LAGCOE is a nonprofit energy industry organization focused on educational programs and a technical exposition & conference. LAGCOE’s mission is to cultivate economic growth of the energy industry by facilitating domestic & global business development and fostering the energy workforce pipeline. LAGCOE’s vision is to be a robust, sustainable community of energy companies and volunteers that promotes energy education and awareness; connects businesses with opportunities and; showcases the Gulf Coast’s technical innovations to the world.Read more
2016 was a great year for Young Professionals of LAGCOE (YPL), an energy industry young professionals’ organization looking to connect and grow the next generation of energy industry leaders, despite the downturn of the oil and gas industry. Events focused on networking and career development assisted industry professionals throughout 2016. More than 60 young professionals, including 3 executive pairings, connected with seasoned industry professionals through the YPL Mentor Program. YPL hosted two events featuring keynote speakers focusing on mentorship as a function of career development.
Lafayette and Louisiana were represented in the U.S. Pavilion at Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exposition and Conference (ADIPEC) in United Arab Emirates (UAE) in November 2016 to send a message to the global energy industry that Louisiana Is Energy.