Speaker #1 Name: Dwayne Purvis, P.E.
Speaker #1 Title: Consultant
Speaker #1 Company: Dwayne Purvis, P.E.
Speaker #1 Bio: Dwayne Purvis, P.E. has spent over two decades in reservoir engineering and executive leadership as a consultant and operator. Mr. Purvis has published on issues of reserves, risk analysis and shale reservoirs. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas, member of SPEE, AAPG, SEG and a 25-year member of SPE.
Event #1 Description/Presentation Abstract: Ethics of Brinkmanship
Ethical people are the most common doers of unethical deeds, and they often do it because they don't realize they have gone over the edge.
Mr. Purvis will examine how people get into situations that place them at professional, moral and legal risk, then how to recognize, evaluate and resolve them. Using a combination of videos, examples, and condescending pontification, Mr. Purvis help to raise your sensitivity to and skill to resolve ethical challenges. This talk is designed to meet ethics requirement for continuing education for licensure.
Speaker #2 Name: Candice Landry
Speaker #2 Title: Principal Innovation Strategist
Speaker #2 Company: 10e5 Solutions.
Speaker #2 Bio: Intent to connect innovation contributors, Candice aims to strategically position and protect intellectual property, while advocating cross-discipline invention. Candice has been recognized for leadership in the innovation lifecycle, change implementation, and mentoring. When she’s not evaluating tech trends, Candice is likely behind a macro lens or supporting STEM initiatives.
Event #2 Description/Presentation Abstract: How can we promote inventors in the innovation lifecycle?
There is a perception outside of the industry that innovation doesn't happen in oil and gas, or at least not as much as it should. We will assess the velocity and diversity of innovation across key technology domains, and highlight the inventors behind them. For discussion, bring your insights on: How can we promote inventors in the innovation lifecycle?
Speaker #3 Name: Kewa Forde
Speaker #3 Title: Founder & CEO
Speaker #3 Company: Full Circle Recruiting
Speaker #3 Bio: Originally a native of London, England, Kewa Forde has long been an entrepreneur and Director of Client/Employee Relations, Recruiting, and HR. Kewa is the Founder & CEO of Full Circle Recruiting, which specializes in implementation of corporate structure, compliance, placement of technical and management professionals. Kewa has participated in voluntary work and initiated many employee and community based activity programs.
Event #3 Description/Presentation Abstract: Conducting an Effective Job Search - How Did I Get Here?
Kewa will provide a summary into why she became Full Circle Recruiting, the experiences and challenges she faced that led her to design this company the way it is, and how she uses her company to help people.