Greater Oklahoma Chapter: Speaker Event

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Speaker Event - The Current State of ESG in Energy


The Current State of ESG in Energy: conversations related to environmental, social, governance (ESG) topics are continuing to be a frequent discussion point, from the boardroom to the field. The presentation will propose a common understanding of what ESG is and how energy professionals may position their careers to benefit from this growing field.

Speak bio:
Dr. David S. Ferris joined Laredo in February 2021 and currently serves as Chief Sustainability Officer. Dr. Ferris has more than 20 years of experience in the upstream oil and natural gas industry, most recently as Executive Director of the Ronnie K. Irani Center for Energy Solutions at the University of Oklahoma (OU). Prior to OU, he held leadership, strategy and technical roles for Devon Energy, Anadarko Petroleum and Crawley Petroleum. He attended OU and earned a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering, a Master of Business Administration, and a Master of Science in Natural Gas Engineering and Management. Dr. Ferris also earned a Doctorate in Organizational Change and Leadership from the University of Southern California. He serves as a Director for Global Sports Partners, the Oklahoma Energy Resources Board, The Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma, the Texas Oil and Gas Association, and the industry advisory board for the Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering at OU.

WEN Member Price: $25
Non-Member Price: $35

Registration Deadline:
August 30th, 2022

Walk-In Policy: 
Registration Only

Parking Details:
Free Parking

Event Questions? Please contact: Maria Simpson


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Recordings Prohibited:
WEN is an organization that provides educational opportunities to members and nonmembers; however, recording of the presentation, speaker, and / or content is prohibited. The presentation is property of the speaker and/or their organization and is not to be removed from the event without prior written consent. The Board may and will take remedial action against any individual, member, or any program participant in the event of non-adherence to this policy. Such action may range from a private or company-led warning, to suspension of WEN membership for a stated term or a prohibition on attending future WEN events. 

Cancelation Policy:
Refunds are a chapter-by-chapter decision. Please contact Maria Simpson with cancellation or refund requests.

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8/31/2022 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Central Daylight Time
Crew Workspace 619 W Main St. Oklahoma City, OK 73102 UNITED STATES

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