April 9, 2020


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ABSTRACT of Presentation

 DUE TO THE ONGOING CORONA VIRUS RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. 

Commissioner Christi Craddick will address the opportunities for the Texas oil and gas industry in the coming year.  She will highlight record production numbers, employment and tax revenues over the past year and also talk about the economic impact Texas oil and gas producers make. Commissioner Craddick will also talk about the Railroad Commission of Texas and efforts she has undertaken to modernize the agency and make it more efficient through the Oilfield Relief Initiative. Finally, she will touch on international trade and the importance of the state's infrastructure, including our ports, roads and pipelines.

 

MENU

MIXED GREENS SALAD

BLACKENED SNAPPER

 
If you have special dietary needs (allergies, religious, etc.), please include special meal requests in the "Comments" section during the registration process.                                                                                                

Registration & Walk-ins 

All attendees are encouraged to register and pay online for this event.  This is a more efficient means of registering for the event and enables the registration process at the meeting to move much faster.  Walk-in space is available on a seat-limited basis at a fee $5 more than the on-line registration fee.

Parking for this event
 
The TOTAL Plaza building (1201 Louisiana Street across from the Houston Hyatt Regency Hotel) is connected to the downtown Houston tunnel system.  Using the tunnel system, those working downtown can walk to our meeting in air-conditioned comfort.
 
If you will drive to this meeting, the following summarizes available parking:
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The image above shows how to access the valet parking area at the new location of the Petroleum Club. Enter from Milam Street and exit onto Louisiana Street.  Parking fee for this valet parking is $15. Be sure to get discount parking sticker at registration table if you use this valet parking service.
 
Surface parking lots are available to the south of the TOTAL Plaza building (between this building and the former EXXON Building), including one surface lot adjacent to the TOTAL Plaza Building - pay at meter (cost ~ $9).  Other surface lots in the area cost $8 - $9 and they frequently are full by mid-morning.
 
Parking is also available in the Hyatt Regency Hotel parking garage across the street.  Prices vary depending on time in the garage.  Cost for 2 hours of parking is $12.  Parking is also available via valet at the Louisiana Street entrance of the hotel.  Cost is about $10. 
 
 

Featured Speakers

Speaker: Christi Craddick, Commissioner, Texas Railroad Commission
Speaker Christi Craddick, Commissioner, Texas Railroad Commission
Christi Craddick is one of the 3 commissioners of the Texas Railroad Commission. Since 2012, she has pushed to maximize the RRC’s effectiveness and efficiency to support the energy industry that is driving the state’s unparalleled economic success. She has repeatedly proven that sensible regulations and careful listening can foster ...

Christi Craddick is one of the 3 commissioners of the Texas Railroad Commission.


Since 2012, she has pushed to maximize the RRC’s effectiveness and efficiency to support the energy industry that is driving the state’s unparalleled economic success. She has repeatedly proven that sensible regulations and careful listening can foster innovation and solidify Texas’s leadership in the energy sector.


As part of her efforts to modernize the agency, Craddick championed an Information Technology overhaul at the Commission, sought improvements to upgrade the Geographic Information System, increased public access to the agency’s data, and sped up inspections and permitting times.


During her career as an attorney, she specialized in oil and gas, water, tax issues, electric deregulation and environmental policy.


She earned her Bachelor’s Degree and Doctorate of Jurisprudence from UT - Austin.  She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, resides in Austin with her daughter, Catherine, and is an active member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church.

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Organizer

Barry Faulkner

Email: barryf1944@gmail.com ;


Phone: (281) 627-8790


Date and Time

Thu, April 9, 2020

11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Registration has ended

If you do not have a full-time job in the oil and gas industry, are a full-time student or Member in Transition (MiT) member, and you do not see a discounted registration fee for students/MiT regarding this event, please contact the GCS manager at spe-gcs@spe.org.


Location

Petroleum Club

TOTAL Plaza, 1201 Louisiana St, 35th Floor
Houston, Texas 77002



Group(s): General Meeting