Hulings Lecture Featuring Bill Scoggins

Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM

Great Hall of the Allen Chapman Activity Center

The College of Engineering and Natural Sciences Hulings Lecture welcomes Bill Scoggins (BS '70, PhD '78) and his presentation Unconventional Oil & Gas -- A "Black Swan" Phenomena?

The event is free and open to the public.

Bill Scoggins is the 16th president of the Colorado School of Mines and serves as a research professor in the college's Department of Petroleum Engineering. He has more than 34 years of experience in the global oil and gas business with Mobil and ExxonMobil.

Scoggins earned a bachelor of science degree and a doctorate in petroleum engineering from TU as well as a master of science degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Oklahoma. He began his career with Mobil in 1970 and later became president of International E&P and Global Exploration as well as a member of the executive committee of Mobil Oil before its merger with Exxon in 1999.

Following the merger, Scoggins served as executive vice president of ExxonMobil Production Company until his retirement in 2004. His previous TU leadership involvement includes membership on the Board of Trustees. He was inducted into the College of Engineering and Natural Science Hall of Fame in 1998.

Dottie Smith