September 25, 2017

Petro Diplomacy: Navigating the New Oil Era

September 25, 2017

The international oil industry is in the midst of writing a new chapter in its long-storied history, with a massive restructuring underway to meet the challenges of a new lower oil price world. The conference, “Petro Diplomacy: Navigating the New Oil Era,” focused on critical issues facing the oil industry against the background of the shifting economic and political landscape in the region.

Panel Discussion: Political and Economic Flashpoints for Oil Markets

Jason Bordoff, Founding Director, Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

Elena Ianchovichina, Acting Chief Economist, MENA, World Bank

Ibrahim Al-Muhanna, Energy Consultant, Vice Chair for the Middle East, World Energy Council; Member of the Board of Directors, AGSIW

Jean-François Seznec, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center, Atlantic Council

Karen E. Young, Senior Resident Scholar, AGSIW (Moderator)

Keynote Speaker:

Anna Rubino, Author, Journalist, Historian

Petro Diplomacy 2017: Navigating the New Oil Era