We host several events throughout the year that allow networking with peers and industry leaders to grow your customer base, learn about the latest advancement in the industry, and volunteer or engage with the community.
EVENTS WE HOST
We host several events throughout the year that help inform and engage our members and give opportunities for networking and business development.
NDPC CHRISTMAS GALA
Each year the NDPC looks forward to festive and fun evening to celebrate the season with it’s members. Save the date for this social that is free and open to all NDPC companies and their employees.
WILLISTON BASIN PETROLEUM CONFERENCE
The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference is the largest conference and trade show in the nation focused on the Bakken, Three Forks and Williston Basin. We’re excited to bring together some of the leading experts on breakthrough technologies, energy markets, potential untapped formations, the regulatory environment, and more. Over the last 30 years, the WBPC has become a “who’s who” of industry experts and leadership in the Bakken, providing some of the best networking opportunities with key decision makers in an intimate and exciting setting.
ND PETROLEUM FOUNDATION TEACHER EDUCATION SESSION
The North Dakota Petroleum Foundation hosts this seminar for educators to learn about the oil industry and take projects, lessons, and ideas back to the classroom. The seminar also helps educators translate to their students how geography, math, chemistry, geometry, etc. tie into the oil and gas industry and careers.
The NDPC brings members and their employees for an evening of networking and fun in beautiful Medora. This event is sponsored by our Premier Partners and is free to NDPC members and their employees.
BAKKEN ROCKS COOKFEST
The Bakken Rocks CookFest offers residents the opportunity to get out and learn more about the oil and gas industry, hear from industry experts, meet the employees of companies working in their area, and best of all, eat some of the best BBQ available in western North Dakota. With games and activities for kids, swag and giveaways, and live music, this free event is fun for the whole family.
BAKKEN CLASSIC FISHING DERBY
The Bakken Classic Fishing Derby is a charity fishing tournament held in July of each year at the Four Bears Casino Marina near New Town, ND.
The Bakken Classic is limited to 100 three-person teams. Proceeds for the tournament go toward conservation and outdoor heritage projects.
The ND Oil PAC Golf Tournament raises money for the ND Oil Political Action Committee, which supports candidates who have a strong record in supporting oil and gas development in the state; advances legislation that encourages energy development; helps maintain a business-friendly environment, or opposes an incumbent or candidate who is hostile to our industry.
NDPC ANNUAL MEETING
The NDPC Annual Meeting brings together more than 400 industry professionals to network with the Bakken’s foremost industry leaders and learn about the latest trends in oil and gas development. The NDPC also hosts its Industry Awards Luncheon and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
2023 Premier Partners
Our events and efforts aren't possible without the support of our members. Thanks to all our Premier Partners for their sponsorship! Learn more about becoming a Premier Partner here.