May

24

Gas Utility Fundamentals + Insights – Southwest Gas (May 24)

This program provides utility and service company employees with a broad understanding of how the gas utility industry works, as well as with a better awareness of their own roles within their organizations. Designed for new, seasoned and emerging employees, participants will explore the critical issues affecting the gas industry and the interaction between utilities and their stakeholders. This program is offered biannually as a general session for individual registrations. Additionally, it is offered with a customizable curriculum and hosted regularly by WEI member companies in order to address their specific organizational needs and provide a unique, individualized training experience for their employees.

General Details

  • Program Location
  • Southwest Gas Corporation
  • Building C Auditorium
    5241 Spring Mountain Road
    Las Vegas, NV 89150
  • Who Should Attend
  • Whether your organization has employees who are new to the gas industry, individuals who could benefit from business acumen associated with their field, or a need for participation in a forum focused on contemporary topics affecting the energy industry – WEI encourages you to contribute and learn. 
    • Experienced professionals who are newly hired into the energy industry 
    • Seasoned energy employees who have only been in one or two areas for much of their careers
    • Identified early career high performers who should fast-track their understanding of the industry 
    • Service company employees who benefit from understanding the history, issues and emerging issues facing energy companies.

  • General Cancellation Policy
  • Not Applicable
  • Participation Policy
  • Registration for this course is limited to employees of Southwest Gas only.

Agenda

Thursday, May 24, 2018

07:30 - 08:00

Registration Open

08:00 - 08:30

Participant Introductions

08:30 - 09:30

Natural Gas Industry Overview

09:30 - 09:45

Break

09:45 - 10:45

Natural Gas Consumption

10:45 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 12:00

How Utilities Make Money

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

13:00 - 14:00

Gas Operations

14:00 - 14:15

Break

14:15 - 15:15

Regulations and Safety

15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 16:30

Emerging Issues

16:30 - 17:00

Q&A and Wrap-Up

17:00 - 17:00

Adjourn

Meet The Speakers

Vaughn Shosted

Self Employed

Instructor, Gas Utility Fundamentals + Insights