Luncheon Program

9:00 AM
Pre-Luncheon Forum
In response to your feedback, this year’s Women in Energy luncheon begins after a special morning forum featuring some of the past years’ honorees! Starting at 9:00 AM (separate registration required), this thought-provoking and insightful program is an excellent way to enhance your experience and expand your networking opportunities.
9:00 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Separate registration is required.
Speaker(s):
Leslie Haines, Executive Editor-at-Large, Hart Energy
9:05 AM
Executive Roundtable: Tales Of Success
These top executives discuss the characteristics that have made them highly successful leaders and visionaries for their companies. What makes an effective leader, and how can such key skills as adaptability, resilience and the ability to inspire be developed throughout early and mid-career stages?
Moderator(s):
Leslie Haines, Executive Editor-at-Large, Hart Energy
Speaker(s):
Cynthia Welch, Partner & President of Geosciences, Resonance Resources
Lees Rodionov, Global Director Sustainability, Schlumberger Ltd.
Deanna Farmer, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Enable Midstream Partners LP
9:45 AM
Roundtable: Building From Within
These presenters talk about steps organizations can take to help employees of all backgrounds transition into strong leaders. What key initiatives can companies drive forward to grow diverse and well-rounded leaders? How do organizations increase their connections with varied groups of people interested in working in energy?
Moderator(s):
Peggy Williams, Vice President, Content, Hart Energy
Speaker(s):
Nancy House, Past President, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
David Preng, Founder and President, Preng and Associates
Aparna Raman, President of Completions Tools & Products, Schlumberger Ltd.
Tracy Josefovsky, Vice President, Human Resources, Halliburton Co.
10:25 AM
Lightning Round: Overcoming Challenges
These past and current honorees respond to audience questions, offering insights on how to overcome barriers encountered at each stage of a career, how to establish an authentic voice, and how to earn trust and credibility among colleagues and peers. Tips on cultivating decision-making skills and effectively handling conflict will be shared.
Moderator(s):
Leslie Haines, Executive Editor-at-Large, Hart Energy
Speaker(s):
Diana Hoff, Senior Vice President of Operations, Antero Resources Corporation
Helen Currie, Senior Economist, ConocoPhillips
Myra Dria, President, Pearl Resources
11:00 AM
Adjourn for Women in Energy Luncheon Program