IOGCC Midyear Meeting
Vancouver, British Columbia
June 3 - 5, 2012

General Session 
» Listen to Recorded Session (MP3)
Denis Stevens, Consul General of Canada
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell, IOGCC Chairman
Rich Coleman, British Columbia Minister of Energy & Mines

» The Re-Piping of North America
Paul Fisher, Vice President, Commercial, Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines 

» British Columbia Fracture Fluid Disclosure & Overview of
Stuart Venables, Senior Petroleum Geologist, British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission

Energy Resources, Research & Technology Committee
» Hydrology Modeling to Support Access to Water for Oil & Gas Operations in Northeast British Columbia
Allan Chapman, Hydrologist, British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission

» Recent U.S. EPA Actions Affecting Energy Supply
Richard G. Stoll, Partner, Foley & Lardner

» EOR CCS Incentives: Win for Environment, Economy, Security, Treasury
Kurt Waltzer, Clean Air Task Force

 » Texas Clean Air Project
Jeff Brown, Vice President, Summit Power Group LLC


Public Outreach Committee
» Unconventional Gas Development: Successfully Connecting Research & Outreach
Jim Ladlee, Associate Director, Marcellus Center for Outreach & Research

» Attitudes Toward Development: Context & Opportunity
Steven J. Simons, Beyond Action Strategy Consulting

Public Lands Committee
» The Land Use Framework & Alberta Land Stewardship Act
Jennifer Steber, Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Energy

» BMPs on Public Lands: Protecting Water & Wildlife
Matt Sura, Research Associate, Attorney, University of Colorado Law School, Natural Resources Law Center

Council of State Oil & Gas Attorneys
» Regulation of Oil & Gas by the British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission
Trevor Swan, Chief Counsel, British Oil & Gas Commission

» Creation of Establishment of Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission in 1935
Marvin Rogers, Counsel, Alabama State Oil & Gas Board

International Committee
» Towards a Sustainable 21st Century: International Activities of the DOE Office of Fossil Energy
Barbara McKee, Deputy Assistant Secretary, International Activities

» Industry Perspectives on Hydraulic Fracturing
Dave Pryce, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

» A Screening-Level Assessment Tool for Classifying Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids
Dr. Donald Davies, Senior Vice President and Principal, Intrinsik Environmental Sciences, Inc. 

» Responsible Products Program Encana’s Experience To Date
 Richard Dunn, Vice President, Regulatory & Government Relations, EnCana Corporation 

Environmental & Safety Committee 
» The EFD Technology Integration Program: An Opportunity to Demonstrate Technologies that will Reduce Environmental Impacts
Thomas E Williams, Senior Advisor, Environmentally Friendly Drilling Program

» FracFocus: Year In Review
Mike Paque, Executive Director, Ground Water Protection Council
» Update: EPA and Pavilion, Wyoming Groundwater Study
Thomas E Doll, Oil & Gas Supervisor, Wyoming Oil & Gas Conservation Commission

Legal & Regulatory Committee
» Community Leadership Choice Beyond the Regulatory Push
Bill Streeper, Mayer, Northern Rockies Regional Municipality

» Local and Aboriginal Business Platform
Brad Caldwell, Founder, Audit Tree, Inc.