Monday, September 25, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Central Time)
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Heritage Plaza/Downtown Houston
1111 Bagby St #4500

Houston, TX 77002  

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John Sodergreen 
Scudder Publishing Group LLC 


Yes folks, our 4th Annual Tealeaves event is still ON. Our event co-sponsor, Deloitte, has assured us the Houston site, downtown, is functioning normally. So, please join us on September 25, in Houston, to hear the most up-to-the-minute weather forecasts and natural gas supply and demand projections for the upcoming Winter season. 

A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Houston relief efforts. 

One full-day packed with hours of top-line forecasts and market intel and analysis from the industry's leading weather and data forecasting firms. CWG, MDA, Frontier Weather, Genscape, ThomsonReuters, Bentek, EIA, ION Energy, The ICE, the CPC, PLE and many more.

Register today for the most unique and compelling weather and price forecasting event for only $150. Attendence is limited to 125. Hosted by Scudder Publishing Group, publishers of The Desk and The Risk Desk news journals. Register today!


(Current Agenda 9/1/17)

Weather & Price Tealeaves IV

September 25, Houston Texas

9:00-9:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks:

John Sodergreen, Publisher and Editor in Chief, The Desk, The Risk Desk

 9:15 to 10:00 EIA Tealeaves: Supply, Demand and Trends + New EIA Reports & Data Steve Harvey, Assistant Administrator for Energy Statistics, EIA

10:00 to 11:15 Price and S/D Panel: Natural Gas Supply, Demand and Price Forecasts for Winter ’17-‘18 

1. Mitch DeRubis, Bentek Energy

2. Kyle Cooper, IAF Advisors/Ion Energy

3. Eric Fell, Genscape, Inc

4. Reza Haidari, ThomsonReuters Analytics

11:15-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 to 12:15 The Climate Prediction Center's (CPC) Winter Outlook

Mike Halpert, Deputy Director, Climate Prediction Center

12:15 to 1:30 Catered Lunch 

1:30 to 2:00 LNG Global Trade; Latest S/D Numbers, Trends, Politics and Demand + New LNG Futures Contracts & Indices

1. Andy Weissman, EBW Analytics

2. JC Kneale, The Intercontinental Exchange

3. Tamir Druz, Capra Energy Group

 2:00 to 3:15 Winter Weather Tealeaves Panel: The Latest Winter Forecasts From Top Firms 

1.  Matt Rogers, Commodity Weather Group

2.  Bob Haas, MDA Weather Services

3.  Steve Strum, Frontier Weather

3:5 to 3:30 Closing Comments

3:30-5:00 Catered Reception


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*Weather & Price Tealeaves IV is graciously supported by Deloitte, Nodal Exchange, Nasdaq Futures and CME Group*