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McCombs Energy Initiative Inaugural Conference: Permian 2025

McCombs Energy Initiative Inaugural Conference

Friday, February 8, 2019

AT&T Hotel and Conference Center 
1900 University Ave, Austin, TX 78705
Zlotnik Family Ballroom, Salons 5&6
8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Thank you to those who were able to attend the Permian 2025 Conference! 
Presentations are linked below


Breakfast - 8:00 a.m.
Check-in and Agenda Pick-up
Welcome - 8:30 a.m. 
Dean Hartzell & Dr. John C. Butler
8:45 a.m.
Young Energy Entrepreneurs Panel
“Lessons Learned from Building a Business in a Highly Volatile and Dynamic Industry
Rhett Bennett, Ryan Springmeyer
9:30 a.m.
“Moving from Geology to Delineation to Manufacturing Mode”
Matt Gallagher, Parsley
10:00 a.m.
Networking Break
10:30 a.m.
“Future Innovations to Enable Continued Permian Growth” 
David Baldwin, SCF partners
Presentation: Baldwin Presentation
11:00 a.m.
“Permian Production Growth Outlook and Midstream Solution - We Need to Move those Barrels”
Marshall Adkins and Brett Wiggs
12:10 p.m.
"The Role of Hydrocarbons in the Future Energy Mix"
Dr. Scott W. Tinker
1:00 p.m.
Industry Legends Panel
Bud Brigham, Gary Thomas, Doug Foshee
1:45 p.m.
UT Energy Initiatives and Future Plans 
Dean Hartzell and Dr. John Butler
Dress Attire: Business