Event: Energy Alternatives Panel Date: November 13 Time: 5:30 Registration, 6:00 Program Begins, 7:30 Reception Location:
180 Maiden Lane
New York City
Energy Alternatives Panel Risk / Transparency / Technology and their Impact on the Market Leading Professionals Discuss Innovation in the Energy Markets
Panelists: Sailesh Buddhavarapu, Director of In-Business Risk, Citigroup Bill Hederman,
Executive Director, Morgan Lewis Energy Resource Group Joey Kleinman, Senior Proprietary Trader, Sempra Energy Trading Corp Rob McAndrew, Vice President, Chicago Climate Exchange
Moderator: Randy Katzenstein, President and CEO, OBEX Group LLC
Our panel will be discussing:
Major types of transactions existing today and how are they implemented- impact of electronic trading, commodity Funds and Indices;
New initiatives in energy trading and risk assessment sectors;
Current initiatives and the opportunities that they present (i.e. Climate Exchange, water trading, etc).
Risk and compliance issues that an energy trading firm considers and how they are applied – evolutionary risk model development;
Trading styles, i.e. technical, fundamental, and theme based;
Issues surrounding competition and regulation and the economic and financial effects of regulation on energy markets;
How Exchange vs. OTC trading may impinge upon transparency and index construction - suggested solutions.
The discussion will be followed by a question and answer section.