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NGL, Crude & Condensates Visionaries, Including Energy Transfer and Enterprise Products, Gathering at NGL Forum Event in San Antonio


The agenda for the upcoming NGL Forum has been released today. This conference is the premier event to showcase the insight of the energy industry leaders representing each element of the NGL value chain. Companies including Enterprise Products, Aux Sable, Energy Transfer, Howard Energy, and more have committed to the inaugural NGL Forum, which will be held December 3 – 5, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. The early and substantial commitment from numerous industry leaders is indicative of the interest in this first-ever event where representation from all segments of liquid-rich plays are coming together to network.

What sets the NGL Forum apart from other events attempting to address this dynamic market is a unique approach that has proven repeatedly successful in other markets. This distinctive format combines up-to-the-minute viewpoints from leading industry visionaries, dealmaker representation from each industry segment of the overall NGL value chain, and significant dedicated agenda time to facilitate networking among all participants. The result is much more than simply a conference. Organizers of the NGL Forum also produce the LDC Gas Forum series that have been the must-attend industry events in each regional market for over two decades.

The NGL Forum will feature, among others, the following industry-leading speakers:

  • Rick Cargile, President of Energy Transfer
  • Michael Smith, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Products
  • Dr. Jim Duncan, Chief Analyst and Commodity Market Strategist of ConocoPhillips
  • Rusty Braziel, President of RBN Energy
  • Josh Weber, Senior Vice President of Howard Energy
  • Tim Stauft, President of Aux Sable
  • Greg Bowles, President of Sage Midstream
  • Brian Melton, Vice President of Inergy Midstream
  • Mr. Kirk Morgan, Partner of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
  • Jennifer Brickle, Lead NGL Analyst of BENTEK Energy
  • Peter Fasullo, Principal of En*Vantage

Presentations will address, among other topics, the following:

  • Macro NGL market environment overviews - by individual play
  • What unexpected risks to be cautious of while considering upcoming opportunities
  • Examination of historical and forecast gas processing margins & drivers for change
  • How shale plays in the U.S. are driving the economy and helping avoid a second dip recession
  • Analysis of the efficiency of new processing plants - impact on economics for processors and producers
  • Supply demand discussion - which product markets are doing well or at risk

For the latest updates on NGL Forum, visit To get information on securing a sponsorship or attendance, contact Christy Coleman, Director or 713-343-1873.

NGL Forum
Christy Coleman, 713-343-1873

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