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Unlocking Alberta’s Carbonate Reservoirs

16 – 17 September 2014

Banff, Alberta, Canada | The Rimrock Resort Hotel

Schedule Overview

Monday, 15 September 2014

0800–1500

Field Trip—Devonian Vuggy Carbonates at Grassi Lakes, Canmore Alberta
(Bus will depart from the Rimrock Hotel in Banff)

1730–1900

Reception

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

0700–0800

Registration

Hot Breakfast

0800–0930

SESSION 1: Past Pilot Activity in the Grosmont - Part 1

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

SESSION 2: Past Pilot Activity in the Grosmont - Part 2

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

SESSION 3: Heavy Oil Experience Outside Alberta

1430 -1500

Coffee Break

1500-1630

SESSION 4: Geology and Resource Characterization of Bitumen Carbonates 

1630–1800

Reception

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

0700–0800

Hot Breakfast

0800–0930

SESSION 5: Recent Grosmont Bitumen Extraction Pilots - Part 1

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

SESSION 6: Recent Grosmont Bitumen Extraction Pilots - Part 2

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

SESSION 7: Drilling, Completions & Operations

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1700

SESSION 8: Recovery Mechanisms and Simulation

Thursday, 18 September 2014

0930—1200

Short Course on Fracture Characterization Using Well Cores
(Location: Iron Mountain Core Storage Facility, 3905 29 St. NE, Calgary, Alberta)