2018 Annual Conference

TENTATIVE AGENDA

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Sunday, September 30


Time

Event

Room

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration 


1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Opening Remarks


1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
States First Update

PHMSA UNGS State Certification “To Do Or Not To Do”
  • Lawrence E. Bengal, Director, Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission
  • Gary Looney, Assistant Director/Pipeline Program Administrator, Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Council of State and Provincial Regulators



5:00 PM - 6:00 PM 

Networking Reception 

Monday, October 1


Time

Event

Room


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM


Breakfast



7:30 AM - 4:00 PM


Registration


9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

General Session 
  • Chairman's Stewardship Awards
  • Marland Award 



12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 


Lunch on your own 


1:30 PM - 2:45 PM 

International Committee

  • Sean Curry, VP Operational Policy & Environment, BC Oil & Gas Commission, “Stewardship tools for informing development”
  • Charles Porter, VP Strategic Engagement, BC Oil & Gas Commission, "First Nations Engagement" and "Community and Landowner Engagement"

1:30 PM - 2:45 PM 

Environment & Safety Committee

  • Sam Sankar, Executive Director, ECOS, "Shale Gas Caucus and Wise Environmental Policy for Oil and Gas Industry without Creating Legacy Issues”
  • Al Collins, Sr. Director of Regulatory Affairs, OXY, “A Corporate Perspective on Carbon Capture, Utilization and Sequestration and 45Q”



1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
 

IOGCC/EPA MOU Task-force Meeting
 


3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 


Public Outreach Committee



3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 


Legal & Regulatory Affairs Committee

  • Dave Schwarz, Oil & Gas Field Inspector, Idaho Department of Lands, “Lease Development Issues in Idaho”



3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 


Resolutions Committee 


Tuesday, October 2


Time


Event


Room


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM 

Breakfast


7:30 AM - 12:00 PM 


Registration 



8:30 AM - 10:00 AM 


Public Lands Committee
 

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM 

Energy Resources, Research & Technology Committee

  • Daniel Zimmerle - Senior Research Associate, Energy Institute, Colorado State University, "The Path To Equivalency: Adopting new Technologies for Leak Detection in Natural Gas Systems"

  • Lloyd Hetrick - Operations Engineering Advisor, Newfield Exploration Company, "Well to Well Communications aka “Frack Hits” Discussed"


10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
 

Council of State Oil & Gas Attorneys


10:15 AM - 11:30 AMStates 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