Energy Valuation Conference

EVC (2)


May 12, 2021

8:15 am – 5:15 pm

8 hours CE/CPE

Timely Topics Presented by Nationally Recognized Leaders in Energy

* Do you have Clients in the Energy Industry?
* Learn the Outlook for the Energy Industry.
* Don’t miss this exceptional educational opportunity!

The Houston Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers will also be partnering with Business Valuation Resources to provide 8 hours of CE/CPE in ONLINE format. 


Houston Chapter’s Energy Valuation Conference is designed to bring together prominent energy valuation professionals presenting timely educational topics, including comments on the Post-COVID 19- energy outlook. Featured speakers are remarkable leaders in the energy industry from all corners of USA demonstrating a variety of perspectives in Business Valuation and Machinery & Technical Specialties.

What makes energy valuation so important to appraisers?

This very dynamic and cyclical industry affects all cities across the world from Denver to Houston to South America to Kazakhstan. Even if your client isn’t an energy company, energy can still play a vital role in its performance.

What did attendees take away from 2020 EVC? Diversified attendees make perfect networking.

205 attendees (75% from beyond Houston and as far away as Brazil, Kazakhstan, and Canada) gained a better understanding of the current economic and geopolitical conditions of the industry, and discussed solutions to the current COVID challenges faced in energy valuations. EVC is a very holistic and well-rounded conference that attendees enjoy and learn from – not just appraisers.

Composition of 2020 EVC attendees included:

  • 36% ASA-Business Valuations
  • 27% CPAs
  • 17% ASA-Machinery & Technical Specialties·
  • 6% ASA-Appraisal Review, Real Property, Personal Property, and Gems & Jewelry;
  • 7% CFA
  • 7% Engineers/Industry Executives.




  • Jeff Gustavson, Chevron speaking on Integrated Energy Perspectives;
  • Alex LidbecK, Chemical Data on Extensive Chemical Investments. Increased Exposure to the International Market.  Now What?
  • Art Berman, Energy Specialist & Consultant on Methods of Oil & Gas Property Valuation for Investors;
  • Dr. Rachel A. Meidl, Rice's James Baker Institute on Sustainability, Renewables & Environmental Policy;
  • Robert Teigman, Houlihan Lokey on Midstream Market Conditions / Update;
  • Cameron Alguire, Tudor Pickering Holt on Investment Banking – Global Energy & Power;
  • Adrian Galis & Steve Sprenger, RSM on Energy Storage/Distributed Generation, MTS;
  • John Fossum, Petrie Partners on Case Study on Upstream M&A, A&D Markets & Impact of Limited Capital.

For information contact Carol Akers Klug, EVC Chair, email

FORMAT: Online Only. ASA-Member discounts are available


$250 EARLY BIRD for ASA Members until March 31; $325 from April 1 until May 13, 2021
$275 EARLY BIRD for non- Members until March 31; $350 from April 1 until May 13, 2021


  • Non-refundable after March 31, 2021. Before March 31, refundable less $20 transaction fee.
  • Substitutions of registrants allowed through April 30, 2021
  • Last day to register May 10, 2021
  • No prerequisites or advanced preparation required


Event Chair: Carol Akers Klug
Sponsor Chair: Laurie-Leigh White
Speakers Chair: Alan Harp
IT Chair: Michael Morgan

Scroll down to the PayPal Dropdown below to JOIN as a SPONSOR.  Benefits vary depending on your choice of sponsorship level, and COVID permitting:

  • Recognition in Brochure and/or Sponsor Slide Show (if online);
  • In Person registrations (COVID permitting) or Double Online Registrations;
  • Seats at Speakers/Sponsor Dinner (COVID permitting);
  • Exhibitor booth (COVID permitting);
  • Logo included on most eblasts.

Click link to see SPONSOR BENEFITS or contact Laurie-Leigh White, EVC Sponsor Chair at email: .

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Prior Energy Valuation Conferences

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The Houston Chapter’s 2019 Energy Valuation Conference presented a comprehensive overview of valuation issues in the energy industry, including 3 M&E speakers, 4 BV speakers, and an industry spokesman on the Current State of the Oilfield Services Industry as lunch speaker.

Topics covered all aspects of o/g valuation, including Permian Basin asset development activity, mineral & royalty valuation issues, upstream valuations in US onshore unconventional shale, midstream valuations, valuation of power plants, oilfield services & equipment - M&A, derivatives & hedges accounting in energy, reserve definitions, valuation of water (Permian Basin), and valuation trends.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas building in Houston provided an elegant setting, complete with Fort Knox security, and local artists’ paintings. Food included a continental breakfast, break-time snacks, Tex-Mex lunch, and a Texas-style after-conference cocktail party complete with Chivas Regal and hot appetizers.

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