Welcome to LEAP HR: Future Energy

LEAP HR: Future Energy is your unique opportunity to join an exclusive community of strategic HR leaders from the most future-ready oil & gas, utilities, and renewables firms. Step inside the innovation happening across the energy spectrum and uncover the novel people strategies that are driving the transition to a low carbon future.

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Among the 2021 Expert Speaker Faculty

Caroline Stockdale

Chief People & Communications Officer

First Solar

Wayne Finger

President, People & Organization


Andrew Slentz

Senior Vice President Global Human Resources

Hess Corporation

Kay Johnson

Head of Talent Acquisition


Gina Vargiu-Breuer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Siemens Energy

Take part and be inspired by:

LEAP HR Future Energy Bullet

How Eni is driving a new “Fit for Purpose” training program for over 30,000 staff to boost engagement in their changing roles and responsibilities for a smoother transition to renewable energy

LEAP HR Future Energy Bullet

How Xcel Energy is going above and beyond for its employees impacted by the energy transition by providing job shadowing and modern, accessible solutions to new role training as part of its commitment to be 80% carbon free by 2030

LEAP HR Future Energy Bullet

How Lightsource BP’s HR team is transforming its delivery model to enable the firm to satisfy consumer demand, and provide the organization with the tools needed to double its pipeline in the next three years

LEAP HR Future Energy Bullet

How Equinor’s People & Leadership team is driving new approaches to talent acquisition and workforce development to enable over 21,000 employees to collectively move closer to a zero-carbon future

Why HR leaders are Clearing Their Calendars to Take Part in LEAP HR: Future Energy



“An agile human resources strategy ties in at every aspect of a high-performing energy business. Opportunities like LEAP HR: Future Energy are vital if we’re to keep our fingers on the pulse in an ultra-competitive industry”

Caroline Stockdale, Chief People & Communications Officer, First Solar


“Every business in the energy industry has a significant role to play in providing the global population with the power needed to develop. And as energy literacy grows, the need to provide that energy sustainably is gaining momentum too. All forms are energy are needed in the short to medium term so what better place to discuss HR’s role in this international paradigm shift than at LEAP HR: Future Energy?”

Wayne Finger, President – People & Organization, Projects, Wood


“Energy companies are at the forefront of a global movement, and any steps that HR can take to help move our firms in the right direction is worth taking. LEAP HR: Future Energy will be a fascinating opportunity to hear what our community is doing to move towards the sustainable future of our industry”

Kay Johnson, Head of Talent Acquisition, Avangrid