Energy Leaders Series | Meaningful Emission Reduction Solutions and Decarbonization Pathways in the Energy Sector June 20, 2024 | Stanford Natural Gas Initiative| Stanford, CA

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Energy Leaders Series | Meaningful Emission Reduction Solutions and Decarbonization Pathways in the Energy Sector

The Energy Leaders Series comprises an exclusive group of key decision-makers, thought leaders and influencers across the value chain. This invitation-only event allows speakers and participants to engage in strategic dialogue to form solutions as part of a path forward, critical amidst an ongoing energy transition.

The focal points of the one-day meeting include:

  • What do we really know about gas emissions and how does that compare with emissions associated with wind and solar?
  • Are we able to calculate and balance emissions, cost and reliability in a realistic manner, to enable decarbonization and effectively integrate natural gas and renewables?

Stanford Series 2024 Speakers

By Invitation Only

The Energy Leaders Series, formerly known as City Series, is an invitation-only event aimed to be inclusive and all-encompassing by welcoming diverse viewpoints from participants within and outside of the industry for true debate, dialogue and formation of solutions. In partnership with universities from across the U.S., the one-day, content meetings provide an opportunity open exclusively to subject matter experts. 

By working closely with academic partners to develop groundbreaking programs, the Energy Leaders Series focuses on delivering scientifically-driven, data-rich insights into the most innovative and critical aspects of the energy sector. Participating in the Energy Leaders Series is an empowering journey centered on content, knowledge and a distinctive networking experience.

Interested in being part of the conversation? Apply here for consideration:

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Who could you meet?

API Aramco Azimuth Capital Management Baker Botts
Baker Hughes Black & Veatch Bloom Energy BP
California Hydrogen Business Council Constellation Davies Enbridge
ExxonMobil GTI Jefferies K&L Gates
Kairosaerospace Kinder Morgan Latitude Technologies LIFTE H2
MAP Nel Hydrogen PG&E Plug Power
Project Canary Schlumberger Siemens SNAM


  • “I thought the Stanford event was perfect in every way. I learned so much and met great people, and came back with the message that {our company} should definitely continue our sponsorship.”

    – Jennifer Stewart, Director of Climate and ESG Policy, API

  • “First time participation and it was an amazing experience. All topics were relevant and the openness in which complex issues were approached was refreshing.”




    - Elsa Valay-Paz, Vice President: Gas Acquisition, SoCalGas Company

  • “A day well spent debating the issues facing the energy sector with a broad group of stakeholders across the industry.”

    – Robert Schwiers, Chief Economist, Chevron

  • “I left in a much stronger position to be effective in my job and add value for my company.”

    – Nick Schulz, Director: Stakeholder Engagement, ExxonMobil

  • “This is the best industry forum for genuine, intelligent decarbonization discussions and thought leadership.”

    Jason Bennett, Partner, BakerBotts

  • “Different, sometimes conflicting perspectives are the genesis of a responsible and healthy business strategy.”




    Neal Patel, Managing Partner, CP2 Partners

  • “Great networking opportunity, can capture the pulse via cross-industry perspectives.”


    Joe Powell, Chief Scientist - Chemical Engineering, Shell

  • “Cutting edge, actionable insights from industry experts.”

    Chris Gould, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, and Managing Director, CTV Holdings, California Resources Corporation

  • “Energy Dialogues helps me understand the current state of industry and energy transition and where things are going. At the end of the conference I feel completely up to speed.”

    Jack Belcher, Principal, Cornerstone

  • “Collaborate correctly, all context – topped the charts on all fronts!”

    Michael Gardner, CEO, Aqaix

  • “The event was fantastic and provided an outstanding opportunity to learn about the carbon market from the best. Thanks for inviting experts in the field and for including multiple networking opportunities.”

    Ronit Erlitzki, Director of Business Development & Innovation, Chart Industries

  • “Great day of a vast array of topics.”

    Edward Herring, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, and John Spradling, Principal, Tailwater Capital