Events

126 events found.
Tue, Mar 25, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Drones in the United States

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main Street Houston, Texas 77005
Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 4 p.m. - Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 6 p.m.

In 2012, President Obama signed into law an aviation bill that will open American skies to drones over the next several years. Domestic unmanned aircraft have many uses that benefit society, including search and rescue, surveying, scientific research, and wildfire ...

Fri, Feb 21, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

The Geopolitics of Natural Gas

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005
Friday, Feb 21, 2014 8:30 a.m. - Friday, Feb 21, 2014 5:30 p.m.

One of the most dramatic energy market developments in recent years is tied directly to unconventional natural gas. Indeed, rapid growth in the production of natural gas from shale propelled the emergence of the United States and Canada as potential ...

Thu, Feb 20, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series — World Energy Outlook

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main Street Houston, Texas 77005
Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 6 p.m. - Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 7:30 p.m.

  

Featured Speaker

Fatih Birol, Ph.D.
Chief Economist
International Energy Agency

 

Welcoming Remarks

Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ph.D.
James A. Baker, III, and Susan G. Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics
Senior Director, Center for ...

Fri, Jan 31, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Australia and the United States: The Alliance in the 21st Century

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main Street Houston, Texas 77005
Friday, Jan 31, 2014 11:30 a.m. - Friday, Jan 31, 2014 1 p.m.

His Excellency Kim Beazley, AC was appointed Australia’s ambassador to the United States in 2010. He previously served as chancellor of the Australian National University from July 2008 to December 2009, and was the Winthrop Professor in the Department of ...

Tue, Nov 19, 2013
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Texas Monthly Talks: Will the Shale Boom Last?

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main Street Houston, Texas 77005
Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 6 p.m. - Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 8 p.m.

Will the shale boom last? How should we use it to prepare for the future? Join us for a public forum sponsored by Texas Monthly and the Baker Institute's Center for Energy Studies to discuss these and other questions. This event ...

Wed, Jun 12, 2013
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Energy Market Globalization: Investment and Commodity Price Cycles and the Role of Geopolitics

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013 8:30 a.m. - Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013 5 p.m.

The past several decades have been characterized by episodes affecting financial markets and energy markets that have resulted in dramatic change. These events have created challenges for energy companies as the investment climate evolves. The conference "Energy Market Globalization: Investment ...

Tue, Apr 16, 2013
Past event
Center for Energy ...

A Conversation With His Excellency Ashti Hawrami, Ph.D.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 noon - Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 1:30 p.m.

His Excellency Ashti Hawrami, Ph.D., was appointed minister for natural resources of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in May 2006, and reappointed in October 2009 and April 2012.

Before joining the KRG Cabinet, Hawrami held several senior oil executive positions ...

Fri, Nov 9, 2012
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Globalization and Energy Markets: Investment and Commodity Price Cycles

Friday, Nov 9, 2012 8 a.m. - Friday, Nov 9, 2012 5 p.m.

The past several decades have been characterized by episodes in banking, currency, and financial and energy markets that have resulted in dramatic change. These events create new challenges for energy companies as the investment climate continues to change. The conference ...

Fri, Aug 17, 2012
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Global Implications of the U.S. Oil and Gas Renaissance

Friday, Aug 17, 2012 8:30 a.m. - Friday, Aug 17, 2012 10:30 a.m.

The unconventional gas revolution is already well underway in the United States, with significant effects on gas prices and CO2 emissions. But with the same technologies, light tight oil (LTO) is reshaping U.S. infrastructure, reducing energy imports and affecting benchmark ...

Wed, May 2, 2012
Past event
Center for Energy ...

The Geopolitics of Gas Discoveries in Israel

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 6 p.m. - Wednesday, May 2, 2012 7:30 p.m.

His Excellency Uzi Landau, minister of energy and water resources for the State of Israel, will discuss new natural gas discoveries off the coast of Israel, their impact on the nation"s standing in the Middle East, and the importance of ...