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2016 EIA Energy Conference Presentations

More than 1,000 leaders from industry, government, and academia turned out for EIA's 2016 Energy Conference, July 11 and 12 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC to discuss current and future challenges facing domestic and international energy markets and policymakers.

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John Holdren
Assistant to the President for Science and Technology and
Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Gregory Goff
Chairman, President, and CEO
Tesoro Corporation
Dan Gardner
Co-author of Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction
and Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada
Steve Kean
President and CEO
Kinder Morgan, Inc.
Jeff Flake
U.S. Senator, Arizona
U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Plenary Session

  • Adam Sieminski, Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration
  • John P. Holdren, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology and Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Gregory J. Goff, Chairman, President, and CEO, Tesoro Corporation
    Keynote remarks

Clean Power Plan: EIA, EPA, and state and regional perspectives


Oil demand and transportation: Transportation sector developments affecting oil demand and price response


Lunch Keynote

  • Dan Gardner, Co-author of Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction and Advisor to the Prime Minister of Canada

Climate—next steps: Perspectives from the United States, Europe, and China


Oil supply: The role of technology advances and other factors driving the current and future supply situation


Measuring energy efficiency: Opportunities from standardization and common metrics


LNG markets: Implications of a low energy price environment for demand and U.S. exports


Professional development: Careers in EIA

  • Jeffery Anoka, U.S. Energy Information Administration - Moderator
  • Hannah Breul, U.S. Energy Information Administration
  • Jherika Curry, U.S. Energy Information Administration
  • Marcelia Freeman, EIG Global Energy Partners
  • Slade Johnson, U.S. Energy Information Administration
  • James Koehler, Georgetown University
  • Eric Smith, Tulane University Energy Institute

Plenary Session

  • Steve Kean, President and CEO, Kinder Morgan, Inc.
    Keynote remarks
  • Jeff Flake, U.S. Senator, Arizona

Renewable electricity: State-level issues and perspectives


Oil and natural gas: State-level issues and perspectives


Industrial energy demand and efficiency: Secondary processing and waste fuel use in heavy industry


World coal markets: The changing global landscape


Renewable energy and the transmission grid: Integrating renewable energy capacity into electric system operations


Information technology and the energy industry: How the application of information technology is driving change in the energy industry


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