2019 Baker Institute


For the third consecutive year, Baker Botts and the Center for Energy Studies at Rice University's Baker Institute are co-hosting their annual Energy Summit. The event will provide a forum for key market players and decision-makers to gather insights into the future of the dynamic energy industry, ranging from oil and gas to electricity, renewables and technology.

The Summit will feature over a dozen speakers from the oil, gas and power industries, including prominent corporate leaders along with energy industry experts from finance, investment and law. The program will include panel discussions, keynotes and an arm chair session(s) that will address pertinent issues affecting energy markets globally.

To see a list of our dynamic speakers, please click here.

To view the Baker Institute Center for Energy Studies event page, please click here.


7:30 am



Breakfast and Registration

8:15 am

Welcome Remarks
8:30 am

Opening Keynote Address

9:00 am

Panel — The Current State of the Energy Transition

10:15 am

Morning Break

10:30 am

Morning Keynote Address

11:15 am



Panel — Energy Transitions, Legacy Industry and New Directions: What Comes Next?

12:15 pm

Lunch Break

1:30 pm



Lunch Keynote Address

2:00 pm



Panel — A Conversation about Natural Gas: Is the Golden Age Here?

3:30 pm

Afternoon Break

3:45 pm



Closing Keynote Address
4:30 pm

Concluding Remarks

4:35 pm


If you have any questions about the event, or would like to register, please contact Nicole Jansen at +1.713.229.1991 or


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