Coming up! HERWorld and Women, Workouts and Wine

Coming up! HERWorld and Women, Workouts and Wine


This year’s HERWorld on March 8th promises to be big, inspiring and informative!  Check out the current Denver agenda (MST):

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM          Coffee / Networking / Registration

7:45 AM                                Welcome: Energy GRIT

  • Local Welcome from Denver – Sarah Derdowski, Director of Strategic Development and Operations, UC Denver
  • Sarah Sandberg, Senior Director, DCP Midstream


8:00 AM – 8:30 AM         Welcome from Houston

  • Colette Honorable, Former US FERC Commissioner and Partner, Thompson & Reed
  • Welcome Message from Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook
  • The  Energy Playbook GRIT: Angie Gilder, Partner, KPMG


8:30 AM – 9:15 AM           Resilience and the Race to Reinvent

  • Moderator: Sarah Sandberg, Senior Director, DCP Midstream
  • Roger Hemminghouse, Director Enterprise Transformation, Xcel Energy
  • Cindy Patman, Board Director Pink Petro and Vice President of HR, Orica
  • Susan Fakharzadeh, Sr. Manager, Community Relations, PDC Energy


9:15 AM – 9:30 AM                Programming Break

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM             Local keynote speaker: Getting Gritty About Energy

  • Jeannette Jones, Engineering Manager, Noble Energy


10:30 AM – 11:30 AM            Local Panel:  Rapid Recovery – Innovation in the Human Space

  • Moderator: Anna Thauberger, WOGA Executive Board Member
  • Dena Lund, Executive VP of Engineering and Operations, Sterling Energy
  • Dawn Lima, Director Subsurface & Development, Bonanza Creek Energy
  • Lisa Hamil, Sr. Staff Landman-DJ Basin Anadarko


11:30 AM – 12:00 PM            Programming Break / Lunch

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM              Keynote: Playing Big Live from Houston

  • Dr. Jennifer Welter, First Female Coach in the NFL


1:00 PM – 1:45 PM                 The Energy Transition: A New Future Awaits Us

  • Jen Martin, Senior Planning Analyst and Women’s Initiative Leader at Encana
  • John Baffes, Senior Economist, World Bank
  • Meghan Nutting, VP of Government Affairs, Sunnova Energy
  • Nisa Bradley, VP Marketing & Software Product Management, Schneider Electric Energy & Sustainability Services
  • Yun Lee, Director of Solar, Panasonic


1:45 PM – 2:00 PM                Programming Break

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM               Closing Keynote – The Journey from Corporate Careerist to Entrepreneur in Pursuit of a New World

  • Luke Clemente, Clearvont CEO and Founder, Former GE Executive


2:45 PM – 3:00 PM               Closing / 2018 GRIT Awards Local Presentation

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM               Women Workout and Wine Event with Local Partner DPC (separate registration required – see below)

WOGA is excited to partner with Pink Petro, COGA and the University of Colorado Denver for this great event.  Register today and use CODE: woga18 for a member’s discount.

Register Here:  HERWorld18

To close out HERWorld and International Women’s Day, WOGA is joining with local partner DPC for Women, Workouts and Wine.  Join us after HERWorld!

Register:  Women, Workouts and Wine 2018