Stephen Wu, Attorney with Silicon Valley Law Group – California

Professor Tracy Pearl, Texas Tech School of Law – Kansas

Preetha Chakrabarti, Attorney with Crowell and Moring (NY Office) – New York

Diana Jeschke, Attorney with Crowell and Moring (DC Office) – Washington DC

Professor Andrew Thomas, Cleveland State University – Ohio

Andrew Owens, Director of Regulatory Research – Entergy Services

Professor Susan Sakmar, University of Houston Law Center – Texas

Chris Wolfe, Attorney with HaynesBoone – Houston, Texas

Andrew Martin, Attorney with Davidson Summers – Shreveport, LA

Professor Patrick Ottinger – Lafayette, Louisiana

Will Russ, Attorney with Barnes and Thornburg – Texas

Professor Bryant Smith, University of South Carolina – South Carolina

Simon Mahan, Wind Energy Foundation – Lafayette



8:00-8:20 am

Opening Remarks


Panel 1. The Impact and Implementation of Solar Energy and Grid-scale Storage

8:45-10:00 am


10-10:15 am

Panel 2. Wind Energy and its Future in the Energy Market

10:15-11:45 am


 11:45-12:45 pm

Panel 3. Fracking and LNG Exports

 12:45-2:00 pm


 2:00-2:15 pm

Panel 4. The Vehicle of Tomorrow: Questions Surrounding Autonomous Vehicles

2:15-3:30 pm

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