Full Two Day Agenda: Tuesday 29 & Wednesday 30 October, 2019

DAY 1 AGENDA: TUESDAY 29 OCTOBER 2019

9:00 Chair's Opening Remarks

Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

OPENING STRATEGIC E&P LED PANEL

9:10 Strategic Industry Perspectives On Future Technologies For Produced Water Management And Whether Recycling Can Make Up For Less Disposal In The Future - What New Technologies Are Out There? How Do You Successfully Scale Up Using Current Technology?

  • Applying the economics and drivers from different regions including North Dakota, Wyoming And Colorado - what are the common themes and transferable lessons?
  • Examining emerging technologies for the management of the overall lifecycle management - which technologies could soon be revolutionary?
  • The future vision on how recycling can make up for less disposal in the future including the use of evaporation technologies as a potential offset
  • Examining new treatment technologies for different types of treatments including

o    Biocides and oxidizers
o    Crystallization technology
o    Application of nano-bubble technology for different purposes
o    Aquafortus revolutionary desalination technology

Moderated By: Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

Brian Kuh, Senior Foreman- Water Management, WPX Energy

Abdul Sule, Water Operations Supervisor, Chevron

Bill Fairhurst, CEO, Riverford Energy

Evan Walton, CEO, Maverick Environmental

9:50 Question & Answer Session

REGULATORY PANEL - COLORADO, NORTH DAKOTA AND WYOMING

10:00 Future Policies & Regulatory Frameworks On Water Sourcing, Deep Well Disposal And Managing Induced Seismicity

This regulator led panel discussion focuses on understanding the policies on permitting deep & shallow well injection, faulting and seismic activity.

  • Getting To Grips With Latest Colorado Re-Regulation Framework Including SB 181 To inform Future Drilling Operations In The State
  • Disposal Capacity: Discuss the need for disposal capacity and how to get water where it need to be
  • Outlets For Disposal: Understand what regulatory authorities view as being viable disposal outlets for produced water
  • Permitting Policy: Understand the process for gaining permits, current restrictions and possible future changes
  • Seismicity Policies: What policies are in place concerning seismic activity and what is the future outlook

Moderated By: Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

Bill Suess, Spill Investigation Program Manager, North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

Kyle Murray, Hydrogeologist, Oklahoma Geological Survey

10:50 Question & Answer Session

11:00 Morning Refreshments In The Networking & Exhibition Area

RECYCLING & REUSE FROM FLOWBACK AND PRODUCED WATER

E&P CASE STUDY ON WATER REUSE FROM PRODUCED WATER

11:30 Real Life Implementation Of Cost-Effective Pre-Treatment & Treatment Technologies For Produced Water Management

  • Discover the produced water re-use methods implemented by this operator and the benefits of recycling produced water in the SCOOP
  • Assess the different types of treatment and aeration this operator uses for produced water recycling
  • Learn how this operator designs and constructs re-use systems in a cost effective way

Ella Walker,Water Resources Manager, Gulfport Energy

12:00 Question & Answer Session

COST EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS TO DISPOSAL  - EVAPORATION

12:10 Assess Emerging Evaporation Technologies That Are Cost And Energy Efficient While Providing An Alternative To Disposal

  • Compare the cost of adopting a water reuse strategy against immediately disposing of produced water
  • Understand evaporations treatments scalability
  • Assess any possible ways to sell on products that remain following evaporation to gain every dollar possible

Mark Patton, President, Hydrozonix

12:40 Question & Answer Session

12:50 Networking Lunch In The Exhibition Area

COST EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR PRODUCED WATER DISPOSAL

STREAMLINING OPERATIONS

2:00 Streamlining All Your Produced Water Management Tasks

FIELDLINK is a robust mobile platform built to streamline all of your produced water management tasks while tightly integrating the dynamic water handling needs of Oil & Gas Operators with their critical water hauling service providers. The platform includes:

    *    Digital Run Tickets
    *    Truck Route Tracking
    *    Time/Location Authentication via Geo-Fencing
    *    Load scheduling and dispatching
    *    Automated Pricing
    *    Comprehensive data management and configurable workflow tracking
    *    Streamlined ticket approvals requiring zero paper
    *    Complete reporting environment

Britt Spencer, Director Of Services, Detechtion Technologies

2:30 Question & Answer Session

SAFE SURFACE DISCHARGE

2:40 Looking Towards Future Lower Cost Options For Creating A Safe Discharge - What Are The Future Technology Breakthroughs On The Horizon?

  • A look at the different options for treating produced water and discharging it at the surface
  • Evaluation of the risks posed by the reuse of produced water or discharge of partially treated produced water to surface water.
  • Understand the cheapest way, performance standards for water and water quality needed to recycle

Dan Mueller, Senior Manager, Environmental Defense Fund

3:10 Question & Answer Session

3:20 Afternoon Refreshments In The Networking & Exhibition Area

EXAMINE THE MIDSTREAM MODEL FOR WATER HANDLING
Water Transfer Options Including Pipeline & Trucking

WATER TRANSFER - MIDSTREAM

4:00 Assess The CapEx & OpEx Benefits Of Using Midstream Infrastructure Vs. Using Your Own Facilities: Learn What Infrastructure Is Already In Place In The Bakken And the Future Outlook For Development

  • Understand the current industry landscape as operators are getting rid of their upstream assets and contracting third party midstream providers for an efficient and cost effective water handling solution
  • Examine the extend of existing infrastructure already in the region and assess the future prospect for network growth
  • Assess the level of midstream consolidation in the play with leading midstream providers buying upstream assets from operators. Learn the impact of this on future water handling operations and costs

Eric Ormond, VP, Crestwood Midstream Partners

4:30 Question & Answer Session

NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR FRAC WATER TREATMENT

4:40 HydroFlame - A Direct Contact Combustion/Heat-Transfer Process
For Produced/Frac Water Treatment

  • Introduce a new "fire-in-water" heat transfer process - from its concept to field application for steam generation
  • Discuss its applicability to treat frac flowback and produced water
  • Discuss synergistic effects of the new process for enhanced oil recovery in a carbon-neutral manner
  • Dandina N.Rao, Professor Of Petroleum Engineering, Louisiana State University

    5:10 Question & Answer Session

    5:20 Day One Of The Conference Ends With The Chair's Closing Remarks

    Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations,Windy Cove Energy

    5:30 Networking Drinks In The Exhibition Area

    DAY 2 AGENDA: WEDNESDAY, 30 OCTOBER 2019

    9:00 Chair's Opening Remarks

    Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

    OPENING OPERATOR AND REGULATOR PANEL DISCUSSION

    9:10 Projecting The 5 Year Vision On Water Usage In Tight Oil Plays Including Possible Alternatives To Utilizing Injection Wells And Assessing Commercially Viable Options To Respond To Increasing Regulation

    • Compare the costs of applying new disposal methods to those associated with deep well injection to understand cost benefits
    • Examine the latest disposal options available to operators and how their application could reduce disposal costs
    • Can recycling make up for less disposal in the future?

    Moderated By: Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

    Abdul Sule, Water Operations Supervisor,Chevron

    Brian Kuh, Senior Foreman - Water Management, WPX Energy

    Bill Suess, Spill Investigation Program Manager, North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

    9:50 Question & Answer Session

    NORTH DAKOTA REGULATORY CASE STUDY

    10:00 Analyzing Alternative Remediation Methods For Cleaning Up Brine Spills

    • A look at the methods available
    • What are the options available in the future?
    • Understanding the latest regulations

    Bill Suess, Spill Investigation Program Manager, North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

    10:30 Question & Answer Session

    10:40 Morning Refreshments In The Networking & Exhibition Area

    MITIGATING INDUCED SEISMICITY

    MANAGING RISKS OF SEISMICITY ON WATER MANAGEMENT COSTS

    11:10 Addressing The Implications Of Managing Induced Seismicity On Disposal Wells For Operators

    • Sharing real data to correlate the risk and impact of induced seismicity on produced water management costs
    • Recognize the short and long term risks associated with injection wells
    • Determine whether one formation is seeing a greater seismicity and cost increase over another in the Rockies
    • Establishing the long term impact of induced seismicity on the industry

    Kyle Murray, Hydrogeologist, Oklahoma Geological Survey

    11:40 Question & Answer Session

    DEEP DIVE ON SPECIFIC TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES & APPROACHES

    WATER VOLUME REDUCTION: ROUNDTABLES

    11:50 Successful Implementation Of New & Current Technologies For Water Volume Reduction And Cost Reduction

    • Sharing data on current produced water disposal volumes and how they match against disposal capacity
    • Understand how E&Ps and Midstream operators plan to build new SED facilities to keep up with projected volumes
    • Recognize the difference in logistics, basin to basin and how that impacts disposal options

    Moderated By: Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

    12:30 Question & Answer Session

    12:40 Networking Lunch In The Exhibition Area

    LATEST TECHNOLOGY FOR TREATMENT AND PRE-TREATMENT PANEL

    1:40 Deep Dive Focus On Costs, Benefits, Pros & Cons Of The Latest Technologies For Treatment & Pre-Treatment Stages

    • Find out which technology solutions including membranes for filtration, evaporators, crystallization, purification, desalination & emerging Nano bubble technologies will make reuse a value added proposition
    • Implementing standards on water reuse and produced water handling that are more environmentally friendly & efficient
    • Find out what technology options operators are looking at and what they think is going to deliver treat at the lowest cost

    Moderated By: Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations, Windy Cove Energy

    Bill Fairhurst, CEO, Riverford Energy

    Evan Walton, CEO, Maverick Environmental

    Dandina N.Rao, Professor Of Petroleum Engineering, Louisiana State University

    2:20 Question & Answer Session

    AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES IN WATER HANDLING AND DISPOSAL

    2:30 Understanding Strategies To Achieve Costs Savings Through Service Integration And Automation Technologies

    This operator led session examines how automated pump and valve systems, pressure limit controls, remote monitoring, real time data access and data logging are establishing a new standard for water movement, distribution, storage and treatment operations.

    • Learn how real time automation and control technologies enable water management systems to work in unison to reduce project costs and lower risk
    • Understand the benefits and cost reductions achieved on produced water recycling projects where automation technologies and integrated services are employed
    • Understand how sensors can provide real time tracking and data to help map water volumes

    Bill Fairhurst, CEO, Riverford Energy

    3:00 Question & Answer Session

    3:10 Flotation Without Dissolved Air - Charged Bubble Flotation For Removal Of Suspended Solids

    Suspended Air® Flotation from Heron Innovators, Inc. provides greater throughput and removal efficiency in a smaller package with greater performance and lower operating costs.

    • Theory of operation and design differences between DAF and SAF®
    • Operation, footprint, performance and maintenance
    • Converting existing DAFs to SAF
    • Case studies - operational savings
    • Mobility

    Jeff Knollenberg, Vice President Sales, HeronInnovators

    3:40 Question & Answer Session

    3:50 Conference Ends With The Chair's Closing Remarks

    Mark Peavy, Vice President of Operations,Windy Cove Energy

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