Agenda

1.01 Keynote: A Walk Through Water
This industry expert takes us through the current landscape of produced water issues in the oil patch. While production may have declined in 2020, produced water from hydraulic fracturing still remains a hot topic in the industry. Here’s why.  
Moderator(s):
Brian Walzel, Senior Editor, E&P Plus
Speaker(s):
John Durand, President & Chief Sustainability Officer, XRI Holdings LLC
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1.02 Panel: Why Poor Water Management Will Dry Up Your Cash Flow 
This leading executive discusses the importance of water management to the overall financial health of an oil and gas producer. Why what you do with water may determine your financing future, and what institutional investors need to see before they’ll provide equity.   
Moderator(s):
Emily Patsy, Senior Managing Editor, Digital Media, HartEnergy.com
Speaker(s):
Steve Jones, Co-CEO & Chief Financial Officer, WaterBridge Resources LLC
1.03 Water Midstream Roundtable: An Industry Unto Itself
The rise of water midstream has created an industry unto itself. Learn more about the efficiencies of a great midstream program from leading service providers specializing in the transporting wastewater.  
Moderator(s):
Joe Markman, Senior Editor, HartEnergy.com
Speaker(s):
Justin Love, CEO, Blackbuck Resources
Gregory Mullin, Senior Vice President, Commercial, Solaris Water Midstream LLC
Jeff Wilhelm, Senior Vice President, Water Management & Artificial Lift, DistributionNOW
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1.04 Technology Roundtable: Water Management Joins the Digitalization Dance
Merging Big Data and digitalization with water management has created even more opportunities or cost savings. These leading companies will share how to create more cost efficiencies.
Moderator(s):
Brian Walzel, Senior Editor, E&P Plus
Speaker(s):
David Bateman, Co-CEO, SitePro
Jeff O'Block, CEO, Chorus Logistics, a W Energy Software Company
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1.05 Panel: Options and Outlook for Water Treatment
Many Permian Basin wells produce three to 10 times the amount of water to the amount of oil. Whether that water is injected or recycled, the process all starts with the right treatment. These experts will share their insight into the latest options for water treatment.   
Moderator(s):
Faiza Rizvi, Associate Editor, E&P Plus
Speaker(s):
Mark Patton, President, Hydrozonix
Abheek Banerjee, Product Line Manager, Exterran
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1.06 Spotlight: Where Can All the Water Go?
Recycling produced water isn’t just environmentally smart, it’s emerging as the cost-efficient option to injection. This water treatment company will share insight into water recycling and reuse.   
Moderator(s):
Joe Markman, Senior Editor, HartEnergy.com
Speaker(s):
Michael Skarke, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Select Energy Services
1.07 Spotlight: Keeping an Eye on Seismicity
Seismicity issues are a growing concern in the Permian Basin, resulting in decreased disposal capacity and increased regulations. This industry leader and insider will share the latest.  
Moderator(s):
Brian Walzel, Senior Editor, E&P Plus
Speaker(s):
Kelly Bennett, Co-Founder & CEO, B3 Insight
1.08 Spotlight: De-risking Seismicity
Over the last few years, induced seismicity has evolved from quiet speculation to a core focus of upstream risk management and ESG performance. Yet until now there were no reliable analytical tools for measuring and managing seismicity risk across E&P, SWD and water midstream assets. Hear from one of the water industry’s technology leaders on new methods for identifying and mitigating seismicity risks in your water management program.
Moderator(s):
Len Vermillion, Editorial Director, Hart Energy
Speaker(s):
Josh Adler, CEO, Sourcewater Inc.
Casee Lemons, Director of Geoscience, Sourcewater Inc.
1.09 Keynote: "What's Next? The Coming Age of Water Management"
A discussion on future trends, challenges and potential solutions facing oilfield water management.
Moderator(s):
Len Vermillion, Editorial Director, Hart Energy
Speaker(s):
Brent Halldorson, Board Member, Produced Water Society; President, RedOx Systems