Hart Energy Relocates Developing Unconventional Gas Conference & Exhibition to Fort Worth Convention Center Due to Record Registration

Jan 27, 2010, 09:00 ET from Hart Energy Publishing

HOUSTON, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the tremendous response, Hart Energy Publishing has relocated the Fifth Annual Developing Unconventional Gas (DUG) Conference & Exhibition in Fort Worth, Texas, on March 29-31, 2010, from the Omni Fort Worth Hotel to the adjacent Fort Worth Convention Center. The Omni Hotel and the Fort Worth Convention Center, at 1201 Houston Street, are about a 30-second walk apart, just across the street from one another.

Registration for the event is currently open at www.dugconference.com.  There is new space to accommodate additional sponsors and exhibitors at the new venue. For more information about sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities, contact Mark Immekus at 713-260-6492 or mimmekus@hartenergy.com.

The DUG Conference & Exhibition brings operators, investors and the service industry together for the latest insights on unconventional gas plays across North America.

Confirmed speakers include:

Aubrey K. McClendon, Chairman & CEO, Chesapeake Energy Corp.

Dick Stoneburner, COO, Petrohawk Energy Corp.

Glenn Darden, President & CEO, Quicksilver Resources Inc.

Elliot Pew, COO, Common Resources LLC

Dave Hager, Executive Vice President, Exploration & Production, Devon Energy Corp.

Craig Clark, CEO, Forest Oil Corp.

Attendees will learn how operators are improving well results, reducing drilling costs and taking gas to market. DUG will also feature industry experts providing updates on geology, resource potential and technology.

"The strong response from attendees firmly endorses Hart's position as the leader in unconventional resource—and specifically shale—content. Due to popular demand, we have to relocate DUG to a larger venue," says Rich Eichler, Hart President and CEO. "I would like to thank our current registrants, sponsors and exhibitors for their support and invite others active in the U.S. unconventional gas industry to become a part of the biggest and best conference in this industry sector."

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