2022 Gulf Coast Speaker Presentations

Wednesday, October 12, 20

Opening Keynote: Energy & Policies: Are you paying attention?

Mr. Orlando Alvarez, Head of gas & power trading Americas, bp

Panel: Unleashing US Natural Gas –  Pathways to Commercializing Carbon Intensity with NextGen Gas
Moderator: Mr. Cleve Hogarth, Principal, Cleveland Advisory LLC
Speakers: Ms. Rebeca Quintanilla, Global Head of Origination, Context Labs Energy
Mr. Brian Vogt, Dir. Business Development, New Energy Ventures, Williams Companies

Panel: State of the Gulf and Beyond: LNG Export updates, Supply and Demand Fundamentals and the effect on the World
Moderator: Mr. Cleve Hogarth, Principal, Cleveland Advisory LLC
Speakers: Mr. Matt Piatek, Director, Gas Power & Climate Solutions, S&P Global
Mr. Rob Wilson, VP, Analytics, East Daley Analytics
Mr. David Braziel, President & CEO, RBN Energy 

Thursday, October 13, 2022

Opening Keynote: Assessing the Seismic Shift in Global Energy Market and How the US can Respond
Speaker: Mr. Dan Brouillette, President, Sempra Infrastructure, Former U.S. Secretary of Energy, Sempra Infrastructure

Panel: Clean Energy Hubs Boost Energy Transition
Moderator: Mr. Cleve Hogarth, Principal, Cleveland Advisory LLC
Speakers: Mr. Jesse SaldivarGM Cities and Hubs Decarbonization, Americas, Shell
Mr. Brad LambertDeputy Secretary, Louisiana Economic Development
Mr. Jon Grimmer, President, Verde CO2

Presentation: Where to now?: An overview of current trends in US natural gas markets
Speaker: Mr. Matthew HendersonSenior Market Analyst, ConocoPhillips (Note: Speaker requested PDF presentation not be posted. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Matthew: Matthew.A.Henderson@conocophillips.com)

Panel: Project Updates Transporting gas supply to market – traditional and non-traditional (virtual pipelines)
Moderator: Mr. Pat Strange, President, Spire Marketing Inc. 
Speakers: Mr. Paul Teske, Vice President – South Region, DT Midstream
Mr. Vince MorrissetteSenior Vice President – Commercial, Glenfarne Energy Transition
Mr. David Kailbourne, CEO, REV LNG LLC  

Keynote Lunch: LNG Exports: From Concept to Commercial Operations
Speaker: Mr. Jeff Hammad, Chief Commercial Officer, Golden Pass LNG

Panel: Renewables/RNG/Net Zero/Sustainability Initiatives and Solutions
Moderator: Mr. James Alston, Senior Vice President – Sales, Natural Gas Intelligence
Speakers: Mr. Joseph ZimowskiDirector of Commercial Strategy & Marketing, Sapphire Gas Solutions 
Ms. Jen Vandervort, Business Development Manager, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
Mr. Luke Nemes, Senior Originator, Renewables, Gas South

Panel: Cleaner By Demand: Leaning Into Transparency – this discussion would be to share the entire value chain of getting clean gas to the market
Moderator: Mr. Geoff Street, Director of  Marketing, Tenaska
Speakers: Mr. Mike Franklin, Low Carbon Marketing Manager, Chesapeake Energy
Ms. Liz Arthur, Director of Technical Sales, Project Canary
Ms. Jasmine Zhu, VP – Business Development, Xpansiv

Friday, October 14, 2022

Opening Keynote: US LNG: Regulatory Outlook
Speaker: Mr. Charlie Riedl, Executive Director, Center for LNG 

Presentation: From the Fuel Use Act to the LNG Boom: A Brief History and a Possible Future of Natural Gas
Speaker: Mr. Jay Hakes, Former Administrator, Former – EIA

Panel Discussion: Perspectives on Industry / Academic Collaboration To Meet Future Leadership Demands
Moderator: Mr. Cleve Hogarth, Principal, Cleveland Advisory LLC
Speakers: Dr. Jim Duncan, Special Advisor to the Director, The International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Earth Institute, Columbia University, & Co-Founder Latigo Energy Group
Prof. Eric Smith, Associate Director, Tulane Energy Institute
Prof. Pierre Conner, Executive Director, Tulane Energy Institute
Mr. Grayson Laborde, Project Manager, Laborde Marine Management, LLC.
Mr. Adam Laurie, CFO, Mouledoux Bland Legrand Brackett