OKOGA Annual Meeting 2018 | Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association

OKOGA Annual Meeting 2018


Deadline to register is Friday, Oct. 12.



12:00 – 4:30 p.m.: Exhibitor Booth Set Up

2:00 – 4:30 p.m. OKOGA Board of Directors Meeting (Board members only)  

5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Welcome Networking Reception 

  • Reception Sponsors: Chesapeake Energy, Devon Energy, Newfield Exploration and Roan Resources
  • Bar Sponsors: Alta Mesa Resources, J&L Oilfield Services/GEO720 and Privateer Consulting Services

6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Chairman’s Dinner
Address from OKOGA Chairman Wade Hutchings, Devon Energy; Presentation of the 2018 Member of the Year Award
Keynote from Stephen Moore, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Project for Economic Growth, Heritage Foundation

  • Sponsor: Cimarex Energy



7:30 a.m. Event Registration & Breakfast Buffet

  • Sponsors: Filtra Systems, Marathon Oil Company, Unit Corporation and XTO Energy, an ExxonMobil subsidiary

8:30 a.m. Welcome by OKOGA Chairman
Wade Hutchings, Senior Vice President, Exploration & Production, Devon Energy

8:40 a.m. Legislative Update

  • Mike Thompson, Director of Government & Public Affairs, BP Lower 48
  • Dusty Darr, Manager of Government Affairs, ONEOK
  • Mike Jackson, EVP of Government & Political Affairs, State Chamber of Oklahoma
  • Zack Lee, Vice President of Government Affairs & Policy, OKOGA
  • Stephen Flaherty, Director of Government & External Affairs, Cimarex (Moderator)

9:20 a.m. OKOGA’s Committee and Regulatory Updates: BLM, Seismicity and Operational Issues

  • Chad Haglin, Region Manager, Marathon Oil Company
  • Lloyd Hetrick, Operations Engineering Advisor, Newfield Exploration
  • Kirby Carroll, Corporate Environmental & Regulatory Manager, Newfield Exploration
  • Sean Kyle, Industry Service Director for the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
  • Mark Stout, Government & Regulatory Affairs Advisor, Chesapeake Energy (Moderator)

10:00 a.m. Morning Break

10:20 a.m. M&A Outlook/Market Forecasting Panel

  • David Harris, Senior Vice President of Business Development for Devon Energy
  • Michael Manteris, Vice President of Upstream Infrastructure for Midship Pipelines
  • Nathaniel Harding, Founder & President of Antioch Energy
  • Art Krasny, Managing Director for Wells Fargo Securities (Moderator)

11:00 a.m. State of OKOGA: Accomplishments and Plans for 2019
Chad Warmington, President, OKOGA

11:30 a.m. Morning Break

  • Sponsor: Alta Mesa Resources 

12:00 p.m. Lunch, CEO Panel & General Meeting
The general meeting will include the election of OKOGA’s Board of Directors for 2019.

  • Comments from Congressman Steve Russell
  • CEO Q&A
    • Ward Polzin, CEO, Camino Natural Resources
    • Chad Warmington, President, OKOGA (Moderator)
  • Sponsors: Alta Mesa Resources, Midship Pipeline and Select Energy Services

1:30 p.m. Adjourn
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Exhibitor Booth Tear Down (must have booth removed by 4:00 p.m.)

*Subject to change






The room block for the Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association is available for guests at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel. To receive the discounted rate, either call the reservations line at 1-800-HILTONS and mention the Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association (or group code OKOGA), or click here to easily book online within the block. Deadline for the room block is Monday, Oct. 8.






Gold Sponsors
Alta Mesa Resources, Chesapeake Energy, Chickasaw Nation Industries/Filtra Systems, Cimarex Energy, Devon Energy, Factor 110, FourPoint Energy, Halliburton, J&L Services/GEO720Marathon Oil Company, Midship PipelineNewfield ExplorationSelect Energy ServicesUnit Corporation and XTO Energy Inc., an ExxonMobil subsidiary

Silver Sponsors
BP Lower 48, Camino Natural Resources, EnbridgeEnLink MidstreamEOG ResourcesMustang FuelOklahoma Energy Resources Board (OERB)Privateer Consulting Services, Roan ResourcesTapstone Energy, and White Star Petroleum

Bronze Sponsors
Enable MidstreamFlotek IndustriesONEOK, Inc.Red Bluff Resources and Valero Energy Corporation

There are still several sponsorship opportunities available. Please click here for the sponsorship packet or contact Natalie Kinmonth at 405-206-9144 or natalie@okoga.com. 


Deadline to register is Friday, Oct. 12.