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Why attend LAGCOE 2017?

Why attend LAGCOE 2017?

Why attend LAGCOE 2017?

Why attend LAGCOE 2017?

Oct 13, 2017

HOUSTON -- LAGCOE 2017 is right around the corner. Here is an inside look into all of the exciting reasons to attend LAGCOE 2017. Industry Personnel: register for free to attend LAGCOE 2017 to connect with colleagues from around the globe, explore the latest industry equipment, products and services, and discover cutting-edge industry innovations and technical knowledge. Registration is limited to energy industry personnel. Learn more by visiting

View hundreds of exhibits

Explore the latest equipment, products and services with hands-on access at LAGCOE 2017. Our exhibitors represent various facets of the onshore and offshore oil and gas industry. View the complete LAGCOE 2017 exhibitors list as well as a current floor plan in real time at Limited booth spaces are still available. Learn more and book today.

Connect with energy industry professionals and colleagues

LAGCOE is hosted by industry professionals for industry professionals. Hundreds of industry volunteerscome together to make LAGCOE a top-notch experience for all who attend, exhibit or sponsor. LAGCOE is excited to host many networking opportunities during LAGCOE 2017, such as the LAGCOE 2017 Preview Party and International Reception. Tickets may be purchased during registration. Already registered for LAGCOE 2017? No problem! Log in to Experient's Registration Dashboard and click "ticketed events."

Win a Chevrolet Colorado Truck at LAGCOE 2017

Visit each of the sponsoring companies' booths at LAGCOE 2017 to scan your badge and become eligible to win a brand new 2017 Chevrolet Colorado, provided by Service Chevrolet Cadillac.

Visit the following exhibitors at LAGCOE 2017:

  • Cudd Energy Services - ROS12
  • Robin Instrument and Specialty, LLC - A82
  • Wood Group - EH53

Winner will be announced on Thursday, October 26 at LAGCOE 2017.

Attend a keynote presentation each day of LAGCOE 2017

LAGCOE will host three keynote presentations by industry leaders. NEW for LAGCOE 2017: Keynote Presentations will be held over lunch in the Cajundome Mardi Gras Ballroom. Tickets may be purchased through Experient's Registration Dashboard. In addition to the luncheon, presentations will be simulcast in the 2nd Level of the Convention Center for free.


  • Tuesday 10/24/17: Scott Angelle, Director, BSEE
  • Tuesday 10/24/17: Ryan Malone, Projects General Manager Gulf of Mexico, BP
  • Wednesday, 10/25/17: Randal Luthi, President, NOIA
  • Thursday, 10/26/17: Thomas H. Hudson, President, G2 LNG
  • Thursday, 10/26/17: Greg Vesey, President & CEO, Magnolia LNG

View more information about each of the Keynote Presentations.

Attend dozens of technical and international sessions

Technical sessions, sponsored by Drilling Contractor, will host leaders in the onshore and offshore oil and gas exploration and production industry. These presentations will showcase leading technologies, as well as provide information about pertinent issues facing the energy industry. Learn More.

International sessions will give attendees an inside look into doing business in six countries: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Canada, Colombia and Ghana. Learn more.

NEW FOR LAGCOE 2017: The Louisiana Energy Research & Development Forum will present a global view of the state-of-the-art energy technology research and development efforts using a formal presentation format embedded within a world-class technical exposition & conference, LAGCOE 2017. The forum will feature more than 50 technical presentations from energy experts from all over the globe. Learn more.

Make international business connections at LAGCOE 2017

LAGCOE is one of only two oil and gas shows selected by the U.S. Department of Commerce to participate in its International Buyer Program Select. Export counseling and Business to Business meetings will take place in the LAGCOE International Trade Center in the Convention Center 2nd Level. Learn more.

LAGCOE 2017 will host an impressive group of international visitors and exhibitors from countries including Canada, Colombia, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Ukraine, Brazil and United Arab Emirates (UAE).

View the latest and greatest energy innovations

Five LAGCOE 2017 exhibiting companies have been selected to showcase their new technologies. Each winning company will present an overview of its innovation to industry leaders and LAGCOE 2017 attendees. The New Technology Showcase program recognizes companies with revolutionary technologies that advance the process of discovering and producing oil and natural gas. The winning technologies are:

  • Louisiana CAT -- Product Health Connect® Panel
  • Ulterra Drilling Technologies -- PDC drill bit cutting structure: CounterForce
  • Frank’s International -- Combination Drillpipe/Casing Spider & Elevator
  • HydraLIFT -- Rod string lifting device
  • Expro -- 30,000 psi perforating and drill stem test tool package

LAGCOE and INNOV8 Acadiana are teaming up again to host the Energy Innovators Pitch Challenge to connect the best emerging energy innovators with investors ready to move their business ideas forward on Thursday, October 26, 2017.

Innovators in the energy sector are invited to submit their innovations and business plans between now and the deadline, Oct. 8, 2017 to participate in LAGCOE 2017 as an Emerging Energy Innovation Company. Apply Today

Visit the Career Center at LAGCOE 2017

To aid individuals in the energy industry seeking employment as well as companies looking to staff up, LAGCOE is excited to facilitate The Career Center at LAGCOE 2017 to help professionals as they work to keep skills fresh and seek employment. The program will be available Thursday, October 26 in the Cajundome and will provide attendees opportunity for a professional resume review as well as workshops focused on resume building, interview techniques, and using LinkedIn.

Professional attire is required to enter The Career Center. Pre-registration strongly recommended. Career Seekers must register for LAGCOE 2017 and select "Career Center (THURSDAY ONLY)."

If you are a hiring company looking to recruit, learn more about participating HERE.

Experience Louisiana Hospitality

LAGCOE 2017 is an oil and gas industry exposition, located in Lafayette, La., an area with a high concentration of service sector facilities in the very heart of America’s energy corridor.

The City of Lafayette consistently plays a great host, welcoming thousands of oil and gas industry personnel who descend upon the city every two years during LAGCOE.

Learn more about the City of Lafayette.

We look forward to welcoming you to LAGCOE 2017: October 24-26, 2017 at the Cajundome & Convention Center in Lafayette, Louisiana USA. Learn more by visiting

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