What is North America Assembly?
The North America Assembly & VIP Awards Dinner offers bespoke one-to-one networking for over 300 senior executives every year in Houston. With over 6 networking breaks, including a lunch and cocktail reception, networking opportunities, including one-to-one meetings that we can facilitate for you, are plentiful.
We’ll be back on the 13th of September 2018 for our 9th annual North America Assembly & Dinner. This year’s theme is currently being developed and will once again offer a program focusing on the most pressing regional topics and latest industry news and trends.
Our 2018 VIP Lifetime Achievement Awards Dinner will honour the lifetime work of one of our industry colleagues. not to be missed celebration. Host a table at the dinner and end the day celebrating with your business partners and colleagues.
2017 at a Glance
“I have committed to taking part in the Oil & Gas Council’s North America Assembly because, in my experience, it is the best gathering of industry decision makers I have worked with, and is consistently a great platform for networking, sharing ideas on key industry topics, and developing new client relationships”Robert Peterson
“I have committed to taking part in the Oil & Gas Council’s North America Assembly because it gives me a great pulse of where the market is and good opportunity to network”Lucia Martinez
“I enjoyed a very professional organization, solid turn out and truly high level representation. As you could imagine, I attained quite a few events in a course of my work but the North America Assembly surprised me as a true open forum. It was a genuine discussion going on, a dialogue rather than a monologue”Mikhail Antonov
2017 Featured Speakers
Managing Director- Head of Energy and Natural Resources for North America, Standard Chartered
Vice President of Operational Excellence for Development and Production USA/Mexico , Statoil
“Thank you for putting on a great conference. I enjoyed participating and definitely think it was time well spent! You and your team were very organized and the topics were of interest to the attendees.”Martin Thalken
“The Oil and Gas Council continues to deliver quality participants and timely topics about our industry. Always a great conference and keeps getting better every year.”Jaime Gualy
“I have committed to taking part in the Oil & Gas Council’s North America Assembly because this is the only time in Houston one can meet so many thought leaders during a very entertaining event.”Philippe Herve
2017 Awards Dinner
Our Lifetime Achievement Award celebrates the triumphs and successes of those individuals who have made a true difference in their industry. These executives are responsible for pioneering new frontiers, pushing boundaries, for inspiring others and for achieving growth in challenging markets as well as giving back to the communities.
They are those that we should be proud of and that we benchmark industry excellence to.
In 2018 we will be honoring Wil VanLoh, co-founder of & CEO of Quantum Energy Partners
Wil co-founded Quantum in 1998 and serves as CEO of the firm and as Chairman of Quantum’s Executive and Investment Committees. In these capacities he leads the firm’s investment strategy and capital allocation process, working closely with the investment team to ensure its successful implementation and execution. Prior to co-founding Quantum, Wil co-founded Windrock Capital, Ltd., an energy investment banking firm specializing in raising private equity for and providing merger, acquisition and divestiture advice to private energy companies. Prior to Windrock, Wil worked in the energy investment banking groups of Kidder, Peabody & Co. and NationsBank. Wil has served as a board member and Treasurer of the Houston Producer’s Forum and currently serves on the Finance Committee of the Independent Petroleum Association of America (“IPAA”). He holds a B.B.A. in Finance from Texas Christian University.
Meet Ken Hersh, The 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
2017 VIP Table Sponsors
1777 Walker Street
North America Assembly and Dinner Venue
Managing Director, Americas
Tel: +44 20 7384 7702
Email: [email protected]
SVP – Corporate Development, Americas
Tel: +1 631-891-8414
Email: [email protected]