2018 Annual Business Meeting

TENTATIVE AGENDA

Please review the following agenda carefully. 

This agenda is subject to change until April 27, 2018. Please revisit this page to check for updates.

Sheraton Downtown OKC Hotel
Oklahoma City, OK 

 Sunday, May 6



8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


State Oil & Gas Field Inspectors Forum 
(Invitation only) 


Plaza 


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration 

Foyer
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Council of State & Provincial Regulatory Officials 

  • IOGCC/EPA MOU 


CB
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN


1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Council of State & Provincial Regulatory Officials

  • State/ Provincial Reports


CB
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

States First/Reports on GWPC/IOGCC Joint Venture Projects



CB

 

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Networking Reception


Mezzanine 


Monday, May 7


7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

 

Registration

Foyer 

 


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast


One Broadway




8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Energy Resources, Research & Technology Committee
Chair: Scott Dawson, Bureau Chief, New Mexico Oil Conservation Division
Vice Chair: Tom Williams, President, RPSEA

Roundtable

  • Miriam Winsten, Independent member of the Schlumberger Professional Affiliates Program
  • Lance Cole, Intersociety Collaboration Manager, SEG
  • Roland Goodman,  Manager, Upstream Standards, API

OGCD Regulatory Response to Induced Seismicity
  • Tim Baker, Director, Oklahoma Corporation Commission 

Review of OWSM: Oklahoma’s Seismic Application and Next Step Development

  • Mark Layne, Technology Director, Ground Water Protection Council 

Plaza
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Public Outreach Committee
Chair: Ian Wright, Development Manager, National Energy Foundation
Vice Chair: Mark Truax, Vice President, Pac/West

CB
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Resolutions Committee



11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN



1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
International Committee 
Chair: Dave Hardie, Director Liability Strategy, Alberta Energy Regulator
Vice Chair: Jennifer Steber, Executive Vice President, Stakeholder & Government Relations, Alberta Energy Regulator

Area Based Closure: A Regulator’s Perspective
  • David Hardie, Director Liability Strategy, Alberta Energy Regulator
Area Based Closure: A Plan for Efficient Liability Reduction
  • Jeff Willick, Manager Abandonment Operations, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
Area Based Closure – One Perspective from the Service Sector
  • Tyson Dunlop, Area Technology Manager, Halliburton
Plaza



3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Joint Committee Session: International Committee & Legal and Regulatory Affairs Committee
Legal and Regulatory Affairs 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
International Chair: Dave Hardie, Director Liability Strategy, Alberta Energy Regulator

Plaza



1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Environment and Safety Committee
Chair: Ben Schoffmann, President, LeaderUp, LLC

Standing up PHMSA’s Underground Natural Gas Storage (UNGS) Safety Program

  • Zach Barrett, Director of State Programs, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)

Oil & Gas Infrastructure and Process Safety – Comparing States Roles, Concerns and Initiatives – Discussion of Possible IOGCC Role in Collaboration Efforts

  • Ben Schoffmann, President LeaderUP, LLC & IOGCC E&S Committee Chair 

Recycling Drill Cuttings – Current Rules and Approaches


  • J. Blake Scott, President, Scott Energy Technologies LLC

Committee Business - Introduction of Incoming Chair 

 

Green Country


Tuesday, May 8



7:30 AM - 12:00 PM       

Registration 

 Foyer


7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast
One Broadway
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Council of State Oil & Gas Attorneys
Chair: Shane Khoury, Deputy Director & General Counsel, Arkansas Oil & Gas Commission



Plaza
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Public Lands Committee
Chair: Patrick Padilla, Deputy Director, New Mexico Oil & Gas Association

Streamlining Oil and Gas Permitting on Federal Lands

  • Ken McQueen, Cabinet Secretary, NM Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Department
  • Matthias Sayer, Deputy Cabinet Secretary, NM Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Department

Why School Trust Lands Matter and How We Can Achieve Mutual Gains

  • Kathy Opp, Executive Director, Western States Land Commissioners Association, and Harry Birdwell, Secretary of the Commissioners of the Land Office for the State of Oklahoma

ACE Legislation Resolution action item



20th Century
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Legal & Regulatory Committee
Chair:  Ryan Hoffman, Director, Kansas Corporation Commission
Vice Chair:  Eric Vendel, Attorney, Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Update on Model Regulatory Framework for Well Integrity
  • Scott Anderson, Senior Policy Director, Natural Gas, EDF

Plaza
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN




11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Steering Committee
(Invitation only)

Executive Boardroom

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Business Session & Closing Remarks


Plaza