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Energy in Texas: Threats and Opportunities

2013 Legislative Summit

2013 Legislative Summit

Energy in Texas: Threats and Opportunities

Presented by

the Institute for Policy Innovation and
the Maguire Energy Institute at the SMU Cox School of Business


Energy is both a state as well as a federal issue, and Texas is leading the way in developing policies that expand and enhance drilling, transportation and refining capacities.

In this private, invitation-only briefing for Texas legislators, energy industry experts will walk participants through the basics of oil and gas extraction, transportation, refining and environmental concerns, as well as explore legislative implications.

As a Texas lawmaker, if you want to be up to speed on the key energy issues for the upcoming legislative session, you need to attend this briefing.

Featured Speakers

The Honorable Jim Keffer—Texas House of Representatives, HD 60
The Honorable David Porter—Texas Railroad Commissioner
Bruce Bullock—Maguire Energy Institute
Bill Keffer—Miller, Keffer, Pedigo/Texas Legislative Associates
James Mann—Duggins, Wren, Mann & Romero
Merrill Matthews, Ph.D.—Institute for Policy Innovation
Lynn Lyon—Pioneer Natural Resources
Bernard Weinstein, Ph.D.—Maguire Energy Institute


February 4, 2013
Doubletree Hotel, Bluebonnet Ballroom
303 W. 15th St., Austin, Texas

Briefing: 1:30 pm
Reception: 5:00 pm


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