LAGCOE is fortunate to have the support of hundreds of energy industry volunteers. Read the descriptions below about each of the 26 committees that support LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences below:
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The Exhibit Judges Committee forms a panel of experienced industry professionals from across the US who carefully review each company exhibit to select award recipients at the end of LAGCOE's technical exposition & conference.
The Exhibitor Relations Committee staffs the LAGCOE Information Office during set up and LAGCOE's technical exposition & conference hours, ready and willing to answer questions from exhibitors, attendees and sponsors.
The Future Energy Professionals Program was established to encourage and support students to become future energy professionals who pursue technical positions which fuel our world. The committee works hard to continue this purpose through various educational outreach programs.
The Inside Exhibits Committees work to ensure a great experience for exhibitors whose booths are located inside, in the Cajundome or Convention Center, by contacting these exhibitors in the weeks leading up to the show to assist in the planning process, as well as being available to answer questions during LAGCOE's technical exposition & conference.
The International Committee works to place LAGCOE on the radar of international buyers year-round as well as plan and execute the international programming during LAGCOE's technical exposition and conference.
LAGCOE Oilfield Alumni assists in industry knowledge transfer by being a resource group for LAGCOE programs providing volunteer, fundraising and advisory support.
LAGCOE Sporting Clays Tournament Committee plans the annual event hosted by Young Professionals of LAGCOE which raises funds for the LAGCOE Education Fund, a fund at Community Foundation of Acadiana.
The Maintenance Committee works during LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences to maintain the show grounds, providing an organized atmosphere for attendees, exhibitors and sponsors to network.
The OS-1000 Committee provides a hospitality center which serves hundreds of LAGCOE volunteers who work tirelessly to ensure success during LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Outside Exhibits Committees work to ensure a great experience for exhibitors whose booths are located outside, in the Red Zone or Blue Zone, by contacting these exhibitors in the weeks leading up to the show to assist in the planning process, as well as being available to answer questions during LAGCOE's technical exposition & conference.
The Parking and Transportation Committee plans and coordinates all official show transportation and parking during LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences set up and show hours.
The Registration Committee works to provide welcoming and efficient entry at LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Security Committee coordinates and monitors the security of the show grounds during LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Signs Committee places directional, informational and promotional signage throughout the grounds of LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences, coordinating with all LAGCOE committees in the months leading up to the show.
The Technical Sessions Committee focuses on producing a slate of technical speakers and topics at LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences which have relevance to the current state of our industry.
The Traffic Committee safely and efficiently directs loads of equipment and booth set-up materials from a central check-in point to designated exhibit areas during set-up and tear-down of LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Utilities Committee coordinates the set-up and use of generator based power for outside exhibitors during LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The VIP Transportation Committee connects the decision makers of the oil and gas industry located in Houston, Texas with LAGCOE by flying these leaders to Lafayette via chartered jet for a one-day visit of LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Volunteer Logistics Committee makes sure volunteers have the tools they need to effectively navigate the show grounds and communicate during set-up of LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences.
The Welcome Committee meets and greets guests at the airport as they arrive in Lafayette for LAGCOE's technical expositions & conferences as well as throughout the show grounds ready to answer questions, help attendees, exhibitors and sponsors find their way.
Young Professionals of LAGCOE act as ambassadors to the LAGCOE Education Fund, promote networking among energy professionals and provide career development opportunities to young professionals. YPL also functions as a recruiting tool to feed young professionals into LAGCOE's organizational and technical exposition & conferences committees.
The YPL Golf Tournament Committee plans this annual tournament which serves as an industry-only networking event .
The YPL Membership Committee recruits new individual and corporate members ready to engage in YPL and LAGCOE events as a path towards career development and giving back to the industry.
The YPL Mentor Program Committee facilitates the YPL Mentor Program which serves as an opportunity for young professionals within the oil and gas industry to develop productive relations, become engaged in positive networking and build leadership skills.
The YPL Networking Events Committee plans and executes the calendar of YPL networking events.
The YPL Volunteer Committee serves as a recruitment tool for volunteeres to assist with LAGCOE and YPL events.
Are you interested in volunteering for LAGCOE by serving on one of these committees? Become a LAGCOE member today to get involved!