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The Impact of Innovation: Shaping the Next Chapter for Oil and Gas

Tuesday, 24 September
Great Hall A

As an industry, we recognize the invaluable contributions of oil and gas to the world. From pioneering innovative technologies that ensure safe and sustainable energy provision on a global scale to actively engaging with communities and advocating for rigorous environmental regulations, our impact is far-reaching. The challenge lies in consistently conveying this message to those beyond our industry, particularly the upcoming generation. What emerging trends are influencing our efforts to communicate the appeal of a career in our field? 

This panel aspires to redefine the narrative surrounding public perception of the oil and gas sector, positioning it as a conscientious and forward-thinking participant in shaping a sustainable energy future.

Molly Determan, President - Energy Workforce & Technology Council
Luis Felipe Rivera, VP of Technology and Innovation - Ecopetrol
Katie Menhert, Speaker - ALLY Energy
Mindy Stitt, Executive Director - Oklahoma Energy Resource Board
Diana Grauer, Directior of R&D - NOV

Prepare for an Unforgettable Opening Session!

Through an insightful discussion, we aim to provide a comprehensive understanding of the past, present, and future of innovation within the Oil & Gas industry, inspiring a new era of energy professionals committed to shaping a resilient and sustainable energy landscape.

Moderator: Elena Melchert | Podcast Host and Consultant | Oil and Gas Global Network