Founded in 1984, COGA’s purpose is to foster and promote the beneficial, efficient, responsible, and environmentally sound development, production, and use of Colorado’s oil and natural gas resources. COGA is a nationally recognized trade association that aggressively promotes the expansion of Rocky Mountain natural gas markets, supply, and transportation infrastructure through its growing and diverse membership.
This means that every day COGA is proactively and effective advocating on behalf of our members on legal, legislative, and regulatory matters. Additionally, COGA is continually setting the benchmark for innovation and creativity in our education and outreach strategy.
With hundreds of member companies, representing tens of thousands of employees in Colorado, COGA is the state’s premier oil and gas trade association offering unparalleled access to industry expertise, collaborative outreach strategies, and professional networking. Your membership dues support COGA’s vision of maintaining a stable regulatory environment, authentic community partnerships, and a thriving oil and gas industry in Colorado.
Maximize Your Membership
A COGA annual membership benefits every employee within your company. From your accountant to your landman, when your company is a COGA member, your workforce has full access to all that COGA has to offer.
Participation in COGA’s Committees:
To maintain a unified and effective strategy, COGA facilitates committees which track and engage on regulatory, legislative, and legal issues affecting the oil and gas industry. Our robust committee structure provides critical member input, expertise, and insight into COGA strategies and activities.
Networking & Development:
With over 50 events and programs in a year, COGA continues to develop and build out programs that educate, engage, connect, and mobilize the employees of member companies. Expand your industry network at our quarterly networking events, frequent lunch and learns, Annual Meeting, Rocky Mountain Energy Summit, educational programs and seminars, and other events. Enjoy member rates on most COGA events, with several complimentary, members-only events annually. Additionally, COGA’s premier EnGen program is only available to members.
COGA works to ensure that our member companies are up-to-date with the latest developments influencing the oil and gas industry. This biweekly newsletter includes key news coverage, COGA activities and upcoming events around the state, educational content pieces, and charitable and economic development opportunities for members. Members are also able to promote their company in our member feature section.
Rocky Mountain Energy Summit:
COGA is proud to continue to host the premier regional industry conference, the Rocky Mountain Energy Summit. After 25 years, this conference maintains a reputation for delivering thought-provoking and progressive content and offering the best networking opportunity in the Rockies. Member companies have the exclusive opportunity to reserve an exhibit booth in the Energy Summit Expo, and participate in the members-only annual Golf Tournament.
Free Postings on COGA’s Job Board:
The lifeblood of the energy industry is its workers, and hiring the best and brightest allows companies to remain competitive. Members gain free postings to our online Job Board, which provides a gateway to job seekers looking for employment in the energy sector.
Join or renew by February 1, 2016 and your company’s employees will be eligible for the following bonus incentives:
- Colorado Athletic Club
- Hyatt Hotel
More Membership Information
To learn more about joining COGA, please fill out the Membership Information Request Form below.