Shale Water Expo has a committed group of speakers who are thought leaders in their respective areas of expertise. They are presenting in order to share their knowledge with oil and gas professionals involved in water sourcing, handling, reuse and disposal. 


Topics
E&P Water Management Panel

Water Midstream
SWD Market Impacts
Produced Water Treatment and Recycling
Water Sourcing Impacts
New Technology for Water Management
General State of the Industry
Water Finance & Investment Panel
Economics of Water Management

 

Keynote Speaker
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Mark Houser, CEO
University Lands
Full Bio

Mark Houser began serving as the chief executive officer of University Lands in 2015. A part of the University of Texas System, University Lands manages the surface and mineral rights to 2.1 million acres in the resource-rich Permian Basin of West Texas. 

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Rick McCurdy, Former Sr. Engineering Officer
Chesapeake Energy Corporation
Full Bio

Rick currently serves as a subject matter expert in the fields of chemistry, corrosion, produced water treatment and use, and the use of alternative water sources for hydraulic fracturing. He is a former principal of Chesapeake’s initiative championing the beneficial use of produced water – AquaRenew® and Chesapeake’s Industry-leading GreenFrac® program that focuses on environmentally friendly hydraulic fracturing additives.

 

 

E&P Water Management Panel

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Brian Bohm, Environmental Sustainability Advisor
Apache Corporation

Full Bio

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Brian Kuh, Sr. Foreman, Water Management
WPX Energy

Full Bio

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Douglas A. Park, Senior VP, Corporate Development
XRI


Full Bio



 

Water Midstream

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John R. Durand, President
XRI

Full Bio 

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Michael Anderson, Chief Executive Officer
Layne Water Midstream

Full Bio 

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Gerardo Rivera, Chief Operating Officer
H2O Midstream

Full Bio 

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Roger Johnson, Chief Commercial Officer
Oilfield Water Logistics, LLC
Founding Partner of OWL

Full Bio 

Water Midstream Executive Panel

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Nick Hines, VP Permian
Oilfield Water Logistics

Full Bio 

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Tommy Thompson, VP Engineering
Goodnight Midstream


Full Bio 

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Cory Hall, President & CEO
Aqua Terra Water Management, L.P.

Full Bio 

Water Midstream Operations Panel


Midstream

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Jared Weingartner, Engineer
Blue Mountain Midstream
Midstreaming the Merge: Developing Greenfield Gathering Systems for Multi-Formation Production
Full Bio

 

SWD Market Impacts

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Laura Capper, President & CEO
CAP Resources | EnergyMakers AG
A Five Year Outlook of Water Management in the Permian
Full Bio

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Michael Dunkel, Vice President- Water for Upstream and Midstream
Worley

Differences in Infrastructure, Reuse and Disposal  across the U.S. Basins
Full Bio

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Produced Water Treatment and Recycling

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Mark Patton, President
Hydrozonix
Produced Water Recycling in the Permian Basin - A Low Cost Alternative
Full Bio

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Neil C. Nowak, Project Director
SCS Engineers
Produced / Frac Flowback Water Storage and Evaporation Ponds
Full Bio

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Fady Rizk, Solutions Development Manager
Exterran Energy Solutions
Optimize Produced Water Treatment Systems Through Right-Sized Solutions
Full Bio

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Mark Wolf, Director of Onshore Facilities for Well Stream Processing Business Group
National Oilwell Varco

Detecting and Recovering Oil from Flowback and Produced Water
Full Bio



Water Sourcing Impacts

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Aaron Horn, Senior VP
Fountain Quail Water Management - Subsidiary of XRI

Full Bio 

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Josh Adler, Founding CEO
Sourcewater, Inc.
Next-Gen Water Intelligence: How Data Science, AI, and Spy Satellites are
Transforming Oilfield Water Management, Creating New Threats and
Opportunities for Operators, Investors and OFS
Full Bio 

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New Technology for Water Management

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Amy Dwyer, Business Development Manager
TETRA Technologies
Water Management Cost Savings Achieved Through Service Integration & Automation Technologies
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Michael Fontaine, Senior Director of Operational Systems and Reporting
Select Energy Services
End to End Automated Water Transfer Job with Zero Human Intervention: What will this mean for the industry?
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Ben Yee, President
SCADALink
Integrated Pipeline Automation for Water Management
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General State of the Industry

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Paola Perez Pena, Principal Research Analyst
IHS Markit

North America Water Management Market Overview and Key Development Trends
Full Bio

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Karr Ingham, Economist; Petroleum Economist; President
Texas Alliance of Energy Producers; InghamEcon, LLC

The Evolution and Current Status of Produced Water Policy and Regulation
Full Bio

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John Sullivan, Permian Basin Regional Manager
SCS Engineers
Navigating Regulatory Hurdles for Induced Seismicity
Full Bio

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Ty Hanna, Production and Stimulation Fluids Chemist
Apache Corporation
The Need for Standards for Lay Flat Hose Used for Water Transfers
Full Bio



Water Finance & Investment Panel

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Rob Kordas, Managing Director – Head of Oilfield Service &
Equipment in the U.S. Energy Group

RBC Capital Markets

Full Bio

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Michael LaMotte, Senior Managing Director of Energy Investment Banking Group
Guggenheim Securities, LLC


Full Bio

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Henry May, Vice President
Post Oak Energy Capital

Full Bio

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Vince Hahn, Managing Director
The Carlyle Group

Full Bio

 


Economics of Water Management 

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Gabe Collins, Baker Botts Fellow in Energy & Environmental Regulatory Affairs
Baker Institute for Public Policy’s Center for Energy Studies
How Produced Water's Economic Value is Evolving in the Permian Basin
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Water Technology Panel

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David Bateman, Co-CEO & Board Member
SitePro

Full Bio 

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Kelly Bennett, Co-Founder & President
B3

Full Bio 

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Justin Love, CEO
Blackbuck Resources

Full Bio