Event


EIA's Take on the Energy Markets - with Adam Sieminski

November 16, 2016, 5:30 - 8:00 PM EDT
Consulate General of Canada
1251 Avenue of the Americas (Sixth Avenue between 49th and 50th Streets)
Concourse Level, Canada Room – from the 1251 lobby, please take the escalator next to the Au Bon Pa
New York City, NY 10020

Please join us for a presentation and discussion on the U.S. Energy Information Administration's view and outlook on the energy markets with EIA administrator, Adam Sieminski. The discussion will be moderated by Carolyn Kissane, NY Energy Forum board member and director of the Center for Global Affairs at New York University.

SPEAKER: 

Adam Sieminski

Adam Sieminski was sworn in on June 4, 2012, as the eighth administrator of the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). From March 2012 to May 2012, while awaiting confirmation as EIA administrator, Mr. Sieminski served as senior director for energy and environment on the staff of the National Security Council. From 2005 until March 2012, he was the chief energy economist for Deutsche Bank, working with the Bank's global research and trading units. Among other positions, he was a senior adviser to the Energy and National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a nonpartisan policy think tank in Washington, DC. In 2006, Secretary of Energy Samuel Bodman appointed Mr. Sieminski to the National Petroleum Council (NPC), an advisory group to the secretary of energy, where he helped author the NPC's Global Oil and Gas Study: The Hard Truths.

MODERATOR:

Carolyn Kissane

Dr. Carolyn Kissane serves as the Academic Director of the graduate program in Global Affairs at the Center for Global Affairs and is a Clinical Associate Professor where she teaches graduate level courses examining the geopolitics of energy, comparative energy politics, energy, environment and resource security, a regional course focusing on Central Asia.

She is Coordinator of the Energy and Environment concentration at the Center and is faculty adviser to the Energy Policy International Club. Dr. Kissane was awarded the esteemed NYU Excellence in Teaching Award in 2007, the SCPS Award for Teaching Excellence in 2009, and nominated for the NYU-wide Distinguished Teaching Award in 2008, 2009 and 2016.

She was named Breaking Energy’s Top Ten New York Women in Energy and Top Ten Energy Communicator. She hosts Fueling our Future, an energy series she moderates which brings in energy and environment experts for conversation and debate.  She serves on the boards of the New York Energy Forum, New York Energy Week, and the Clean Start Advisory Board.

Dr. Kissane received her Ph.D. from Columbia University.

PROGRAM:

5:30 - 6:00 PM: Registration
6:00 - 7:30 PM: Presentation and Discussion
7:30 - 8:00 PM: Reception

COST:

$40.00 for General Admission
$10.00 for Academic/Military
$0.00 for Energy Forum Sponsors
$0.00 for Energy Forum Subscribers

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