Exclusive, Comprehensive,and Forward-Looking Energy Market Analysis
May 16-18, 2017 • The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa • Houston, Texas
Going into its 9th year, the Platts Benposium Conference empowers attendees with proprietary, comprehensive, and forward-looking energy market analysis.
Day One—Platts Analysts Review 2017 Energy Market Fundamentals
Geared towards those who want a review of market fundamentals, Day One provides attendees with a foundation of natural gas, crude, and NGLs supply and demand knowledge —as well as a behind-the-scenes look into Platts Analytics methodology— setting the stage for more detailed content to follow on Days Two and Three.
- Production fundamentals for natural gas, crude, and NGLs
- Natural gas markets, structures, and mechanisms
- NGL markets, structures, and mechanisms
- Crude oil markets, structures, and mechanisms
- The role of data and analytics in energy markets
Days Two and Three—Platts Analysts and Industry Experts Take Deeper Dives into Mexico, Global LNG, and Key 2017 Oil and Gas Market Drivers
Day’s Two and Three feature comprehensive analysis of more specific market data from both industry and Platts Analytics perspectives, as well as Commodity Focus sessions which allow you to customize your event experience. Attenda a Focus session or meet one-on-one with one of our analysts from the commodity team of your choice.
- Mexico’s market outlook—Market progression, supply/demand forecasts, and infrastructure development
- LNG—Supply, demand, pricing, and global market evolution
- A review of key market drivers for oil and gas markets
Day Two Natural Gas Focus—Supply, demand, and production analysis for the Southeast/Gulf, Texas, Midcontinent, Canada, West, and the Northeast
Day Three Crude/NGLs Focus—Supply, demand, current state of imports/exports, transportation and logistics, storage, and price expectations
Crude/NGLs Focus Session Highlight—What is the Role of the US in the Global NGLs Market?
Do US crackers switch feedstocks to accomodate new ethane demand?
LPG exports—Will the US transition from a supplier of the Americas to a global supplier?
How do US ethane and LPG exports support global petrochemical production?
Will the US become a global price setter for NGLs?
, Senior Analyst, Quantitative Analysis,
S&P Global Platts
Industry Perspectives from:
Wouter van Kempen, Chairman,President, and CEO, DCP Midstream
SteveWoodward, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Antero Resources
Jim Wicklund, Managing Director, Equity Research, Credit Suisse
Matthew Portillo, ManagingDirector, E&P Research, Tudor Pickering Holt & Co.
Steve Harvey, SeniorAdvisor, EIA
Horace Hobbs, Chief Economist, Phillips 66
Past Attendees Include:
Banco de Sabadell S.A.
Benteler Steel & Tube Corp.
BHP Billiton Petroleum
Bonneville Power Administration
Brookfield Energy Marketing Inc.
BTG Pactual Commodities
Charles Schwab Investment Management
Chevron Global Supply & Trading
Columbia Pipeline Group
Copperwood Asset Management
Crestwood Midstream Partners LP
DE Shaw Group
Dominion Transmission Inc.
DTE Energy Resources
EDF Trading NA
Hartree Partners, LP
Inter Pipeline Ltd.
IPC USA, Inc.
Jamison Capital Partners
Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P.
Kinder Morgan Inc.
Macquarie Energy LLC
Marubeni America Corporation
Mitsui & Co. (USA), Inc.
Newfield Exploration Co.
Noble Energy Inc.
Nomura Securities International
NOVA Chemicals Corporation
Oak Ridge Natural Resources
|Osaka Gas USA Corp
Pacific Summit Energy
Pan Capital Management
Pioneer Natural Resources
P.M.I. Comercio Internacional
Premier Natural Resources
Repsol Energy North America
Sempra U.S. Gas & Power
SG Americas Securities LLC
Southern California Gas Co.
Spectra Energy Corp
Sumitomo Corporation of Americas
Summit Discovery Resources, LLC
Tenaska Marketing Ventures
Tokyo Gas America Ltd.
Tortoise Capital Advisors LLC
Tourmaline Oil Corp.
Union Gas Limited
Valero Energy Corp.
Velite Benchmark Capital Management
Wells Fargo Commodities
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