Facing the Hard Truths About Energy

Speaker:
Lee R. Raymond Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Exxon Mobil Corporation; Chair, National Petroleum Council
Presider:
John Deutch Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Description

Lee Raymond will discuss the findings of the National Petroleum Council (NPC) study on Global Oil and Gas.  The study was requested by U.S. Secretary of Energy, Samuel W. Bodman, to address the ability of global oil and gas supplies to keep pace with growing world demand.

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Reception
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Meeting

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