20 September 2017 at Marriott Marquis, Houston, TX, USA
Connecting North America’s O&G, Finance, and Investment Leaders

400+ delegates. 50 Speakers. The Business of Oil & Gas. Investment. Finance.

2017 North America Assembly
September 20th
Marriott Marquis, Houston, TX

08:00-08:55am ROYALTIES & MINERALS PANEL

Moderator: Paul Midkiff, National Director: Oil, Gas and Mineral Management Department, Wells Fargo Energy Group
Kaes Van't Hof
, VP - Strategy and Corporate Development, Viper Energy Partners LP
Nick Varel
, President, Wing Resources LLC
Davis Ravnaas
, President & CFO, Kimbell Royalty Partners, LP

08:55-09:00am Welcome Address by Alexandra Ashikhmina, VP, Americas, Oil & Gas Council

09:00-09:15am: Mckinsey & Company Keynote Address

Scott Nyquist, Senior Partner, Mckinsey & Company

09:15-10:20am PERMIAN BASIN PANEL

Moderator: Bob Peterson, Partner, Oliver Wyman
Willie Chiang
, EVP & COO – US, Plains All American Pipeline LP

10:20-10:50AM: Networking Coffee Break  

10:50-11:05AM: Keynote Presentation: M&A Market Overview for 2017

Brian Lidsky, Managing Director, PLS Inc.

11:05-12:00am M&A, A&D & JVs– COMPARING 2016 TO 2017 & THE VISIONS FOR THE NEXT 12 MONTHS

Jake Plunk, COO, Fleur de Lis Energy LLC
Craig Jarchow
, President - Upstream, Castleton Commodities International LLC
Mike Starzer
, Chairman & CEO, Fifth Creek Energy
Marty Thalken
, Chairman & CEO, Protégé Energy III LLC

12:00-1:00PM: Networking Lunch 

1:00-1:50PM: CHANGING TECHNICAL LANDSCAPE IN THE US

Thack Brown, General Manager & Global Head - Line of Business Finance, SAP

1:50-2:40PM: RESTRUCTURING ANALYSIS & CHANGING STRATEGIES

2:40-3:10PM: Networking Coffee Break

3:10-4:00PM: FINANCING & RISK STRATEGIES

JP Hanson, Head - E&P and Co-Head – Energy, Houlihan Lokey
Jay Mitchell
, Managing Director & Co-Head of Energy, Orix Energy Capital

4:00-5:00PM: PRIVATE EQUITY & INVESTOR PANEL

Session Sponsor:

Brian Thomas, Managing Director & Head – Energy, Prudential Capital Group
Mark Bisso, Managing Partner, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group
John Bookout, Partner, Natural Resources, Apollo Management
Gary Petersen, Managing Partner, EnCap Investments LP
Patrick McWilliams, Partner, NGP

== 5:00-6:30PM: COCKTAIL RECEPTION ==

== 6:30-9:00PM: VIP DINNER and LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD CEREMONY ==

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