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2018 NAPE SUMMIT Global Business Conference
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas Houston, TX 77010-6035
February 5-9, 2018
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7.00 CEU

February 5-9, 2018
George R. Brown
Houston, TX

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$405 through 2/2/2018
$505 2/3/2018-2/7/2018

NAPE Summit annually brings together the key people and players necessary to forge, facilitate and finalize deals.  In the upstream oil and gas business, NAPE is the largest and most successful event of its kind in the world. 

This massive three-day event offers international and domestic purchasers a unique chance to connect, reconnect, and make deals.  For those who seek to be successful in the upstream oil and gas business, NAPE Summit is designed to offer a myriad of new and unexpected opportunities. 


8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.                        Registration and Breakfast


9:40 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.                    The Anatomy of a Restructuring: Samson Resources II, LLC

Joseph A. Mills | President & CEO, Samson Resources II, LLC


10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.                   OCS Panel

The Life Cycle of an Offshore Lease – The Changing Landscape

Moderator: J. Keith Couvillion | Chevron U.S.A. Inc.

Panelist #1: Marty Tate | BHP Billiton Petroleum

Panelist #2: Tom Young | Deep Gulf Energy Companies

Panelist #3: Frank Meyer | Anadarko Petroleum Corporation


11:40 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.                   Keynote Address

Doug Lawler | CEO, Chesapeake Energy Company


12:25 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.                     The Changing Role of Private Equity in the Energy Industry

Wil VanLoh | Founder & CEO, Quantum Energy Partners


1:25 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.                       Acquiring Distressed Assets in the Oil Patch (working title; not final yet)

Moderator: Michael P. Pearson | Partner, Jackson Walker L.L.P.

Panelist #1: Jerry R. Schuyler | Director, Former President, Laredo Petroleum

Panelist #2: Jason B. Binford | Partner, Gardere, Wynne, Sewell, LLP

Panelist #3: Nathan W. Walton | Partner, Ares Private Equity Group


2:15 p.m. - 3:05 p.m.                       Topic:  Investments in the evolving LNG markets

Anatol Feygin | Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, Cheniere Energy


3:15 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.                       International Deepwater vs Onshore – Considerations in the Decision Making Process

Graeme Gordon | Manager, Exploration - Strategy, Commercial and Planning, Hess Corporation

Bennett Williams | Business Development Manager, Murphy Oil Corporation

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