NOIA Future Leaders Seminar

As part of the NOIA 2018 Fall Meeting, the Public Affairs & Education Committee and the Government Affairs Committee are sponsoring the NOIA Future Leaders Seminar. The seminar will be held from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on Wednesday, October 3, during the Fall Meeting and will cover the importance of government affairs, being involved at an individual and company level and why public affairs, education and working with the media is important to our industry.  While targeted towards your “next generation” of leaders, managers at all levels may find the seminar useful.

There are two registration options for Future Leaders. Attendees may either: 1) register for the full NOIA Fall Meeting for the spouse/reduced rate for $1250; or 2) register for only the NOIA Future Leaders Seminar for $250. The discounted hotel rate will apply for all Future Leader Seminar attendees.

Please contact Ann Chapman, at,  to register.

9:00 a.m. 

9:10-9:50 a.m.
Legislative Affairs Panel
Lynne Hackedorn, Marubeni Oil & Gas
Liz Craddock, International Association of Drilling Contractors

Jon Hrobsky, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Michael Whatley, Consumer Energy Alliance

9:50-10:30 a.m.
Regulatory Affairs Panel
Evan Zimmeran, Offshore Operators Committee
Holly Hopkins, American Petroleum Institute
Dustin Van Liew, International Association of Geophysical Contractors
Charlie Williams, Center for Offshore Safety

10:30 a.m. 

10:40 – 11:20 a.m.
Communications & Public Affairs Panel
Margaret Laney, BP
Steve Everley, FTI Consulting
Anne Ford, IPAA-PESA Energy Education Center
Emily Mir, Halliburton

11:20-11:50 a.m.
State Associations Panel
Lori LeBlanc, Lousiana Mid-Continental Oil & Gas Association
Cory Kief, Crosby Tugs, LLC
Mari Ruckel, Texas Oil & Gas Association

Speaker Roster