The Future of Energy Program Details

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the summer program, participants will be able to:

  • Be familiar with the energy industry organization, regulations and market drivers
  • Comprehend the geopolitics of resources (oil and gas, coal and mining)
  • Identify producers and end-users strategies
  • Recognize commodity price formation mechanisms

Academic Team

Jean-Michel Gauthier, Academic Director, Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris Finance Department

More information about the HEC Paris Finance Department


Student evaluation will be based on the following:

  • Case studies
  • Class participation
  • Final presentation of group case study in front of a Jury comprising corporate executives, bankers, private equity investors or HEC Professors as the case may be.

Successful completion of the program leads to the award of 7 ECTS credits*.

(*) All students are encouraged to consult their home institution to validate credit transfer.