2018 Theme: The New Energy Playbook: GRIT – Growth, Resilience, Innovation & Transition

March 7-8 2017 – International Women’s Day with pre-workshop 

The evidence of dramatic change is all around us and it’s happening at exponential speed. The industry, as a whole, is entering the dawn of a new era of transition and transformation. A resilient, reliable, and secure energy future is essential the global economy.  It’s no surprise the energy industry and the entire value chain is undergoing a transition.  New fuels, technologies and innovation are driving opportunities.  The New Energy Playbook is about grit.  In its 3rd installment HERWorld will invite industry thought leaders and external speakers to the stage to break down the components of the new playbook. The Pink Petro HERWorld Energy Forum will address the energy transition, digital technology, workforce needs and opportunities, and the gender gap.  HW2018’s main stage will be in Houston, Texas at the Norris Conference Center.

We will broadcast to cities, again, globally to bring together energy professionals in a unique learning and relationship building setting. Private and public events will be held worldwide and members and others can participate from any internet connected device.

*The live main stage broadcast is located in Houston, Texas USA – Central Time Zone
4:00 AST|  5:00 PT | 6:00 MT | 7:00 CT | 8:00 ET| 13:00 GMT | 14:00 CET | 15:00 UTC | 1:00+ day AEDT

Public Events (USA)

  • Mainstage Houston Texas USA
  • Denver Colorado USA
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA
  • Anchorage, Alaska USA


Private Events (Worldwide)

Past HERWorld forums have been held in 30 cities in classrooms, rigs, plants, and conference rooms across the globe with women’s groups from Shell, GE Oil & GAs, Spectra Energy, Halliburton, Enbridge and other companies.  Sign up your site to host here.  To plan effectively, feel free to use this timezone converter.

Mainstage Agenda:  March 7 2018

1/2 Day Workshop – 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Storytelling: Your Unique Story with Linda Lorelle, Two-time Emmy Award winning journalist and former Anchor.

AGENDA:  March 8, 2018

Opening Session and Welcome

6:00 AM – 9:00 AM       Registration / Check In

7:00 – 8:30 AM               Speaker Breakfast: Meet the Coach

  • Emcee: Linda Lorelle, Lorelle Media
  • Founder and CEO of Pink Petro – Katie Mehnert
  • Speaker – Jennifer Welter, First Female Coach in the NFL

8:30 – 9:00 AM              Coffee / Networking Break

9:00 – 9:30 AM              Welcome 

9:30 – 10:15 AM            (T)ransition Keynote and Panel 

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM   Programming Break / Local Expo

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM   (I)nnovation Keynote and Panel

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM     Programming Break / Lunch / Local Expo

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM       Keynote: Playing Big (with Jen Welter)

2:00 – 2:45 PM               (R)esilience Keynote and Panel

2:45 – 3:15 PM               Programming Break / Local Expo                

3:15 – 4:00 PM               (G)rowth Keynote and Panel

4:00 – 4:30 PM               Closing

4:30 – 6:00 PM               Wine Reception