Trends and Reflections on the Natural Gas Industry

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US Association for Energy Economics, Lehigh University Student Chapter, and IEEE Lehigh Valley PES Society Chapter present Trends and Reflections on the Natural Gas Industry.



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  • Date: 30 Nov 2016
  • Time: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
  • All times are (GMT-05:00) US/Eastern
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  • 621 Taylor Street
  • Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Building: Lehigh University Rauch Business Center
  • Room Number: Perella Auditorium Room # 184

  • PDH credits are availble for IEEE Members only if you register and request PDH certificate under Special Requests.

  • Starts 23 November 2016 12:00 AM
  • Ends 30 November 2016 12:00 PM
  • All times are (GMT-05:00) US/Eastern
  • No Admission Charge


  Speakers

Wallace Parker of Natural Gas Association

Topic:

Trends and Reflections on the Natural Gas Industry

Biography:

Wallace P. Parker Jr. is the former President of Energy Delivery and Customer Relationship Group at
KeySpan, a holding company created when the Long Island Lighting Company merged with Brooklyn Union
in 1998. Mr. Parker is responsible for the Gas Business Unit which consists of KeySpan Energy Delivery of
New York, Long Island and New England. He is also Vice Chairman and CEO of KeySpan Services Inc. which
is comprised of KeySpan Home Energy Services, KeySpan Business Solutions and KeySpan Communications.
Since joining Brooklyn Union in 1971 as a management trainee, Mr. Parker has served the company
in a wide variety of management positions. In 1987, he was named Assistant Vice President for marketing
and advertising; in 1990 he was elected Vice President with responsibility for sales management. He was
promoted to Senior Vice President of Human Resources in 1994, to Executive Vice President of KeySpan
Energy Delivery Gas of New York and Long Island in 2000, and to President in 2001.
Mr. Parker has served in a number of organizations in the energy industry. He is currently on the Board
of the American Gas Association and a member of its Executive Committee. He was the Founding Chairman
of the Energy Solutions Center and a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of the Natural Gas
Vehicle Coalition. He has testi ed before the United States Congress on the subject of Natural Gas Vehicles.
Several years ago he was recognized by the natural gas industry for his outstanding contributions by being
inducted into the prestigious AGA \Hall of Fame."
Mr. Parker served as a member of the Advisory Committee to the Governor's Energy Task Force in New
York State. He was the founder and rst Chairman of the Metropolitan Gas Marketing Group. He is a past
President of the International Association of Natural Gas Vehicles, and he is past Chairman of the Northeast
Credit and Collection Group.
Mr. Parker graduated cum laude from Lehigh University in 1971. He attended the Harvard Business
School's Advanced Management Program in 1994 and was elected class president.

Wallace Parker of Natural Gas Association

Topic:

Trends and Reflections on the Natural Gas Industry

Biography: