Oklahoma State University Energy Midstream and Marketing Program

Energy Midstream and Marketing Program

October 1-3, 2014
OSU Student Union, Stillwater, Okla.

Presented by the OSU Spears School of Business,
Department of Finance
and Center for Executive and Professional Development

This program is designed to give you an understanding of the necessary steps required for oil and gas to reach consumers and understand potential obstacles facing distributers. This program will address the supply and demand of energy products and other influential market factors.

Benefits of attending this program

The sessions deliver practical business applications relevant to your industry while enhancing management skills and improving leadership abilities. Networking and facilitating the development of valuable industry contacts is a great benefit you can derive through attending this program.

Keynote Speaker

Griff Jones

Griff Jones

Griff Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer, Twin Eagle Resource Management, LLC


Program Highlights

Wed., Oct. 1
Natural Gas Focus:

  • Introduction to the Energy Industry
  • Fundamentals in Natural Gas and What It Takes To Get Natural Gas To Market
  • The Natural Gas Markets: Challenges and Opportunities
  • Enhancing Service: Creating a Practical Customer Focus
  • Panel Discussion: Supply and Demand in Natural Gas
  • Strengthening Your Network: Enhancing Professional Relationships
  • Reception and Networking Event

Thur., Oct. 2
Midstream and Processing Focus:

  • Fundamentals in Midstream and Processing
  • Financial Trends in the US Midstream Industry: Spinoffs, MLPs, and Shareholder Value
  • Professional Image: Position Yourself for Success
  • NYMEX Energy Commodity Contracts
  • Regulations for Energy Midstream and Marketing
  • Reception and Networking Event

Fri., Oct. 3
Crude Focus:

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting of Environmental Costs
  • Challenges and Opportunities in Crude
  • Panel Discussion: Current Challenges and Opportunities in Risk Management: Natural Gas, Midstream and Marketing, and Crude
  • Employee Motivation: Energizing Employees To New Levels of Performance

Confirmed Speakers

Dr. Clint P. AicheleDr. Clint P. Aichele
Assistant Professor and Harold Courson Chair of Petroleum Engineering
School of Chemical Engineering
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK

Carlos P. EvansCarlos P. Evans
Chief Commercial Officer
Tall Oak Midstream
Oklahoma City, OK

Steve HuckabySteve Huckaby
Chief Executive Officer
Meritage Midstream
Denver, CO

Lee Manzer, Ph. DLee Manzer, Ph. D
Marketing Professor
OSU Spears School of Business
Stillwater, OK

Lori K. MaukLori K. Mauk
Director of Marketing
SandRidge Energy
Oklahoma City, OK

Don McCoyDon McCoy
Senior Regulatory Specialist
G2 Partners, L.L.C.
Houston, TX

Tom SengTom Seng
Manager-Product Marketing
Superior Pipeline Company, LLC
Tulsa, OK

Betty Simkins, Ph.DBetty Simkins, Ph.D
Finance Professor and Williams Companies
Professor of Business
OSU Spears School of Business
Stillwater, OK

Andrew Urich, J.D.Andrew Urich, J.D.
Associate Professor of Management and Associate Director of the
Eastin Center for Leadership
OSU Spears School of Business
Stillwater, OK


Registration Fee

$1,995 for all three days (10% discount on three day registration if three or more register from one company)
$1,400 for two days

Registration Includes

Instruction, materials, refreshments, lunch each day and a networking event on Wednesday and Thursday night with refreshments.

Who Should Attend

The program will be most beneficial for participants in the first five years in the energy industry to gain a broad knowledge of the energy midstream and marketing business or those who have taken a new position which requires them to have more knowledge in this arena. It will be particularly helpful to participants as they move forward in an energy career to expand knowledge of the necessary steps required for oil and gas to reach consumers and the challenges and opportunities faced.

Program Materials

The program fee includes the materials in electronic format. If you would prefer a hard copy of conference materials in a binder, please check the information below for an additional fee.

Cancellation Policy

Due to catering and program guarantees, a full refund will be given if cancellation is received 10 business days prior to event. Substitutions will be honored.