We gratefully acknowledge our corporate sponsors for their generous donations, helping us maintain the highest quality educational standards. Barrick is a sector-leading gold and copper producer. Our portfolio spans the world’s most prolific gold and copper districts and is focused on high-margin, long-life assets. Our purpose is reimagining energy for people and our planet. We want to help the world reach net zero and improve people’s lives. We define energy in human terms Access to energy helps improve lives by driving human progress and enabling the benefits of modern society. That’s why we’re constantly working to provide reliable, affordable and ever-cleaner energy for the millions around the world that rely on us. The energy sector must transition for the future in a way that also benefits our society today. For our part, we're committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2050 and are on track to reduce emissions by 50% and double our renewable portfolio by 2030. We work to provide the fuels and chemicals that make modern life possible and support human progress. For us, providing the energy our global economy requires while also offering lower-emission solutions shouldn’t be an either/or choice; we like to think of it as an “and” equation, and that’s an equation we’re built to help solve. What happened when we merged two leading kaolin clay companies, KaMin LLC and CADAM SA? We created one of the world's largest enterprises that is solely focused on kaolin clay, particularly fine and ultrafine kaolin. Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Petroleum Experts (Petex) is the worldwide market leader in developing and delivering state of the art production, modelling and optimisation software products and superior technical support to oil and gas industry. Petroleum Experts have donated the equivalent of $2,800,000 in MOVE software products Our story begins with what it truly means to be a technology innovator. It stems from a common sense of purpose that unites the people of SLB. With a global footprint in more than 100 countries and employees representing almost twice as many nationalities, we work each day on innovating oil and gas, delivering digital at scale, decarbonizing industries, and developing and scaling new energy systems that accelerate the energy transition. Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates—primarily crushed stone, sand and gravel—and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials, including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. Our coast-to-coast footprint and strategic distribution network align with and serve the nation’s growth centers.