Perspectives

Deloitte Energy Conference

For two days, energy executives, researchers, entrepreneurs, investors, and regulators from around the globe joined Deloitte's energy professionals for an in-depth analysis of key developments and challenges facing today’s global and domestic energy markets. Speakers represented a cross-section of the world's energy industry and the conference topics were of keen interest to energy company management, boards of directors, investors, and all other industry professionals.

2014 Deloitte Energy Conference

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2014 Energy Conference

On May 13-14, 2014, the Deloitte Center for Energy Solutions hosted more than 400 attendees at the 2014 Deloitte Energy Conference in Washington, DC, for an in-depth view of the diverse global energy landscape. Industry executives, investors, and regulators participated in thought-provoking interactions to address "A Global Industry … Competing Locally."

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Presentations available for review are linked to session titles in blue font.

Welcome and Opening

  • John McCue, Vice Chairman, U.S. Energy & Resources Leader, Deloitte LLP

Global Energy Outlook

  • John C. Mingé, Chairman and President, BP America, Inc.

Natural Gas: Fueling Business Globally

  • The Honorable Karen A. Harbert, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy
  • Peter J. Robertson, Independent Senior Advisor, Oil & Gas, Deloitte LLP

Sustainable Energy for All

  • Charles O. (Chad) Holliday Jr., Chair of the Executive Committee, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL)

Global Water Strategy

  • Gregory J. Koch, Director, Global Water Stewardship, The Coca-Cola Company

The Future of Coal

  • Hal Quinn, President and CEO, National Mining Association

North American Electricity Landscape

  • Tom Fanning, Chairman, President and CEO, Southern Company

Energy Regulatory Landscape

  • Walt Patterson, Associate Fellow, Chatham House and Visiting Fellow, University of Sussex

Energy Investment Environment

  • Eric Fornell, Vice Chairman, Energy & Power, Wells Fargo Securities
  • Jeffrey Holzschuh, Chairman, Institutional Securities, Morgan Stanley

Energy Technology Developments

  • Lee Davis, Executive Vice President and President, East Region, NRG Energy, Inc.
  • Mark M. Little, Senior Vice President and CTO, GE Global Research
  • Vikram Rao, Executive Director, Research Triangle Energy Consortium

Department of Energy:Perspectives on Energy Strategy

  • John MacWilliams, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Dr. Joseph A. Stanislaw, Independent Senior Advisor, Energy & Sustainability, Deloitte LLP

Concluding Perspectives

  • John McCue, Vice Chairman, U.S. Energy & Resources Leader, Deloitte LLP

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Presentations available for review are linked to session titles in blue font.

Meeting the Cyber Risk Challenge – A Secure, Vigilant, and Resilient Business Case

  • Adnan Amjad, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

Optimizing Finance Performance within the Power & Utilities Industry

  • Kevin McGowan, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Pepco Holdings, Inc.
  • Stanley Porter, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Sharon Virag, Vice President, CAO, AES Corporation

Is the Shale Revolution Turning America into an Energy Exporter?

  • Gary Hunt, General Manager, Deloitte MarketPoint LLC

Mexico Energy Reform – Creating Investment Opportunities

  • Jorge Castilla, Partner, Deloitte Consulting Mexico LLP
  • Antonio Damian, Partner, Deloitte Consulting Mexico LLP
  • Grant Poeter, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Bob Wicke, Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Avoiding a CIPwreck – Planning for NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection version 5 Compliance

  • Sharon Chand, Director, Deloitte & Touche LLP


Elective Session 1

Oil & Gas

  • John England, Vice Chairman, U.S. Oil & Gas Leader, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Scott Magzen, Partner, Deloitte Tax LLP
  • Jed Shreve, Principal, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP

Power

  • Jimmy E. Addison, Executive Vice President and CFO, SCANA Corporation
  • Albert Bates, Jr., Partner, Duane Morris LLP
  • Mark Cohen, Director, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP
  • Melissa A. Jones, CFO, Bechtel Power Corporation

Regulated Utilities and Rate Design

  • Eric Ackerman, Director, Alternative Regulation, Edison Electric Institute
  • Bill Graf, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Mark B. Lively, Consulting Engineer, Utility Economic Engineers
  • Dr. Philip R. O’Connor, President, PROactive Strategies, Inc. and former Chairman, Illinois Commerce Commission

Alternative Energy – From Alternative to Mainstream

  • Jane Allen, Partner, Global Renewable Energy Leader, Deloitte LLP
  • Ray Henger, CFO, OwnEnergy
  • Christopher Mansour, Vice President, Federal Affairs, Solar Energy Industries Association
  • Marlene Motyka, Principal, U.S. Alternative Energy Leader, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014 (continued)

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Elective Session 2

Energy Accounting, Financial Reporting and SEC Update

  • Christine Davine, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Bill Graf, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • David Horn, Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche
  • Tom Kilkenny, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

The Evolving Electric Sector – Business Models

  • Gregory E. Aliff, Vice Chairman and Senior Partner, Energy & Resources, Deloitte LLP
  • Andy Karsner, CEO, Manifest Energy
  • David Owens, Executive Vice President, Edison Electric Institute
  • Dan Yates, CEO and Founder, Opower

Shifting North American – Integrated Energy Markets

  • Tom Choi, Practice Leader, Deloitte MarketPoint LLC
  • George Given, Practice Leader, Deloitte MarketPoint LLC
  • Jairam Gopal, Senior Manager, Deloitte MarketPoint LLC
  • Martin Lin, Senior Manager, Deloitte MarketPoint LLC

“The Internet of Things” – Opportunity or Threat for the Utility Sector?

  • David Dollihite, Specialist Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Rob Harmon, President and CEO, EnergyRM
  • Val Jensen, Senior Vice President, Customer Operations, ComEd
  • Jim Steffes, Senior Vice President and Retail Regional President, Northeast, NRG Energy, Inc.

Keynote Luncheon – Oil Security 2025: U.S. National Security Policy in an Era of Domestic Abundance

  • Admiral Dennis C. Blair, United States Navy (Ret.), Former Director of National Intelligence and Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Command

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