Kent State University at Tuscarawas, Business and Community Services
330 University Drive NE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

Utica 2020 (by invitation only)

Dates:January 31, 2014
Meets:F from 7:00 AM to 12 N, 1 session
Location:Performing Arts Center
Instructor: Tuscarawas Oil & Gas Alliance
Fee: $25.00
Workshops:Workshop Listing

Parking adjoining the Performing Arts Center is available in Lots C, D and E

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Course Description

How will UTICA development impact our region by 2020? We will answer this question with ten, fast-paced, focused presentations.   Sponsored by the Tuscarawas Oil and Gas Alliance (TOGA).  By invitation only. 

The program will be held in the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Kent State University at Tuscarawas on Friday, January 31, 2014.

UTICA 2020 Agenda

7:30 - 8:00 Networking and continental breakfast in KSU PAC lobby

8:00 - 8:15 Welcome and goals for the morning

8:15 - 8:30 Keith Fuller - American Energy Partners. Utica--What will E and P look like in 2020?

8:35 - 8:50 Doug Southgate - Ohio State University Associate Director, Subsurface Energy Resource Center (SERC).  How will the economics of oil and gas exploration likely evolve?

8:55 - 9:10 Craig Kasper, PE - Hull & Associates. What will midstream infrastructure look like by 2020?

9:15 - 9:30 Charlie Dixon - Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Program. What workforce development needs will we have? How will we satisfy those needs?

9:30 - 9:45 BREAK

9:50 - 10:05 Robert Chase PhD, Marietta University Dept. of Petroleum Engineering. How will shale development technologies likely evolve between now and 2020?

10:10 - 10:25 Paul Boulier - Team NEO. What kind of downstream development can we expect? And, how should the region be marketed?

10:30 - 10:45 David Mustine - JobsOhio. What kinds of job impacts do you envision? Will there be a resurgence of manufacturing jobs?

10:50 - 11:05 Michael Weidokal - International Strategy Analysis. How will US shale development affect world energy markets?

11:10 - 11:25 Ted Ford - Ohio Advanced Energy Economy. How will alternate energy sources impact shale development? Are they complementary or competitive?

11:30 - 11:45 Christopher Guith - Institute for 21st Century Energy, US Chamber of Commerce. What will be the impact of unconventional oil and gas nationally?

11:45 - 12:25 Q&A moderated by Shawn Bennett - Energy In Depth-Ohio

12:25 - 12:30 Conclusion and thank you.