Gastech 2021 Confirmed Speakers

2,500+

Delegates

300+

Speakers

80+

Sessions

20+

Ministerial Keynotes

50+

Energy Business Leaders

40+

Technical Sessions

Dr Parag Khanna

Global Strategist, Author and Managing Partner FutureMap

BIO

Parag Khanna is a leading global strategy advisor, world traveller,
and best-selling author. He is Founder & Managing Partner of
FutureMap, a data and scenario based strategic advisory firm.
Parag's newest book is MOVE: The Forces Uprooting Us (2021),
which was preceded by The Future is Asian: Commerce, Conflict &
Culture in the 21st Century (2019). He is author of a trilogy of
books on the future of world order beginning with The Second
World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order (2008),
followed by How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next
Renaissance (2011), and concluding with Connectography:
Mapping the Future of Global Civilization (2016). He is also the
author of Technocracy in America: Rise of the Info-State (2017)
and co-author of Hybrid Reality: Thriving in the Emerging HumanTechnology Civilization (2012).
Parag was named one of Esquire’s “75 Most Influential People of
the 21st Century,” and featured in WIRED magazine’s “Smart List.”
He holds a Ph.D. from the London School of Economics, and
Bachelors and Masters degrees from the School of Foreign Service
at Georgetown University. He has traveled to nearly 150 countries
and is a Young Global Leader.