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Tuesday | The Estuary at The Water Institute, 1110 River Road S., Baton Rouge, LA
Registration & Continental Breakfast | 8:30 - 9:30 AM
Opening Remarks | 9:30 - 9:45 AM
Panel: Transporting Louisiana into the Future | 9:45 - 10:45 AM
This panel will analyze the changes in the local, national, and global marketplace that affect the movement of freight in and out of Louisiana and discuss how the State of Louisiana and the trade community are evolving to remain relevant in an increasingly competitive market.
MODERATOR: Kristiann App
PANELISTS: Armelle Honkou of PGS USA, Richard Tuebner of CKOR, Drew Tessier of Union Pacific, and Shawn Wilson of Louisiana Department of Transportation
Panel: Louisiana’s Energy Exports – Diverse & Impactful | 11 AM - 12 PM
A panel of distinguished energy leaders in Louisiana will discuss the different and growing types of energy exports from Louisiana. Just 15 years ago, infrastructure was being built to import energy into the state. Today, we are a major exporter of LNG, oil, biomass, and petrochemicals. This panel will discuss the development of the various energy export sectors, their economic impact on the state, and prospects for the future.
MODERATOR: Jason French of Tellurian, Inc.
PANELISTS: Maury Hudson of Louisiana Energy Export Association, Don Pierson of Louisiana Economic Development, Tyler Gray of Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, and Greg Bowser of Louisiana Chemical Association
LUNCHEON AND KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Louisiana: An Emerging Superpower in the Global LNG Market | 12 - 1:15 PM
Tellurian, Inc. CEO, Meg Gentle, will discuss the historic development of the LNG export
industry in Louisiana and the second wave of growth poised to make Louisiana an epicenter
of the global LNG trade.
Sponsorship and Speaking Opportunities
Would you like to place your brand at the center of it all? Sponsor one of our major events to be highlighted in the check-in area, at a corporate table with your guests, or even as a speaker on your area of expertise. Raise the bar – build awareness among Louisiana’s international business community.
Contact Meaghan McCormack to discuss upcoming sponsorship opportunities.