Power Matters II: Agenda

Agenda is subject to change.

Day 1: October 25 – Wednesday (5:00pm – 7:00pm) – Networking Reception

  • Introduction and Welcome by Becky Motal, President, AWE
  • Speaker: The Honorable Ryan Sitton, Commissioner, Texas Railroad Commission

Day 2: October 26 – Thursday (8:00am – 4:00pm) – Main Day of Speakers/Panelists

8:00am – 9:00am:  Networking Breakfast and Day 2 Welcome

9:00am – 10:00am: Panel: Women in Energy – The Path of Least Resistance

Moderator:  Emily Pataki, AWE Board & President, Pedernales Electric Cooperative Board

 10:15am – 11:00am: Energy and the Environment – Back to Eco Basics

Introduction: Emily Pataki

11:00 am – 11:45 am: The State of Play in Oil & Gas – Living in the New Oil Order

Introduction:  Jessica Ogbonnaya, AWE Board

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm: Keynote Lunch Speaker

Introduction:  Jessica Ogbonnaya, AWE Board

  •  Janet Clark, Former CFO, Marathon Oil; Board – EOG Resources

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm: Panel: Natural Gas Outlook – Who will Fare Best in the Power Shift?

  • Oliver Tuckerman, VP Strategy, Cheniere Energy
  • Lori Traweek, COO, American Gas Association

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm: Panel: Renewables – Where are we?

Moderator: Carrie Hitt, NextEra Energy

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm: The Big Oil Perspective – Leaders of the Pack

Introduction:  Jessica Ogbonnaya, AWE Board

  • Stacey Weltmer, Exploration Manager, Europe/Caspian, ExxonMobil Intl Ltd.

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm: Women on Boards – Tricks of the Trade – How to Get Your Seat

Introduction:  Sheri Givens, AWE Board

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Dinner for Sponsors, Speakers, AWE Board

Day 3:  October 27 – Friday (8:00am – 12:00pm)

8:00am – 9:00am:   Networking Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am:

Panel:  Energy & Government – What’s On The Horizon?

Introductions: Lindsay Sander, Sander Resources

10:15 am – 11:15 am: Panel: Continuing to Attract Talent into Energy – Calling All Resources!

Moderator:  Lindsay Sander, Sanders Resources

  • Susan Boggs, Vice-President, The Energy Authority
  • Sue Ortenstone, Senior Vice-President, CenterPoint Energy
  • Christa Floresca, Skills USA

11:15 am – 11:30 am:  Wrap-Up and Thank You – Becky Motal, President, AWE Board