Associate Director at the Bureau of Economic Geology
University of Texas at Austin
Jay Kipper is Associate Director at the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas at Austin. At the bureau Jay serves a dual role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO). His technical involvement at the bureau includes a leadership role on the state of Texas’ FutureGen team. As part of this team Jay is deeply involved in gasification technology and the plant’s co-products (electricity, hydrogen, CO2 and sulfur). Prior to joining the Bureau, he worked 22 years at Aspen technology. At Aspen he served in numerous roles, mostly serving the refining and petrochemical industries. He has consulted in over 40 countries and 6 continents. Jay got his chemical engineering degree from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
Co-Chairing the symposium on Traditional Energy.