Energy Forward 2016

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business Energy Group Conference
April 15th, 2016
The University Club, Chicago

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2016 Energy Forward Conference

April 15th, 2016 | The University Club, Chicago


Please join us for Chicago Booth’s Energy Forward 2016 conference as we examine the trends and opportunities that are defining the energy markets this year and beyond.

You’ll gain insights from industry leaders, network with investors and practitioners, and plant yourself firmly in the center of Chicago’s energy community.  Topics and questions addressed will include: the outlook for US oil markets and upstream activity, outlook for the US power sector, venture capital and private equity activity in energy, energy policy development and the effect on markets, and innovative new energy business models.

Secure your tickets in advance to guarantee participation. 

Thank you to our generous sponsors, including ChevronNextEra EnergyStrategy&, FMC TechnologiesDenham CapitalExelon, and the the Energy Policy Institute at University of Chicago.  If you are interested in becoming a corporate sponsor, please contact the organizers for more information.

Platinum Sponsors:

CVX Gold






Gold Sponsor:





Silver Sponsors:

  FMC Logo


Bronze Sponsor:

     Exelon Corp.

Academic Partner:

 EPIC logo



Friday, April 15th, 2016

  • Registration: 8:30 – 9:00 AM
  • Opening Remarks: 9:00 – 9:15 AM
  • Panel Session 1: 9:15 – 10: 15 AM
  • Panel Session 2: 10:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Lunch: 11:30 – 12:15 PM
  • Keynote 1: 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
  • Panel Session 3 & 4: 1:15 – 2:15 PM
  • Panel Session 5: 2:30 – 3:30 PM
  • Keynote 2: 3:45 – 4:30 PM
  • Cocktail Reception and Networking: 4:30 – 6:00 PM

Conference to be held at the University Club, downtown Chicago. See the Location page for more information and logistics. Please note, the University Club enforces a business casual dress code for events held there.