Some 400 delegates are expected to attend the conference, seminars and exhibition – which is being held in Gateshead next month. Key speakers and topics include:
Don Pierson, Louisiana Economic Development – Shale Gas in the State of Louisiana
Garry Varney, Devon Energy – Shale Gas in the State of Oklahoma
Jorgen Berg, Schlumberger – Technology challenges for the Shale Gas Industry
Shale Gas in the UK – discussion panel chaired by Ken Cronin UKOOG (UK Onshore Operators Group)
David Powell, GE Hitachi Nuclear – The nuclear industry – where are the opportunities?.
Christian Egal, EDF Energy Renewables – Offshore wind – Game On.
Robert Hunt, Nexen Petroleum UK, will talk about accessing the supply chain. A high-profile speaker on the theme of the ‘UK strategy for oil and gas’ is yet to be confirmed.