Scheduled Events

Gulf Coast Symposium on HR Issues
Speaker, "Don't Run Naked Through The Office: Engagement from the Employee's Perspective"
May 9-11, 2018; Houston, TX

LEAP HR Oil & Gas
Special Reporter
April 24-25, 2018; Houston, TX

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Past Events

Blockchain, IoT & Machine Learning in Oil & Gas Canada
Speaker, "Ensuring IoT Creates ROI: Is Your Organization Ready?"
February 13-14, 2018; Calgary, Canada

Webinar hosted by Gulf Business Network Training Centre
Speaker, "Discover the Secret Ingredients of an Effective Training Program"
January 15, 2018; Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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ATD-Houston 2017 Fall Conference & Expo
Speaker, "Training Program Design & Implementation: Creating Sustainable Advantage"
September 21, 2017; Houston, TX

Wearable Technology in Oil and Gas
Speaker, "Developing Tactical Training in the Field of Wearable Technology"
September 15, 2017; Marriott Westchase, Houston, TX

University of Houston Society for Professional Engineers - Student Chapter
Speaker with Kelley Hicks (HR Talent Manager, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company), "The Shortest Path to Success: Self-Managed Approach to Professional Development"
September 20, 2016; University of Houston, Energy Research Park, Houston, TX

ATD-Houston CTN Southwest
Speaker, "Don't Run Naked Through The Office: Your Workplace Survival Plan!"
August 16, 2016; Fox & Hound, 12802 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77034 - (281) 481-0068 - OPEN TO PUBLIC

People Development Network Magazine
Article, "Want to Improve Your Corporate Culture? Learn Why So Many Well-Intentioned Efforts Fail"
July 2016, UK

Interview, "WorkforceNext Q&A: Talking with Fred Stawitz"
June 2016, Houston, TX

Process Safety in Oil and Gas 2016
Keynote Speaker, "A Ladder and a Bowtie are Better than a Bandage!"
March 9-10, 2016; Houston, TX

US-China Career Assist, Houston Chapter
Speaker, "From Your First Job to Business Leader: What You Need to Know that You Will Not Learn in School!"
August 19, 2015; Houston, TX

3rd Effective Shutdowns, Turnarounds, and Outages Summit 2015
Speaker, "Specialist Viewpoint: Managing the Impact of the Work Environment on Productivity & Safety"
July 23-24, 2015; Houston, TX

Houston Chinese Women's Professional Association
Discussion Leader, "Your Workplace Survival Plan"
June 21, 2015; Houston, TX

3rd Health and Safety Excellence for Mining 2015
Speaker, "Pushing Safety Through The Roof!"
June 17-18, 2015; Toronto, CANADA

2nd Annual Health & Safety in Mining Forum 2015
Speaker, "Pushing Safety Through The Roof!" (click here to view the presentation)
May 20-21, 2015; Toronto, CANADA

Student Society of HRD Meeting, University of Houston
Speaker, "The Shortest Path To Success!"
April 1, 2015; Houston, TX

World HCM in Oil & Gas USA 2015 Conference
Speaker, "Where We Went Wrong & How We Can Go Right!"
March 24-25, 2015; Houston, TX

2015 Process Safety Chem/Petrochemical and Refinery Industries Forum
Chair forum
Jan 28-29, 2015; Houston, TX

2014 HSE Excellence for Offshore Operations Forum
Chair forum
Sep 24-25, 2014; Houston, TX

Student Society of HRD Meeting, University of Houston
Speaker, "Is Employee Engagement Really Rocket Science?"
Sep 22, 2014; Houston, TX

HR and Talent Management in Oil & Gas USA 2014 Conference
Chair conference and lead roundtable discussion entitled "Is Employee Engagement Really Rocket Science?"
Sep 15-16, 2014; Houston, TX

Click link to access archived program podcast!
Voices At Work on KPFT-FM with Ron Gonyea
Discussion about "How to Succeed in Any Workplace Environment!"
Broadcast on 90.1 KPFT-FM and streamed live online from at 8 - 9pm CST, Aug 8, 2014; Houston, TX

Click link to view recording of this webinar! Rewards & Recognition Webinar

Speaker, "Is Employee Engagement Really Rocket Science?"
Jul 29, 2014 (Tue); 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT

2nd Annual Global Oil & Gas Human Capital Summit 2014
Led roundtable discussion on "Accelerated Capability Development"
May 27-29, 2014; Houston, TX

4th Annual Oil & Gas Supply Chain Compliance
Led roundtable discussion on "Employee Engagement"
Apr 14-17, 2014; Houston, TX

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