refreshments

6:30 p.m. – Opening Remarks by Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and Congressman Ted Lieu

7:00 p.m. – Presentation of the pilot episode of Fortitude (a climate change-themed thriller)

7:45 p.m. – Climate discussion moderated by Greg Dotson, Vice President for Energy Policy at the Center for American Progress

Discussion panelists include:

8:45 p.m. – Closing Reception and continued conversation with panelists

If you have any questions, please contact Jack d’Annibale in the Office of Congressman Lieu.