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Hydraulic Fracture Mechanics Considerations for Unconventional Reservoirs

11 – 13 September 2013

Rancho Palos Verdes, California | Terranea Resort

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, 10 September

1730–1900

Welcome Reception

Wednesday, 11 September

0700–0800

Registration
Continental Breakfast

0800–0930

Session I: Business Case for Action and Historical Observations

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

Session II: Rock and Interface Mechanics

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

Session III: Hydraulic and Natural Fracture Interactions

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1630

Session IV: Fracture Geomechanics Modeling

1630–1800

Reception

Thursday, 12 September

0700–0800

Continental Breakfast

0800–0930

Session V: Shale Characteristics

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

Session VI: Field Scale Diagnostics – Panel Discussion

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

Session VII: Fracture Mechanics Modelling

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1630

Session VIII: Engineering Considerations for Well and Reservoir Interaction

Friday, 13 September

0700–0800

Continental Breakfast

0800–0930

Session IX: Conductivity Characteristics

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

Session X: Direction for the Future – Panel Discussion