EVENT ADVISORY - Marcellus Shale Gas Leaders and Decision-Makers Gather at the Northeast Shale Gas Symposium in May

Mar 15, 2011, 13:40 ET from Canadian Institute

PITTSBURGH, PA, March 15 /PRNewswire/ - Following the highly successful Shale Gas Symposium in Calgary, The Canadian Institute and American Conference Institute have collaborated to produce the Northeast Shale Gas Symposium at this critical period in the development of the Marcellus Shale play. This unique event brings together the key players and decision-makers to provide an unparalleled breadth of insights and perspectives on the responsible development of the largest unconventional natural gas reserve in the world.

Delegates will learn strategies, techniques and technologies for responsible development in the Appalachian Basin in light of the continually evolving regulations and marketplace. The speaker faculty of regulatory authorities and industry leaders includes:

  • Kathryn Klaber, President & Executive Director, Marcellus Shale Coalition
  • Kevin West, Managing Director, External Affairs, EQT Corporation
  • Thomas B. Murphy, Co-Director, Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research
  • Jim Coleman, Science Center Director, USGS Eastern Energy Resources Center
  • Jack Weixel, Manager, Energy Market Fundamentals, BENTEK Energy LLC
  • John Wood, Certificate Branch Chief 2, Division of Pipeline Certificates, FERC

Listen to an exclusive interview with Scott Anderson, Senior Policy Analyst with the Environmental Defense Fund as an example of the diverse expert perspectives that will be offered at this event. Visit our online media room regularly for free audio-video downloads and information-packed white papers.

Program Chair: 
        Northeast Shale Gas Symposium
May 17 & 18, 2011
Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA
Robert Blair - President, Pennsylvania Economic Development Association; President & CEO, Tioga County Development Corporation

For over 25 years C5 Group of companies including American Conference Institute, The Canadian Institute and C5 (UK), have developed and hosted conferences, summits and executive briefings providing the business intelligence that decision makers need to react decisively and effectively to challenges and opportunities in the marketplace. Since 2005, our Shale Gas Symposia Series have gathered the who's who in the unconventional gas industry for cutting edge technical & economic sessions and the latest policy and regulatory developments.

Media passes are issued at the discretion of American Conference Institute and The Canadian Institute and must be arranged in advance. Passes require two business days to process. To arrange for media accreditation to attend the event, please contact: Jessika Hunt 1-888-224-2480 Ext. 7324 or j.hunt@americanconference.com.


SOURCE Canadian Institute