LOGA - 2013 Annual Meeting

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2013 LOGA Annual Meeting
March 11th - 13th, 2013
L'auberge du lac Casino Resort
Lake Charles, LA

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Tuesday Keynote Speaker: Sherman Joyce
President, American Tort Reform Association

Sherman Joyce is President of the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA), a national coalition of more than 300 nonprofit organizations, professional societies, trade associations and corporations working through in-state coalitions to bring fairness and efficiency to the civil justice system. As President of ATRA, Mr. Joyce is the Association's Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors. Mr. Joyce assumed his current position in 1994. 

Find out more about Sherman Joyce by clicking here.

Tuesday Breakfast Speaker: Grover G. Norquist
President, Americans for Tax Reform

Grover Norquist has been one of Washington’s most effective issues management strategists for over a decade. He is president of Americans for Tax Reform (ATR), a coalition of taxpayer groups, individuals, and businesses opposed to higher taxes at the federal, state, and local levels. ATR organizes the Taxpayer Protection Pledge, which asks all candidates for federal and state office to commit themselves in writing to oppose all tax increases.  Mr. Norquist is author of Debacle: Obama's War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future, as well as Leave Us Alone: Getting the Government's Hands Off Our Money, Our Guns, Our Lives.  He has also served as a monthly political columnist and contributing editor to The American Spectator.  

Find out more about Grover Norquist by clicking here.

Tuesday Mid-Morning Speaker: Ron Curry
Administrator, EPA Region 6

Ron has more than 36 years of management experience in local, state, and federal government, as well as the private sector. Most recently, Ron worked with the University of New Mexico on the development of their Energy/Water/Environment Nexus Studies program. Prior to that, Ron spent eight years serving in former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson’s administration as cabinet secretary of the Environment Department. Ron has over 20 years of experience in private business including 10 years owning a small business franchise started with his father. Ron’s interest in the environment grew during his manufacturing career while marketing products to the South Coast Air Quality District in California. 

Find out more about Ron Curry by clicking here.

Register online today for the 2013 LOGA Annual Meeting, being held March 11th - 13th at L'auberge du lac Casino Resort in Lake Charles, LA. Join over 400 industry executives for LOGA's annual membership meeting and plan to be briefed on current industry issues facing your business while networking with colleagues in a relaxed environment. Every year offers up opportunities and memories that last a lifetime, make sure you & your company are a part of it by registering today.  A limited number of one-day Tuesday meetings only passes are available. 

Annual Meeting Sponsorship opportunities are available.  Please contact LOGA Director of Marketing Ben Broussard to secure at (337) 278-6240 or by clicking here.

Come Early Monday - Play Golf or Tennis!

Annual Meeting Golf Tournament
Monday March 11th
Gray Plantation Golf Course
10:00am Tee Time

Food & beverages provided by First Response Environmental Group.  You can register as an individual or as a 4-man team by clicking here.

Annual Meeting Tennis Tournament
Monday March 11th
Lake Charles Racquet Club
1:30pm Start Time

Round Robin Style - Food & beverages included.  Register by clicking here.


2013 Annual Meeting Sponsors

Annual Meeting Sponsors

 PetroQuest  Acadian



Monday Evening Welcome Reception

Tuesday Morning Breakfast







Tuesday Lunch


Chesapeake Hilcorp BHPB



Platinum Sponsors

Necesea   URS_Blue-transparent  Helis Logo Denbury  ONEBANE  GordonArata  superior  CLF

Gold Sponsors


Newpark_Resources_logo    SamsonEnergy  Justiss



Bronze Sponsors

 BakerDonelson  CopestoneLogo  HargroveSmelley
 Amerisafe IOS  LAGCOE  


Exhibitor Sponsors

longhorn_logo    DeltaLandServices   SealTite CardnoENTRIX   EBlogo   Audubon  Fugroconocoplogo_redblack esandh FirstResponse  SWCAenvironmental  MPH  Pelican

Annual Meeting Golf Tournament Sponsor




2013 Annual Meeting Agenda

Monday March 11th
  10:00am - Golf Tournament Gray Plantation (Off site)
  12:00pm - 4:00pm Exhibitor Setup  
  1:30pm - 4:00pm Tennis Tournament  Lake Charles Racquet Club (Off site)
  4:00pm - 7:00pm Registration Opens  
  5:00pm Silent Auction Opens  
  5:00pm - 7:00pm Welcome Reception  
Tuesday March 12th
  7:00am - 4:00pm Registration Open  
  7:45am - 9:30am Breakfast Session Grover Glenn Norquist President and Founder of Americans for Tax Reform
  9:30am - 9:45am Break  
  9:45am - 11:50am Mid Morning Session Ron Curry, EPA Region 6 Administrator
      CEO Round Table
      Charles Goodson,  Chairman, CEO, President PetroQuest
      David Welch,  Chairman, CEO, President Stone Energy
      Thomas Cooke,  Chairman, CEO, Founder Saratoga Resources, Inc.
      Mike Moncla,  Owner and CEO, Moncla Marine
  11:50am - 12:00pm Break  
  12:00pm - 1:20pm Lunch & Keynote Speaker Sherman Joyce President of the American Tort Reform Association
  1:20pm - 1:35pm Break  
  1:35pm - 3:00pm Afternoon Session State Agency Panel
      Tim BarfieldSec. Dept of Revenue 
      Robert BarhamSec. Dept of Wildlife & Fisheries 
      Buddy CaldwellAttorney General 
      Peggy HatchSec. Dept of Environmental Quality 
      Jim WelshCommissioner of Conservation
      Steven Chustz, Interim Sec. DNR
  3:00pm - 3:15pm Break  
  3:15pm - 4:00pm Breakout Sessions A. Legislative Session Panel Sen. Cortez, Sen. Morell, Speaker Pro Tempore Leger, Rep. S. Bishop, Rep. Robideaux
      B. Water Laws & State Issues Sen. Gerald Long, Lou Buatt Atty. Jones Walker
      C. Tax Committee  Daron Fredrickson, Chairman
  4:00pm - 4:30pm LOGPAC Membership Mtg.  
  4:00pm - 6:30pm Break  
  6:30pm - 7:00pm Evening Reception  
  7:00pm - until Dinner  
Wednesday March 13th
  7:30am - 10:30am Registration Open  
  8:00am - 9:00am Breakfast Session  
  9:30am Silent Auction Closes  
  9:30am - 12:00pm Board Meeting  


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