2017 Annual Conference

TENTATIVE AGENDA

Please review the following agenda carefully. 

This agenda is subject to change until September 8, 2017. Please revisit this page to check for updates.

Sheraton Hotel at Station Square
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania




 Sunday, Oct 1


12:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Registration

 

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Opening Remarks
Hosted by Oklahoma Secretary of Energy & Environment and 2017 IOGCC Vice Chairman Michael Teague

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Council of State & Provincial Regulatory Officials

  • State/ Provincial Reports

 

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

 

Networking Reception


 

Monday, Oct 2

7:30 am - 4:30 pm

 

Registration

 

 

7:30 am - 8:30 am
Breakfast



8:30 am - 12:00 pm

General Session 



12:00 pm - 1:30 pmChairman's Stewardship Awards & Luncheon
Presented by 2017 - 2018 IOGCC Chairman and Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson


1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Council of State Oil and Gas Attorneys
Chair: Shane Khoury, Deputy Director and General Counsel, Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission


1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Environment and Safety Committee
Chair: Ben Schoffmann, President and CEO, Kakivik Asset Management, LLC


1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Public Lands Committee
Chair: Patrick Padilla, 

Deputy Director, New Mexico Oil & Gas Association



1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Resolutions Committee


3:00 pm - 4:30 pmEPA/ IOGCC Meeting

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
International Committee
Chair: Dave Hardie, Senior Advisor, Alberta Energy Regulator
Vice Chair: Jennifer Steber, Executive Vice President, Stakeholder & Government Relations, Alberta Energy Regulator





3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Public Outreach Committee
Chair: Bethany McCorkle, Deputy Director, Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Vice Chair: Ian Wright, Development Manager, National Energy Foundation





6:30 pm - 9:30 pmWelcome Reception
River Boat Cruise & Dinner





Tuesday, Oct 3


7:30 am - 11:30 pm       

Registration 

 


7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast

 

8:30 am - 10:00 am


Energy Resources, Research & Technology Committee
Chair: Tom Williams, President, RPSEA
Vice Chair: Scott Dawson, Bureau Chief, New Mexico Oil Conservation Division

8:30 am - 10:00 am


Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
Chair: Ryan Hoffman, Director, Conservation Division, Kansas Corporation Commission
Vice Chair: Eric Vendel, Senior Legal Counsel, Division of Oil & Gas Resources Management, Ohio Department of Natural Resources

10:15 am - 11:30 am States First Forum

11:30 am - 1:00 pm
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN



11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Steering Committee
(Invitation only)

 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Business Session & Closing Remarks