Agenda - Eleventh Annual Yale Alumni in Energy Conference

March 28th & 29th 

March 28


6:30 PM

Dinner at Elm City Social, 266 College Street, New Haven (Pre-registration required).  

March 29


7:15 AM & 7:30 AM

Shuttle to New Haven Lawn Club (193 Whitney Ave) from The Blake Hotel (9 High Street)

7:30 AM   

Continental Breakfast at New Haven Lawn Club

8:30 AM  

Welcome & Introduction

  • Ed Hirs ‘79, ‘79 MA, ‘81 MBA

8:45 AM

Energy Transformation

  • Muqsit Ashraf ‘99 MBA- Senior Managing Director Global Energy, Accenture

9:30 AM

Environmental Management & Utilities

  • Nancy Brockway ‘07 ‘11 JD
  • Miles Farmer ‘07 ‘11 JD, NRDC

10:15 AM

Break

10:30 AM

Increased M & A in Electric Utilities 

  • Scott Hempling ‘78 

11:00 AM

Financing Energy Development-Technology to Power Plants

  • Mohammed J. Alam ‘96 MPPM- CFO, Seventus
  • Dana Sands ‘83
  • Walter Schindler ‘73- CEO Transformation LLC

12:00 Noon

Lunch at the New Haven Lawn Club

Applying Al to Grid Management

  • Jeffrey katz ‘89 PhD- Chief Technology Officer, Energy and Utilities industry, IBM

1:15 PM

Oil & Gas Development in a changing world

  • Ore Owodunni ‘97- ConocoPhillips

1:45 PM

​Environmental Social Governance “ESG” In Oil & Gas Investing

  • Diana Glassman ‘88

2:15 PM

Energy Trading 

  • Telia Weisman ‘08 MBA- Vice President, CMEGroup

3:00 PM

Break

3:20 PM

Energy Science Institute Presentation–TBD

4:20 PM

Innovative Carbon Reduction

Update on Carbon Reduction Via Agriculture 

  • Howard Newman ‘69, ‘69 MBA- Director, Salk Institute/ CEO, Pine Brook Road Partners

De-Carbonization in Industry

  • Jason Patrick ‘00 MEM- Managing Director, Real Options International 

5:30 PM

​Closing Remarkes and Reception

​5:30 & 6:00 PM

​Shuttle to The Blake Hotel from New Haven Lawn Club