Past Conferences - 2016 Conference

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March 10, 2016

Opening Keynote: Optimizing The Bakken & Niobrara

  • James Volker, Chairman, President and CEO, Whiting Petroleum Corp.

OFS Spotlight: A View Of The Lower 48 From An International Perspective 

  • HC Freitag, Vice President, Integrated Technology, Baker Hughes Inc.

Panel: Bringing Down Breakeven Costs

  • Chris Wright, CEO, Liberty Resources LLC
  • Mike Eberhard, Vice President, Completions, Synergy Resources Corp.

Operator Spotlight: Rockies Gas From A Multi-Decade Perspective

  • Robert Boswell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Laramie Energy II LLC

Operator Spotlight: Rockies Returns - From Gallup to Bakken

  • Clay Gaspar, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, WPX Energy Inc.

A&D Panel: Capturing Opportunities

  • Grant Butkus, U.S. Head of A&D Advisory, Macquarie Capital
  • Steve Berman, CFA, Managing Director and Senior E&P Analyst, Canaccord Genuity Inc.

Keynote Luncheon Speaker — 2016 Presidential Election Luncheon

  • Karl Rove, Former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, Political Strategist and Bestselling Author – Presentation not available 

Infrastructure Panel: Moving The Rockies' Bounty

  • Sam Margolin, Director, Equity Research, Energy, Cowen & Co. – Presentation not available
  • Jeff Nelson, Vice President, Tallgrass Energy Partners LP

Special Address: Resolving The Geopolitical Petroleum Chaos

  • Thomas A. Petrie, Chairman, Petrie Partners LLC

Roundtable: Technology Solutions

  • Heath Mireles, Vice President, Resource Development, Continental Resources Inc. – Presentation not available
  • Nathan Fisher, Vice President, U.S. Development & Geosciences, Enerplus Resources (USA) Corp. –Presentation not available
  • Garrett Frazier, Director, Magnum Oil Tools International Ltd. – Presentation not available
  • Jack Wiener, Chief Technical Advisor, Halliburton Co. – Presentation not available

Closing Keynote: Out-Stripping The Type Curve

  • Gerbert Schoonman, Vice President, Hess Corp.

March 11, 2016

Opening Keynote: Oil In The Bank

  • Taylor Reid, President and COO, Oasis Petroleum Inc.

Panel: Private Operators: Staying The Course

  • Ward Polzin, CEO, Centennial Resource Development LLC
  • Jack Vaughn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Peak Exploration & Production LLC – Presentation not available
  • Ben Burke, PhD, Senior Geologist, Fifth Creek Energy LLC

Operator Spotlight: Rising Well Density In Wattenberg Field

  • Lance Lauck, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and Strategy, PDC Energy Inc.

Panel: Outlooks & Markets 

  • Paul Favret, Chief Executive Officer, Resource Energy Partners LLC
  • Jeff Quigley, Director, Energy Markets, Stratas Advisors
  • Adam Bedard, Chief Executive Officer, ARB Midstream LLC