Join us as the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author of An Inconvenient Truth delivers his visionary assessment of how our planet will change in the decades to come. Al Gore discusses six critical drivers of global change laid out in his new book, The Future, and surveys our planet’s beclouded horizon to offer a sober, learned and ultimately hopeful forecast. Al Gore is chairman of Current TV, an Emmy Award-winning, independently owned television network based on viewer- created content and citizen journalism. He also serves as the chairman of Generation Investment Management and chairs the Alliance for Climate Protection. He was inaugurated as the 45th vice president of the United States on January 20, 1993 and served for eight years.