Speaker Al Gore


Albert “Al” Gore was the 45th Vice President of the United States of America. He is a Nobel Peace laureate and won an Academy Award (Oscar) for his documentary „An Inconvenient Truth“.

He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from 1976 till 1982 and the U.S. Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the 45th Vice President of the United States on January 20, 1993, and served eight years. As Vice President of the United States, Al Gore led a wide range of administrative initiatives, including policy to benefit the environment and international advancements in technology. He served as President of the Senate, a Cabinet member, a member of the National Security Council, and as the leader of a wide range of Administration initiatives.

Today, Al Gore is working in many different sectors: he is Chairman of Current TV, an Emmy Award winning, independently owned cable television nonfiction network for young people based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism. He also serves as Chairman of Generation Investment Management, a firm focused on a new approach to sustainable investing. Vice President Gore also chairs the “Alliance for Climate Protection”, a non-profit organization designed to help solve the climate crisis and is a member of the Apple board of directors as well as a Senior Advisor to Google. He is also best selling author and leader of the “Climate Reality Project” which is dedicated to finding solutions to the issues the climate changes have caused.