Fuze: Igniting Energy Tech

A Digital Wildcatters Experience

Discover how
technology will shape the future of energy.

8th Wonder Brewery | Houston, TX
October 26th - 27th, 2022


"We're all working towards the same problems, but not working together...until now."


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Get ready to experience more opportunities for networking, learning, brainstorming, and career-changing connections than ever before at Fuze 22.

What to expect

Gain Insight

Want to learn something new or dive deep on a topic? We got you covered. With 100+ speakers from different energy disciplines, you will have a front-row seat to the future of the industry. 

Discover Tech

Come see the tech that is transforming the way we produce, distribute, and store energy through different formats such as pitch competitions, equipment expos, and tech demos.


Ditch the suits

Networking at industry events sucks. We create a relaxed atmosphere with an outdoor festival vibe — cold beer, food, and live music so you can connect with the builders, problem-solvers, and industry leaders.

Come see the latest in energy tech!

We will have a ton of different equipment to tour at Fuze.

  • NexTier’s 100% Electric Blender
  • ST9’s Digifrac
  • Patterson-UTI Energy’s EcoCell and EcoStart
  • Merge Electric Fleet’s Ford Lightning and Rivian


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Drew Bond

Co-founder, President & CEO of PowerField Energy

Jane Stricker

Executive Director, HETI, Greater Houston Partnership

Michael Skelly

Founder and CEO at Grid United

Toby Rice


Conner Prochaska

Chief of Strategic Partnerships, Bohr Quantum Technology

Dan Pickering

Founder & CIO, Pickering Energy Partners

John Woolard

CEO, Meridian Clean Energy

The biggest names in energy will be there...will you?


Spanning across the many tracks of Fuze, today’s leaders and innovators present a snapshot of the ideas that will transform the future of energy.


*AGENDA IS subject to change


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Trey Lowe

CTO, Devon Energy

Tim Latimer

CEO, Fervo Energy

LEslie Beyer

CEO, Energy Workforce & Technology Council

Tim Kopra

President, OneWeb Technologies | Advisor, Blue Bear Capital

Deanna Zhang

CEO, ETM Advisors

Craig lawrence

Partner & Co-founder, Energy Transition Ventures


Head of Devon Energy Ventures

Diana Grauer

Director R&D Programs, NOV

Sustin Irvin

Global Data Platforms Business Development, AWS

Danny Rehg

Co-founder & CEO, Criterion Energy Partners

Jeremiah Henson

Co-founder & VP of Product, Engage

Howard Nelson

Founder & CEO, Redshift Energy

Chris Combs

VP of Electric Fracturing Solutions, NexTier

Andrejka Bernatova

CEO, ESGEN Acquisition Corporation

Matt Dawson

CTO, Utility Global

Dave Mannon

CEO, IPT Well Solutions

Reynaldo Gomez

Energy Partner Ecosystem Manager, NVIDIA

Chuck Yates

Galactic Viceroy, Digital Wildcatters

James McGinniss

Co-founder & CEO, David Energy

Sidd Gupta

Co-founder & CEO, Nesh

John Gibson

Chairman & CEO, Flotek Industries

Moji Karimi

Co-founder & CEO, Cemvita Factory Inc.

Mike umbro

Principal, FieldView Capital

Kay Mccall

Chair, Board of Directors, Renewable Energy Alliance – Houston

Duncan Campbell

Vice President, Scale Microgrid Solutions

Jorge Lopez

Power Systems Development, Siemens Energy

Nichelle Minix

Intelligent Data Energy Lead, Accenture

Doug Middleton

Director Business Development, Leap

Nikhil Joshi

Director – Innovation & Technology at Talos Energy

Brett Chell

Founder & CEO of Cold Bore Technology

Elizabeth DeStephens

Co-founder & CSSO, Black Night Energy

Eric Thompson

Managing Partner, LandGate

Jason Word

Managing Director, Oilfield Marketplace

Andrew Hinz

Regional Manager, Stratus Technologies

Patricia Loria

VP of Business Development, CarbonCapture Inc.

Nancy Zakhour

Associate, Energy & Power, Piper Sandler

David Mora

VP, Carbon Solutions, NextDecade

Garrett Fultz

Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

Jason Roe

President & CEO at EcoVapor Recovery Systems

Jason Ethier

Co-host, Energy Tech Startups

Gautam Swami

Manager of Low Carbon Technologies at NOV

Patti Melcher

Managing Partner at EIV Capital

Victor Atlasman

Director of Engineering, Charging Ecosystems and Energy Storage Solutions, Atlis Motor Vehicles

Kyle Wiley

Founding Partner, Connector Labs

Reishin Toolsi

Senior Solutions Architect, Databricks

Jason Modglin

President, Texas Alliance of Energy Producers

David Carstens

Founding Partner, Connector Labs

Luke Ashton

Regulatory Economist, HData

Trent Stout

Senior Managing Director, Head of Blockchain, Priority Power Management

Marcus Howell

Dir. Enterprise Business Development, Patterson-UTI Energy

ASsaad Mohanna

CCUS Partner at ERM

Guillermo Sierra

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives—Energy Transition, Nabors

Stacey McDonald

Board Of Directors, Birchcliff Energy Ltd.

Jeremy Funk

Founder and CEO, Funk Futures

Alex Robart

Managing Director, 
Unconventional Capital

Zack Olson

Director Of Business Development, Nexus PMG

Brad Rossacci

Co-host, Curiosity Podcast

JP Warren

Founder, Connection Crue

Kyle Quackenbush

Segment President – Liquids, Tallgrass Energy

Max Gagliardi

Partner and Co-founder, Ancova

Joey Bernica

Investment Principal, 
OGCI Climate Investments LLP

Krista Taylor

Metaverse Learning Lead. Accenture

Jason Olbekson

Global Industry Director, Energy, Salesforce

Tim MarveL

VP, Business Development and Technology, SEF Energy

lara Cottingham

Co-host, Energy Tech Startups

Chris Miller

Executive VP, Power Infrastructure Parters

Nick Cestari

Manager of BD and Commercial Strategy – Criterion Energy Partners

Jim Grant

Vice President – Subsurface & New Ventures at Chesapeake Energy

Seth Blackwell

 Business Development – New Energy Ventures, Williams

Janice Tran

CEO, Kanin Energy

Neal Dikeman

Partner, Energy Transition Ventures

Nikhil Ati

Partner at McKinsey & Company

Justin Gauthier

Founder, Wicked Energy

Jennifer Gallegos

 Director of Strategic Sales & Communications, Yotta Energy 

Todd Bush

Managing Director, Decarbonfuse

Eric Rubenstein

 Managing Partner at New Climate Ventures

Hong Zhang Durandal

Senior Manager, Energy Storage Business Development and M&A, EDPR

Michael Belote

GE Renewable Energy

Jon Cartlidge

Commercial Sales Director, Battelle

Brandon Stackhouse

Engagement Manager/Solution Leader, McKinsey & Company

Ryan Brown

COO, energyRe

Murtuza Marfani

VP, Finance and Corporate Development, Syzygy Plasmonics

Allison Piper Kimball

Partner, Wave 27 Ventures and President, Houston Angel Network

David Forsberg

Managing Partner, Ascent Energy Ventures