Shell Oil Company President Addresses Nexus of Water, Food, Energy With Texas Top Scientists
Jan 11, 2012, 12:08 ET
HOUSTON, Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell today announced that Marvin Odum, President, Shell Oil Company will deliver a keynote address tomorrow before the 9th annual conference of The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST) on January 12-13, 2012, at the Omni Hotel, Houston, Texas.
The TAMEST conference will bring together the state's top scientific, academic and corporate minds, including Texas Nobel Laureates and National Academies members, to explore innovations in energy. The conference theme is "Energy for Life: from Human Metabolism to Powering the Planet."
"The challenge of our time is to secure a more sustainable future," said Odum. "At Shell, we are taking an especially close look at the nexus between water, food and energy. All three are dependent on each other for production, and all three are becoming increasingly scarce," he said. "The TAMEST conference will provide an important opportunity for key stakeholders to engage on this critical topic and discuss new and innovative ways to optimize Energy for Life."
For more information on the TAMEST conference, please go to: http://www.tamest.org/events/annual.html
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