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Houston House at South by Southwest

The Greater Houston Partnership is thrilled to be a Featured Partner at the 2021 SXSW Online Conference. Innovative leaders joined us for a series of virtual programs to discuss how they are coming together to solve the problems that matter, all while fostering a culture of inclusive innovation. 

Leading the Global Energy Transition

Some of the leading voices in energy discussed how Houston is leading the global energy transition through corporate innovation, energy technology, ESG, and the future of workforce. 

Welcome to Houston House

Greater Houston Partnership Chair and Deloitte's Vice Chair and Houston Managing Partner Amy Chronis kicked off the program with a brief welcome.

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What's Happening in HOU?

The Partnership's Bethany Miller sits down with Houston innovation leaders to discuss the momentum taking place in the region's energy and innovation ecosystems.

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Demand Grows for ESG Solutions in Energy

Andrew Bruce of Data Gumbo and Al Carnrite of The Carnrite Group discuss the rise of ESG and its significance in the global energy transition.

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The Energy Workforce of the Future

Katie Mehnert of ALLY discusses the looming talent shortage and workforce diversity needs of today's energy industry.

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Corporate Partnerships Drive Digitization in Energy

Kirk Coburn of Shell Ventures sits down with LO3 Energy's Bill Collins to discuss the digitization of the energy industry.

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Material Sciences Reducing Global Energy Consumption

Dale Winger of Halliburton Labs, and Mike Francis of Nanotech talk about finding solutions for cleaner, affordable energy.

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Energy Storage as an Infrastructure Asset

Doug Moorehead of Broad Reach Power discusses the important role storage plays in the global energy transition and emerging technology in this space.

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Powering the ClimateTech Revolution

Emily Reichert discusses how Greentown Labs is leveraging Houston's robust energy ecosystem to power the climatetech revolution.

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Building a Thriving and Inclusive Innovation Ecosystem

Leaders from across the region's startup ecosystem discuss how Houston has become a thriving hub for digital technology while fostering a culture of inclusive innovation.

Welcome to Houston House

Greater Houston Partnership Chair and Deloitte's Vice Chair and Houston Managing Partner Amy Chronis kicked off the "Leading the Global Energy Transition" program with a brief welcome.

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What's Happening in HOU?

The Partnership's Bethany Miller sits down with Houston innovation leaders to discuss the momentum taking place in the region's energy and innovation ecosystems.

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Corporate Partnerships Drive Innovation in Life Sciences

Fiona Mack of JLABS at TMC discusses how Houston is quickly emerging as a hub for life sciences innovation.

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It's Time for More Women in Venture Capital

Some of the leading female venture capitalists in Houston sat down to discuss how the community is embracing diversity and making meaningful progress to address barriers facing women in this space.

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The Power of Diversity in Innovation

Jan Odegard of The Ion and Ashley DeWalt of DivInc Houston talk about the power of diversity within innovation.

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Transforming Global Marine Supply Chains

Matthew Costello of Voyager Portal discusses how his company is transforming global marine supply chains.

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Novel Therapies for Life-Saving Innovation

David Schubert of Magnolia Tejas Corporation talks about Houston's biotech ecosystem and the ongoing efforts to establish Houston as the "Third Coast" for life sciences.

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Shaping Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Workplace

The Partnership's LaTanya Flix talks about navigating challenging topics and what meaningful change to make organizations more inclusive and equitable looks like.

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A Data-Driven Look at Houston's Innovation Ecosystem

The Partnership's Josh Pherigo takes a data-driven look at the current trends in the startup space and the Houston region's momentum in building a thriving innovation ecosystem.

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