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Event Speaker

Robert Bryce

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Title & Affiliation
The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

Robert Bryce is one of America’s most prominent journalists. A senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, his articles on energy, innovation, and other topics have appeared in a myriad of publications ranging from the Wall Street Journal and New York Times to National Review and Counterpunch.


Bryce has given over 200 invited and keynote lectures to groups of all kinds, ranging from the Marine Corps War College to the University of Calgary. He has also appeared on dozens of television and radio programs ranging from PBS and NPR to Fox and CNN.


He’s the author of five books on energy covering everything from Enron’s bankruptcy to the digitization of drilling technology and the future of batteries. In 2010, he published Power Hungry: The Myths of “Green” Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future. In May 2014, he published Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper: How Innovation Keeps Proving the Catastrophists Wrong.


He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Lorin, and their three children.