The future of Energy Forum with Dr. Jay Hakes

CareerEco holds another Green Career Event - Thursday, April 23, 2009 from 5:30pm- 7:30pm at the Centergy Building in Midtown.  (Notice New Time) 

Interested in the future of Energy and green jobs in the Energy field? Join CareerEco as we host renowned energy expert Dr. Jay Hakes to share his knowledge about the Energy markets, insights about the future of energy, and stories from his White House days in the Department of Energy.

Jay Hakes will highlight information from his book, A Declaration of Energy Independence (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., July, 2008), and a book signing will follow.  

Dr. Jay Hakes has served as Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum  since June of 2000.  An alumnus of the Carter administration, Hakes spent most of his time there as an assistant to Secretary of Interior Cecil Andrus. During most of the 1990's, Hakes headed the highly regarded Energy Information Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy. Formerly a professor of political science at the University of New Orleans, he holds a Ph.D. from Duke University.


Schedule of Events:
  • 5:00 -5:30pm- Registration
  • 5:30-6:00 - Food & Networking
  • 6:00-6:45 pm - Dr. Jay Hakes, Featured Guest
  • 6:45-7:15 pm - Q&A 
  • 7:15-7:30 pm - Final Comments, Drawings, Announcements
  • 7:30pm--Optional: Resume presentation by Joy Hunt, Execume Certified Resume Writer
Business Professionals:  Event fee is $20 in advance or $30 to register at the door. Students: Event is free if registered in advance with student ID at the door
All Registered CareerEco Members receive a 25% discount on the event.   When you register put CareerEcoMember in the Discount Box to receive your discount.
Be sure to join CareerEco's Get a Green Career group.

Location of Event:  Centergy Building - 75 Fifth Street, NW - 3rd Floor Wayne Hodges Room, Atlanta, GA  30308--The event begins promptly at 5:30 pm, with registration starting at 5:00, and the event ends at 7:30 pm. (See Transportation and Parking directions below)
Food and Refreshments: Refreshments will be provided
Seating is limited to Register today!
Registration closes on Tuesday, April 21th.

For additional information on the Go Eco and Get a ‘Green’ Career forum, call 770-980-0088 or visit

Transportation:  If you are taking Marta Rail Station:  Take Rail Line North and Exit N3-North Avenue Station then head north on W. Peachtree Street toward 4th Street, Turn left onto 5th Street and continue until reaching destination on the right- Building 75  (the center building facing 5th Street ). Take the elevator to the 3rd Floor and follow signs to Wayne Hodges Conference Room.   


For more info on MARTA: 

Parking directions for Centergy Building: There is a Parking garage adjoining the Centergy Building. The parking entrance is on Spring Street, north of the intersection of Spring Street and 5th Street.  Please note there is a fee to park and visitor parking is located on levels 5 and above.  Take the elevator parking deck to Level 5, then exit onto a bridge walkway which leads to a courtyard to Building 75 (the center building facing 5th Street)   Take the elevator to the 3rd Floor and follow signs to Wayne Hodges Conference Room.



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