Volunteer Program

Engage and Learn with Industry Leaders and Experts

Houston is proud to host the 23rd World Petroleum Congress, December 5-9, 2021. For the first time since 1987, Houston will be on a global stage as the premier international oil and gas congress takes place in downtown at the George R. Brown Convention Center. The purpose of the 23rd WPC is to promote oil and gas for the benefit of all. There are several ways to support the 23rd WPC, but the most rewarding is by volunteering.

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All volunteers will act as ambassadors of the 23rd WPC and play a role in welcoming the world to Houston.

Network and make new connections with peers in the oil and gas industry

Gain experience and learn new skills

Expand your professional network

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the 23rd WPC

Participate in a once in lifetime opportunity to represent Houston

Volunteer Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be available from December 5 – December 9, 2021; morning, midday and evening shifts will be offered
  • Complete online volunteer application
  • Submit information for a background check
  • Participate in a volunteer interview
  • Attend mandatory 23rd WPC volunteer orientation and training

Time Committment

  • Shifts will vary in length, generally between 4-6 hours
  • It is strongly encouraged that you volunteer for a minimum of two shifts
  • Certain positions will require commitment to the entirety of the event period

For more information on the volunteer program, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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Should you have further questions please email us at: volunteers@23wpchouston.com.

Thank You to Our Presenting Sponsors