National Capital Area Chapter of the U.S. Association for Energy Economics

Upcoming Events

Wednesday Oct 01 2014 NCAC-USAEE Bowling at the White House
Topic: Bowling Social Networking at The White House

The NCAC-USAEE has been invited to the White House Bowling Alley for an evening of networking and fun.  This is a great opportunity to get to know other NCAC members while enjoying an iconic location.

Attendace is limited, so please register only if you are certain you can attend.

After you have registered, you will have to provide some personal information for the security check needed to access the White House.

You will also receive an email with the exact place where we'll meet before going through security.

Date: Wednesday Oct 01 2014
Time: 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Location: White House - Participants will receive an email with the exact location
Tickets: Registration Closed
Cost: Members: $0.00
Student Members $0.00
Friday Oct 24 2014 Lunch with Speaker
Topic: EIA's Winter Outlook

Adam Sieminski, Energy Information Administrator, will present the EIA's Winter Outlook, and provide his insights into how last year's polar vortex events prepared the U.S. for future extreme weather.

Speaker: Adam Sieminski, Administrator, Energy Information Administration

Adam Sieminski was sworn in on June 4, 2012, as the eighth administrator of the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). From March 2012 to May 2012, while awaiting confirmation as EIA administrator, he served as Senior Director for Energy and Environment on the staff of the National Security Council.


From 2005 until March 2012, Mr. Sieminski was the Chief Energy Economist for Deutsche Bank, working with the Bank's Global Research and Trading units.  Drawing on extensive industry, government, and academic sources, Mr. Sieminski forecasted energy market trends and wrote on a variety of topics involving energy economics, climate change, geopolitics, and commodity prices.  From 1998 to 2005, he served as Director and Energy Strategist for Deutsche Bank's Global Oil and Gas Equity Team.  


From 1988 to 1997, Mr. Sieminski was the Senior Energy Analyst for NatWest Securities in the United States, covering the major U.S. international integrated oil companies.


He was as a Senior Adviser to the Energy and National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), is a senior fellow and former president of the U.S. Association for Energy Economics, and served as President of the National Association of Petroleum Investment Analysts.


In 2006, Secretary of Energy Samuel Bodman appointed Mr. Sieminski to the National Petroleum Council (NPC), an advisory group to the Secretary of Energy, where he helped author the NPC's Global Oil and Gas Study: The Hard Truths.


Mr. Sieminski was an advisory board member of the Global Energy and Environment Initiative at The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS); served as Chairman of the Supply-Demand Committee of the Independent Petroleum Association of America, and as an advisory member of the Strategic Energy Task Force of the Council on Foreign Relations.  He is a member of the Washington, DC, investment professional society, and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.


Mr. Sieminski received a B.S. in civil engineering and a master's in public administration from Cornell University. 

Date: Friday Oct 24 2014
Time: 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Location: Carmine's Restaurant, 425 7th St NW
Tickets: Click to Register / Purchase
RSVP: COB 10/21/2014
For Information:

NCAC-USAEE Treasurer, James Crandall

Cost: Members: $25.00
Non-Members: $30.00
Student Members $5.00
Student Non-Members $5.00

Please note that Chatham House Rule applies; attendees can use the information presented but are not allowed to quote the source or the event.