The Road Ahead for Oil and Gas

January 24, 2023

Industry leaders address pressing investment and economic issues facing the oil and gas industry today. Part 1 of this event features a special tribute to John Hofmeister, former President of Shell USA and Founder of Citizens for Affordable Energy, along with a keynote conversation with BP Senior Vice President for the Gulf of Mexico and Canada, Starlee Sykes. Part 2  features an expert panel discussing the current status of the oil and gas industry. Featured speakers include Aura Cuellar, Vice President of Energy Transition at Shell USA, Dean Foreman, Chief Economist at the American Petroleum Institute, and Ben Exner, Director of Energy Investment Banking at Citi. 

Keynote Speaker:
Starlee Sykes
Senior VP, Gulf of Mexico and Canada, bp
In conversation with:
Paul Pavlou
Dean, C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston


Jeff Holmstead
Bracewell LLP
Aura Cuellar
VP of Energy Transition
Shell USA
Dean Foreman
Chief Economist
American Petroleum Institute
Ben Exner
Director, Energy Investment Banking



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