Natural Gas Conference

Center for Energy Studies
and
Gordon and Mary Cain Department of Chemical Engineering

Louisiana State University



Agenda
LSU Natural Gas Conference
Presentation Title Times
REGISTRATION-CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 8:00-9:00
General Overview of the Natural Gas Industry
William Hederman, Director, Division of Market Oversight & Investigations
FERC
9:00-9:45
Natural Gas Outlook
Bill Walker, Partner
Howard Weil
9:45-10:30
Morning Break 10:30-10:45
Offshore Gulf of Mexico & Deepwater Development
Johnny Bradberry, Extraction Manager
Conoco-Phillips
10:45-11:30
Legal Barriers and the Impact of Litigation on Drilling and Production
Bill Jarman, Attorney/Partner
Kean Miller Law Firm
11:30-12:00
Luncheon 12:00-13:30
Economic Impacts of Natural Gas
Steven Brown, Energy Analysis Director
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
13:30-14:15
Regulatory Response to Natural Gas Volatility
Commissioner Don Mason, Vice-Chairman
Public Utilities Commission of Ohio and NARUC Committee on Natural Gas
14:15-15:00
Afternoon Break 15:00-15:15
Industrial Roundtable -- Natural Gas Impacts on Gulf Coast Industries
Carl Knopf, Session Chair, LSU Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Scott Nauman, ExxonMobil
Pete Martinez, Louisiana Ammonia Producers/Harris Deville Associates
Earl Shipp, Dow Chemical
15:15-16:00
Natural Gas Liquids: Outlook from producer's Perspectives
Bob Purgason, Vice President, Gulf Coast Region
Williams Mid-Stream
16:00-16:45
The Outlook for Liquefied Natural Gas
Dan McGinnis, Vice President Project Development
Tractebel
16:45-17:30
Reception & Cocktails 17:30-19:00

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