Houston Climate Change Summit sponsored by the Center for Houston’s Future | GEC 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

KPMG and the Center for Houston’s Future will bring together senior energy executives, climate experts and other thought leaders for the Houston Climate Change Summit to start a dialogue on harnessing Houston’s industry expertise to address global warming. This is an opportunity to join peers in developing common understandings and discussing opportunities for actionable next steps. This conversation on Houston’s role in addressing climate change will send a clear message that energy companies and stakeholders are actively managing the Future of Energy.


9:00 am - 10:00 am  Visions of our Energy Future CEO discussion on the impact of climate change on our energy future
10:00 am - 11:00 am What needs to happen to achieve Paris Overview on status of climate reductions and where reductions will be achieved
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Role of Energy Technology in Achieving Climate Reductions How does Energy differ from other sectors in the pace of innovation
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Keynote
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Energy Chief Innovation Officers Panel What are we doing and what would it take to achieve carbon reductions
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Houston's Competitive Advantages in dealing with Climate How can Houston become the Climate Change Solutions Capital of the World
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Grand Challenges in Meeting our Climate Change goals Group breakouts