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Building a Sustainable Energy Future
Tuesday, March 05, 2019, 02:00pm - 03:00pm

How would you spend $1 billion a year?
Research and collaborate to build a sustainable energy future.

Join us for insights from Shell Global Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President Technology Yuri Sebregts.


Tuesday, March 5, 2019
2 – 3 p.m.
Peter O’Donnell Building (POB), Avaya Auditorium

Shell executive Yuri Sebregts overseas an annual budget of $1 billion for research and development. As chief technology officer he strives to finance R&D projects and initiatives that balance the urgent actions needed to combat climate change with the life affirming prosperity of extending access to energy across the globe. In today’s discussion, Sebregts will outline the role of technology in the worldwide energy transition.

Student moderators:

  • Karan Jerath, Petroleum Engineering, Class of 2019, United Nations Young Leader, Forbes 30 Under 30 – Energy
  • Joan Scheirman, McCombs MBA Candidate, Class of 2020



Location: Peter O’Donnell Building (POB), Avaya Auditorium