The LAGCOE organization works to connect energy through commerce and education. We promote commerce by providing companies with business development opportunities such as the LAGCOE exposition now in its 61st year. We foster education for and about the energy industry by showcasing new technologies and supporting STEM education through scholarships, endowments and student outreach. We connect people of all ages to career development opportunities through networking, mentoring, educational presentations, workforce development programs and career fairs. Contact us to get involved.Read more
U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, has presented LAGCOE (Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition) with the President's 'E' Award for Export Service at a ceremony in Washington, DC. The President's 'E' Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.
In 2003, a handful of Halliburton Baroid employees organized a sporting clays tournament to benefit a fellow employee whose family savings had been depleted by several serious and expensive surgeries. The event raised $24,500 and was considered a huge success. That good deed turned into a movement that created the non-profit organization known as Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH).