Events

131 events found.
Wed, Feb 18, 2015
2 weeks, 5 days
Center for Energy ...

2015 State of Manufacturing

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 8:30 a.m. - Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 10 a.m.
Jay Timmons, president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers, will present the major advances in manufacturing in the United States as well as current policy challenges.
Thu, Feb 12, 2015
1 week, 6 days
Center for Energy ...

Mexico's Energy Reform: Opportunities and Challenges for International Engagement in the Gulf of Mexico

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 8:30 a.m. - Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 3 p.m.
The Center for Energy Studies will host a conference focusing on Mexico's energy reform and the latest developments in offshore oil and gas opportunities in the Gulf of Mexico.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

The EPA's Clean Power Plan: Ambitiously Optimistic?

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Friday, Dec 12, 2014 noon - Friday, Dec 12, 2014 1:30 p.m.
Megan Ceronsky, director of regulatory policy and senior attorney at the Environmental Defense Fund, will discuss the framework proposed by the EPA and the options available to Texas and other states in designing their compliance plans.
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series — Shaping Sustainable Future Cities: Lessons from Shell’s New Lens Scenarios

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 6:30 p.m. - Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 8:30 p.m.
At this Shell Distinguished Lecture Series event, Cho-Oon Khong will present findings from the New Lens Scenarios, Shell’s latest set of big-picture scenarios.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Past event
Center for Energy ...

The Shale Revolution: What Do We Know and Where Are We Going?

James A. Baker III Hall, Rice University 6100 Main St. Houston, Texas 77005 United States
Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 8:30 a.m. - Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 5:30 p.m.
The Center for Energy Studies will host a conference to discuss the shale revolution and its economic and policy implications.
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 ...