TCU Energy Institute

2016 Upcoming Events:

Fall 2016 The Ken W. Davis Jr. Leaders in Energy Speaker Series will be Wed. Oct. 19, 2016 at the Kelly Alumni Center. Our special guest will be Robert Bryce, best-selling author of “Smaller, Faster, Lighter, Denser, Cheaper”. Please RSVP for this free event to

The Year of Energy 2015-2016:

Plans for the “Year of Energy” at TCU included “TheGlobal Impacts of Unconventional Energy Resources” A GLOBAL CONFERENCE during the Fall, 2015, featuring representatives from over a dozen countries (here). Keynote speaker: The Wall Street Journal’s Russell Gold, best-selling author of The Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World

Spring 2016:

April 16 TCU Energy Institute Board of Advisors Meeting Dr. Larry Brogdon, chair

April 16 TCU Energy Institute Awards Dinner Industry awards, energy minor certificates

April 25 Energy Club Cookout and Game Watching at the Baseball Fields (TCU vs. UT), sponsored by Dr. Larry Brogdon, Energy Institute Chairman of the Board of Advisors (200 + undergrad students + 20 energy industry professionals)

April 26 Texas Railroad Commission Ken Morgan guest panelist at the Texas Railroad Commission, Austin

April 30 Texas Society of CPAs Conference / TSCPA Energy Conference: Ken Morgan, speaker, Austin

May 7 Texas Energy Council Symposium, Ken Morgan keynote speaker at SMU’s Bush Center

May 12-14 Energy Institute’s Royalty Owner Program Workshop (at TCU)

May 27 GJCTCB Greater Johnson County Transportation Coalition Board, Ken Morgan Speaker (Crowley)

June 4 Statewide Initiative Featuring Three Panels of Experts Sponsored by the Texas Rail Road Commission (with a Legislative Panel, Producers Panel, and Marketing Panel for Natural Gas Vehicles in Texas, Co-chairs Texas Railroad Commissioner David Porter and Ken Morgan (at TCU)