North America Assembly & Dinner
Over the years, the North America Assembly & Awards Dinner has reliably offered bespoke one-to-one networking for over 350 senior executives in Houston. In 2019, Oil & Gas Council will expand the programme to the 20th of November specifically for royalties and minerals companies. On November 21st we will cover the hottest opportunities in North American upstream and LNG sectors, from M&A and digital (strategy) to Powering Permian and conventional prospects.
Who will attend: CEOs, CFOs, VPs of E&Ps, Majors, Financiers, Consultants, LNG Operators, Royalties and Minerals companies and Investors (PE, LPs and Institutional)
What to Expect
Finance & Investor Representation
Hours of Networking
Royalties & Minerals Representation
2019 Agenda at a Glance
November 20, 2019
Welcome Remarks from the Oil & Gas Council
MINERALS & ROYALTIES AGGREGATORS PANEL – Low/Mid-Market Dynamics and M&A Optionality
LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY IN THE MINERALS & ROYALTIES SPACE – What software products & technology platforms are available to help Minerals & Royalties companies streamline acquisitions and data, lower overhead, and create a competitive advantage in the marketplace?
2:40 pm Networking Coffee Break
MINERALS & ROYALTIES BUYERS PANEL – Deploying Capital as Scale, Going Public, and Consolidation
FINANCING & INVESTMENT IN THE MINERALS AND ROYALTIES SPACE – How are Private Equity Firms, Family Offices, Pension Funds, and other investors viewing the minerals & royalties’ space? What role does bank financing and other forms of debt play in the Minerals & Royalties space?
5 pm Networking Drinks Reception
7 pm Private Dinners
November 21, 2019
M&A and A&D PANEL – What are the keys to success in getting a deal done in today’s market? Is consolidation needed in the private & public markets?
9:50 am Networking Coffee Break
THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL, IoT, AND AI TECHNOLOGIES IN THE OIL & GAS SECTOR – Cost efficiencies, integration, cyber security, and automation
PRESENTATION – ACCESS & OPPORTUNITY IN CANADIAN CAPITAL MARKET
FINANCING STRATEGIES – What forms of capital are available for companies to help fuel development and M&A?
12:10 – 1:40 pm Women’s Energy Council Networking Lunch
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION IN ENERGY
GAS & LNG IN NORTH AMERICA – Success Stories from Gulf Coast LNG; Market Optionality & Midstream Gas Infrastructure in the US & Canada; International LNG Pricing; Do investors have the appetite to build more LNG projects in US and Canada?
3:20 pm Networking Coffee Break
POWERING THE PERMIAN BASIN – How O&G companies are embracing the energy transition and integrating Energy projects into their portfolios in order to power drilling operations in the Permian Basin; Analysing the economics of renewables & power generation projects in the Permian
PRIVATE EQUITY & INVESTOR PANEL
NETWORKING COCKTAIL RECEPTION
== 7:00-9:30 VIP DINNER and LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD CEREMONY ==
2019 Lead Sponsor
2019 Premium Sponsors
2019 Associate Sponsors
2019 Minerals & Royalties Sponsors
2019 Women's Energy Council Sponsors
2019 Media Partner
Hyatt Regency Houston
1200 Louisiana St
North America Assembly and Dinner Venue
2019 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.
We’re pleased to announce the 2019 Award Recipient as
Howard Newman, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Pine Brook Partners
Howard is a managing partner of Pine Brook Partners, which he co-founded in 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Newman was with Warburg Pincus for 22 years, he led the energy and financial services. Before joining Warburg Pincus, he spent 10 years in energy and financial services investment banking at Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated.
Over the course of his career, he has been a director or observer on the boards of more than 45 companies. Read full bio here.
A Glance at 2018
“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