Industry-Rice Earth Sciences Symposia (IRESS) 2019

Thursday, March 21 - Friday, March 22, 2019

Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

Industry-Rice Earth Sciences Symposium 2019

The Purpose of this symposium is to break down the barriers between scientist, policy makers, industry leaders and business entrepreneurs to collectively generate a deeper understanding of our planet's natural resources.


  • Policy and economics of natural resources

  • Geology of strategic materials

  • Energy Storage

  • Metal transport - Volcanism and beyond

  • Metal transport - life and the oceans