Technical Progam

Call for Presentations

Guidelines for Poster Presentations - Abstract Deadlines on March 20, 2017

Current list of confirmed speakers:

FORECASTING RESERVES:
Productivity and recovery: Type curves and EURs in northern Williston Basin
Mark Lenko, Engineering Director, Canadian Discovery Ltd.

FAULTING SYSTEM:
Characteristics of the Great Plains Polygonal Fault System within the Williston Basin

Andy St-Onge, Geophysicist,  PFS Interpretations Ltd.

VIKING POTENTIAL:
Structural and stratigraphic controls on hydrocarbon accumulations in the Viking Formation, West-central Saskatchewan 
                                   Dan Kohlruss, Senior Petroleum Research Geologist, Saskatchewan Ministry of the Economy

BAKKEN AND THREE FORKS:
Sequence stratigraphy of the Three Forks and Bakken formations, Williston Basin, USA   
               
Stephen Sonnenberg, Professor, Colorado School of Mines

SAPPINGTON POTENTIAL:
An outcrop analog for the Williston Basin Bakken hybrid play, the Sappington Formation in southwest Montana: Facies, stratigraphic architecture, and controls on porosity distribution

Michael H. Hofmann, Professor, University of Montana

MANITOBA POTENTIAL:
Looking outside the box: Manitoba’s underexplored oil and gas potential

Michelle Nicolas, Chief Geologist, Manitoba Geological Survey

BAKKEN HYDROGEOLOGY:
Hydrogeology of the Bakken Formation and the relation to production behaviour

Daniel Skoreyko, University of Alberta  

LIGHT AND TIGHT EOR:
Gaps and Challenges for Light and Tight EOR

Kelvin Knorr, Operations Manager, SRC Energy Division

New Approaches and Tools for Light and Tight EOR
Petro Nakutnyy, Business Unit Manager, SRC Energy Division                                     

REFRACKING:
Evaluating production performance from horizontal well refracs in Saskatchewan
Michael Nelson, Engineer, Saskatchewan Ministry of the Economy

CO2 FOR EOR:
Overview of market for CO2 in the Williston Basin for EOR, in terms of demand, supply of CO2 and barriers to development       

David Hanly, Ph.D., SaskPower

REGULATORY UPDATE:
Saskatchewan regulatory update     
                                                                             
Doug MacKnight, Assistant Deputy Minister, Saskatchewan Ministry of the Economy

INDUSTRY OUTLOOK:
Oil and gas industry outlook and updates from American and Canadian jurisdictions within the Williston Basin.