2nd Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference

September 5-6, 2013 | JW Marriott Hill Country Resort, San Antonio, TX

Our 2nd Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference addressed the supply constraints and logistical challenges brought on by the new and sudden demand for silica sand and proppants. Numerous networking opportunities, superb speakers and a beautiful venue led to this becoming an annual, must-attend event!

Agenda – Day 1

  • Oil & Gas Industry Overview
    - Rayola Daugher, The American Petroleum Institute
  • Frac Sand Overview
    - Senjit Sarkar, PacWest Consulting
  • Networking Break
  • Wisconsin and Minnesota Moratorium & Legislative Developments
    - John Robert Belhing, Weld, Riley, Prenn & Ricci, S.C.
    - Vincent Palmisano, Shell
  • Integration Trends in the Frac Sand Market
    - Steven Ilkay, Oil & Gas Advisors
  • The Human Factor
    - Jeffrey Presberg, Petroleum Connection
  • Networking Lunch
  • Advances in Silica Dust Control
    - Donny Beaver, HalenHardy
  • Design-Build Considerations for Frac Sand Transload Facilities
    - Robert Ober, Frac Terminals
  • Networking Break
  • Design-Build for EPC for Processing Plants & Transload Facilities
    - Robert Ober, Frac Terminals
  • Virtual Supply Chain Panel
    -
    Craig Priest, GE Transportation
    - Jason Tedrow, U.S. Silica
    - Jack Richards, Titan Lansing Transload
    - Richard Lesikar, Fort Worth & Western Railroad
  • Networking Reception

Agenda – Day 2

  • San Antonio's Strategic Logistics Partners for the Energy Industry
    - Bruce Miller, Port of San Antonio
  • Environmental Laws and Regulatory Issues Related to Frac Sand Mining and Processing
    - Paul Gosselink, Lloyd Gosselink
  • Wisconsin and Minnesota's Local Regulatory Trends
    - Anders B. Helquist, Weld, Riley Prenn & Ricci, S.C.
  • Networking Break
  • A Shortline Rail Perspective on Frac Sand Logistics
    - Mike Peters, Genesee & Wyoming
  • Innovations & Issues in Frac Sand Logistics