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CH4 Connections 2018 Preliminary Agenda

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Day 1: Tuesday, September 25

7:30 AM - 7:00 AM Registration and Information Desk
7:30 - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Networking
9:00 - 9:15 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 - 9:45 AM Keynote Address

Tackling Methane – At the Forefront for the Gas Industry
9:45 - 10:00 AM Break
10:00 - 11:00 AM Panel Discussion:

Adopting New Technologies
Operators discuss criteria for adoption of new leak detection technologies, experiences assessing and deploying new technologies, and opportunities in this space
11:​15 - 11:30 AM Break
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Panel Discussion:

New Technology from a Regulatory Perspective
Discuss primary drivers behind the focus on leak detection and mitigation, approaches to accepting new technologies, and objectives and challenges with enabling the use of these new technologies.
12:15 - 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 - 2:00 PM Keynote Address

Is leak detection and mitigation a global or local market?
2:00 - 2:15 PM Break
2:15 - 3:15 PM Panel Discussion:

Work Practice in Upstream and Midstream
Discussing upstream and midstream LDAR approaches, lessons learned from LDAR programs, changes in operational practices due to LDAR results, and drivers behind LDAR program implementation.
3:15 - 4:00 PM Break
4:00 - 5:00 PM Vendor Showcase Presentations
Rapid fire, 5 minute presentations from technology developers
5:00 - 6:30 PM Networking Reception
6:30 - 8:30 PM VIP Dinner
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Day 2: Wednesday, September 26

7:30 - 11:00 AM Registration and Information Desk
7:30 - 10:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Networking
9:00 - 9:15 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 - 10:15 AM Panel Discussion:

Work Practice in Storage and Downstream
Discussing storage and downstream leak detection and monitoring approaches, lessons learned, and changes in operational practices due to results.
10:15 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:30 AM Panel Discussion:

Results from Controlled Testing of New Solutions
2 speakers, 30 minutes each
  • What was tested in the R2 and Roundup protocols?
  • What are the common results from the testing?
  • What are the steps from current testing to a standardized protocol?
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Keynote Speaker
    12:00 PM Adjourn general session participants
    12:15 - 1:30 PM Optional lunch for METEC site tour participants. Leave for METEC site from Lory Student Center (tour from 1:30-3:30pm)
    12:15 - 1:30 PM Optional lunch for Methane Solution Roundup participants
    1:30 - 3:30 PM Speed roundup sessions (producers, operators and vendor companies rotating between rooms – 45 minutes between switching, 15 minute break in between)

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