Petroleum Industry Expert Lecture Series

Sponsored by Halliburton
A unique learning and networking experience for students

Directed by Jack Christiansen, the Petroleum Technology Initiative welcomes students, faculty, alumni and industry partners to the Petroleum Industry Expert Lecture Series held at the University of Houston main campus.

Each session features a dynamic industry-recognized expert, whose presentation focuses on a trending industry topic. Audience participation is encouraged through networking sessions and roundtable discussions. Table hosts, who are professionals from oil and gas operating, engineering and service companies, lead the networking sessions and roundtable discussions.

The Fall Semester 2014 Petroleum Industry Expert Lecture is coming soon!

This event is open to all University of Houston undergraduate and graduate students and faculty from Technology, Engineering, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Business, and Law. UH Alumni and industry partners are also welcome.

Topic: The Global Oil and Gas Business: An Introduction to Deepwater Development
Keynote Speaker: Christopher M. Barton, Global Offshore Business Development, Senior Vice President, Wood Group Mustang

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Where: University of Houston Hilton Hotel, Conrad Hilton Ballroom

Register to attend - Space is limited

We are looking forward to meeting you at the event!


April 15, 2014
Petroleum Industry Expert Lecture Series dinner and Program took place at Hilton University of Houston - Shamrock Ballroom. More than 100 students from the Colleges of Technology, Engineering, Math and Natural Science, Law, Business registered and attended. Read more at http://www.uh.edu/technology/news-events/stories/2014/april/042814-expert-series.php.

November 6, 2013
Petroleum Industry Expert Lecture Series dinner and Program where more than 130 students met oil and gas industry professionals and developed networking experience took place at the UH Hilton Waldorf Astoria Ballroom. Read more at http://www.uh.edu/technology/news-events/stories/2013/december/120913-pti-expert-dinner.php.