April 27, 2022


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Perspectives on the pathway from invention to value delivery: A moderated discussion from the startup and investor perspective.


Join us for an engaging evening with two distinguished members of Houston’s energy technology and innovation scene, as we explore the challenges faced in bringing innovative technologies from conceptual ideas to commercial reality. Our guests will share their experiences and insights drawn from successful ventures and some great ideas that just didn’t work out, will contribute their thoughts on greatest unmet needs for inventors to tackle today. Their personal stories will help illuminate the importance of incorporating customer input early in the innovation process, and in focusing not only on inventing a product or technology, but on “inventing” a business which is valuable to both customers and investors.

Innovate 2022


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Sudhendu Kashikar, Former CEO, Reveal Energy Services
Speaker Sudhendu Kashikar, Former CEO, Reveal Energy Services

SUDHENDU (KASH) KASHIKAR is the former CEO of Reveal Energy Services. He has more than 25 years’ experience in solving technology and business challenges. Before joining Reveal in October 2016, Mr. Kashikar served as Vice President at MicroSeismic, and SILIXA supervising the commercialization of new technology. During 20 years at Schlumberger, Mr. Kashikar had …

SUDHENDU (KASH) KASHIKAR is the former CEO of Reveal Energy Services. He has more than 25 years’ experience in solving technology and business challenges. Before joining Reveal in October 2016, Mr. Kashikar served as Vice President at MicroSeismic, and SILIXA supervising the commercialization of new technology. During 20 years at Schlumberger, Mr. Kashikar had leading technology, operations, and business development roles. Holding several patents, he earned a MS in petroleum engineering from the University of Oklahoma.
Hossam Elbadawy, Managing Director and Technology Parther, SCF Ventures
Hossam is a Managing Director and Technology Partner at SCF and has been with
the firm since 2018. He leads the firm’s SCF Venture portfolio, including deal
evaluation and execution of new investment opportunities and works with SCF
portfolio companies on energy technology deals and technology strategy. Before
joining SCF, Hossam founded O&G Technologies; a Houston-based technology
incubator. He has over 29 years of experience in the energy sector, technology
development, and commercialization. Hossam has served as Senior Operating
Partner at Lime Rock Partners and as CEO of Tercel Oilfield Products, which was
successfully sold in May 2016. Earlier, Hossam spent 17 years at Schlumberger,
serving as Vice President of Manufacturing and managing the company’s leading-
edge Rosharon Technology Center and the Houston Product Center. Hossam
received an MBA and Masters in Engineering from Northwestern University and a
Bachelor’s degree from Ain Shams University, Egypt.
Moderator: John Jeffers, Co-Founder, Revolution Turbine Technologies
John is a broad-thinking and highly curious energy industry innovator who has

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Speaker: Hossam Elbadawy, Managing Director and Technology Parther, SCF Ventures
Speaker Hossam Elbadawy, Managing Director and Technology Parther, SCF Ventures

Hossam is a Managing Director and Technology Partner at SCF and has been with the firm since 2018. He leads the firm’s SCF Venture portfolio, including deal evaluation and execution of new investment opportunities and works with SCF portfolio companies on energy technology deals and technology strategy. Before joining SCF, Hossam founded O&G Technologies; …

Hossam is a Managing Director and Technology Partner at SCF and has been with the firm since 2018. He leads the firm’s SCF Venture portfolio, including deal evaluation and execution of new investment opportunities and works with SCF portfolio companies on energy technology deals and technology strategy. Before joining SCF, Hossam founded O&G Technologies; a Houston-based technology incubator. He has over 29 years of experience in the energy sector, technology development, and commercialization. Hossam has served as Senior Operating Partner at Lime Rock Partners and as CEO of Tercel Oilfield Products, which was successfully sold in May 2016. Earlier, Hossam spent 17 years at Schlumberger, serving as Vice President of Manufacturing and managing the company’s leading-edge Rosharon Technology Center and the Houston Product Center. Hossam received an MBA and Masters in Engineering from Northwestern University and a Bachelor’s degree from Ain Shams University, Egypt.

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Speaker: John Jeffers, Co-Founder, Revolution Turbine Technologies - Moderator
Speaker John Jeffers, Co-Founder, Revolution Turbine Technologies - Moderator

John is a broad-thinking and highly curious energy industry innovator who has dedicated more than 30 years to tackling some of the most difficult and challenging E&P and business and technology challenges with Mobil/ExxonMobil, Schlumberger and Southwestern Energy. Lately, he devotes his personal energy to mentoring and advising energy startups, particularly …

John is a broad-thinking and highly curious energy industry innovator who has dedicated more than 30 years to tackling some of the most difficult and challenging E&P and business and technology challenges with Mobil/ExxonMobil, Schlumberger and Southwestern Energy. Lately, he devotes his personal energy to mentoring and advising energy startups, particularly those solving energy transition challenges, and recently joined Revolution Turbine Technologies, a clean energy startup, as Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer. John is a geologist with degrees from Dartmouth College and Rice University.

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Innovate Committee

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Date and Time

Wed, April 27, 2022

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Location

The Cannon

1334 Brittmoore Road
Houston, TX 77043
United States of America



Group(s): Innovate