Fourth Annual Energy and Trade Forum

Fourth Annual Energy and Trade Forum

US/China Energy and Trade

Agenda

Tulane Center for Energy Law and the Tulane Energy Institute 
presents
The Fourth Annual Energy and Trade Forum: U/S China
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October 17-18, 2019
Tulane Law School - John Giffen Weinmann Hall
 6329 Freret Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
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Thursday, October 17th
9:00am - 10:00amRegistration
10:00am - 10:15am
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Welcome and Opening Remarks
David Meyer
Dean, Tulane University Law School
New Orleans, LA

Kim Talus
James McCulloch Chair in Energy Law
Director, Center for Energy Law
Tulane University Law School

Hsieh ST
Director, US-China EETC
New Orleans, LA

10:15am - 11:45am
(90 mins)

Investing in the United States and Louisiana in Times of Uncertainty 
Eric Smith - Moderator
Associate Director Tulane Energy Institute
Tulane University A. B. Freeman School of Business
New Orleans, LA

Dr. Charles Yao
CEO of YCI Methanol One, LLC
Houston, TX

Jerry Jones
Bradley Murchison Kelly & Shea
Baton Rouge, LA

John Houghtaling
Gauthier Murphy & Houghtaling, LLC
Metairie, LA
11:45am - 1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm - 1:30pm
(30 mins)
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Future World Demand for LNG and Cheniere's Response
Anatol Feygin
Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Cheniere Energy
Houston, TX  
1:30pm - 2:30pm
(60 mins)
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LNG and Uncertainty: Markets, Contracts and Projects
Kim Talus - Moderator
James McCulloch Chair in Energy Law
Director, Center for Energy Law
Tulane University Law School


Anatol Feygin
 
Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Cheniere Energy, Inc. 
Houston, TX

Matthew Rasmussen

Senior Counsel, ExxonMobil
Spring, TX

Luke Burns
Baker Botts, LLP
Houston, TX
2:30pm - 3:00pmBreak
3:00pm - 5:00pm
(120 mins)
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Tariff Negotiations and Energy: State of Play and the Way Forward
Hsieh ST - Moderator 
Director, US-China EETC
New Orleans, LA

Barry Worthington - Moderator 

Executive Director, United States Energy Association
Washington, DC 

Jing He
Second Secretary, formerly in the General Office of National Development & Reform Commission
Embassy of the People's Republic of China
Washington, DC

Yang Guang
Second Secretary, formerly Associate Researcher in Energy Research Institute of National Development & Reform Commission
Embassy of the People's Republic of China
Washington, DC


Katharine Ehly
Senior Policy Advisor
CLNG/Natural Gas Supply Association 
Washington, DC

Brad Lambert
Deputy Secretary of Louisiana Economic Development
Baton Rouge, LA
5:00pm - 5:15pmConcluding Thoughts 
Kim Talus
James McCulloch Chair in Energy Law
Director, Center for Energy Law
Tulane University Law School
 5:15pm - 6:15pmReception 
Friday, October 18th
9:00am - 9:30amRegistration/Check-in
9:30am - 11:00am
Student Debate
Topic:
Resolved, A centralized government agency should solely manage the supply of natural gas available to state domiciled LNG export facilities through the approval of both intra and interstate pipelines as well as international pipelines

Students participating from both Tulane University Law School and the A.B. Freeman School of Business



















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