TOPIC: November9s meeting features a luncheon presentation by Paul Ziff, CEO and Founder, Ziff Energy Group. Mr. Ziff will discuss recent developments in and prospects for the global natural gas market.
LOCATION: The meeting will take place at the Federal Reserve Bank located at 1801 Allen Pkwy in Houston, TX. For directions, please following the link http://www.dallasfed.org/fed/direct_hou.pdf. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for networking. Lunch is served at 12:00 noon in the Brazos Room of the Houston Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The talk will be followed by a brief Q&A session.
REGISTRATION: You are highly encouraged to RSVP via the on-line system at http://iaeehoustonnovember.eventbrite.com/--using the electronic system expedites your security screening at the Federal Reserve. You may pre-pay for your registration with a credit card, or you may indicate that you will pay via cash or check at the door. If you are registering or purchasing tickets for your colleagues, please provide the name of each person in your party to expedite entry through security. Registration closes 24 hours in advance of the meeting.
MEMBERSHIP: To join the Houston Chapter of the IAEE/USAEE, please visit http://iaeehoumembership.eventbrite.com/. Annual dues are $25. Chapter membership entitles you to the members9 discounted registration rate, the right to vote on Chapter business and to elect officers, and the satisfaction of joining Houston9s premier professional and educational forum for energy economics.
About Paul Ziff
Paul H. Ziff – CEO, has three decades of assessment experience for the oil and natural gas industry. He founded the Ziff Energy Group in 1982, which now has offices in Calgary and Houston, the two energy capitals of North America. As a specialist on natural gas industry strategies and corporate performance of North American exploration and producing companies, Mr. Ziff conceived and directed a wide range of benchmarking studies and consulting projects in upstream corporate performance, now undertaken in 15 countries worldwide. His prior focus was directing energy research for a major investment firm, and gas pricing analysis for a key Alberta government agency. Also, he is a specialist in natural gas supply, markets & industry strategies, and his firm is a member of LNG Solutions, along with the major Norwegian firm, Det Norske Veritas (DNV), and the noted Washington law firm, Sutherland Asbill Brennan. Ziff Energy Group is also a sponsor of the World Petroleum Congress. Mr. Ziff is an honors graduate of Harvard University, and attended the Université de Paris (Sorbonne) and the Institut d9Études Politiques. As a featured guest speaker at many energy industry events, conferences, and corporate directors meetings in North America and abroad, Mr. Ziff is extensively quoted in business and trade media.