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Ernest Moniz

Nuclear Threat Initiative
Co-chair and CEO
Ernest J. Moniz served as U.S. Secretary of Energy from 2013 – 2017. As a nuclear physicist and academic, he advances innovation in energy technology, nuclear security, and the American scientific research community.  In his current role as CEO of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, Moniz will launch a new mobile game, "Hair Trigger," where players manage high-level nuclear threats playing the role of U.S. president—and NTI explores new ways of communicating nuclear threats. Joining him will be Jess Trybus, Founder and Chief Games Officer at Simcoach Games.