WorkforceNEXT Fall Energy Summit Recap & Video

Blog Post created by sara.marchionda on Dec 3, 2016

Here's Your Recap of the WorkforceNEXT Summit... 

"The Summit was very informative and organized...this conference is taken to a whole new level. WorkforceNEXT provides a top notch venue to the HR community."
Global Talent Acquisition Executive, Employment Today, LLC

With over 200 Energy HR Leaders in attendance and more viewing from throughout the United States and abroad via webcast, we had a full house and all around knockout event. Below is a recap of the some of the day's highlights and links to the webcast, so you can view a piece of the Summit for yourself.

Available Now for Your Viewing Pleasure

  • Welcome Session to WorkforceNEXT - Joe Warring, Director 
  • The Future of Energy - Jenny Phillip with the Greater Houston Partnership 
  • Aligning HR with Business Strategy - Dave Holberry and Bruce Shaffer, Cameron International

In the News
Houston's Oil Industry Eyes Recovery, Job Creation

Jenny Philip, senior manager, economic research for the Greater Houston Partnership, discussed the future of Houston's energy workforce at WorkforceNEXT's Fall Summit Oct. 20. Houston has lost 24,700 mining and logging jobs since the beginning of the industry downturn (December 2014). "Houston is the energy capital of the world," said Philip. "We love to boast about that in $100 oil, but we also have to own that in $26 oil or our current $52 oil." READ MORE.
— by Valerie Jones, Rigzone
Fall Summit Pics - Peer to Peer, Sessions, HR Pro Award and More

What Did Our Attendees Say?

"...An outstanding WorkforceNEXT Conference. I, along with many others, were impressed with the organization, professionalism, content and venue of yesterday's event. The WorkforceNEXT team delivered an exceptional event - well done."Vice President, HR, Freeport LNG

"I really enjoyed the opportunity to attend the conference yesterday! I came back with several key take-aways I plan to discuss with my HR team." — HR Generalist, Hilcorp Energy Company

"I am thankful for the opportunity to attend yesterday’s summit. The topics covered were very relevant and well presented. Great event!" — Director, Human Resources, Marek

Don't forget to mark your calendars for the WorkforceNEXT Energy HR Summit in the Spring on March 29 at the Hyatt Regency Houston.