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Energy Trading Week Americas introduces new student event for industry hopefuls

25 October 2022 Houston, London: Energy Trading Week Americas 2022, in partnership with Insider’s Guide to Energy, is proud to announce the Energy Access Live Event: a networking event aimed at undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate students looking to learn more about career paths in the energy sector. This in-person event, taking place on October 28th at Energy Trading Week, will give students a unique insight into the energy sector while also helping them to expand their professional networks to include some of today’s industry-leading professionals.

The event will consist of a conference lunch with industry members, leaders, and founders, followed by two interactive panel sessions. The first of these is an industry insights panel wherein current industry leaders will share their vision of today’s energy industry and how the energy transition impacts their organizations. The second panel, hosted by Houston-based HR professionals, will focus on career paths as well as tips and tricks to stand out during the hiring process.

Ben Hillary, CEO of Commodities People, stated: “The energy industry is exceptionally fast-paced, and companies are always seeking out new talent that can help them reach that next phase of their evolution. This event is beneficial for both current industry professionals, who are looking for this new talent, and those who hope to someday become leaders in this industry. For those students who attend, Energy Access Live will provide them with unprecedented access to some of today’s top thought leaders, founders, and disruptors.”

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As Energy Trading Week has become one of the premiere events for leading industry professionals, opportunities such as Energy Access Live become an accessible entry point for new talent. These conferences are celebrated as some of the go-to events where leaders share ideas and push the industry forward. As global energy needs change and new challenges are discovered, fresh ideas brought in by young players can help the industry overcome these obstacles and grow in new directions.

To register for the event, which will take place at Hilton Houston Post Oak in Houston TX on the 28th of October from 12:30 to 3:00pm, please click here. Space is limited to the first 100 students.

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About Commodities People:

Commodities People is the independent centre for energy and commodities, and for more than 10 years has been the provider of popular events, ‘Commodity Trading Week’ and ‘Energy Trading Week’. The events are a vital platform for the energy and commodity market participants to exchange ideas and knowledge, find out about innovations in their market sectors, and learn from market experts.

Commodities People’s experience and understanding of the market attracts pioneering companies and decision-makers to its community, be it online or offline, bringing the entire industry together for shared market expertise, latest insight and innovation.

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