Michael Webber: Changing the Way Business Thinks About Energy, Texas Enterprise Speaker Series, April 16, 2013
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In a lecture for the Texas Enterprise Speaker Series, Dr. Michael Webber will identify the key trends that are reshaping the energy sector, including economic and population growth, industrialization, ...
In a lecture for the Texas Enterprise Speaker Series, Dr. Michael Webber will identify the key trends that are reshaping the energy sector, including economic and population growth, industrialization, an expanding electrical grid, smarter energy systems, and a policy push for domestic, low-carbon, and renewable fuels. Dr. Webber is the Josey Centennial Fellow in Energy Resources, Co-Director of the Clean Energy Incubator at the Austin Technology Incubator, and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
The discussion will focus on how a new found shift in economic philosophy is creating new business opportunities in the energy sector, allowing companies to increase profit margins while decreasing resource consumption — which will simultaneously boost the economy and protect the environment. Attendees will learn how to put their businesses in an ideal position to succeed in the rapidly changing energy industry.
You Will Learn -
• How your business can be in a better position to succeed in a rapidly changing energy industry and turbulent environmental and world economic environment.
• How to prepare for a world with different price curves, different environmental regulations, and new sources of energy.
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