Global Energy Outlook to 2040
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)
February 5, 2014 | FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL, MARC Pavilion
Registration 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Program 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014, the Global Energy Security Forum in FIU’s School of International and Public Affairs will present "The Global Energy Outlook"
With Nicholas (Nick) Jones, Energy Advsior, Corporate Strategic Planning
The Global Energy Outlook to 2040 explores the global energy context within which the world will implement new energy policies and measures to address global warming. A special guest speaker from ExxonMobil will present an assessment of energy supply and demand through 2040. The speaker will discuss the link between economic progress and energy consumption and examine the underlying factors shaping energy supply and demand challenges around the world. In addition, the presentation will cover unconventional gas production knows as “fracking,” the growing demand for power generation and what the energy industry is doing to address the twin issues of global warming and climate change.
Nick Jones is an Energy Advisor in ExxonMobil's Corporate Strategic Planning Department. In this capacity, he is responsible for assessing economic and energy trends, emerging energy technologies, and related market and public policy issues around the world. He is a principal contributor to ExxonMobil's long-term global energy outlook, including the identification of potential implications for energy markets and the Corporation's strategic plans. He is also active in communicating ExxonMobil's view of the energy future to a wide variety of audiences.
Nick has worked for ExxonMobil since 2001 in a variety of technical and management positions. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of South Carolina and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University.
A breakfast buffet will be served before the event.
9:00AM - 10:00AM Registration
10:00AM - 12:00PM Program
The event is free and open to the public, but RSVP is required. RSVP deadline is January 29, 2014.
This event is sponsored by the School of International and Public Affairs with the generous support of ExxonMobil.
Parking will be made available in the Blue Garage (PBG on the map below) on the roof located off the SW 107th Street entrance. [In the map below, Blue Garage is indicated as PGB]. Please park in the STUDENT (White) spots only.
MARC (Management and Advanced Research Center) Circled in Yellow
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Global Energy Security Forum, FIU School of International and Public Affairs
The Global Energy Security Forum at Florida International University is a multi-disciplinary effort of the School of International and Public Affairs in collaboration with the College of Engineering's Applied Research Center and the College of Business Administration. The objective of the Forum is to advance energy security through efficiency, diversification, and sustainability.