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7/19/2016 Press Release

MEA Announcing New Leadership Sessions at the Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit

MEA Announcing New Leadership Sessions at the Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit

MEA’s Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit is featuring new leadership sessions this August 9-11, 2016. This event, in its 93rd year, is being held in Milwaukee, WI and is the forum of choice for natural gas professionals. It will feature leadership and career-development sessions as well as the usual technical and hands-on sessions. This is an excellent opportunity to meet with peers, customers, suppliers, and competitors to focus on strengths and talents within the industry, and to collaborate on and solve current issues.

The leadership track features:

  • Tough Times Call for Tough People - Opening keynote, Michael Broom
  • Empowering Employees to Make Decisions
  • Information Sharing – What Employees & Employers Can Expect from New Hires
  • Career Success Principles with Ric Hinkie, author of “Fast Forward Your Career”
  • Making Your Career Plan
  • Field Leader Training


The Summit offers valuable workshops, one-of-a-kind demonstrations, and peer-to-peer connecting. The Gas Operations Technical &?Leadership Summit is one of MEA’s most popular and highest attended programs. Come for two full days of education, networking, and visit the sold-out tradeshow with 128 exhibitors.

Interested in learning more about the Gas Operations Technical & Leadership Summit? Contact John Gann at (651) 289-9600 x105 or johng (at) midwestenergy (dot) org or visit to learn more.

About MEA:
MEA serves the people that delivery electricity and natural gas to homes and businesses. MEA (Midwest ENERGY Association) was founded as a trade association over 100 years ago by distribution utilities, whose vision was to improve safety and efficiency. Today, energy delivery companies and their contractors around the globe benefit from MEA's industry learning seminars, operations summits, and other events. Members collaborated to develop EnergyU, the world's premier online training, testing, and evaluation system for gas and electric distribution utilities.