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Conference Agenda

Our 2024 agenda includes 32 panels and presentations, 30-45 minute each, discussing a variety of key energy industry topics. Each session allows for Q&A at the end. 

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Randy Byrne, Texas Capital Bank
Chevron Corporation (CVX); Christie Brown, General Manager Asset Development, Gulf of Mexico BU
Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR); Chris Olson, Vice President, Global Exploration
Talos Energy, Inc. (TALO); John Spath, Executive Vice President and Head of Operations
W&T Offshore, Inc. (WTI); William Williford, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Randy Byrne, Texas Capital Bank
Beacon Offshore Energy (Private); Joseph Leimkuhler, Chief Operating Officer
Cantium, LLC (Private); Richard Kirkland, Chief Executive Officer
LLOG Exploration Company L.L.C. (Private); Eric Zimmermann, Chief Operating Officer
Westlawn Americas Offshore (Private); Gregory Hebertson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Eric Smith, Tulane Energy Institute
Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (Private); Todd Hornbeck, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Laborde Marine Management (Private); Peter Laborde, Managing Member/Owner
Tidewater, Inc. (TDW); Piers Middleton, Chief Commercial Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: John Goodrum, Preng & Associates
Enterprise Offshore Drilling (Private); Brad James, President and Chief Executive Officer
Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (GIFI); Richard Heo, President and Chief Executive Officer
Louisiana CAT; Davis Webb, Vice President Power Division
Reliant Recycling (Private); Ames Lafferty, Vice President of Projects
Seadrill Limited (SDRL); Dustin Torkay, Director of Operations
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: David Preng, Preng & Associates
Petrie Partners, LLC; Richard Moss, Managing Director
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Katie LeGardeur, JPMorgan Private Bank,
GNO Inc.; Michael Hecht, President and Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 34th Floor, Vue Orleans

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom Foyer

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Will Hodge, Raymond James
Riley Exploration Permian, Inc (REPX); Philip Riley, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President – Strategy
Ring Energy, Inc. (REI); Paul McKinney, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Vital Energy, Inc. (VTLE); Jason Pigott, President and Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Chris Delange, Al Petrie Advisors
Ryan, LLC; Steve Dudgeon, Principal
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Marshall Page, Jones Walker
Black Bay Energy Capital, LLC; L. Guy Cook III, Partner
BlackGold Capital Management; Shalin Patel, Director of Research
Lime Rock Partners; Gary Sernovitz, Managing Director
Pontem Energy Capital; Jeff Bartlett, Managing Partner

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom Foyer

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Michael Bodino, Texas Capital Bank
Amerisource Business Capital and Amerisource Secured Income Fund; Bill Herrington, Executive Vice President
Macquarie Group; Chris Rutherford, Managing Director
Nuveen – Energy Infrastructure Credit; Eliot Javanmardi, Managing Director
Production Lending, LLC; Abhishek Kumar, Principal
Silver Point Capital, L.P.; Damon Putman, Managing Director
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Jeff Robertson, Water Tower Research
Amplify Energy Corp. (AMPY); Martyn Willsher, President and Chief Executive Officer
Fortify Energy, LLC (Private); Anthony Schnur, Chief Executive Officer
Kolibri Global Energy Inc. (KGEI); Wolf Regener, President Chief Executive Officer and Director
PEDEVCO Corp. (PED); Doug Schick, President
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Michael Aldridge, Mobius Risk Group
Mobius Risk Group; Matt Parker, Managing Director, Strategy
Morgan Stanley; Grant Brady, Managing Director
Macquarie Group; Brennan Higgins, Managing Partner
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, River Ballroom
Moderator: Nicole Jasper, Macquarie Group
CIBC Capital Markets; David Lazarus, Managing Director
First Horizon Bank; Bryan Chapman, Market President, Energy Lending
Raymond James; Will Hodge, Managing Director, Co-head of E&P
Texas Capital Bank; Marc Graham, Managing Director, Head of Energy
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, River Ballroom
Moderator: Clint Smith, Jones Walker
London Stock Exchange Group; Chris Mayo, Head of Primary Markets, Americas
Nasdaq; Nicole Chambers, Senior Managing Director
New York Stock Exchange; Marc D. Cunningham, Head of Energy, Industrials, Capital Markets
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Nicholas Stuart, KeyBanc Capital Markets
Diversified Energy Company PLC (DEC); Douglas Kris, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
Evolution Petroleum Corporation (EPM); Ryan Stash, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Granite Ridge Resources, Inc. (GRNT); Luke Brandenberg, Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Sean Mitchell & Josh Jayne, Daniel Energy Partners
DNOW Inc. (DNOW); Mark Johnson, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Drilling Tools International Corp. (DTI); Wayne Prejean, Chief Executive Officer
Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (FET); Neal Lux, President and Chief Executive Officer
NCS Multistage Holdings Inc. (NCSM); Ryan Hummer, Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Jeff Robertson, Water Tower Research
Afentra plc (AET); Anastasia Deulina, Chief Financial Officer
BW Energy (BWE); Thomas Kolanski, Chief Commercial Officer
VAALCO Energy, Inc. (EGY); George Maxwell, Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Don Crist, Johnson Rice
Flotek Industries, Inc. (FTK); Ryan Ezell, Chief Executive Officer
Key Energy Services (Private); J. Marshall Dodson, President and Chief Executive Officer
ProPetro Holding Corp. (PUMP); David Schorlemer, Chief Financial Officer
Ranger Energy Services (RNGR); Melissa Cougle, Chief Financial Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Marc Hebert, Jones Walker
Andalusian Energy LLC (Private); Pedro Santos, Executive Chairman and Founder
IET Group Global (Private); Perry Cowart, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer
Jones Walker; Marc Hebert, Partner
Keystone Legal & Business Consultants, Inc. (Georgetown, Guyana); Joanna Simmons, Attorney-at-Law, Keystone Chambers
Sazerac House, 101 Magazine Street, Corner of Canal Street
Mini-bus transportation from main entrance of Four Seasons to/from venue beginning at 5:45 pm

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Foyer

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Chris Delange, Al Petrie Advisors
BloombergNEF; Enrique Gonzalez, Head of Americas Gas Research
Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG); Alex Whittington, Director of International Affairs
Commonwealth LNG (Private); Dan McGinnis, Executive Vice President, Commercial
Macquarie Group; Michael Bennett, Managing Director, Global LNG
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Greg Matlock, EY
Crescent Midstream (Private); Jerry Ashcroft, Chief Executive Officer
Storegga (Private); Randy Wheeler, Senior Vice President – Gulf Coast Projects
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Angela Hernandez, Deloitte
Deloitte; Steven Ward, Managing Director – ESG Services & Climate Market Offering Leader
Ranger Energy Services (RNGR); Melissa Cougle, Chief Financial Officer
Riverwater Partners LLC; Kirk Fox, Director of Research
Socialsuite; Seth Forman, Chief Executive Officer

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Foyer

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Michael Aldridge, Mobius Risk Group
Mobius Risk Group; Drew Lichter, Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Joe Bonavita, JPMorgan Private Bank
International-Matex Tank Terminals LLC (Private); Carlin Conner, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Vertex Energy, Inc. (VTNR); Doug Haugh, Chief Commercial Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Patrick Brandau, Deloitte
Bernhard LLC; David Amoss, Vice President of Development
Breakwall Capital LP; Jamie Brodsky, Managing Partner and Co-CEO
Lime Rock New Energy; Manasi Desai, Director
Regen Capital Partners; Andrejka Bernatova, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, River Ballroom
Moderator: Patrick Brandau, Deloitte
Deloitte; Katy Tresselt, Audit & Assurance Energy ESG Leader
Entergy Corporation (ETR); Raechelle Munna, Assistant General Counsel
Jones Walker; Victoria Bagot, Partner
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, River Ballroom
Moderator: Chris Delange, Al Petrie Advisors
Ryan, LLC; Dane Ware, Senior Tax Consultant
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Sean Milligan, Janney
24M Technologies, Inc. (Private); Richard Chleboski, Chief Financial Officer
ADVANO (Private); Christopher York, Chief Executive Officer
Momentum Technologies (Private); Mahesh Konduru, Chief Executive Officer
Westwater Resources, Inc. (WWR); Terence Cryan, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Brad Lambert, Louisiana Economic Development
Greater Lafourche Port Commission on Offshore Wind Projects; Loulan Pitre, Jr. , Partner with Kelly Hart Pitre
Louisiana Department of Energy and Natural Resources; Blake Canfield, Executive Counsel
Louisiana Public Service Commission; Brandon Frey, Executive Secretary
RWE Renewables – Offshore Wind; Anthony Bodin, Senior Wind Offshore Developer
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Chantal Hagen, ComboCurve, Inc.
ComboCurve, Inc.; Doug McMaster, Executive Vice President of Product Development
Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Moderator: Shawn Severson, Water Tower Research
Base Carbon (BCBN); Michael Costa, Chief Executive Officer
GEVO Inc.(GEVO); Eric Frey, Vice President of Finance and Strategy
Linde plc. (LIN); Eric D. Willis, Business Development Manager – HyCO & Atmospherics
SLB New Energy (SLB); Sean Marshall, Business Development Manager – Geothermal Power

Four Seasons, 3rd Floor, Plimsoll Ballroom
Alignment Lab AI; Austin Cook, Chief Executive Officer
MPressed; Richard Taubin, Founder
thinAiR (Private); J.R. Garrett, Chief Executive Officer
Lilly Benavides, Independent Consultant

Participating Companies & Summaries

A diverse group of over 100 organizations, who are active in the energy industry, including public and private energy companies, advisory, investment, private equity, industry trade groups, regulatory agencies and support firms.

Panel Time: May 30, 1:40-2:10pm
Summary:  Company provides a cell manufacturing platform, process, and technology set that improves performance and accelerates production while lowering the costs of existing and next generation battery cells for electric mobility, aerospace, energy storage, and lead acid replacement opportunities. Its products are designed to produce affordable energy storage by offering a revolutionary battery manufacturing and product design technology set enabled by the 24M SemiSolid ™ and Unit Cell manufacturing platform. Company is headquartered in Cambridge, Mass.
Panel Time: May 30, 1:40-2:10pm
Summary:  Developed at Tulane University, the company is commercializing silicon nanoparticle manufacturing technology to enhance the energy density of lithium-ion batteries. Using silicon in place of graphite, it deals with silicon’s numerous issues using surface functionalization technology, which allows it to controllably alter silicon’s properties in order to influence the interaction with the other materials in the anode to optimize its performance in the battery cell in ways that were previously cost-prohibitive. The improved battery performance can work for industries including Transportation, Consumer Electronics and Energy Storage Systems. Company headquarters are in New Orleans, LA.
Panel Time: May 29, 3:10-3:50pm
Summary: An upstream oil and gas company focused on opportunities in Africa, principally in West Africa where it has established a producing base offshore Angola. The Company’s purpose is to support a responsible energy transition in Africa by establishing itself as a credible partner for divesting IOCs and Host Governments. Offshore Angola in the Lower Congo Basin, Afentra has a 4% non-operated interest in the producing shallow water Block 3/05 (increasing to 24% upon imminent completion of a deal with Sonangol, the NOC), 4% non-op interest in the adjacent development Block 3/05A, and a 40% non-op interest in the deepwater Block 23 in the Kwanza Basin. Afentra also retains a carried interest in the Odewayne Block, onshore southwestern Somaliland, which it inherited from Sterling Energy plc as it was formerly known prior to new Management and Board re-branding to Afentra plc in May 2021. It is based in London, the United Kingdom
Panel Time: May 30, 4:30-5:00pm
Summary: A globally distributed team united by a single goal: to advance the field of artificial intelligence through alignment and open-source innovation. With a focus on ethical and practical applications, the company team’s work aims not to simply produce the most powerful technologies, but to produce technologies designed to help people gain access to the resources they need to smoothly transition to the next phase of the industry and society due to changes brought by AI.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:15-10:45am
Summary:  Company is a leading independent direct lender and provider of capital to small and lower middle market businesses seeking senior debt and equity for growth capital, turnaround, or special situation s. Founded in 1984, it is a direct lender and capital provider to growing businesses throughout the U.S. with borrowing needs up to $25 million. Company is one of the largest independent finance companies in the U.S, having provided over $8 billion in capi tal to over 1,600 companies across the country . It is headquartered in Houston, TX
Panel Time: May 29, 10:50-11:30am
Summary: Company engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, and production of oil and natural gas properties in the U.S. Its operations are centered around producing and undeveloped leasehold acreage and working interests in identified producing wells located in Oklahoma, the Rockies (Bairoil), federal waters offshore Southern California (Beta), East Texas/North Louisiana, and Eagle Ford (non-operated). It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 4:40-5:20pm
Summary:  Company optimizes the safe delivery of affordable compressed natural gas with its agile, patented technology to underserved markets in Central America and the Caribbean, strengthening regional economies and power grids that build and enable higher standards of living, better jobs and responsible industry growth. It is creating an affordable and efficient natural gas virtual pipeline, initially providing continuous flow from Louisiana’s Gateway Port to Puerto Cortes in Honduras with additional destinations planned for Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico. Company is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 30, 3:35-4:25pm
Summary:  Company is a financier of projects involved primarily in the global voluntary carbon markets. It seeks to be the preferred carbon project partner in providing capital and management resources to carbon removal and abatement projects globally and, where appropriate, uti lize technologies within the evolving environmental industries to enhance efficiencies, commercial credibility, and trading transparency. Its headquarters are in Toronto, Ontario CA
Panel Time: May 28, 1:45-2:25pm
Summary: A privately held exploration & production company. It is focused on delivering high value, low carbon oil and gas from assets located in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico to the U.S. market. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:35am-12:15pm
Summary:  One of the largest privately owned engineering and contracting firms in the country, the company provides high quality, client – focused engineering and contracting services for clients across the nation. Its Energy as a Service product is an emerging market sector that provides an alternative to the typical customer funded or financed project in which a client partners with a service provider to manage the client’s complete energy portfolio needs including project financing, implementation, and long term asset management. Company also provides Measurement and Verification services, Pre-Fabricating HVAC Plumbing & Heating units, Retro Commissioning Services and Building Information Modeling. It is headquartered in Metairie, LA.
Panel Time: May 29, 9:20-10:00am
Summary:  A private equity firm that invests equity capital in partnership with entrepreneurial management teams who are building high growth companies in the energy and chemical industries. Company’s strategy is to target companies with innovative products and services that help their clients to reduce costs, improve operations, and achieve sustainability initiatives. Its objective is to drive success through a commitment to establishing and cultivating partnerships with portfolio company management teams. Company is currently investing out of its second fund and has approximately $500+ million of assets under management. Its headquarters are in New Orleans, LA
Panel Time: May 29, 9:20-10:00am
Summary:  Founded in 2006, Company is a KKR backed investment firm dedicated to growing market opportunities into significant businesses. It provides businesses and management teams with debt and equity capital and resources to help experienced leaders and their teams execute their strategic plans. Company has deployed over $8 billion of capital since its inception. It is head quartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 30, 8:00-8:40am
Summary:  Platform is a strategic research provider covering global commodity markets and the disruptive technologies driving the transition to a low carbon economy. Its expert coverage assesses pathways for the power, transport, industry, buildings and agriculture sectors to adapt to the energy transition. Company helps commodity trading, corporate strategy, finance and policy professionals navigate change and generate opportunities. Its clients include corporate strategy and business development professionals, finance professionals as well as policy makers and regulators. Company is headquartered in London and New York.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:35am-12:15pm
Summary:  Company is a new private credit firm founded by three former Riverstone Holdings fund m anagers. Its strategy is to provide practical and much needed capital solutions to accelerate growth and help address the complexities of the “Energy Trilemma ”, which consists of Energy Reliability, Energy Affordability and Environmental Sustainability. Company intends to assisting companies across the entirety of the energy value chain in securing innovative capital solutions. It has offices in Houston TX, Port Washington NY and Newport RI.
Panel Time: May 29, 3:10-3:50pm
Summary: An exploration and production company that engages in the acquisition, development, and production of oil and natural gas fields in Gabon and Brazil. The company has access to existing production facilities to reduce time to first oil and cashflow with lower investments than traditiona l offshore developments. Its assets are 73.5% of the producing Dussafu Marine licence offshore Gabon, 100% interest in the Golfinho and Camarupim fields, a 76.5% interest in the BM ES 23 block in, a 95% interest in the Maromba field in Brazil and a 95% int erest in the Kudu field in Namibia, all operated by BW Energy. Total net 2P+2C reserves and resources were 580 million barrels of oil equivalents at the start of 2024. A subsidiary of Bw Group Limited, the company is based in Hamilton, Bermuda
Panel Time: May 28, 1:45-2:25pm
Summary: An independent, privately held oil and gas exploration company. Its assets consist of 56 blocks covering over 150,000 acres in the shallow water Gulf of Mexico. Cantium’s two operating areas are in Bay Marchand and Main Pass, focusing on oil production using advanced data analytics to extend the economic life of two of the largest oil fields in the Gulf of Mexico. The Company owns and is responsible for all infrastructure from the wellhead to the final sales point. It is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 30, 8:00-8:40am
Summary: Cheniere Energy, Inc. is the leading producer and exporter of LNG in the United States, reliably providing a clean, secure, and affordable solution to the growing global need for natural gas. Cheniere is a full-service LNG provider, with capabilities that include gas procurement and transportation, liquefaction, vessel chartering, and LNG delivery. Cheniere has one of the largest liquefaction platforms in the world, consisting of the Sabine Pass and Corpus Christi liquefaction facilities on the U.S. Gulf Coast, with total production capacity of approximately 45 mtpa of LNG in operation and an additional 10+ mtpa of expected production capacity under construction. Cheniere is also pursuing liquefaction expansion opportunities and other projects along the LNG value chain. Cheniere is headquartered in Panel, June 1, 8:00a NYSE AMER: LNG Houston, Texas, and has additional offices in London, Singapore, Beijing, Tokyo, and Washington, D.C.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:00-1:40pm
Summary: A multinational energy corporation involved in hydrocarbon exploration, production, refining, marketing and transport, chemicals manufacturing and sales, and power generation. It is the second largest direct descendant of Standard Oil, and originally known as the Standard Oil Company of California. The Company is headquartered in San Ramon, California.
Panel Time: May 29, 12:30-1:00pm
Summary:  Company is a leading and well diversified North American financial institution that partner s with corporations, governments and institutional clients in key financial centers around the world to develop customized solutions that enable its clients to access capital, expand their operations and actively invest. Across Personal and Business Banking, Commercial Banking and Wealth Management, and Capital Markets and Direct Financial Services businesses, Company’s employees provide a full range of financial products and services to personal banking, business, public sector and institutional clients in Canada, the U.S. and around the world. Its headquarters are in Toronto, Ontario CN
Panel Time: May 30, 3:00-3:30pm
Summary: Company is a smart, scalable energy tech company that provides decision makers the ability to value assets, de – risk decisions and save time through an intuitive cloud based collaborative platform. Its ComboCurve energy analytics and technology operating system unifies forecasting, type curves, scheduling, reserves, economics, and GHG emissions reporting in an intuitive cloud based collaborative platform. Company headquarters are in Houston, TX
Panel Time: May 30, 8:00-8:40am
Summary: Commonwealth LNG was founded by industry veterans who decided to re-engineer the LNG construction model. Using proven best practices, Commonwealth is committed to building a world-class LNG export facility while relentlessly focusing on safety, managing risk and achieving best-in-class environmental standards. The company expects commencement of LNG production by the end of 2028.
Panel Time: May 30, 8:45-9:25am
Summary: An independent energy company that provides safe, reliable crude oil service s in the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana. The company’s Crescent system serves more than 80 deepwater platforms and its offshore and onshore pipelines connect shippers to liquid trading and receipt points across Louisiana. It is headquartered in Houston, TX
Summary: Company offers a unique mix of services in 4 areas: Intelligence and Research; Conferencing and Networking Events; Consulting and Business Advisory; and Supply Chain, Operations and Business Development Support. Its research is field driven, derived from in basin field trips and discussions with private and public industry executives and the frequency of its field visits, conferences, and networking events drives real time, granular market insights. Company’s observations can provide clients with early indications of inflection points, changing market dynamics, and evolving fundamentals which allows them to stay ahead of changes in the marketplace pricing dynamics, commodity outlooks, M&A data, labor markets, capacity changes, management sentiment, etc. Company is headquartered in Houston, TX
Panel Time: May 30, 9:30-10:10am
Panel Time: May 30, 12:25-12:55pm

Summary: Company provides industry leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services to many of the world ’ s most admired brands, including nearly 90% of the Fortune 500 ® and more than 8,500 U.S. – based private companies. It leverages its unique blend of business acumen, command of company summaries 1 A to I.docx technology, and strategic technology alliances to advise our clients across industries as they build their future. Company network of member firms spans more than 150 countries and territories. Its world headquarters are in London, GB – ENG
Panel Time: May 29, 1:40-2:20pm
Summary: The Company is an independent energy company engaged in the production, marketing and transportation of natural gas and associated liquids from its complementary onshore upstream and midstream assets, primarily located within the Appalachian and Central Regions of the United States. It is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama
Panel Time: May 29, 2:25-3:05pm
Summary: Company is a worldwide supplier of energy and industrial products and packaged, engineered process and production equipment. It offers a broad set of supply chain solutions combined with a suite of digital offerings branded as DigitalNOW ® that provide customers world class technology for digital commerce, data and information management. Company’s locations provide products and solutions to exploration and production, midstream transmission and storage companies, refineries, chemical companies, utilities, mining, municipal water, manufacturers, engineering and construction as well as companies operating in the decarbonization, energy transition and renew ables end markets. It is headquartered in Houston, TX
Panel Time: May 29, 2:25-3:05pm
Summary: Company provides oilfield equipment and services to oil and natural gas sectors in North America, Europe, and the Middle East. It offers downhole tool rentals, machining, and inspection services to support the global drilling and wellbore construction industry. Company also provides bottom hole assembly components, and offers tool rental services, which consists of rental, inspection, machining, and rep air services and rents downhole drilling tools used in horizontal and directional drilling of oil and natural gas. Additionally, it rents surface control equipment, such as blowout preventers and handling tools and provides downhole products for producing wells. Company is headquartered in Houston, TX
Panel Time: May 30, 12:25-12:55pm
Summary: Company engages in the production and retail distribution of electricity in the U.S. It generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electric power in portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas, including the City of New Orleans; and distributes natural gas. It also engages in the ownership of interests in non-nuclear power plants that sell electric power to wholesale customers, as well as provides decommissioning services to other nuclear power plant owners. Company generates electricity through gas, nuclear, coal, hydro, and solar power sources. It sells energy to retail power providers, utilities, electric power cooperatives, power trading organizations, and other power generation companies. The company’s power plants have approximately 24,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity. It is headquartered in New Orleans, LA
Panel Time: May 28, 3:05-3:45pm
Summary: The Company is a privately owned shallow water drilling contractor with offshore operations in the US Gulf of Mexico and Alaska. The Company owns a fleet of 13 jack-up rigs and manages an additional 3 jack-ups and 2 platform rigs. Company headquarters are in Houston, Texas and operations are supported by a shore-based facility in Houma, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:40-2:20pm
Summary: An independent energy company focused on maximizing total returns to its shareholders through the ownership of and investment in onshore oil and natural gas properties in the United States. Properties include non-operated interests in the following areas: the Jonah Field in Sublette County, Wyoming; the Williston Basin in North Dakota; the Barnett Shale located in North Texas; the Hamilton Dome Field located in Hot Springs County, Wyoming; the Delhi Holt-Bryant Unit in the Delhi Field in Northeast Louisiana; as well as small overriding royalty interests in four onshore Texas wells. The Company is based in Houston, Texas.
Summary:  EY refers to the global organization of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited. Company works across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions. Through its strategic relationships with technology and industry leaders, and a host of businesses with specialized capabilities, it blends powerful technology, distinctive capabilities and industry experience to help clients address their toughest challenges. Company collaborates to create pioneering services powered by leading and emerging technologies, including AI, blockchain, internet of things and cybersecurity in order to help clients accelerate their supply chain company strategies, and modernizing their finance and accounting processes. Company world headquarters are in London, GB – ENG.
Panel Time: May 29, 12:30-1:00pm
Summary: First Horizon Corp. (NYSE: FHN) holds $81.8 billion in assets as of March 31, 2024 and is a leading regional financial services company. Its banking subsidiary First Horizon Bank operates in 12 states across the southern U.S. The Company and its subsidiaries offer commercial, private banking, consumer, small business, wealth and trust management, retail brokerage, capital markets, fixed income, and mortgage banking services. Its headquarters are in Memphis, TN
Panel Time: May 29, 3:55-4:35pm
Summary: Company is an advanced technology driven, green chemical and data analytics company providing unique and innovative completion solutions that have a proven, positive impact on sustainability and reducing the overall environmental impact of energy. It has an intellectual property portfolio of over 170 patents and a global presence in more than 59 countries throughout North America, Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa. It operates through two segments: Chemistry Technologies (CT) and Data Analytics (DA). The CT segment designs, develops, manufactures, packages, distributes, delivers, and markets green specialty chemicals as well as green specialty chemistries and logistics and technology services. Segment serves integrated oil and gas, oilfield services, independent oil and gas, national and state owned oil, geothermal energy, solar energy, and alternative energy companies. The DA segment designs, develops, produces, sells, and supports equipment and services that create and provide information on the composition and properties of energy customer s’ hydrocarbon fluids. It is headquartered in Houston, TX .
Panel Time: May 29, 10:50-11:30am
Summary: An oil & gas company focused on maximizing returns across its diversified, production-focused portfolio. The Company is an affiliate of Arena Investors, an institutional asset manager that invests extensively in the energy sector. With over $4.0 billion of assets under management, Arena provides creative solutions for those seeking capital in special situations. Fortify manages and operates Arena’s controlled investments. Fortify is based in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 2:25-3:05pm
Summary: A global company, serving the oil, natural gas, industrial and renewable energy industries. With headquarters located in Houston, Texas, FET provides value added solutions aimed at improving the safety, efficiency, and environmental impact of our customer’s operations.
Panel Time: May 30, 3:35p-4:30m
Summary: A next generation “low carbon” fuel company that is focused on developing and commercializing renewable alternatives to petroleum based products that reduce the carbon intensity across their lifecycle. It operates as a carbon abatement company through three segments: Gevo, Agri-Energy, and Renewable Natural Gas. Company focuses on transforming renewable energy into energy dense liquid hydrocarbons that can be used as renew able fuels. It offers renewable gasoline and diesel, isobutanol, sustainable aviation fuel, renewable natural gas, isobutylene, ethanol, and animal feed Company’s headquarters are in Englewood, CO.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:40-2:20pm
Summary: A scaled, non-operated oil & gas exploration and production company. The Company invests in a diversified portfolio of production and top-tier acreage across the Permian and four other prolific US basins in partnership with proven operators. The Company is focused on creating value by generating sustainable full-cycle risk adjusted returns for investors, offering a rewarding experience for its team, and delivering reliable energy solutions to all – safely and responsibly. It is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Panel Time: May 30, 2:15-2:55pm
Summary: The Greater Lafourche Port Commission was established by the state of Louisiana in 1960 and exercises jurisdiction over the Tenth Ward of Lafourche Parish, south of the Intracoastal Waterway, including Port Fourchon and the South Lafourche Leonard Mille r, Jr. Airport. Its Commission on Wind Projects recently signed an agreement with Gulf Wind Technology that will make Port Fourchon the first location in Louisiana to have an actual wind turbine. The lease will serve a crucial role in assisting the Port to become a hub for offshore wind as well as for deepwater oil land gas activities. The project will employ a local workforce and will establish a precedent through the data collected to help facilitate future opportunities that will look to bring more jo bs and economic development to Port Fourchon and Lafourche Parish. The Port is located in Fourchon, LA.
Panel Time: May 28, 4:25-5:00pm
Summary: Greater New Orleans, Inc. is focused on economic development for the 10 parishes found in Southeast Louisiana. Economic Development is about creating the conditions where companies want to invest their capital and people want to raise their families.
Panel Time: May 28, 3:05-3:45pm
Summary: The Company is a fabricator of complex steel structures and modules and provider of specialty services, including project management, hookup, commissioning, repair, maintenance, scaffolding, coatings, welding enclosures, civil construction and staffing services to the industrial and energy sectors. Its customers include U.S. and, to a lesser extent, international energy producers; refining, petrochemical, LNG, industrial and power operators; and EPC companies. The Company is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, with primary operating facilities in Houma, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 28, 2:30-3:00pm
Summary: The Company is a provider of marine transportation services to exploration and production, oilfield service, offshore construction and military customers. Its primary focus is on providing technologically advanced marine solutions to meet the evolving needs of the deepwater and ultra-deepwater energy industry in domestic and certain foreign locations. It has expanded its fleet of vessels through a series of acquisitions of existing vessels and new vessel construction programs. Company operates primarily in the Gulf of Mexico and Latin America, and also serves the U.S. military and other non-oilfield customers. It is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 29, 4:40-5:20pm
Summary: Company is a Tier One Supplier to Leading OEM ’ s in the Power Generation, Aerospace and Commercial Sectors, supplying turnke y, engine ready components constructed of super alloy metals. Its experienced Engineering Team assists customers with incorporating manufacturability in to their new product designs. Its manufacturing capabilities include Diffusion Bonding , Welding , Machi ning, Heat Treating and Laser & Water Jet Cutting. Company’s headquarters are in Evansville, IL.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:00-11:30am
Summary: Company is the largest independent bulk liquids storage and logistics provider in North America. It provi des service to its customers at its terminals across the U.S. and Canada. Company’s terminals handle and store a wide variety of bulk liquids, including chemicals, vegetable and tropical oils, renewable fuels, and crude and refined petroleum products. It transport s 288 million barrels of product over 60 ship and barge berths across its 11 marine terminals and handle s approximately 10,000 barge and vessels every year. Company is headquartered in New Orleans, LA.
Summary: Company is a leading full service wealth management, capital markets, and asset management firm that provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with tailored financial advice to help reach their personal or business goals. Its Capital Markets Group provides investment banking, equities, and fixed income expertise to corporate, institutional, and municipal clients. Company is a top ranked U.S. middle market capital markets firm and has completed 283 capital markets and M&A trans actions aggregating $46.5 billion in value over the last three years. It is a wholly owned, independently operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company. Company is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.
Summary: Company is the longest standing independent energy brokerage and investment bank in the U.S. It was established as an institutional sales and research firm in 1987 and added investment banking in 1991. It focuses on energy and energy related industries in order to provide value added research to its institutional and corporate clients. Company is nationally recognized for its breadth and depth of its research coverage throughout the energy complex and is consistently among the most active investment banks in the energy sector with participation in capital raises totaling more than $50 billion over the past decade. Since 2004 it has led 46 public and 12 private equity transactions totaling over $5 billion in total capital and has advised buyers and sellers on over 40 transactions totaling over $5 billion since 1999. Company is headquartered in New Orleans, LA.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:00-1:30pm
Panel Time: May 29, 4:40-5:20pm
Panel Time: May 30, 12:25-12:55pm

Summary: Company is among the largest 135 law firms in the U. S. With offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Texas, it serves local, regional, national, and international business interests. Company provides a comprehensive range of legal services to major multinational public and private corporations, Fortune® 500 companies, money center banks, worldwide insurers, and emerging companies doing business in the U.S. and abroad. Its headquarters are in New Orleans, LA
Panel Time: May 29, 3:55-4:35pm
Summary: An onshore, rig-based well servicing contractor that operates in all major onshore oil and gas producing regions in the U.S. It provides a range of well intervention services including Well Servicing, Fishing & Rental Services and Cementing & Abandonment. It owns an extensive fleet of rigs that provide a wide range of services including production and completion services. The Company operates in all major onshore oil and gas producing regions of the continental U.S. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Summary: Company is a leading corporate and investment bank providing capital markets and advisory solutions to dynamic companies capitalizing on opportunities in changing industries. Its industry expertise and capabilities are delivered to companies across the Consumer & Retail, Diversified Industries, Healthcare, Industrial, Oil & Gas, Real Estate, Utilities, Power & Renewables, and Technology verticals. With over 800 professionals ac ross a national platform, Company has more than $50 billion of capital committed to clients and an Equity Research team that provides coverage on over 600 publicly traded companies. Its headquarters are in Cleveland, OH.
Panel Time: May 29, 4:40-5:20pm
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Panel Time: May 29, 10:50-11:30am
Summary: Company is a North American energy company focused on finding and exploiting energy projects. It engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil, gas clean and sustainable energy in the U.S . and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids and utilizes its technical and operational expertise to identify additional projects in those areas. The company was formerly known as BNK Petroleum Inc. and changed its name to Kolibri Global Energy Inc. in November 2020. It is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA.
Panel Time: May 28, 2:30-3:00pm
Summary: The company was founded in 1995 by Peter Laborde whose father was the founder of Tidewater, Inc along with his brother, Alden “Doc” Laborde. Laborde Marine Management Llc operates a fleet of more than 31 vessels, consisting of crewboats (FVS’s), offshore supply vessels (OSV’s) and passenger and car ferries for the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA). The offshore operations include servicing oil and gas exploration, drilling and production support, plug and abandonment (P & A) and other aspects of offshore marine support. It current operates in the Gulf of Mexico with exposure on the east coast, west coast and the Caribbean. The company is headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:35am-12:15pm
Summary: Exclusively focused on companies that help its customers produce, consume, or decarbonize energy with a measurable, positive environmental impact. The organization is particularly focused on companies that provide products and services for: (1) Renewable generation and power grids; (2) Energy efficiency for industry and the built environment; and (3) Decarbonization of transportation. Their focus is on North American companies and global companies with a commitment to the North American market.
Panel Time: May 29, 9:20-10:00am
Summary: Company is a private equity investment partner focused solely on the upstream oil and gas sector. Since its inception in 1998, it has raised over $10.0 billion in private equity funds and affiliated co-investment vehicles for investment in the energy industry. It operates through three strategies: Lime Rock Partners, investors of growth capital in E&P and oilfield service companies; Lime Rock Resources, acquirers and operators of oil and gas properties in the U.S.; and Lime Rock New Energy, investors of growth capital in new energy companies in North America. Its offices are located in Houston, TX and Westport CT.
Panel Time: May 30, 3:35p-4:30m
Summary: Operates as an industrial gas company in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and South Pacific. Company offers atmospheric gases, including oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases; and process gases, such as carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene. It also designs and constructs turnkey process plants for third party customers, as well as for the gas businesses in various locations, such as air separation, hydrogen, synthesis, olefin, and natural gas plants. Company serves a range of industries, including healthcare, chemicals and energy, manufacturing, metals and mining, food and beverage, and electronics. Its industrial gases and technologies are used in many applications including production of clean hydrogen and carbon capture systems critical to the energy transition, life saving medical oxygen and high purity & specialty gases for electronics. Company is based in Woking, GP – ENG.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:45-2:25pm
Summary: One of the largest privately-owned exploration and production companies in the U.S. It focuses on acquiring, exploring and developing oil and gas fields in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The Company operates 100% of company-owned reserves. It is headquartered in Covington, Louisiana.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:00-1:30pm
Summary: The LSE is the primary stock exchange in the U.K. and its largest. The Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) 100 Share Index is the dominant index, containing 100 of the top blue chip stocks on the LSE. It is the most international of all stock exchanges with companies from more than 60 countries, and it is the premier source of equity market liquidity, benchmark prices, and market data in Europe. The Exchange is linked by partnerships to international exchanges in Asia and Africa. It is located in London GB – ENG.
Panel Time: May 30, 2:15-2:55pm
Summary: At Louisiana Cat, the company’s heritage runs deep, defined by over 90 years of unparalleled expertise. Louisiana Cat understands the unique landscapes of Louisiana, the challenges they present, and the opportunities they offer. From the roads to the roughest terrains, from construction sites to waterways, Louisiana Cat stands as a testament to hard work, innovation, and a commitment to excellence.
Panel Time: May 30, 2:15-2:55pm
Summary: Department manages and preserves the natural resources in the S tate, under the stewardship of the Department, including oil, gas, groundwater and wind and wetlands through conservation, regulation, and scientifically sound management. It seeks to manage these resources in a manner that builds good relationships with its citizen stakeholders, business and industry customers, educational communities, other state, federal and local agencies, employees, and the state legislature. Department’s offices are in Baton Rouge, LA.
Summary: LED is responsible for strengthening the state’s business environment and creating a more vibrant economy. In 2023, LED attracted more than $25 billion of capital investment resulting in the creation of 19,000 potential new and retained jobs. Louisiana Economic Development is responsible for strengthening the state’s business environment and creating a more vibrant Louisiana economy. Its goals include increasing state economic competitiveness; cultivating top regional economic development assets; enhancing community competitiveness; focusing on business retention and expansion; developing national caliber business recruitment capabilities; cultivating small business, innovation and entrepreneurship. Its offices are located in Baton Rouge, LA.
Summary: A public private partnership comprised of non-profit economic development organizations working alongside government agencies, representatives, and elected leadership from across south Louisiana to drive energy innovation for the globe. It believes it is vital that energy innovation takes place at the site of production. Its primary goals are to attract and establish new business ventures in Louisiana, facilitate the growth of existing businesses into diverse energy sectors, and encourage companies to establish deep, lasting roots in Louisiana. It is focused on traditional and renewable energy ventures including Natural Gas (LNG); Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage; Wind Energy; Renewable Fuels; Energy Storage Solutions; Solar Power & Manufacturing; Nuclear Energy; Green Hydrogen; Battery Tech & Manufacturing; and Oil & Gas Operations. Its offices are located in New Orleans, LA.
Panel Time: May 30, 2:15-2:55pm Summary: The Commission exercises regulatory jurisdiction over public utilities providing electric, water, wastewater, natural gas and certain telecommunications services in Louisiana. The LSPC is constitutionally established regulatory agency dedicated to serving the public interest by assuring safe, reliable and reasonably priced services are provided by the public utilities and common carriers subject to its jurisdiction. Its primary office is in Baton Rouge, LA.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:15-10:45am
Panel Time: May 29, 11:35am-12:15pm
Panel Time: May 30, 8:00-8:40am

Summary: Macquarie’s people are empowered to innovate and invest for a better future. Macquarie brings specialist, global expertise in areas such as infrastructure, energy, technology and commodities. They focus on innovation, careful risk management and delivering sustained long-term value for our clients, partners, investors, staff and the broader communities in which we operate.
Panel Time: May 29, 11:35am-12:15pm
Panel Time: May 30, 10:25-1055pm

Summary: Company is a strategy and risk technology firm in energy, metals, agriculture, and carbon. It advises on over $100B in energy and commodity transactions every year, integrating research, technology, and subject matter expertise to help producers, consumers, and investors meet cash and credit objectives. Company’s financial, physical, and carbon solutions are tailored to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of client’s strategy, hedging, marketing, supply, trading, and risk management activities. It is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 30, 1:40-2:10pm
Summary: Company provides safe, scalable, sustainable, and commercially attractive processing technology to energy storage industries, gigafactories, recyclers, waste handlers, and original equipment manufacturers. Company uses modular and localized processing technology to recover high purity, reusable critical minerals and metals. It installs and operates recycling plants using its membrane solvent extraction (MSX) technology that extracts high purity metals from electronic or battery waste at industry leading operating and capital costs as well as reduces total electronic waste and allows to not only install recycling capacity tailored to specific customer demand, but to build recycling plants within close proximity to its customers, significantly reducing additional transportation related costs and emissions. Company’s headquarters are in Carrollton, TX.
Summary: Money Channel NYC has an extensive background encompassing decades of experience in capital markets and investor relations. Their database includes thousands of active market participants. This provides their clients access to thousands of investment professionals, including institutional investors, investment bankers, stockbrokers, and financial planners. Through this network, they help clients meet their capital market’s objectives.
Panel Time: May 29, 11:35am-12:15pm
Summary: A financial services company and multinational investment bank, the company has offices in 41 countries. It provides various financial products and ser vices to corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. It operates through three segments. Company’s Institutional Securities segment provides institutions with investment ban king services such as capital raising and financial advisory services including mergers and acquisitions advisory, restructurings, real estate and project finance, and corporate lending. Its Wealth management segment provides financial and wealth planning services to its clients, who are primarily high net worth individuals. The Investment Management business provides asset management products and services in equity, fixed income, alternative investments, real estate investment, and private equity to institutional and retail clients through third party retail distribution channels, intermediaries and Morgan Stanley’s institutional distribution channel. Company is headquartered in New York, NY.
Panel Time: May 30, 4:30-5:00pm
Summary: In an ever-changing environment, MPressed adapts quickly to its clients’ needs by creating smart, efficient, digital marketing solutions. The company’s clients need results now and they need a reliable, trusted, and a credible team that will be running each sprint with them throughout their business journey.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:00-1:40pm
Summary: Murphy Oil Corporation, togethe r with its subsidiaries, operates as an oil and gas exploration and production company in the U.S., Canada, and internationally. It explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. Its areas of operation include Onshore in the Eag le Ford Shale, Tupper Montney (Canada), and Kaybob Duvernay (Canada), and Offshore in the Gulf of Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Vietnam and Cote d’Ivoire. Company is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:00-1:30pm
Summary: The National Association of Security Dealers Automated Quotations, is a US based stock market exchange that is the second largest by market cap globally. It operates as a technology company that serves capital markets and other industries worldwide. It operates in three segments: Capital Access Platforms, Financial Technology, and Market Services. The Capital Access Platforms segment sells and distributes historical and real – time market data, develops and licenses Nasdaq branded indices and financial products and also offers investor relations intelligence, governance solutions, and ESG solutions; and insights and workflow solutions. The Financial Technology segment offers a cloud-based platform to detect, investigate, and report money laundering and financial frauds; surveillance solutions. It also handles as sets, comprising cash equities, equity derivatives, currencies, various interest bearing securities, commodities, energy products, and digital currencies; and trade management and colocation services. The Market Platforms segment offers equity derivative trading and clearing, cash equity trading, fixed income and commodities trading and clearing, and currency trading services. NASDAQ is headquartered in New York, NY.
Panel Time: May 29, 2:25-3:05pm
Summary: Company provides highly engineered products and support services that facilitate the optimization of oil and natural gas well construction, well completions and field development strategies. Services are provided primarily to exploration and production companies for use in onshore and offshore wells, predominantly wells that have been drilled with horizontal laterals in both unconventional and conventional oil and natural gas formations. Its products and services are utilized in oil and natural gas basins throughout North America and in selected international markets, including Argentina, China, the Middle East and the North Sea. The Company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 1:00-1:30pm
Summary: The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is world’s largest securities exchange and the leading ETF exchange, hosting 82% of the S&P 500, as well as 70 of the biggest corporations in the world. It provides a central marketplace for investors to buy and sell stock, enabling companies to list their shares and raise capital fr om interested investors. It also acts as a gateway for companies that want to raise money by selling stock, and works with companies to meet both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ’ s disclosure requirements for publicly traded companies and other listing requirements. The NYSE is located in New York, NY.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:15-10:45am
Summary: A subsidiary of Nuveen (which is owned by TIAA), Nuveen ’ s Energy Infrastructure Credit (EIC) strategy provides private debt solutions to assist companies transitioning to a low carbon economy, while also ensuring energy security. Its strategy features a conservative approach to credit investing through cycles and an emphasis on downside risk mitigation with strong covenants and structural protection, contr acted cash flow, asset collateral, and a responsible investing lens. It also provides bespoke capital solutions with speed of execution and certainty of capital via significant anchor investment and support from Nuveen’s global platform which draws on the experience of 175+ infrastructure investment professionals with approximately $27bn in AUM across infrastructure credit and equity. Nuveen’s three major offices globally are Chicago (headquarters of Nuveen proper), Charlotte and New York (headquarters of parent TIAA).
Summary: Company is an independent full – service investment bank with a leading position in the Nordic capital markets, a strong international presence, and global placing power. Company has offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finla nd, the United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, the USA, Singapore and Australia. Company’s specialties include Research, Corporate Finance, Project Financing, Asset Broking, Online Trading, Merges and Acquisition, and Securities Trading. It is part of the Pareto Group, which also includes Pareto Asset Management and the Pareto Bank . Company is headquartered in Oslo, NO.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:50-11:30am
Summary: PEDEVCO Corp. (NYSE American: PED), is a publicly traded energy company engaged in the acquisition and development of strategic, high growth energy projects in the United States. PEDEVCO’s principal assets are its San Andres Asset located in the Northwest Shelf of the Permian Basin in eastern New Mexico, and its Denver-Julesberg (“D-J”) Basin Asset located in the D-J Basin in Weld and Morgan Counties, Colorado. PEDEVCO is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Presentation Time: May 28, 3:45-4:20pm
Summary: Company is boutique investment banking firm offering financial advisory services to the oil and gas industry, deliver ing specialized advice on mergers and acquisitions, asset transactions and valuations, and financings to the boards and managements of public, private and sovereign entities. Company has offices in Houston, TX and Denver, CO.
Presentation Time: May 29, 9:20-10:00am
Summary: Pontem is a specialized energy asset operating and investment firm that acquires, high-grades then opportunistically divests operated and non-operated energy interests located in the US. The Company is proud to promote America’s energy independence while providing for our partners principal protection and risk-adjusted capital appreciation. Pontem’s uniqueness lies in its cross-disciplinary team’s track record of efficiency by virtue of having engineering and investment skill sets comingled on its investment team.
Summary: Company is the world’s leading executive search firm dedicated to the energy industry. Over our 43 years, it has assisted more than 880 management teams and boards in 92 countries and conducted over 4,000 engagements. It specializes in helping companies and boards identify and attract talent around the world that will impact shareholder value. Among the industries company serves are upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas, oilfield services and equipment, power and utilities, energy transition and industrials. It has offices in Houston, TX, Chicago, IL and London, ENG.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:15-10:45am
Summary: Company provides loans to lower middle market companies. It is a specialty finance lender catering to small, private US based E&P companies, but also has the ability to finance deals up to $35 million in size. Company has also formed joint venture partnerships with several of our borrowers to acquire and develop assets. Its investment criteria focuses on asset quality and management team experience and involves examining prospective client company’s assets with existing production, low risk workovers and redevelopment projects and achievable development plans. Company is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 29, 3:55-4:35pm
Summary: Oilfield services company providing completions services to leading upstream oil and gas companies engaged in the exploration and production of North American unconventional oil and natural gas resources. The Company is headquartered in Midland, Texas
Panel Time: May 29, 3:55-4:35pm Panel Time: May 30, 9:30-10:10am
Summary: One of the largest providers of high specification mobile rig well services, cased hole wireline services and ancillary services in the U.S. Its services facilitate operations throughout the lifecycle of a well, including the completion, production, maintenance, intervention, workover and abandonment phases. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 12:30-1:00pm
Summary: A diversified financial services company that provides private client group, capital markets, asset management, banking, and other services to individuals, corporations, and municipalities in the U.S., Canada, and Europe. Its Private Client Group segment offers investment and portfolio management services, insurance and annuity products, and mutual funds; and support to third party product partners including sales and marketing support. The Capital Markets segment provides investment banking services including equity and debt underwriting, merger and acquisition advisory services; and fixed income and equity brokerage services. This segment also offers institutional sales, securities trading and equity research. The company’s Asset Management segment provides asset and portfolio management, and related administrative services to retail and institutional clients. Its Bank segment offers various types of loans, including securities based, commercial and industrial, commercial real estate and construction, real estate investment trust, residential mortgage and tax exempt loans; insured deposit accounts; retail and corporate deposit; and liquidity management products and services. The company is headquartered in St . Petersburg, FL.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:35am-12:15pm
Summary: Equity based firm that specializes in early-stage investment in companies leveraging frontier technologies in North America. From start-ups through commercial launches, the firm is active in all areas of the healthcare industry, including biotechnology, financial technology, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, diagnostics, healthcare services, healthcare IT and real estate.
Panel Time: May 28, 3:05-3:45pm
Summary: Reliant Recycling offers a full line of recycling services and has the ability to handle all types of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous metals. They service the recycling needs of customers through the efforts of a highly skilled team with an understanding of the industry. Reliant has a number of trucks, trailers, containers, and heavy machinery available for safe and efficient handling of your recyclable materials. Reliant’s locations on the Houma Navigational Canal and Mississippi River offer waterfront access to handle marine based recycling projects with on-site heavy lift and crawler crane services.
Panel Time: May 29, 8:00-8:40am
Summary: An independent oil and natural gas company that engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in Texas and New Mexico. The company’s activities are primarily focused on the Northwest Shelf and Yeso trend of the Permian Basin. Its acreage is primarily located on contiguous blocks in Yoakum County, Texas; and Eddy County, New Mexico. It is headquartered in Oklahoma City, OK.
Panel Time: May 29, 8:00-8:40am
Summary: Growth oriented independent exploration and production company engaged in oil and natural gas development, production, acquisition, and exploration activities currently focused in the Permian Basin. The Company’s primary drilling operations target the oil and liquids rich producing formations in the Northwest Shelf and Central Basin Platform in West Texas. The Company is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.
Panel Time: May 30, 9:30-10:10am
Summary: Company is an investment advisory firm dedicated to socially responsible investing. It serves families, consultants, financial advisors, and foundations. The firm applies environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria as it builds value oriented portfolios of small, mid and large sized companies. Its team of independent fiduciary advisors delivers a range of services from wealth management for individuals, equity strategies for institutions and individuals and investment advising for non-profits, foundations and 401(k) plan sponsors. Company employs a consistent proprietary process called the Riverwater Three Pillar Approach® which seeks to limit portfolio volatility and downside capture. It is headquartered in Milwaukee, WI.
Panel Time: May 30, 2:15-2:55pm
Summary: One of the world’s leading companies in offshore wind, the parent company is active across the entire value chain, from project conception and development to construction, operation and maintenance. Its subsidiaries are represented in countries including Japan, Scandinavia, America, China, France, Ireland, Italy, Spain, Turkey and Australia. Company now operates 19 offshore wind farms globally. Across the U.S., its projects include operating 9+ gigawatts of affordable wind and solar energy onshore and in 2022, it became the largest leaseholder in the New York Bight – a fixed bottom offshore 3-gigawatt area with the potential to power 1.1 million homes. Also in 2022, it won a lease area to develop up to 1.6 GW off the coast of Northern California. Company is currently collaborating with Greater New Orleans, Inc. and GNOwind Alliance to build a program that will accelerate the engagement of Louisiana’s supply chain with offshore wind. Its U.S. headquarters are in Falls Church, VA.
Panel Time: May 29, 8:45-9:15am
Panel Time: May 30, 1:00-1:30pm

Summary: Company is a global tax services and software provider, and is the largest firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. It provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Company’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,700 professionals and associates serves over 29,000 clients in more than 75 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. It is headquartered in Dallas, TX.
Panel Time: May 28, 3:05-3:45pm
Summary: Provides offshore contract drilling services to the oil and gas industry worldwide. It operates in three segments: Harsh Environment, Floaters, and Jack-ups Rigs. It owns and operates drill ships, semi-submersible rigs and jack-up rigs for operations in shallow and ultra-deep-water in benign and harsh environments. It serves oil super-majors, state-owned national oil companies, and independent oil and gas companies. Company is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda., and its U.S. offices are in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 10:15-10:45am
Summary: Company is a registered investment adviser focused on credit and special situations investments. It oversees the management of $30 billion of investable assets across multiple synergistic credit strategies: direct lending, capital s olutions, credit m arket opportunities, s pecial s ituations, struct ured c redit, real estate lending, and o pportunistic real e state. Company targets what it believes to be the best ideas from a broad network of sourcing relationships; underwrites risk – adjusted returns with industry and product expertise and seeks to optimi ze portfolio management with a wide lens on global credit markets. It is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.
Panel Time: May 30, 3:35p-4:30m
Summary: SLB launched Schlumberger New Energy to explore new businesses in low carbon or carbon neutral energy technologies. Its approach is to leverage its expertise in areas adjacent to SLB’s existing activities and use its global footprint and execution platform to deliver at scale. The segment focuses on five areas: Carbon solutions; Hydrogen; Geothermal and geoenergy; Energy storage; and Critical minerals. The Company’s U.S. headquarters are in Houston, TX.
Summary: Established in 2015, Socialsuite is an ESG and sustainability technology company with a clear mission: to empower corporations and nonprofits in measuring their impact on the world. Driven by a shared vision, the Company’s founders inaugurated Socialsuite’s Social Impact business to tackle a global issue—addressing the inefficiencies in social service providers’ ability to showcase the efficacy of their initiatives’ impact. Today, the Social Impact business thrives, boasting a customer base of over 75 nonprofits, including organizations such as Habitat for Humanity International. With offices in Austin, Texas, New York City, and Melbourne, Australia, Socialsuite commands a strong international presence with growth supported by backing from investors, including Salesforce Ventures, Tidal Ventures, and Pixiu Investments.
Panel Time: May 30, 8:45-9:25am
Summary: Company is an independent developer of low carbon solutions including industrial CO2 storage and hydrogen. With a portfolio of CCS and hydrogen projects in the U. K ., the U. S . and Norway, it is is advancing industrial decarbonization in sectors such as manufacturing, power generation, distilling, chemicals and others. Company is developing the Acorn CCS and Cromarty Hydrogen projects in the U. K ., Trudvang CCS in Norway and Harvest Bend CCS in Louisiana. Its headquarters are in London, ENG.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:00-1:40pm
Summary: An energy company focused on offshore oil and gas exploration and production and the development of future carbon capture and storage opportunities in the United States Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico and offshore Mexico. The company is committed to safe, reliable and responsible energy while providing energy solutions that are critical to modern society, including conventional resources and carbon management solutions to reduce industrial emissions. The Company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 29, 12:30-1:00pm
Summary: Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Texas Capital Bank, which is a full – service financial services firm that deli vers customized solutions to businesses, entrepreneurs, and individual customers. Company offers commercial banking; consumer banking; investment banking solutions, including capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and syndicated finance, as well as fin ancial sponsor coverage, capital solutions, and institutional services; and wealth management services, such as investment management, financial planning, lockbox and insurance, securities – based lending, estate planning, and business succession, as well as philanthropic, trustee and executor, custom credit, and depository services. It also provides deposit accounts, analyzed accounts, commercial card, SBA and business loans, packaged solutions, and merchant services; liquidity and investments, working capit al, international trade and payment, and treasury and credit products; and commercial real estate, homebuilder and community, and mortgage finance. Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Panel Time: May 30, 4:30-5:00pm
Summary: ThinAir Telematics, based in Houston, Texas, is the premier provider of ELD Compliance, fleet management and GPS tracking solutions for any size business. Its solutions offer real-time insight into mobile and fixed assets to reduce operational costs and improve customer service, safety, and security. ThinAir’s innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform combined with best-of-breed hardware provide a powerful and reliable solution for any mobile workforce. Its intuitive Web-based and mobile applications empower users to quickly adopt and realize rapid ROI. ThinAir’s flexible architecture allows tracking of vehicles, trailers and containers under one unified interface with easy integration of external systems and sensors for added value and insight.
Panel Time: May 28, 2:30-3:00pm
Summary: Provides offshore support and marine support services to the offshore energy industry worldwide through its fleet of anchor handling towing supply vessels, platform supply vessels, crew boats, utility vessels, and offshore tugs. Its vessels provide services including towing and anchor handling for mobile offshore drilling units; transporting supplies and personnel to and from offshore rigs; workover production activities; offshore construction, and seismic and subsea support as well as geotechnical survey support for windfarm construction; and pipe and cable laying. Company’s customers include independent exploration and production companies, foreign government-owned organizations; drilling contractors; offshore construction, windfarm development, diving, and well stimulation companies. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Summary: Housed in the A. B. Freeman School of B usiness , Tulane’s energy institute trains undergraduate and graduate students on the integration of energy markets, policies, technology and the environment. Students pursue cutting – edge research that drives vital change in the sector. The Institute pro vides additional opportunities to promote clean energy solutions forward through a yearly symposium. It is committed to developing a highly skilled pool of talent who can work successfully in the energy industry and related banking, consulting, financial, technology and trading firms. The Institute is located in New Orleans, LA.
Panel Time: May 29, 3:10-3:50pm
Summary: Energy company that acquires, explores for, develops, and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. Following its business combination with TransGlobe in October 2022, the Company owns a diverse portfolio of operated production, development and exploration assets across Gabon, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea and Canada. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Panel Time: May 30, 11:00-11:30am
Summary: An energy transition company that focuses on the production and distribution of conventional and alternative fuels. The Company engages in refining and distributing petroleum products comprising the mobile refinery and related operations. It sells ferrous and non-ferrous recyclable metal products, and markets Group III base oils and other petroleum based products, as well as provides transportation and marine salvage services. It is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Panel Time: May 29, 8:00-8:40am
Summary: Vital Energy, Inc. is an independent energy company with headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Vital’s business strategy is focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin of West Texas.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:00-1:40pm
Summary: Oil and natural gas producer with operations offshore in the Gulf of Mexico that has grown through acquisitions, exploration, and development. As of 3/31/24, the Company had working interests in 63 fields in federal and state waters and has approximately 693,900 gross acres across the outer continental shelf off the coasts of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi and Alabama. A majority of the Company’s daily production is derived from wells it operates. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Summary: Company covers a diverse and expanding group of sectors spanning a variety of market cap ranges, profitability characteristics, and growth profiles of the greatest interest to the financial community. It believes that within each sector there are numerous companies that are not fully understood by the investment community, as information flow has slowed or in many instances completely disappeared due to rapidly changing sellside dynamic s. It further believes that this unbalanced information flow among various companies makes it difficult for investors to find new investment ideas and prevents the efficient flow of information. Company seeks to bridge this gap by creating credible and consistent research to better connect companies with investors, and investors with companies. Sectors followed include Cannabis/Natural Products, Chemicals and Materials Technology, Consumer Products, Emerging Growth and Special Situations, Energy Transition and Sustainable Investing, Healthcare Services and Medical Devices, Natural Resources, Technology and Life Sciences. Company is headquartered in St. Petersburg, FL.
Panel Time: May 28, 1:45-2:25pm
Summary: Westlawn is a private investment firm based in Houston, TX focused on long-term investment in the global oil and gas industry. Westlawn acquires operated and non-operated interests in producing, development and exploration assets, as well as technologies that improve production. Westlawn has partnered with best-in-class management teams with proven track records of success in efforts to source, evaluate and execute investments across the United States (Lower 48, Gulf of Mexico and Alaska), Canada, Latin America, the Caribbeans and the Middle East.
Panel Time: May 30, 1:40-2:10pm
Summary: An energy technology company that is focused on developing battery grade natural graphite. The Company’s primary project is the Skeleton Graphite Plant that is under construction in east central Alabama. In addition, its Coosa Graphite Deposit is the most advanced natural flake graphite deposit in the contiguous U.S. and is located across 41,965 acres (~17,000 hectares) in Coosa County, Alabama. The Company is headquartered in Centennial, CO.

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