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BIC's Industry Roundtable Podcast

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BIC Industry Roundtable Podcasts bring together leaders in the oil & gas, refining, chemical and energy sectors to discuss safety, productivity, efficiency and other dynamics of the workforce and the workplace.  Each episode will focus on a particular issue, trend, or technology that is having an impact on our industry today. Sign up here to be notified when new episodes become available. Email BIC Magazine to suggest a topic or speaker you would like to hear, or to be considered as a participant. 



 


EPISODES

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BIC Magazine discusses the June/July issue with the managing editor Vol. 1 Ep. 5

BIC Magazine’s Managing Editor, Dylan Krieger and Industry Roundtable host, Mark Peters discuss the upcoming June/July issue of BIC Magazine. In this double issue, Dylan talks about a major Carboline announcement and company updates as well as the in-depth industry profile with ILTA’s Kathryn Clay. 

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Drones: A tool for industry Vol. 1 Ep. 4

BIC Magazine's Mark Peters discusses drone use and growth as an industry tool with Chief Drone Pilot of Shell Deer Park John McClain and DataWing co-founder and COO, Landon Phillips. The roundtable discusses topics on cost-benefit, safety and the future of drones for the oil and gas industry.

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Texas Expansions Vol. 1 Ep. 3

BIC Magazine’s Mark Peters discusses current expansion projects in Texas and the workforce needed with special guests Heather Doyle of Petrochemical Update and Bryant Black of the Greater Houston Partnership. Tune in to hear all of the industrial construction activity that is taking place due to the shale boom.

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Episode 1, Part 2: Workforce Development and the challenges of finding skilled labor Vol. 1 Ep. 2

Our continued podcast that discusses workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions that they have in place. 


Participants:

Mark Peters, Director of Strategy and Business Development, BIC Alliance; James Griffin, Associate Vice Chancellor/Senior Vice President for the petrochemical training division, San Jacinto College; Craig Beskid, Executive Director of the East Harris County Manufacturers Association (EHCMA); Brandon Mabile, Performance Contractors and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Associated Builders and Contractors Greater Houston

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Episode 1, Part 1: Workforce Development and the challenges of finding skilled labor Vol. 1 Ep. 1

Our launch in the podcast realm discusses workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions that they have in place. 


Participants:

Mark Peters, Director of Strategy and Business Development, BIC Alliance; James Griffin, Associate Vice Chancellor/Senior Vice President for the petrochemical training division, San Jacinto College; Craig Beskid, Executive Director of the East Harris County Manufacturers Association (EHCMA); Brandon Mabile, Performance Contractors and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Associated Builders and Contractors Greater Houston

Sponsor:

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