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Program at a Glance

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

7:00a – 7:30a Registration
7:30a – 8:00a Continental Breakfast
8:00a – 8:15a Welcome Comments
8:15a – 9:15a

Damage and Causes of Fracture Driven Interactions (Frac Hits): Recognition, Longevity and Control

Keynote Speaker – George E. King

Session 1: Reservoir Characterization

9:15a – 10:15a - Session Chairs: Jamie Rich, Cimarex; Austin Bailey, Cimarex

Azimuthal Analysis of Seismic Data

Presenter: Marianne Rauch-Davies, Independent Consultant

Seismically Driven Geomechanical Simulation to Constrain Engineering Models

Presenter: Ahmed Ouenes, FracGeo

10:15a – 10:30a Coffee Break

Session 2: Stimulation

10:30a – 12:00p - Session Chair: Lyle Lehman, Frac Diagnostics, LLC; Edgar Perez, Ecopetrol

Natural Fracture Effects in Shale Fracturing

Presenter: Mike Smith, NSI Technologies

The Search for the Elusive Stress Shadow

Presenter: George Waters, Schlumberger

Frac-Hit Mitigation: Best Practices for Understanding and Managing Parent-Child Well Interactions

Presenter: Kevin Wutherich, Drill2Frac LLC

12:00p – 1:00p Lunch

Session 3: Production

1:00p – 2:30p - Session Chairs: Suzanne Green, Independent Consultant; Angie Fenton, OGC

Optimizing Diverter Applications to Extend Stage Length, a Case History in the Bone Springs

Presenter: Lyle Lehman, Frac Diagnostics, LLC

Impact of Runtime and Stable Unloading on Cashflow

Presenter: Paul Munding, FloGistix

Advances in Artificial Lift and SENSE Technology Development

Presenter: Clark Robinson, Weatherford

2:30p – 2:45p Coffee Break

Session 4: Induced Seismicity Panel

2:45p – 4:15p - Session Chairs: Austin Bailey, Cimarex; Alex Biholar, Devon

Join experts to discuss the concerns with hydrocarbon development in the presence of induced seismicity. Our panelists come from a wide variety of backgrounds, including academia and regulatory. Emphasis will be put on the tangible impacts of seismicity to the business.


Doug Klepacki, Cimarex

Pete Christianson, Marathon

Steve Roche, University of Tulsa

Jake Walter, Oklahoma Geological Survey

4:15p – 4:30p Closing Comments
4:30p – 5:30p Networking Reception