News2-1Looking out at the panoramic views from the 24th floor Skyline meeting room at the Hilton Americas, the attendees at the Energizing Texas event by AE2C (Asian Americans in Energy, the Environment and Commerce), got to sip on some wine, taste plenty of the hors d’oeuvres, and meet up with Asians and others that signed up for the event.

Several IITAGH members (Puneet Agarwal and Shamanth Shankar pictured) attended the Welcome Reception on September 4th evening, following by the presentation sessions on September 5th. The closing address at the conference was provided by Mayor Annise Parker. The forum provided Puneet and others with the opportunity to meet up with some of the speakers that had presented at the IIT 2013 Global Conference, including Rustom Mody, VP at Baker Hughes, and in the background in the above photo.

A number of panel sessions focused on energy, Asian talent, and STEM education were part of the main conference day on Friday, September 5th. The well-organized event also provided prospective job-seekers an opportunity to interact with speakers and other executives who participated in the event.

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