69th Annual Oil & Gas Law Conference

- in Houston, Texas, USA

JW Marriott Houston - Galleria
5150 Westheimer Road
Houston, TX 77056

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Registration Open

Credits:MCLE Credit will be available

Overview

More information coming soon!

Conference Co-Chairs

J. J. McAnelly, III
Bracewell LLP
Houston, TX

Kimberly Phillips
Assistant General Counsel, Global Litigation – Americas
Shell Oil Company
Houston, TX

John Rogers Award Recipient

Dan O. Dinges
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation
Houston, TX

Dan O. Dinges joined Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation in September, 2001 as its President and Chief Operating Officer, and a member of its Board of Directors.  In May, 2002 he assumed his current position as Chairman, President and CEO.  Prior to joining Cabot, Dinges held management positions over 20 years with Noble Energy. 

In May 2015, Dinges was appointed chairman of the American Exploration & Production Council, a national trade association representing 31 of America’s premier independent natural gas and oil exploration and production companies. Mr. Dinges serves on the board of directors of United States Steel Corporation, American Petroleum Institute, American Exploration & Production Council, Houston Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Spitzer Industries, Boy Scouts of America, and Palmer Drug Abuse Program.  He also serves on the executive committee of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law and Business at The University of Texas at Austin.  Dinges is a member of the All-American Wildcatters.  He received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Petroleum Land Management from The University of Texas.

Deans of Oil & Gas Practice Lecturer

David E. Pierce
Professor
Norman R. Pozez Chair in Business and Transactional Law
Washburn University School of Law
Topeka, KS

Tuition

Note: Early registration pricing is available through January 28, 2018.

  • $745 - Non-Member Registration Fee (*Member dues begin at $650) (Regular Price: $795)
  • $535 - IEL Supporting or Sustaining Member Employee (Regular Price: $575)
  • $535 - IEL Young Energy Professional Member (Regular Price: $575)
  • $535 - CAIL Member or Member Employee (Regular Price: $575)
  • $535 - Government Employee (Regular Price: $575)
  • $150 - Full-time Law Student (Regular Price: $150)
  • $150 - Full-time Law Professor (Regular Price: $150)
  • $225 - Materials Only - I will not be attending the conference. (Regular Price: $225)

Add $150 to receive the course material in a printed binder at the conference. Otherwise, the material will only be provided to you electronically via email. You are welcome to print the online material yourself.

Hotel Information

The cost of housing is not included in tuition. However, rooms (in limited number) have been reserved at the JW Marriott Hotel, 5150 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77056. Registrants should call 1.800.228.9290 and advise them they are attending the "IEL – Annual Oil & Gas Law Conference" to receive a reduced room rate of $209 ++ per night. The last day to obtain this special rate is January 23, 2018.

BOOK HOTEL ONLINE

Sponsorship Opportunities

John Rogers Award Reception and Dinner - $6,000 each (Limited to 12)
The Petroleum Club of Houston
February 15, 2018

  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through email and Internet announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • Company/firm logo on the Conference website, with link to company/firm website.
  • Recognition at the reception and dinner.
  • 4 complimentary registrants at the Conference.
  • Up to 6 guests at the reception and dinner.
  • One reserved table at the dinner, if desired. An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the Conference.

Advisory Board Dinner Headline Sponsorship - $5,000 (Only 1 Allowed) - SOLD OUT
Houston Country Club
February 14, 2018

  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed and/or emailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through web announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • Recognition at the reception & dinner
  • 3 complimentary registrants at the Conference.
  • Up to 3 guests at the Advisory Board Dinner
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the conference.

Conference Binder Sponsor  $3,500 (Only 1 Allowed) - SOLD OUT

  • Single page company/firm advertisement on the back of the conference material binder that will be distributed to all registrants
  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed and/or emailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through web announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • Recognition on the conference website and via social media
  • 2 complimentary registrants at the conference, including the John Rogers Award Reception and Dinner
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the conference

Wi-Fi Sponsor - $3,500 (Only 1 Allowed)

  • Name/Logo reflected in wifi access code
  • Prominent recognition on the Conference Background Slide
  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed and/or emailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through web announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • 3 complimentary registrants at the Conference.
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the conference.

Canvas Bag - $3,000 each (Only 3 Allowed) - SOLD OUT

  • Name/Logo on one side of canvas bag (ONLY 3 ALLOWED)
  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed and/or emailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through web announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • 1 complimentary registrant at the Conference.
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the conference.

Networking Luncheon - $3,000 each
February 15, 2018

  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through email and Internet announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • Company/firm logo on the Conference website, with link to company/firm website.
  • Recognition at the luncheon.
  • 2 complimentary registrants at the Conference.
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the Conference.

Deans of Oil and Gas Practice Lecture Luncheon - $3,000 each
February 16, 2018

  • Recognition in the Conference brochure, which will be mailed to several thousand interested counsel and business leaders and will reach many thousands more through email and Internet announcements.
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed in the Conference brochure and final program.
  • Company/firm logo on the Conference website, with link to company/firm website.
  • Recognition at the luncheon.
  • 2 complimentary registrants at the Conference.
  • An opportunity to display company/firm materials at the event or at the Conference.

Exhibitor - $1,500 each
February 15-16, 2018

  • Space to display company/firm materials at the conference.
  • Name/logo on Conference website with link to company page.

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Licia Maria (Lilly) Hogarth, CAIL Sponsorship Coordinator, at 972.244.3424 or lhogarth@cailaw.org.

Other Information

Press Policy

All IEL conferences are held under the Chatham House Rule. Participants, including journalists, are free to use any information received, but comments may not be attributed to any speaker identifi ed by name or affiliation.

Nondiscriminatory Policy

The Center for American and International Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status in educational activities, scholarship programs or admissions.

Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
IEL: +1.972.244.3421
Fax: +1.972.244.3401
E-Mail: iel@cailaw.org

John Rogers Award Reception and Dinner Sponsors

Advisory Board Reception and Dinner Sponsor

Conference Binder Sponsor

Deans of Oil & Gas Practice Lecture Luncheon Sponsor

Networking Luncheon Sponsor

Canvas Bag Sponsors