2016 Program

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Mexico’s Electric Power Sector Reform

Energy & Society

Utilities & The Grid

Challenges in the
Oil & Gas Industry

 

 

 

Registration

8:30 – 9:00

Registration

8:30 – 9:00

Registration

8:30 – 9:00

Session 1

Registration

10:00 – 11:00

Food for Thought: Energy-Food Nexus

9:00 – 10:15

Storage, Renewables, and Grid Management

9:00 – 10:15

Perpetuating the Boom? Advancements in Operations and Technology

9:00 – 10:15

Session 2

Opening Remarks:
President Gregory Fenves

11:00 – 11:30

Water Initiatives in Texas: Energy, Technology, and Policy

10:30 – 11:45

De-Carbonizing the Grid

10:30 – 11:45

Financing Hydrocarbons

10:30 – 11:45

Session 3

Keynote Speaker and Lunch:
Christopher Smith

11:30 – 1:30

Lunch and Keynote Speakers: Russell Gold and Seamus McGraw

12:00 – 1:15

Lunch and UT Energy Poll Presentation

12:00 – 1:15

Lunch and Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Lewis, Halliburton

12:00 – 1:15

Session 4

Panel: Electric Power Reform

1:30 – 2:45

The Science of Fracking

1:30 – 2:45

Financing Electrons

1:30 – 2:45

Energy and Geopolitics

1:30 – 2:45

Session 5

Panel: The Role of Natural Gas

3:15 – 4:30

Regulatory Responses to Fracking

3:00 – 4:15

Menace or Miracle? Rethinking Nuclear Waste

3:00 – 4:15

Oil & Gas Limbo: How Low Can Price Go?

3:00 – 4:15

Session 6

Program Summary: Challenges and Opportunities

4:30 – 5:00

Powering the Cities of the Future

4:30 – 5:45

Poster & Startup Competition Happy Hour Cosponsored by YPE

4:15 – 6:15

Keynote Speaker: Helge Hove Haldorsen, “E&P 2.0”

4:15 – 5:30

Session 7

CleanTX Signature Event:
Cleantech Across the Rio Grande

5:30 – 8:00

Reception with Energy Thought Summit

5:45 – 7:00

Award Presentations for Poster and Startup Competitions

6:15 – 6:45

Reception Hosted by Texas Exes

5:30 – 7:00