The Women in Propane Council is open to men and women, and provides opportunities for all members of the propane industry to support the advancement and success of women in every scope of business operation and professional development.  

In 2014, the Women in Propane Council will host a variety of events intended to help members become more effective communicators and better leaders.  If you're interested in joining the council or learning more, please visit: www.npga.org/WiP.  

 
NPGA Winter Board of Directors Meeting
January 29-31, 2017
Hyatt Regency Riverwalk – San Antonio, Texas
 
Sunday, January 29, 2017, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Women in Propane Council, Winter Meeting
 
Monday, January 30, 2017, 11:45am – 1:00pm
Women in Propane Council, No-host Networking Lunch
 
The Knowledge Exchange: WIP Mentor Network      
Thursday, April 20, 2017, 1:30pm – 5:30pm
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee
 
The Knowledge Exchange mentoring program strives to make a lasting impact on the lives of the men and women in the propane industry by providing a platform for individuals to develop themselves on a professional and personal level. Learn more HERE
 
Knowledge Exchange training takes place the day before the 2017 NPGA Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo opens. (Webinar training will be available also. Details TBD.)
 
Investment per mentee is $250.00. Mentors are volunteers drawn from propane industry leaders across the country.
E-mail KnowledgeExchange@npga.org for more information
 
2017 NPGA Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo
Friday, April 21, 2017 – Sunday, April 23, 2017
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee
 
Friday, April 21, 2017, 9:00am - 3:15pm 
WIP Leadership Forum – an added value package to the NPGA Expo.  Learn more HERE
This forum is designed to help you advance your career for an additional cost of $175.00
You're invited to the LEADERSHIP FORUM featuring the highly effective and valuable DiSC® system of Human Behavior Management. DiSC® is a powerful tool to help managers (men and women) and their employees (men and women) learn to better understand themselves and achieve optimal performance!
 
Expert trainers Kelly Bosak and Sarah Knight - who together have trained thousands of propane professionals - are certified in the DiSC® model and its training assessments will help to make an immediate impact in your workplace...and in your life!
 
Saturday, April 22, 2017, 3:30 - 5:00pm
Roundtable Session, Focus on Change Management
Popular and colorful industry speaker and veteran CEO of PERC, Roy Willis, shares stories about his experience in "change management." Audience members engage in roundtable discussions following his speech.
 
Saturday, April 22, 2017, 5:00 - 6:00pm
Networking Reception – Continue conversations with industry colleagues.
 
Western Propane Trade Show and Convention
May 17-19, 2017
Reno Events Center – Reno, Nevada
 
Thursday, May 18, 2017, time TBD
Seminar: The Power of DiSC Profile to Move Your Career Forward
Effective communication within the workplace is essential to success. This seminar is a continuation from the WIP Leadership Forum at the Expo with another perspective of the DiSC program. The seminar is open to all convention attendees at no additional charge.
 
Ray Murray Inc. Open House & Trade Show
Tuesday, June 6, 2017, time TBD
Ray Murray Inc., Lee, Massachusetts
Seminar: The Power of DiSC Profile to Move Your Career Forward
This is an opportunity for east coast attendees (limited to RMI guests) to learn the impact the DiSC program makes. This seminar is a continuation from the WIP Leadership Forum at the Expo.
 
NPGA Mid-Year Board of Directors Meeting & Propane Days
June 18-21, 2017
Renaissance – Washington, D.C.
Watch for future updates in NPGA Reports.
Propane Days is a unique chance to advocate for the industry and be a part of leadership in action. Women in Propane Council encourages its members to attend. (No official Women in Propane Council events are scheduled.)
 
Mid-States Convention & Trade Show
June 12-15, 2017
Sheraton Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri
Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 1:00-3:00pm
Seminar: The Power of DiSC Profile to Move Your Career Forward
This is an opportunity for members of the Midwest workforce to experience the positive impact of the DiSC program. This seminar is a further continuation from the WIP Leadership Forum at the Expo. The seminar is open to all convention attendees at no additional charge.
 
NPGA Fall Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, October 1, 2017 – Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Hyatt Regency, Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
Sunday, October 1, 2017, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Women in Propane Council, Annual Meeting
 
Monday, October 2, 2017, 11:45am – 1:00pm
Women in Propane Council, No-host Networking Lunch
 
 
 
 
 

 


 



 

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