2011 Marcellus Summit
Nov. 16 - 18, 2011
Penn State University

» Opening Keynote
Doug Laplante, Chief Innovation Officer, New Pig Corporation

» Marcellus States Perspective Panel: Challenges and Opportunities for Energy Development
Scott Perry, Acting Deputy Secretary, Office of Oil & Gas Management, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

» Oil and Gas Operations and Air Monitoring in Texas 
Keith Sheedy, Technical Advisor, Texas Commission of Environmental Quality

» Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Short-Term Ambient Air Sampling Project
Nick Lazor, Chief, Division of Air Quality Monitoring, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

» Air Quality Impacts of Oil & Natural Gas Development: NETL Air Sampling Initiatives
Natalie Pekney, Air Emissions Oil and Gas Activities, Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Lab

» Water Management: Opportunities and Challenges in Recycling Marcellus Wastewater
Brent Halldorson, PE, Chief Operating Officer, Fountain Quail Water Management


 » Treatment for Flowback Marcellus Shale
Mark Galimberti, VSEP, New Logic Research



» TGP Stakeholder Outreach Overview
Loren Locher, Stakeholder Outreach Coordinator, El Paso Corp.

» The Effect of Pending Oil & Gas Legislation on Local Governments
Stephen W. Saunders, Esquire, Saunders Law LLC

» The Marcellus and Utica Shales: Geologic Considerations
Michael A. Arthur, Ph.D., Professor of Geosciences, Penn State

» Marcellus to Markets: Changing Gas Supply and Infrastructure
Kevin Cotter, Director, Empire Pipeline, Inc.

» Expanding Infrastructure
Marylee Hanley, Director of Stakeholder Outreach, Spectra Energy

» FracFocus
Mike Smith, Executive Director, Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission

» Some Thoughts on Local Fiscal Impacts From Gas Development
Mike Jacobson, Professor of Geosciences, Penn State

» Marcellus Shale Emergency Response Preparedness
Craig Konkle, Energy Department Emergency Response Coordinator, Lycoming County EMA

» Monroe County West Virginia
Harlan Shober, Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, Chartiers Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania

» Forced Pooling
Dale Tice, Esquire, Marshall, Parker & Associates, LLC 

» Training Communities to Respond to Marcellus Emergencies
Irvin Gleason, Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator, Range Resources
» Municipal and Local Government Affairs
Jim Cannon, Public Affairs, Range Resources

» Recent Trends in Infrastructure: A Federal Perspective
Berne Mosley, Deputy Director, Office of Energy Projects, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
» Gathering Lines: Lines, Definitions, Background & Jurisdiction
Paul Metro, Chief, Gas Safety Division, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission