Water & Sand Forum

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10:30 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks
10:30 AM - Noon
Business Trends
An overview is provided of Permian Basin sand and water trends in 2020 with presentations by industry analysts including the Wall Street View, observations from national and regional proppant providers on the 2020 market and an update on one of the region’s largest joint ventures in water handling.
10:35 AM
Keynote: Joint Venture Synergies in Delaware Basin Water Midstream
Stephen McNair, Chief Development Officer, H2O Midstream; President, UL Water Midstream (ULWM)
11:05 AM
Wall Street View: Do Water and Oil Mix?
Paola Perez Pena, Principal Research Analyst, Upstream Cost and Technology, IHS Markit
11:25 AM
Product or Service: Proppant Market Perspectives 2020
Hunter Wallace, Chief Operating Officer, Atlas Sand Company LLC
Erik Nystrom, Vice President, Strategic Marketing, Covia Corporation
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Operations Overview
An overview (including an E&P case study) for the rapid development of innovative information infrastructure including use of satellites to understand supply, demand and infrastructure, and a status update on the water midstream sector.
1:15 PM
An E&P Looks at Water, I
1:35 PM
Eyes in the Sky: What Satellites Reveal About Permian Sand and Water
Todd Bush, Head of NAM & Unconventionals, Westwood Energy Group
Speaker TBA, B3 Insight
2:15 PM
Water Midstream Matures
2:45 PM
Networking Break
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Case Studies
These industry experts will discuss practical solutions including data analytics to increase efficiency in proppant and water markets, E&P field reports, and a review of how consolidation is creating new regional water-handling infrastructure on water use and water disposal.
3:15 PM
Data Analytics in Sand and Water Operations
Jonathan Green, CEO, CIG Logistics
Mark Patton, President, Hydrozonix
Josh Adler, CEO, Sourcewater Inc.
4:05 PM
An E&P Looks at Water, II
Brian Kuh, Senior Foreman, Water Management, WPX Energy Inc.
4:25 PM
Consolidating the Salt Water Disposal Market
David Nightingale, CEO, Oilfield Water Logistics
4:45 PM
Forum Adjourns