Tuesday, April 04

6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Roundtable

Join Bob Tippee of Oil & Gas Journal as he moderates a CEO Roundtable featuring key industry leaders who will discuss the hot topics affecting the pipeline and energy sectors as a ...read more...

Moderator
Bob Tippee
Chief Editor
PennWell Corp.
United States
Panelist
Bob McGrew
CEO
T.D. Williamson
United States
Panelist
Chris Vincze
CEO
TRC Solutions
United States
Panelist
Mike Mears
CEO
Magellan Midstream Partners
United States
Panelist
Staci Taruscio
Founder and CEO
Rebellion Energy
United States

Wednesday, April 05

8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Keynote Session

The 2017 Pipeline Energy Expo Opening Keynote will set the stage for the conference and exposition. The esteemed keynote speakers will address the past, present and future of oil & natural gas pipeline operations, expansions and ...read more...

Keynote Speaker 1
Bob Tippee
Chief Editor
PennWell Corp.
United States
Keynote Speaker 2
Chad Warmington
President
Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association
United States
Keynote Speaker 3
Corey Goulet
SVP, Natural Gas Pipelines Major Projects
TransCanada
Canada

Wednesday, April 05

10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Format: Panel
2017 holds the promise for the beginning of recovery in North American oil and natural gas markets. Will the existing pipeline networks be able to move hydrocarbons where they are needed? After extended recent development of shale fields, is the current nationwide network overbuilt to meet transportation needs in the ...read more...
Moderator
Warren True Sr.
Chief Technology Editor - Midstream (retired)
Oil & Gas Journal
United States
Speaker
Ajey Chandra
Managing Director
Muse Stancil
United States
Speaker
Richard Whitworth
Vice President-Business Development & Producer Team
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
United States
Speaker
Scott Garner
Vice President
MarkWest Energy Partners, LP
United States

Wednesday, April 05

12:45 PM-2:15 PM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Mega Session

This mega session is for anyone in the pipeline and energy industry who wants to learn more about the impact of ever-evolving pipeline regulations, safety requirements, the latest trends in remediation services, how to improve the energy efficiency of systems, environmental considerations and mobilizing public support of ...read more...

Session Chair
Jason Farque
Vice President, R&D
CDI
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Kyle Whiteis
Senior Product Manager; HT&P Commercialization
T.D. Williamson, Inc.
United States
Speaker
Myles McDonough
Director of Sales
Everest Sciences, Inc.
United States

Wednesday, April 05

3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Panel

As opposition to new pipeline systems has gathered force since denial of Keystone Pipeline’s permits, Lower 48 segments of existing pipelines have experienced several high-profile ruptures and spills, causing regulators and the public to question pipeline companies’ abilities to operate and maintain oil and natural gas pipelines safely. Using the ...read more...

Moderator
Warren True Sr.
Chief Technology Editor - Midstream (retired)
Oil & Gas Journal
United States
Panelist
Daniella Landers
Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
United States
Panelist
Jeff Wiese
Vice President for Pipeline Integrity Services
TRC Solutions
United States
Panelist
Tom Miesner
Owner
Pipeline Knowledge & Development
United States

Thursday, April 06

9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Panel

A panel of industry experts will describe the process of pipeline pigging, and highlight its importance throughout the lifecycle of a pipeline. Discussion topics will include a summary of common pigging applications and challenges, as well as a description of some case studies from the field. Listed below are some ...read more...

Panel Moderator
Stephen Miska
Product Manager
T.D. Williamson
United States
Panelist
Jason Farque
Vice President, R&D
CDI
United States
Panelist
John Morrow
Training Manager
T.D. Williamson
United States
Panelist
Woody Smith
Technology Manager
T.D. Williamson
United States

Thursday, April 06

12:45 PM-2:15 PM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Mega Session
This mega session features papers centered around cyber assets, risk assessment, SCADA cybersecurity, data and revolutionary satellite technologies. Delegates will also learn about EMAT, multiple dataset technologies, as well as approaches to deeper integrity, efficiencies and requirements. A lively discussion surrounding the latest in UAV technologies used for ...read more...
Session Chair
Jason Farque
Vice President, R&D
CDI
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Mike Kirkwood
Market Segment Director - Transmission
T.D. Williamson Inc.
United Arab Emirates
Speaker
Chad Souter
Vice President
Landpoint, LLC
United States

Thursday, April 06

2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Conference Hall A
Format: Panel
Whether you own, operate or work for a small, independent pipeline company or a large energy corporation, or you might be thinking about starting up a new project, this is the panel session for you. Finance, banking and tax experts will answer your questions and give actual pipeline/energy client examples, ...read more...
Panel Moderator
Eric Kunkel
Partner
CCK Strategies
United States
Panelist
Chad Wilkerson
Vice President, Economist and Branch Executive
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch
United States
Panelist
Trevor Montgomery
Sr. Vice President, Commercial Lending
Grand Bank
United States