2018 Annual Meeting and Summer Conference

Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting is an excellent opportunity to catch up with friends, make new connections with colleagues and network with industry leaders. The event starts Wednesday evening at 5:00 pm with the member and family reception and dinner. Thursday will be a full day program of Alliance updates, guest speakers, and the membership meeting. Friday there is an optional golf outing at Red Sky Ranch and Golf Club for those wishing to participate (additional fee applies).

This event is only open to Western Energy Alliance members and their families.

Register before May 31st to take advantage of our early bird rate!  Due to hotel requirements for attendance numbers in advance, registrations at the door will not be permitted. Please register in advance so we can be sure to have the proper numbers in to the hotel’s catering and planning department.

Sponsorships are available.  Please contact Brian Fakharzadeh for more information. All 2018 sponsorship opportunities are available to view here.  

When:  August 8 – 10, 2018

Where:  Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch 
               0130 Daybreak Ridge Road
               Avon, CO 81620

Lodging:  Reservations can be made online or by calling 1-800-576-5582, please mention the Western Energy Alliance room block to receive the negotiated rate.  Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis so reserve your room now before the room block is sold out.  The Alliance cannot reserve rooms on your behalf or provide additional rooms once the room block has been filled.  Don't delay, our room block expires Monday, July 9th!

              Members Only Conference Registration - $595
              Spouse/Significant Other - $295 (meals only, no conference access) 
              Children under 17 - $100

Thank you to our event sponsors: 

3 Bear Energy | Anadarko Petroleum Corporation | Berry Petroleum Company | BP Lower 48
Cameron | Concho Resources | Davis Graham & Stubbs | Devon Energy | EKS&H | Enduring Resources
Engage Mobilize | Enerplus Resources | EOG Resources | Extraction Oil & Gas | Halliburton
HighPoint Energy | Holland & Hart | Holsinger Law | IMA, Inc. | Jacam Catalyst | Liberty Oilfield Services
McGriff, Seibels & Williams | Moss Adams | Occidental Petroleum Corporation | Old Ironsides Energy
PDC Energy | Pioneer Natural Resources | QEP Resources | Refine Search | SM Energy
Upstream Petroleum Management | US Bank | Wells Fargo Bank | Whiting Petroleum Corporation | XTO Energy


Wednesday, August 8th:

3:00 - 6:00 pm:  Registration desk open 
5:00 - 6:00 pm:  Opening reception 
6:00 - 8:00 pm:  Family dinner

Thursday, August 9th:

7:30 am:  Registration desk opens
7:30 am - 9:00 am: Family breakfast
8:30 am – 12:15 pm:  Morning session, including Alliance updates and speakers
12:15 - 1:30 pm:  Family lunch 
1:30 – 4:00 pm:  Afternoon session including award presentations and speakers
4:15 - 5:00 pm:  Membership meeting, Board elections, and the passing of the gavel from outgoing Board Chairman Rich Frommer to incoming Chairman Jeff Lang
5:00 pm:  Conference attendees dismissed

Friday, August 10th:

8:30 am:  Golf outing and lunch
                  Red Sky Ranch and Golf Club
                  Fazio course
                  376 Red Sky Rd, Edwards, CO 81655
                *$250 per player