DUG Permian Basin
May 20-22, 2014
Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Worth Convention Center
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DUG Permian Basin 2014 — A Record Breaking Year!

The 9th Annual DUG Permian Basin conference and exhibition united a record 2,700+ attendees in Fort Worth this year, beating attendance projections by more than ten percent. With over 30 executive-level speakers and 250+ exhibitors, attendees enjoyed three solid days of networking, information sharing and technology demos.

Top-level speakers included Pioneer Natural Resources Chairman and CEO Scott Sheffield, Athlon Energy CEO Bob Reeves, Laredo Petroleum President and COO Jay Still, Approach Resources President and CEO J. Ross Craft, Apache EVP and COO John J. Christmann and many others. Conference sessions explored the vast resources available in the Permian Basin's stacked formations.

Click here to view the 2014 conference agenda and download the speaker presentations.

Retired Four-Star General and former CIA Director, David Petraeus was a huge draw during the Keynote Luncheon. Petraeus answered a lightning round of questions about the global energy industry and key foreign affairs.

Wall Street Journal writer Gregory Zuckerman wrapped up the conference with highlights from his book, The Frackers, which explores stories of innovators in the U.S. shale revolution. Zuckerman also held a book signing at the Hart Energy booth.

Click here to view the DUG Permian Basin 2014 post-event press release.

The conference may be over, but the conversation isn't. Find out what other attendees are saying about DUG Permian Basin 2014. We would love to hear about your experience too!

And be sure to save the date for DUG Permian Basin 2015, scheduled May 19-21 at the Fort Worth Convention Center, in Fort Worth, Texas.

 
News

Shale Leads As Top Source Of US Gas Production
Shale gas accounted for 40% of the country’s total gas production in 2013, EIA says.

Passage to Midland: McClendon Deal Funds Independent’s Plans
In 2012, as Tall City Exploration LLC was formed in the Permian Basin, its founders were already eyeing the exits. On Nov. 24, the company cracked open the door a little wider, collecting $440 million in cash and notes from American Energy - Permian Basin LLC (AEPB) for Midland Basin acreage. The deal includes Tall City's 14,000 net acres of leasehold primarily in Reagan County, with production of 1,400 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d). The private, independent company followed a predictable but lucrative recipe that has of late become infrequent as acquisitions and divestitures have migrated to the corporate world.