2018 OVERVIEW

2018 Event Overview | Eastern Energy Expo

SUNDAY

Women In Energy Conference

1 PM – 5PM
Women in Energy hosts a kickoff brunch followed by leadership presentations from accredited members of the energy industry. Leading Women in Energy is a workshop in the holistic characteristics and unique dynamics of contemporary female leaders. Strategies for Leadership is a panel discussion with the founders of Women in Energy to discuss the organization’s goals and how you can help make a difference in our industry and your career.

Welcome Reception

6 PM – 7:30 PM
The Eastern Energy Expo begins with a welcome reception where guests can gather, enjoy drinks, and prepare for the days ahead. Join us to network, catch up with peers you’ve met before, and connect with new associates.


MONDAY

Business & Technical Education Sessions

10 AM – 4:30 PM
Sessions led by industry experts on the latest techniques, technology, and training services in the industry. Topics will span marketing strategy, business growth, technology advancements, field techniques, career prospects, industry education, and more.

Golf Tournament

Elmridge Golf Course – 10 AM
229 Elmridge Road
Pawcatuck, CT 06379

The Annual Dave Nelsen Scholarship Golf Tournament is the only annual fundraiser for OESP’s Dave Nelsen Scholarship Program, providing thousands of dollars in scholarships each year.  Golfers will enjoy a day outdoors, relaxing with industry peers. And, best of all, the event raises money for this very important cause. Sponsorship options are available or you can register to play as a single or foursome.  Thank you for supporting this annual event.

Care to Ride

Motorcycles – 10 AM
Bicycles, Walkers, Runners – 2 PM

Foxwoods Resort

Get some fresh air and support a great cause! Care to Ride is open to motorcycles, bicycles, runners, and walkers. All funds benefit Oil Heat Cares, a 501 c(3) non-profit organization that assists households and organizations in need in replacing or purchasing oil heating equipment. Invite friends, neighbors, and coworkers to support your efforts.  Fundraising is available online.  Please click HERE to start or support a campaign.

Hospitality Night/OESP Reception

6 PM – 9 PM
Grand Pequot Ballroom

Attendees will enjoy an evening mingling with industry peers in the Grand Pequot Tower Ballroom. Each room is hosted by brand sponsors. Check availability to host your own space. View the floor plan here.


TUESDAY

Business & Technical Education Sessions

8 AM – 12:15 PM
Sessions led by industry experts on the latest techniques, technology, and training services in the industry. Topics will span marketing strategy, business growth, technology advancements, field techniques, career prospects, industry education, and more.

Trade Show Open

12 PM – 6 PM
Tradeshow floor is open for attendees to meet and explore exhibitor offerings in the show room. Discover the latest in technology, training, products, and services in the energy industry.

Trade Show Reception

3:30 PM – 5 PM
Enjoy FREE food and drink and take advantage of the opportunity to network with EEE exhibitors, attendees and colleagues during this reception being held in all Trade Show areas.

OESP Awards Banquet

7 PM – 9 PM
The National Association of Oil & Energy Service Professionals (OESP) hosts its annual awards banquet. During the evening, individuals and companies will be awarded for their excellence and dedication to the industry and winners of the 2018 Dave Nelsen Scholarship will be announced.  This year OESP will be celebrating it’s 65th anniversary, recognizing past presidents and officers who have generously donated their time over the years.


WEDNESDAY

Business & Technical Education Sessions

7:45 AM – 4 PM
Sessions led by industry experts on the latest techniques, technology, and training services in the industry. Topics will span marketing strategy, business growth, technology advancements, field techniques, career prospects, industry education, and more.

Keynote Speaker: Major Dan Rooney, USAF

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
Meet & Greet immediately following Keynote address in the exhibit area, Celebrity Ballroom
We are honored to welcome Major Dan Rooney as the 2018 Eastern Energy Expo’s keynote speaker. Major Rooney is an honored fighter pilot, PGA gold professional, founder of Folds of Honor and Patriot Golf Day, and author of A Patriot’s Calling: Living Life Between Fear and Death. Immediately after his presentation, come “Meet and Greet” Major Rooney in the exhibit area located in the Celebrity Ballroom! Read more about Major Dan Rooney here.

Trade Show Open

10 AM – 2 PM
Tradeshow floor is open for attendees to meet and explore exhibitor offerings in the show room. Discover the latest in technology, training, products, and services in the energy industry. Come “Meet and Greet” Keynote Speaker Major Rooney in the exhibit area located in the Celebrity Ballroom beginning at 10:30am.