June 23, 2004


Dave Gibbs, President of TDC Energy, will discuss starting your own E&P from scratch:

  • What technical, financial, and management tools are needed?
  • Developing a business plan and strategy
  • What factors lead to his success?
  • What would he do differently?
  • What recommendations would he make to young engineers to prepare now?
  • How could an experienced professional get started?
  • How have the industry and the opportunities changed since he started his first company?

Raymond Weems, Director Oil & Gas Division at Macquarie Bank Limited will accompany Mr. Gibbs. Macquarie Bank has financed Mr. Gibbs in the past. Mr. Weems will discuss what he looks for in a deal and the attractive aspects that lead to the financing of Mr. Gibbs.

The evening will consist of a dinner forum followed by questions. Hotel Icon is Houston’s newest downtown premier venue. 

Walk-ins will be accepted on a space available basis.  Please arrive early, walk-ins are seated on a first come/first serve basis.

Featured Speakers



Brady Rodgers

Date and Time

Wed, June 23, 2004

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Event has ended
View Our Refund and Cancellation Policy


Hotel Icon

220 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002