Discussion with Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library
The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a discussion on the state of the energy sector with Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc. Mr. van Beurden delivered a keynote speech followed by an on-stage conversation with Dr. Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS and Founder, Cambridge Energy Research Associates.
Center Director Jason Bordoff then moderated a panel on Future Trends in Energy Geopolitics. Participants included Carlos Pascual, Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy and former Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, U.S. State Department; Jean-Francois Poupeau, Executive Vice President, Schlumberger; Mona Sutphen, Partner, Macro Advisory Partners and former White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy; and Dr. Daniel Yergin.
Selected press coverage
The Telegraph: Shell urges Obama to end 40-year oil export ban
Argus Media: Shell pursues US shale despite 'indigestion': CEO