Speaker #1 Title: Chemical Advisor and Co-Owner
Speaker #1 Company: GeoKimika Oil & Gas
Speaker #1 Bio: Tanhee Galindo is responsible for the business field operations which include on-site fluid testing and technical support to E&P companies and service providers. She has over 10 years of experience in development, testing, and deployment of oilfield chemistry in the field. She has held technical, managerial, and sales roles for companies such as BJ Services, BASF, and Rockwater Energy. Tanhee holds a BS in Biology/Chemistry from Sam Houston State University and has been awarded various patents related to fracturing fluid additives. In her free-time she also serves as the treasurer for the SPE Gulf Coast Section Women in Energy Committee.
Speaker #1 Abstract: Taking a Leap: From Employee to Entrepreneur
When you have an idea or a passion for something outside of your current job or company, the thought of pursuing it can be exciting, scary, or a combination of both. Leaving a sure thing for something that may work out, can be daunting, but taking that leap of faith can lead to some great things. Once you’ve taken that leap, the challenges you’ll face and the opportunities you will put the idea of personal and professional development in a new perspective. The brand you’ve built in your organization and among your colleagues can be the biggest influence on your success. Tanhee will share the story of her own leap and provide insight on the lessons she’s learned along the way. Whether you are looking to start your own business, building your own personal brand at work, or mentoring those who are, we all take leaps of faith.
Speaker #2 Title: Talent Development Consultant
Speaker #2 Company: Doorway to Success
Speaker #2 Bio: Mari J. Perez is an experienced Human Resources Development Manager with +22 years of experience in Global Oil & Gas organizations such as GE Oil & Gas, BP, Pason and T.D. Williamson. She has worked in US, Europe and Latin America implementing programs designed to attract, develop, motivate and retain productive employees qualified to succeed in the industry. In 2017 Mari founded Doorway to Success to assist teams and leaders to become more productive and engaged. She is also a career coach to assist individuals in transition and those interested in retooling or changing their careers.
Speaker #2 Abstract: Managing Career Transitions Effectively
Learn 3 Keys to Accelerating your Results. This is a Workshop to guide participants to identify a clear vision of the job they would love and the necessary mindset to achieve the desired results.
Speaker #3 Title: Engineering Associate
Speaker #3 Company: Houlihan Lokey
Speaker #3 Bio: Mr. Fagan is an Engineering Associate in Houlihan Lokey’s Acquisitions & Divestitures (A&D) practice within the Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Group. He is responsible for statistical play research, constructing and maintaining an array of client-oriented production databases, engineering analysis, forecasting performance trends, and technical execution for the firm’s A&D advisory activity. Before joining Houlihan Lokey, Mr. Fagan was an Engineering Analyst with Wells Fargo’s A&D group, where he focused on technical analysis and forecasts primarily for sellside projects. Prior to joining Wells Fargo’s A&D group, Mr. Fagan was with Marathon’s Eagle Ford Subsurface team focused primarily in the core Karnes area. Mr. Fagan holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from the Smith-Hutson College of Business at Sam Houston State University.
Speaker #3 Abstract: Tableau-Focused Presentation
In order to stay at the forefront an ever evolving, data-driven industry, we must be able to absorb great amounts of metadata in an easily understood way. The capability to spot, analyze, and (most importantly) understand specific trends in a given area is a skill that will set you apart. As a very customizable visual analytic program, Tableau gives the average user the ability to make sense of vast amounts of data in a relatively short time frame. From this single program, you can create presentation quality maps, chart, plots, and forecasts for your team’s use. In this session we will explore the vast capabilities of Tableau and how it can directly impact your position and organization. This program is extremely flexible and can be utilized anywhere from the smallest private equity backed groups to the largest asset teams within a public E&P.