22 October 2014


Dalton J. Woods Auditorium
Energy, Coast & Environment Bldg
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Energy Summitâ„¢ 2014:

The Future of Louisiana Energy





8:00 - 9:00


9:00 - 9:15

Welcome and Conference Overview
David E. Dismukes, Executive Director & Professor, LSU Center for Energy Studies

9:15 - 9:30

Address by Senator Vitter
U.S. Senator David Vitter

9:30 - 10:15

The Future of the Haynesville Shale
Reagan (R.T.) Dukes Senior Analyst, Wood McKenzie

10:15 - 10:45


10:45 - 11:30

The Future of TMS and Unconventional Liquids Production in Louisiana
Kirk Barrell, President, Amelia Resources

11:30 - 12:30

Roundtable: The Future of Regional Wholesale Power Markets
John Hurstell, Vice President, System Planning,Entergy Corporation
Jennifer Vosburg, Vice-President, NRG Energy
Todd Hillman, Vice President, Mid-Continent System Operator (MISO)

12:30 - 1:30


1:30 - 2:15

The Future of Louisiana Industrial Usage & Development
Deniese Palmer-Huggins, Research Associate, BEG Center for Energy Economics, University of Texa

2:15 - 3:15

Roundtable Discussion: The Outlook for Energy Exports
Bill Davis, Project Executive, Golden Pass Products, ExxonMobil
Matt Barr, Manager, Government Affairs, Cheniere Energy
Frank Macchiarola, Executive Vice President, Government Affairs, American's Natural Gas Alliance

3:15 - 3:30


3:30 - 4:15

The Outlook for Louisiana's Energy Workforce
Stephen Barnes, Director of the Division of Economic Development, LSU E.J. Ourso College of Business

4:15 - 5:15

Roundtable: The Future of Louisiana Energy and the Environment
Mike McDaniel, Professional-in-Residence, LSU Center for Energy Studies
Karen Gautreaux, The Nature Conservancy
Richard Metcalf, Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association
Paul Miller, Louisiana Department of Natural Resources

5:15 - 5:30

Concluding Remarks
David E. Dismukes, Executive Director & Professor, LSU Center for Energy Studies

5:30 - 7:30 RECEPTION