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attend the 16th Women’s Global Leadership Conference in Energy (WGLC)


Oct. 29-30, Houston, TX

Royal Sonesta Hotel


As the largest women’s event in the industry, WGLC is an inspiring and motivational forum bringing together hundreds of women in the industry, along with their male supporters, to: network and exchange valuable ideas and experiences; foster inclusive and diverse company cultures; encourage women and minorities to pursue leadership roles; and more. 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.


The 2018 conference program is developed by our outstanding advisory board, comprised of executives at leading oil and gas organizations, and will explore both leadership development topics as well as current industry topics.



Hear from these top executives and be inspired:







Denise Hamilton

Founder and CEO




Tayba Al Hashemi

Chief Executive Officer

Al Yasat Petroleum Operations Company

Leslie Shockley Beyer


Petroleum Equipment & Services Association (PESA)




Jeff Barth

Senior Director



Marian DePaula

Commercial Leader, Gulf Area Petrochemical Unit



Joanna Desjardins

Specialist-Business Developemnt

Cenovus Energy



Dr. Ahmed S. Al-Zawawi

Chief Technologist for Computational Modeling

Saudi Aramco



Carol J. Lloyd

Senior Strategy Advisor

Exxon Mobil Corporation


Leland T (Lee) Jourdan

Chief Diversity Officer

Chevron Corporation



If you and your team haven’t attended WGLC before, THIS IS THE YEAR TO ATTEND!


WGLC Registration Rates

Bring a team and SAVE!


*all rates in USD

On-site/regular rate


(must be purchased by 10/3/18)

Single Attendee



Small Group of 5



Leadership Pack of 10

*get free bonus pass for a total of 11 passes)



Join us at WGLC 2018 and discover how you can further develop your career in the oil and gas industry.  As an attendee, you'll benefit from:

  • Inspirational presentations from leading executives
  • Gaining insight into current industry trends
  • Getting valuable advice on how to develop your leadership skills and advance in your career
  • Having candid discussions on challenges you may face in the workplace
  • Amazing networking opportunities with fellow attendees plus speakers and sponsors who represent top operator and service companies


Looking for additional networking opportunities affiliated with WGLC?  Check out our Mix and Mingle Networking events sponsored by The Tasting  Room.  For more information, click here.

General Inquiries:


For information about the event, group delegates, or to register offline:
Please contact Melissa Smith, Events Director, at or

+1 (713) 520-4475.


For Sponsorship or Exhibit Opportunities:
Please contact Tish Barroso at or

+1 (713) 520-4404.


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