2013 Women's Global Leadership Conference





Bet on Yourself and the Future of Energy at WGLC

Gulf Publishing Company’s 11th Women’s Global Leadership Conference in Energy (WGLC) takes place November 4-5 in Houston, Texas. This year's conference program will explore Betting on the Future: Energy with sessions focused on the world energy outlook, LNG, natural gas, women and innovative team thinking, managing risks, resilience strategies, the imposter syndrome, the gender gap and challenges specific to the professional and leadership development of women.

2014 Conference Speakers Include:
Joyce Roche   Keynote: Joyce Roche
Former President and
Chief Executive Officer

Girls Incorporated
Sarika Agarwala   Sarika Agarwala
Vice President, Corporate Planning
Chesapeake Energy
Laura Fulton   Laura Fulton
Chief Financial Officer
Hi-Crush Proppants
Tom Furlong   Tom Furlong
Managing Director-
Energy Practice

Harvard Group International
Maria O'Connell   Maria O'Connell
Director, Strategic GPS Programs
Baker Hughes
Alexandra Pruner   Alexandra Pruner
Chief Financial Officer and Partner
Tudor, Pickering,
Holt & Co, LLC

View the preliminary agenda

As one of the largest women’s events in the industry, and the only one that focuses on discussing key environmental, economic and professional development issues in oil and gas, this is the perfect forum to network with your peers and exchange valuable ideas and experiences. Targeted specifically to matters of female leadership, WGLC strives to provide meaningful discussion on all aspects of responsible stewardship ranging from energy security and geopolitics to personal career development.

It’s an exciting time to be a woman in the oil and gas industry as new discoveries and technological innovations create global opportunities. We hope you'll join us at WGLC 2014 and discover how you can take advantage of these new options to further develop your career in the oil and gas industry.

Come to WGLC for:

  • Insight from Industry Experts
  • Networking
  • Personal Career Development
  • Knowledge Sharing/Best Practices
  • Information on the Latest Global Developments in Oil and Gas
  • A meaningful Discussion of the Issues Surrounding Women's Leadership in the Industry

General Inquiries:

Participating in the event and
Group delegate passes :
Melissa Smith
Events Director
Gulf Publishing Company
+1 713 520 4475

Event sponsorships or exhibits:
Lisa Zadok
Events Sales Manager
Gulf Publishing Company
+1 713 525 4632

To suggest a speaker for consideration: Please submit speaker suggestions by sending a bio and a few paragraphs pertaining to the person's expertise on a given subject outlined in the conference agenda.  There are no exact deadlines for speaker submissions.  You will be contacted directly if the person you submit for consideration seems a good fit by the director of events and the conference advisory board. Please e-mail suggestions to Melissa Smith, Events Director, at Melissa.Smith@gulfpub.com.

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