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Production Decline in Oil and Gas Shale Reservoirs:
What Can We Do To Improve the Performance?

27 February – 1 March 2013

Santa Fe, New Mexico| La Posada de Santa Fe Resort

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, 26 Febuary

1730-1900

Welcome Reception

Wednesday, 27 Febuary

0700-0800

Registration
Continental Breakfast

0800-0815

Chairpersons’ Opening Remarks

0815-0915

Session I: Keynote Address

0915-1000

Coffee Break

1000-1130

Session II: Unraveling Shale Heterogeneity – Why it Matters?

1130-1300

Lunch

1300-1430

Session III: Importance of Basin Geomechanics on Hydrocarbon Production

1430-1500

Coffee Break

1500-1630

Session IV: Wellbore Geomechanic Complexity to Completion and Production

1700-1830

Reception

Thursday, 28 Febuary

0700-0800

Continental Breakfast

0800-0930

Session V: Shale Properties from Logs and Cores – What They Tell Us

0930-1000

Coffee Break

1000-1130

Session VI: Design - Completion and Stimulation

1130-1300

Lunch

1300-1430

Session VII: Improving Recovery through Stimulation Optimization

1430-1500

Coffee Break

1500-1630

Session VIII: Reservoir Engineering

Friday, 1 March

0700-0800

Continental Breakfast

0800-1130

Session IX: Case Studies

0930-1000

Coffee Break

1130-1200

Closing Nuggets

Note: While every attempt will be made to adhere to the schedule, the status/availability of speakers and moderators is subject to change.