SHALE INSIGHT™ offers participants unprecedented interaction with industry-leading CEOs, elected officials and thought leaders, all of whom play a critical role in crafting the public policy and technical landscape that defines shale gas development around the world. Insightful technical and public affairs sessions, national keynote addresses, and high-powered networking sessions will provide attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors unprecedented access to the industry’s most influential leaders and innovators.

Kick-off three days of networking opportunities with a unique opening night Welcome Reception. Enjoy an exhibit hall filled with industry professionals to build new and renew business relationships. Attend the Networking Reception including hors d’oeuvres and a local craft beers prior to an open evening of company-hosted receptions throughout Downtown Pittsburgh.

In addition to several keynote presentations, various comprehensive technical and public affairs related topics will be explored in daily educational sessions.

The exhibit hall will be integrated with general and breakout session programming including networking lounges, the University Research Showcase, industry innovations, products and services.

Presentations of selected emerging technologies that will create value, reduce costs and/or generate competitive advantage to address Appalachian Basin shale industry challenges and support science-based technologies and decisions for the benefit of all stakeholders.

The University Research Showcase will allow students and faculty to showcase their groundbreaking studies, projects and research while networking with the nation’s foremost leaders on shale development.