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Environmental Impact—Technical Solutions for the Exploration of Oil and Gas Resources

13 – 14 May 2014

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | The Westin Nova Scotian

Schedule Overview

Monday, 12 May 2014

1730–1900

Reception

Tuesday, 13 May 2014

0700–0800

Registration

Hot Breakfast (Sponsored by: Southwestern Energy Company)

0800–0930

Session 1: Offshore Environmental Challenges

Keynote Speaker: Helge Haldorsen, 2015 SPE President and VP Strategy & Portfolio North America Statoil

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

Session 2: Sound and the Marine Environment

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

Session 3: Hydraulic Fracturing – Exercising New Technologies

1430 -1500

Coffee Break

1500-1630

Session 4: Advances in Water Management: Sourcing, Treatment, Recycling

1630–1800

Reception

Wednesday, 14 May 2014

0700–0800

Hot Breakfast

0800–0930

Session 5: Geophysical Advancements for Unconventional Reservoir Exploration and Characterization

0930–1000

Coffee Break

1000–1130

Session 6: Environmental Protection offered by Well Designs

1130–1300

Lunch

1300–1430

Session 7: Emissions Regulations in North America: Differences, Implications, and Challenges Ahead

1430–1500

Coffee Break

1500–1630

Session 8: Stakeholder Engagement