Industry leaders to speak at Wood Mackenzie’s Energy & Natural Resources Americas Summit 2023

Join executives from NextEra Energy, Chevron, Hess, Sunnova and Shell as event covers current market trends and outlook

LONDON and HOUSTON and SINGAPORE, Sept. 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Turbulent energy markets and the drive toward a low-carbon future have created a rapidly changing environment for both energy providers and governments to navigate.

Join Wood Mackenzie’s expert analysts and industry leaders to hear how companies and investors can best address these challenges and what key markets, sectors and technologies are set to succeed in the coming decades at the Energy & Natural Resources Summit: Americas 2023 in Houston on October 10.

As well as exclusive presentations from Wood Mackenzie experts and a top-tier speaker line-up, including representatives from NextEra Energy, Chevron, Hess, Sunnova Energy and Shell, the in-person conference provides the opportunity to connect with top power and renewable developers, utilities, institutional investors, investment banks, transmission, IOCs, NOCs, entrepreneurs, and professionals in metals and mining, gas and LNG, upstream and downstream oil.

Key themes on the agenda include: 

  • The new world of energy security
  • Upstream emissions reduction strategies: opportunity or obstruction?
  • The future of oil and gas in the energy transition
  • Henry Hub gas prices: another bumpy ride ahead?
  • How the Inflation Reduction Act is transforming low-carbon energy
  • Modernizing the grid to support electrification and clean energy at scale
  • The new hydrogen industry: from vision to reality

The Energy & Natural Resources Summit will hear from leading experts from across the industry. Joining Chris Seiple, Wood Mackenzie Vice-Chairman, will be John W. Ketchum – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, NextEra Energy, to discuss the evolving landscape in the renewables sector. 

More leading experts include:

  • Sunday Shepherd – General Manager, Corporate Strategy Chevron Strategy and Sustainability, Chevron Corporation
  • Sandhya Ganapathy – Chief Executive Officer, EDP Renewables North America
  • Sandeep Dudhwewala – Vice President, Utility of the Future, National Grid New York
  • Sunaina Pai Ocalan – Sr. Director – Corporate Strategy and Climate Change, Hess Corporation
  • John Berger – CEO, Sunnova Energy
  • Megan Hays – Managing Director & Head of Sustainable Investment and Engagement, Kimmeridge
  • Violeta Rabanal – Senior Director – Head of Corporate Development, Mitsubishi Power Americas
  • Craig Glazer – Vice President – Federal Government Policy, PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.

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