Energy & the Environment

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Saturday | 8:30 AM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

Energy Prices and the Economy

Supported by NRG Energy

Tom Currah

Chief Revenue Estimator for the Texas Comptroller

Drew Darby

State Representative

Chris Paddie

State Representative

Ryan Sitton

Texas Railroad Commissioner

Mine YĆ¼cel

Senior Vice President and Director of Research for the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Russell Gold (mod.)

Senior Energy Reporter at The Wall Street Journal

Saturday | 9:50 AM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

What We've Learned About Renewables

Paula Gold-Williams

President and CEO of CPS Energy

Cheryl Mele

Chief Operations Officer of ERCOT

Greg Wortham

Founder and Executive Director of the Texas Wind Energy Clearinghouse

Maura Yates

Vice President of Sustainable Solutions at MP2 Energy

Michael Webber (mod.)

Deputy Director of the Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin

Saturday | 11:10 AM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

One on One with Boone Pickens

Supported by Oncor

T. Boone Pickens

Chairman and CEO of BP Capital Management

Joe Nocera

Columnist for The New York Times

Saturday | 1:45 PM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

The Future of the Grid

Supported by CPS Energy

Joel Austin

Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Oncor Electric Delivery

Elizabeth Lippincott

Executive Director of the Texas Clean Energy Coalition

Brandy Marty Marquez

Public Utility Commissioner

Jim Malewitz (mod.)

Reporter for The Texas Tribune

Saturday | 3:05 PM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

One on One with Katharine Hayhoe

Katharine Hayhoe

Director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University

Neena Satija (mod.)

Investigative Reporter and Producer for The Texas Tribune and Reveal

Saturday | 4:25 PM

Calhoun Hall, Classroom 100

What's Next on Water?

Supported by the Meadows Center for Water and the Environment

Bech Bruun

Chairman of the Texas Water Development Board

Laura Huffman

Texas State Director of the Nature Conservancy

Jason Isaac

State Representative

Sid Miller

Texas Agriculture Commissioner

Kiah Collier (mod.)

Reporter for The Texas Tribune

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