April 15, 2020


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Due to COVID-19, the event has been rescheduled, with the new date to be determined. Please check this page for future updates on the event. For any questions, please contact Thomas Shattuck at tshattuck@deloitte.com

Commissioner George P. Bush will discuss how the General Land Office supports the Texas economy and the energy industry including on issues ranging from safeguarding coastlines, recovering from hurricanes, supporting veterans, and managing the lands that are helping to drive the Texas oil and gas renaissance. His talk will focus on the innovations that have led the General Land Office to produce the highest total revenues of oil and gas for the state in Texas History and how the Texas model for energy production continues to keep Texas moving.

Join the business development study group at Vinson & Elkins’ Houston office to hear more about how the General Land Office generates revenues, invests in education, and supports the future of the Texas oil and gas industry.

SEASON PASS HOLDERS: You do not need to register for this event, as your Season Pass has automatically registered you for all 2019 – 2020 BD events.


Featured Speakers

Speaker: George Prescott Bush
Speaker George Prescott Bush
George Prescott Bush works to safeguard our Texas coastline and homes as well as ensure Texas veterans receive the benefits they’ve earned. He also oversees investments that earn billions of dollars for education while managing state lands to produce the oil and gas that helps make America energy-independent. Commissioner Bush …

George Prescott Bush works to safeguard our Texas coastline and homes as well as ensure Texas veterans receive the benefits they’ve earned. He also oversees investments that earn billions of dollars for education while managing state lands to produce the oil and gas that helps make America energy-independent. Commissioner Bush is also working to save the Alamo.


Commissioner Bush has dedicated his life to public service — working as a public-school teacher after graduating from Rice University, serving in Afghanistan as an officer in the U.S. Naval Reserve, and now as the 28th Land Commissioner of the Texas General Land Office.

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Date and Time

Wed, April 15, 2020

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


Location

Vinson & Elkins

1001 Fannin Street, Suite 2500
Houston, TX 77002