Giulia Siccardo

Giulia Siccardo

Director, Office of Manufacturing and Energy Supply Chains, US Department of Energy, Office of Manufacturing and Energy Supply Chains

US Department of Energy

Giulia Siccardo is an experienced professional in the energy, automotive, and sustainability sectors. As the Director of the Department of Energy’s Office of Manufacturing & Energy Supply Chains, she is responsible for awarding government investments to strengthen and secure U.S. manufacturing capacity and workforce development, as well as administer the Defense Production Act for critical energy technologies.

Her scope includes batteries, hydrogen, heat pumps, solar, transmission, and zero-emission materials, among other technologies.

Siccardo was previously a Partner at McKinsey & Company and leader of McKinsey’s Green Growth service line. For over a decade, she has focused on scaling low-carbon systems and value chains across major corporations and emerging start-ups, covering zero-emissions energy, vehicles, and materials. In addition to her scale-up work, Siccardo has fostered new ways for corporations to work together to signal demand for emerging clean energy technology. Together with industry leaders, she founded Frontier, a $1B+ advance market commitment to catalyze high permanence carbon dioxide removals.

Prior to McKinsey, Siccardo worked at Adobe on clean energy procurement and data center decarbonization. Throughout her career, she’s been recognized for her leadership in advancing women in the energy, automotive & sustainability sectors.

Born in California, Siccardo holds a dual B.A. in Economics and Environmental Studies from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Giulia Siccardo

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Reshaping the Mining Value Chain to Support the Industry’s Role in the Global Energy Transition

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Welcoming from IMARC Plenary Emcee
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Welcome to Country
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Welcoming Remarks from IMARC Founding Partners
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Host Partner Ministerial Welcome
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Keynote Presentation: Achieving Energy Transition is a Whole-of-Industry Transformation
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Mining Keynote Interview: The Reshaping of the Fortescue Business: A Showcase of the Past, Present and Future of the Mining and Resources’ Industry
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Keynote Interview: The Importance of Supplier and Community Partnerships to Create Value
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Keynote Panel Discussion: Collaboration Between China and Australia Across the Mining Value Chain
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Keynote Interview: Identifying Energy and Supply Chain Solutions with the United States
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Keynote Panel Discussion: Evaluating the Next Steps for Industry in Achieving the Global Energy Transition: A Practical Outlook for the Supply of Critical Minerals
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Energy Transition Raw Materials Sourcing and Supply in a Complex and Changing Geopolitical World Order
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Keynote Investment Panel Discussion: Investing and Financing the Mining Value Chain – From Exploration to Production and Between Technology, Infrastructure and Innovation: Where is the Money Coming from and Going?