The HOUSTON ENERGY BREAKFAST put a spot on the H-town map over 25 years ago and continues to thrive as the premier industry thought leadership event with "can't miss" networking! If you haven't attended the HOUSTON ENERGY BREAKFAST before, KCA invites you to join and come connect with hundreds of other like minded industry professionals including senior energy executives from all sectors of the OIL, NATURAL GAS, POWER, & RENEWABLES INDUSTRIES.
The 2019 program promises to bring an impressive lineup of expert speakers, high-level networking, insights you simply can't get any place else & an array of important Decision Makers in attendance. Attend this THOUGHT LEADERSHIP EVENT and get valuable knowledge, meet prospects and gain partners that will ensure your company’s profitability and future success.
TRENT LEE, MANAGING DIRECTOR, GULF COAST REGION, SCHLUMBERGER
Mr. Trent Lee is the Managing Director for the Gulf Coast Area for Schlumberger. His responsibility covers business operations in the Eagle Ford and Haynesville regions. Trent has been with the company 28 years, serving in managerial roles for sales, business development, field services, operations, and integration across a number of product lines; as well as Vice President roles for the Testing, Coiled Tubing, Artificial Lift businesses in North America Land. Trent holds a bachelor degree from McNeese State University in Lake Charles. He has been a passionate supporter of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital for more than 25 years.
RAMANAN KRISHNAMOORTI, CHIEF ENERGY OFFICER, UH ENERGY
Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti is the chief energy officer at the University of Houston. Prior to his current position, Krishnamoorti served as interim vice president for research and technology transfer for UH and the UHSystem. During his tenure at the university, he has served as chair of the UH Cullen College of Engineering’s chemical and biomolecular engineering department, associate dean of research for engineering, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering with affiliated appointments as professor of petroleum engineering and professor of chemistry.
REAGAN (RT) DUKES, RESEARCH DIRECTOR, WOOD MACKENZIE
For the 14th time, RT Dukes will be on stage at the HOUSTON ENERGY BREAKFAST with the current ENERGY OUTLOOK - what's shaping our NOW & a look ahead. R.T. is widely recognized as a global leader in US unconventional oil and gas. He advises companies at the executive and board level, as well as being a regular speaker at international industry conferences. With nearly 4,000 Twitter followers - he's a Social Media audience commodity and also a media favorite that you find quoted in various print and broadcast media outlets! Follow him at https://twitter.com/RTDukes. R.T. began his career covering the Barnett Shale as horizontal drilling took off and later managed Wood Mackenzie’s Rockies research as Bakken Shale development exploded. His roots in East Texas mean the Haynesville Shale is close to home. By design or maybe happenstance, he has been at the forefront of almost every shale story. He is a recognized thought leader and is a contributor to many US and macro-market publications at Wood Mackenzie.
TODD ABBOTT, VP RESOURCE PLAYS SOUTH, MARATHON OIL
Mr. Abbott is responsible for Marathon Oil’s Permian and Eagle Ford businesses, as well as the Land and Commercial Services organization. He joined Marathon Oil in February 2018. Mr. Abbott most recently served as Vice President – Permian Infrastructure Development and Operations for Pioneer Natural Resources. Prior to that, he held a range of leadership roles at Pioneer, including Vice President, Finance and Treasurer; Vice President - Permian Operations; President of the Alaska division; and Vice President - Corporate Finance. Mr. Abbott holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Texas A&M University and an MBA from Southern Methodist University. He is chairman of the Advisory Board for the Materials Science and Engineering Department at Texas A&M.