Helping the Energy Industry Untap its Leadership Potential in Texas

World Bulletin Team

The Institution is proud to be one of the co-sponsors of the Energy Industry’s first Leadership and Inspirational Seminar: GOT LEADERSHIP

As a result of the Institution's partnership with the Inspiring Leaders Group, IMechE members will enjoy a 10% discount to attend the Got Leadership conference in Houston, Texas.

Bringing the Energy Industry’s First Leadership and Inspirational Seminar to Houston the Inspiring Leadership Group has now announced the speakers and key themes for the event which will be held on Tuesday 28 April 2015 at The Hilton Hotel, The University of Houston. It will be the Energy Industry’s First Leadership and Inspirational Seminar

Carol Jukes, CEO & President of the Inspiring Leadership Group says: “We believe the energy industry lacks the necessary emphasis on personal growth and are aiming this seminar at anyone in the energy sector who wants to develop themselves for greater things – both personally and professionally”.  

The programme for Got Leadership will cover:

  •         Leadership
  •         Motivation
  •         Teamwork
  •         Personal and Professional Growth
  •         Goal Setting
  •         Positivity and Excellence

The seminar will feature leading speakers from both the energy and business sectors including: Dr. Joe Vitale; Jon Gordon; Fred Haise; John Hofmeister; Chris Fuller; Dr. Chris Alexander and Dr. Paul Jukes – as well as Carol herself, who added:

 “I am passionate about leadership and helping others grow and succeed. That’s why I founded this event in order to improve individuals and businesses understanding of leadership and how it impacts people and organizations – enabling them to become Better Leaders, Managers and Engineers”

About the Speakers

Dr Joe Vitale has appeared in many movies, most notably as a standout star in ‘The Secret’ and is the best-selling author of numerous books. Joe’s latest work is a sequel to his bestseller ‘Zero Limits’, entitled ‘At Zero’. He is an expert in the ‘Law of Attraction’, and has appeared on numerous TV shows such as Larry King Live, ABC, Fox & Friends, and CNBC.

Jon Gordon, Business Consultant and Author on the topics of leadership, culture, sales, and teamwork. Jon’s is the author of ‘The Energy Bus’ and latest work is ‘The Carpenter’. Jon is one of a kind motivational speaker and often appears on Television shows such as The Today Show, CNN, Fox & Friends.

Fred Haise, Apollo 13 Astronaut and retired President of Northrop Grumman Technical Services. Mr Haise was in the Apollo 13 capsule when it suffered an explosion, and the astronauts had to fight for their lives, overcoming extreme odds, to get back to earth. Fred is a true Inspirational hero.

John Hofmeister, Former President of Shell Oil Company, and heads the not-for-profit membership association, Citizens for Affordable Energy. A business leader with over 35 years of experience in Senior Leadership positions.

Chris Fuller, President & CEO, Influence Leadership Inc; World’s Leading Facilitator & Course Developer of Dr John C Maxwell’s program. Author of Iditarod Leadership. A teacher of the World famous courses in ‘5 Level Leadership’ and the ‘360 Degree Leader’. Chris’s clients include many Fortune 500 companies, including State Farm Insurance, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, and Microsoft.

Dr Chris Alexander PE, Principal, Stress Engineering Services Inc and Author of ‘Be the Beans’. Chris Alexander is a Principal at Stress Engineering Services, Inc. in Houston, Texas. He has authored more than 100 technical papers and received B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Texas.

Dr Paul Jukes CEng, FIMarEST, Group Managing Director – MCS Kenny, Wood Group Kenny. Paul has over 15 years experience in management and leadership in the Oil & Gas sector. Dr Jukes has a PhD in Engineering, an MBA and is a Chartered Engineer, CEng. He is also a Fellow of 3 Professional Engineering Institutes, Vice President of IMarEST, and also an Adjunct Professor at The University of Houston. Paul will share his ‘Factors for Success’.

Carol Jukes, CEO & President, Inspiring Leaders Group. Is a successful business entrepreneur, owner and a life coach.

About The Inspiring Leadership Group

The Inspiring Leaders Group aims to inspire and motivate people to reach their full potential and achieve their Dreams, Visions and Goals. It was founded by Carol Jukes, CEO & President. The Inspiring Leaders Group is committed to charitable giving and profits will benefit local charities: The Beacon Homeless Center in Houston, The University of Houston, and Citizens for Affordable Energy.

Further information on April’s Got Leadership seminar is available from and from and by calling 281 254 0027 or 832 212 2772.


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