EMD is sponsoring a special forum with DEG titled: "The Next 100 Years of Global Energy Use: Resources, Impacts and Economics", as part of the AAPG Annual Meeting in Houston. The forum will be held on April 4, from 1:15 to 5:05 pm at the George R. Brown Convention Center. This special AAPG 100th Anniversary event is open to the public free of charge. The invited speakers are world renowned experts with diverse backgrounds that will provide a critical review and assessment of global energy use during the next century.
This forum will attract participants with broad interests from petroleum to alternate energy, so please help spread the word to your colleagues.
Steven E. Koonin, Professor of Information and Director, NYU Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York University, New York, NY
TOPIC: Global Population, Energy Demand and Future Technology
Cindy Yeilding, Senior Vice President, BP America, Houston, TX
TOPIC: Global Petroleum Resources and Transportation Fuel Options
Mark. A. Snell, President of Sempra Energy, San Diego, CA
TOPIC: The Global Power Fuel Mix and the Carbon Transition
Jesse H. Ausubel, Director of the Program for the Human Environment and Senior Research Associate, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
TOPIC: Atmosphere, Air, Land, Water and Energy Density
Kenneth B. Medlock III, Senior Director, Center for Energy Studies, Baker Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston, TX
TOPIC: Energy Diversity, Carbon Tax and Economic Realities
Scott W. Tinker, Director, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, TX
TOPIC: Global Energy Security and Poverty