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Session 1: Understanding in situ rock properties, “It is in My DNA”

Best practices to evaluate rock properties specific to Midland and Delaware Basins- What part of well performance can be attributed to in situ rock properties?

Session 2: Understanding Stimulation, “I Raised you Right”

Best practices in Permian will be presented. What part of the well performance can be attributed to “nurture” drilling, stimulation, operations/production practices?

Session 3: Issues and Exceptions, “When Things Go Awry”

Session will focus on frac hits, re-frac potential, spacing optimization, optimal water and proppant volumes.

Session 4: Managing Field Life Cycle, “Life in a Large Family”

Full Field Development optimization practices: monitoring and development of the field, reservoir modeling for depletion and interaction, feedback loop into business decisions and ROI. How to be a good parent? How to handle a bad child?

URTeC 1 Day Permian Basin Workshop Program

7:30am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast
8:00am - 8:15am Welcome/Introduction by Co-Chairs
8:15am - 9:15am

Fracture-Driven Interactions in Unconventional Wells: A Working Engineer's Introduction to Dozens of Causes and a Score of Different Types of Interactions

Keynote Speaker - George King - Viking Engineering

Session 1 - It is in my DNA - Understanding In Situ Rock Properties

Session Chair: Richard Pagel & Sumit Verma

9:15am - 9:45am

Optimizing the Human/Machine Partnership: Revealing More Value than Ever from Investments in Data

Laurie Weston Bellman - Sound QI

9:45am - 10:15am

Frac Hits: Parent-child Well Interactions

Dr. Orlando Teran - Microseismic

10:15am - 10:30am Coffee Break

Session 2 - I Raised You Right - Understanding Stimulation

Session Chairs: Billy Harris & Neha Bansal

10:30am - 11:00am

Strategies for Mitigating Parent-child Well Interactions in Pad Drilled Wells

Ripudaman Manchanda - UT Austin Frac Group

11:00am - 11:30am

Evaluating the Long Term Production Effect of Frac Hits on Parent and Child Using Controlled Release Tracers Used in Stimulation Treatments

Satya Gupta - BHGE

11:30am - 12:00pm

Depletion Effects of Parent Well Production Over Time and Impact on Well Spacing in the Wolfcamp Delaware Basin

Cyrille Defeu - Schlumberger

12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch

Session 3 - When Things Go Awry (family disputes)- Issues and Exceptions

Session Chair: Ron Bianco

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Sensitivity Studies on Parent and Child Well Stimulations: Can Technology Support Our Decisions?

Chet Ozgen - Nitec LLC

1:30pm - 2:00pm

Child Well Analysis from Poroelastic Pressure Responses on Parent Wells

Paloma Das - Reveal Energy Services

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Evaluating the Impact of Frac Communication Between Parent, Child, and Vertical Wells in the Midland Basin Lower Spraberry and Wolfcamp Reservoirs

Yogashri Pradhan - Endeavor Energy Resources

2:30pm - 2:45pm Coffee Break

Session 4 - Managing Field Life Cycle - Life in a Large Family

Session Chairs: Richard Pagel & Sumit Verma


2:45pm - 3:45pm

Fracture Driven Interactions (FI) the Science, Detection, Analysis and Mitigation

Michael Rainbolt - Abra Controls

3:45pm - 4:15pm

New Mexico Delaware Basin Horizontal Well Heel Frac and Refrac Program and Hydraulic Fracture Diagnostics

Ivan Tanakov, Estevan Bunker - Oxy

4:15pm - 4:30pm

Closing Comments by Chair

4:30pm - 5:00pm Light Reception