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Energy and the Economy: Reshuffling the Energy Deck

Oklahoma City

The eighth joint energy conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Banks of Dallas and Kansas City focused on improving supply chains as well as the outlook for global energy markets and capital allocation in the energy transition. Participants included business leaders, central bankers, government officials, academics and financial market representatives.
7:45 a.m. Registration and breakfast
8:45 a.m. Introductory comments
  Chad Wilkerson, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch
8:50 a.m. Opening remarks
  Jeffrey Schmid, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
9:05 a.m. Session I: Outlook for Global Energy Markets


Chair: Kunal Patel, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

10:20 a.m. Break
10:35 a.m. Session II: Improving Supply Chains to Advance Energy Transition


Chair: David Rodziewicz, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

11:50 a.m. Lunch break
12:25 p.m. Fireside Chat
  Lorie Logan, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Moderator: Greg Armstrong, Plains All American Pipeline
Introduction: Chiara Scotti, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
1:00 p.m. Break
1:15 p.m. Session III: Allocating Capital in the Energy Transition


Chair: Jamie Garcia, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

  • Shifts in capital allocation among oil companies: Arjun Murti, Veriten | Presentation
  • Large diversified energy lender: Jeff Ard, Citi
  • Renewable Energy Lender: Lorenzo Landini, CoBank
2:30 p.m. Break
2:40 p.m. Session IV: Panel discussion with energy sector executives

Moderator: Chad Wilkerson


3:55 p.m. Closing Remarks

Kunal Patel
Chad Wilkerson

4:00 p.m. Adjourn
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