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Energy, Technology and Policy

  • Discover Energy's Role in our Environment

    Understand the impact of energy technologies and policies on society through a fast-paced overview on a wide range of topics. This class covers both fundamentals and a deep dive into energy’s role in our environment, including its effect on water and food. Participants explore how energy and policy affect culture and humanity to gain critical perspective for making decisions in the business world.

BENEFITS

Cover a range of topics in this information-packed class beginning with basics and fundamentals and then delve into the role energy plays in our environment.

 

  • Understand the central role energy plays in society
  • Discover how energy is interconnected with other sectors
  • Leave with a whole new view about energy

 

Enrollment Options

  • Individual Enrollment

    Enroll in this course as an individual.
  • Group and Custom Enrollment

    Enroll as a team, or customize this program for your organization.

UPCOMING SESSIONS

There are no sessions scheduled at this time. For more information about the next class date, please contact us at execed@mccombs.utexas.edu or 512-471-5893.

TOPICS

The following topics will be covered in this course:

 

  • Overview energy and society
  • Energy and water
  • Energy and food
  • Critical technologies and the future
Combination of Information & Visuals
Great presentation - lots of good information and visual support.
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Who Should Attend?

This course is appropriate for professionals or investors who work in any part of the energy industry. Whether you work for a global corporation or a small business, we can help.

 

Prerequisites & Credit Information

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Our classes are available for university credit. Please contact Elizabeth Krieg for more information.

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Instructor
  • Fred Beach

    Dr. Beach holds a Ph.D. from the LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin; an M.S. in Physics from the Naval Postgraduate School; and a B.S. in Chemistry with a minor in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Oklahoma. He is also a graduate of the Defense Acquisition University and Certified Level III DoD Acquisition Professional and Program Manager.

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  • Reimbursement Options

    Learn more about course credits and options for course reimbursement. Get tips on the best way to approach your manager and download a customizable template to facilitate making the ask.
  • Course Location

    In person courses take place at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center and adjoining Rowling Hall on the UT campus in Austin. These world-class facilities provide a comfortable and convenient learning environment, with direct access to the 40 acres of campus and within walking distance of downtown Austin. Live online and on-demand course options are available for many courses.

GET THE BROCHURE

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