RCEM & CIBS Conference: "Oil and Gas Modelling"
The joint Conference of the Research Centre for Energy
Management (RCEM) at ESCP Europe Business School and the Centre of
International Business and Sustainability (CIBS) at London
Metropolitan Business School (LMBS) took place at the Energy
Institute in London from 14.00 to 17.30 on October
The meeting aimed to provide a forum for world-leading
researchers and practitioners to exchange ideas and to present
novel research results on the theory and modern practice of oil and
During the conference CIBS and RCEM also presented a joint
research programme which aims to advance the thinking and modelling
frameworks for evidence-based energy policy and investment
decisions, with a particular focus on oil and gas trading and
About the Research Centre for Energy Management (RCEM)
Bringing together the expertise of its faculty and its many
external international associates, the objective of the RCEM at
ESCP Europe Business School is to cooperate with, and possibly
assist, key industry players to facilitate the integration of
managerial and technological skills within the energy
RCEM's Mission is to build a strong proactive partnership between
energy corporations, government agencies and the academic
community, in preparation for a new energy era. The results of
RCEM's research will become available to the public through
publications, workshops and conferences, educational programmes and
other public outreach activities. Research at RCEM will be enhanced
through direct cooperation with government agencies and academic
and industry associates from across the globe.
Find out more at: www.rcem.eu
About ESCP Europe Business School
Business School was founded in Paris in 1819 and since then has
educated generations of leaders, contributing to the fine
reputation it enjoys today.
With almost 200 years of experience, ESCP Europe's standing in the
sector is consistently recognised in the Financial Times' league
tables. In 2011, we were ranked the 12th best business school in
Europe and 3rd in the UK. Our flagship Master in Management
programme is currently positioned 2nd worldwide and 1st in the
International Course Experience category.
We are proud to be one of the few institutions in the world to
boast international accreditation by EQUIS, AACSB, AMBA and
About the CIBS
Businesses and governments around the world face challenges that
defy conventional thinking and analytical
approaches. The Centre of International Business and
Sustainability (CIBS) contributes a distinctive voice
by bringing together researchers from economics, econometrics,
computational economics, policy analysis, strategy and ethics to
explore together what we call the 'Sustainable World'.
As an interdisciplinary research centre at London Metropolitan
Business School (LMBS), CIBS and its members work with
collaborators in other institutions to examine the 'Sustainability
World' and its interrelated issues and policy responses.
CIBS core research areas are:
- Energy and Investment
- Ethics and Philosophy
- Climate Change and Environment
- Governance and Policy
together with the global transformations:
- Financial and Economic Systems
- Technology and Innovation
- Drivers of societal change
- Drivers of sustainable development
Find out more at: http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/lmbs/research/cibs
About London Metropolitan University
London Met is a diverse and vibrant university right in the
centre of London. We welcome students from all over the world
and from all social or family backgrounds.
London Met offers courses from design to life sciences; from
business to computing; and law to anthropology. At London Met
students study as an undergraduate or as a postgraduate, or
undertake professional or vocational training.
Whatever the course, London Met aims is to transform students'
lives, meet their needs and build careers.