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8th Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference

Preliminary Agenda

** Please note this agenda is subject to change **

Wednesday | September 4, 2019

8:00am Outdoor Equipment Expo Set-Up
Valero Texas Open Operations Compound
9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: Paving the Way for Better Bulk Material Drying

presented by Tarmac International

Peony Meeting Room
9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: 7 Important Factors to Consider When Buying Frac Sand Silos
presented by CST Industries
Sunflower Meeting Room
9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: How Moisture Content Affects Dryer Performance
presented by RTD Enterprises and Industrial Kiln & Dryer
Wisteria Meeting Room
9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: So You Want to Open a Sand Mine? Did You Think About This…
presented by Westward Environmental
Verbena Meeting room
1:00pm Indoor Exhibit Hall Sponsor Set-Up Exhibit Hall
1:00pm Golf Outing Shotgun Start TPC Golf Course
6:00pm Pre-Conference Reception at the Outdoor Equipment Expo Valero Texas Open Operations Compound

Thursday | September 5, 2019

8:30am Welcome Remarks
- Pete Cook, President, Petroleum Connection
Conference Hall
8:45am An Overview and Outlook for North American Shale
- John Watson, Research Analyst, Simmons & Company - moderator
- John Daniel, Managing Director & Senior Research Analyst, Simmons Energy
- Sean Mitchell, Managing Director of Equity Sales, Simmons Energy
Conference Hall
9:30am Outlook for Frac Sand’s Shifting Supply & Demand
- Todd Bush, Principal, Energent Group
Conference Hall
10:15am Morning Networking Break Exhibit Hall
11:00am Panel Discussion: In-Basin Sand
- Joseph Triepke, Founder, Infill Thinking - moderator
- Hayden Gillespie, Chief Commercial Officer, Black Mountain Sand
- Chris Samanns, Chief Commercial Officer, Signal Peak Silica
- Brian McConn, Vice President of Business Development, Vista Proppants & Logistics
- Michelle Lee, Senior Geologist, Westward Environmental
Conference Hall
11:45am Networking Lunch / Exhibits Open
Lunch sponsored by
Exhibit Hall
1:15pm Panel Discussion: What Does the Future Hold for Northern White Sand
- Ryan Carbrey, Senior Vice President, Rystad Energy - moderator
- Erik Nystrom, VP of Strategic Marketing - O&G, Covia Corporation
- Cody Wickersheim, Advisory Team - President, Badger Mining Corp.
- David Frattaroli, Executive Vice President Business Development, High Roller Sand
Conference Hall
2:00pm In-Basin Sand Productivity
- Ryan Duman, Principal Analyst - Lower 48 Upstream Research, Wood Mackenzie
Conference Hall
2:30pm Afternoon Networking Break Exhibit Hall
3:15pm Panel Discussion: Direct Sourcing Sand
- Charlie Crisp, Founder, Crisp Supply Chain Solutions - moderator
- Trey Wilmoth, President & CEO, UTR Oil and Gas
- Raul Mendez, Vice President of Operations, Texas Chrome Transport
- Stillman Maxon, Owner, Stillman Sand Enterprises
- Christopher McCoy, Senior Operations Engineer , Alpine Energy Capital
Conference Hall
4:00pm Roundtable Discussion Sessions & Exhibit Area Open
  • “How to Capitalize on Overcapacity and Low Sand Prices” - presented by Industrial Tax Consulting
  • "5 Critical Owner Expectations on a Fast Track Project” – presented by KBCmGroup
  • "Advanced Reporting and Benchmarking for the Frac Sand Industry" - presented by Industrial Accessories Company
  • “Choose the best replacement separator screen for your dry plant” - presented by Gerard Daniel Worldwide
  • "Winning Plan for Frac Sand Processing” - presented by Superior Industries
  • “Transloading” - presented by RBT
  • "Improving Operations and Performance through GPS Tracking" - presented by GeoForce
  • "Reinventing How Frac Sand is Transported to Save Time, Money, and Energy" - presented by Timpte
  • "Sand hauling overweight permits the size of TEXAS" - presented by PropX
  • "Problems and Solutions Associated with Frac Sand Drying Systems" - presented by Astec
Exhibit Hall
5:00pm Craft Beer Tasting & Networking Reception Exhibit Hall

Friday | September 6, 2019

8:30am Welcome Remarks
- Pete Cook, President, Petroleum Connection
Conference Hall
8:45am A Major E&P Company’s Journey to Direct Sourcing the Integrated Proppant Supply Chain
- Laura Fulton, CFO, HCR - moderator
- Tom Lennon, Category Manager – Drilling & Completions, Chevron
- Roy Richmond, Director, NexStage
- Scott Spillars, VP – Supply Chain, Hi-Crush
- Jared Hindman, Automation and Control Manager, PropDispatch
Conference Hall
9:30am Panel Discussion: Minimizing Delivered Cost in the Last Mile
- John Watson, Research Analyst, Simmons & Company - moderator
- Charlie Crisp, Founder, Crisp Supply Chain Solutions
- John Paul Plemons, Owner, Legacy Bulk Trucking
- Heather Pribble, Category Manager, Devon Energy
- Steve Briggs, Stimulation Services Manager, Legend Pressure Pumping
Conference Hall
10:30am Morning Networking Break Exhibit Hall
11:00am Debtors & Vendors: What You Need to Know About Restructuring
- Elizabeth Guffy, Senior Counsel, Locke Lord
Conference Hall
11:30am An Overview of the Challenges & Opportunities in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta
- Thomas Jacob, Senior Analyst, Rystad Energy
Conference Hall
12:00pm Closing Remarks
- Pete Cook, President, Petroleum Connection
Conference Hall
12:15pm Informal Networking & Refreshment in the Outdoor Equipment Lot Valero Texas Open Operations Compound
12:15pm Indoor Exhibit Hall Break Down Exhibit Hall

Register to Attend

$1,495 / per person