The Deepwater Horizon Disaster and the Future of Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico

The first of two public lectures on the Deepwater Horizon disaster and the future of drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, featuring Stanford Earth Sciences faculty Roland Horne and Mark Zoback discussing the accident, what happened and why, and oil and gas production in the Gulf and what it means as a resource. The second lecture, on November 30, will address the impacts of the spill and regulatory reform, featuring Meg Caldwell of the Center for Ocean Solutions and the Natural Resources Law and Policy Program, Stanford Law School. All three speakers will participate in a panel Q&A on November 30 following Meg Caldwell's talk. 

When:
Tuesday, November 16, 2010. 7:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 1.5 hour(s).
Where:
William R. Hewlett Teaching Center Auditorium 200 370 Serra Mall (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Tags:
Environment
Other
Sponsor:
School of Earth Sciences, Center for Ocean Solutions, Woods Institute for the Environment, and Precourt Institute for Energy
Contact:
5-4395
gori@stanford.edu
Admission:

Free and open to the public. No registration required. 

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