We are working closely with Rice University to monitor the continued impact of the COVID-19 on our community. The health and safety of our guests and staff are our top priority. All gatherings at Baker Hall through April 30 have been canceled. A current list of scheduled online events is available at bakerinstitute.org/events and will be updated with new webcasts and webinars. Please refer to emergency.rice.edu/coronavirus for additional information and updates.


Revolution in Energy? The Roles of ...

Oct. 11, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the Center for Energy Studies and Baker Botts LLP co-host an energy ...

Revolution in Energy? The Roles of ...

Oct. 11, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the Center for Energy Studies and Baker Botts LLP co-host an energy ...

Energy and Politics in the Persian ...

Oct. 03, 2018

This conference explores the implications of internal economic reforms in Persian Gulf countries for Houston and for ...

Energy and Politics in the Persian ...

Oct. 03, 2018

This conference explores the implications of internal economic reforms in Persian Gulf countries for Houston and for ...

Energy and Politics in the Persian ...

Oct. 03, 2018

This conference explores the implications of internal economic reforms in Persian Gulf countries for Houston and for ...

Can Society Achieve the Goals of ...

Oct. 02, 2018

Shell's chief energy advisor, Wim Thomas, discusses the potential for a system that brings modern energy to ...

Leadership and Public Service: A Conversation ...

Oct. 01, 2018

The Baker Institute hosts the Honorable Mitt Romney for a conversation on leadership, public service and the ...

"Mr. Trump's Wild Ride": Major Garrett ...

Sept. 27, 2018

CBS News White House correspondent Major Garrett discusses his new book, “Mr. Trump’s Wild Ride,” which gives ...

Building Bridges Through Cultural Diplomacy

Sept. 26, 2018

Yo-Yo Ma’s Silkroad Ensemble opens a special event highlighting the unifying power of culture and the arts ...

Election Integrity 2018: What Could Go ...

Sept. 25, 2018

A panel of experts discusses recent cyberattacks on elections and offers policy responses to the changing election ...

Israeli-Palestinian Peace: Prospects for a One-State ...

Sept. 20, 2018

Baker Institute director Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian presents on the prospects of a one-state or two-state solution ...

Energy Policy in Mexico Under President ...

Sept. 19, 2018

Fluvio Ruiz Alarcón, former Pemex board member, discusses the issues facing Mexico’s energy sector and the new ...

The Future of the Internet: A ...

Sept. 13, 2018

Vint Cerf, vice president and chief internet evangelist at Google, addresses the challenges of maintaining a free ...

Building Pluralistic and Inclusive States Post ...

Sept. 13, 2018

This one-day conference showcases findings from a two-year Baker Institute study on the state of pluralism and ...

Building Pluralistic and Inclusive States Post ...

Sept. 13, 2018

This one-day conference showcases findings from a two-year Baker Institute study on the state of pluralism and ...