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CERAWeek 2011 -- Leading the Way: Energy Strategies for a World of Change
2:44 PM MST | January 24, 2011 | IHS Online Pressroom
As the world begins to look beyond the economic downturn, it will face the substantial challenge of global energy demand that is expected to increase by up to 40 percent by 2030. Driven by policy, markets, technology, price, climate concerns and recognition of the sheer scale necessary to support the energy needs of a growing world, the energy system will certainly be reshaped. With much of the energy infrastructure that will be needed to meet that demand yet to be built, the energy industry faces an enormous challenge.
How the industry can adapt in an era of persistent change will be the focus of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates’ (IHS CERA) 30th annual executive conference, CERAWeek 2011, Leading the Way: Energy Strategies for a World of Change, to be held March 7-11, 2011, in Houston. The world’s premier energy conference, CERAWeek 2011 will convene an international group of more than 200 industry, policy and financial leaders, along with leading IHS CERA analysts, to explore the implications for strategies and investment that will shape an uncertain future.
“As the immediacy of the Great Recession passes there is a renewed sense of the enormous challenge of energy demand growth that the world will experience over the next two decades,” said IHS CERA Chairman Daniel Yergin. “This will be a time of great challenges but also opportunity as the industry works to meet the demands of a growing world with new investment and technologies. CERAWeek 2011 will provide participants with the insight and perspective necessary to navigate this ever-changing landscape.”
CERAWeek 2011 will feature addresses from a number of prominent leaders, including:
The conference will be held March 7-11, 2011 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in Houston, Texas. Further information and delegate registration is available at www.ceraweek.com.
Members of the media interested in registering for CERAWeek 2011 are required to apply for accreditation. Please send your name, organization, phone, email, and organization Web site to firstname.lastname@example.org . Once IHS CERA has confirmed your eligibility, you will receive additional instructions that will enable you to complete your registration online.
About IHS CERA 
IHS CERA is a leading advisor to energy companies, consumers, financial institutions, technology providers and governments. IHS CERA (www.cera.com ) delivers strategic knowledge and independent analysis on energy markets, geopolitics, industry trends, and strategy. IHS CERA is based in Cambridge, Mass., and has offices in Bangkok, Beijing, Calgary, Dubai, Johannesburg, Mexico City, Moscow, Mumbai, Oslo, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco, Tokyo and Washington, DC.
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International group of industry, policy and financial leaders set to convene 30th annual IHS CERA energy conference in Houston
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