The Oil and Gas Environmental Conference is a collaboration between UTA, EPA and industry. Participants will learn about new regulatory changes affecting the industry and network with Oil and Gas industry decision makers, technical experts, regulators and executives. The conference is a platform to exchange new ideas and concepts related to the Oil and Gas industry environmental performance and measurement, all with the overriding goal of achieving better environmental operations and regulatory compliance.

2019 Keynote Speakers

Patrick Traylor
Deputy Assistant Administrator
Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Dominic E. Macklon
President, Lower 48

Ken McQueen
Region 6 Administrator,
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

2019 Featured Speakers

Ramón Alvarez, Ph.D.
Associate Chief Scientist,
Environmental Defense Fund

Dr. Lance Kinney
Executive Director,
Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

Brian Pugh
Chief Operating Officer, BPX

2019 Panel Speakers

Dr. Chuck Carr Brown
Secretary, Louisiana Department
of Environmental Quality

Austin Caperton
Cabinet Secretary, State of West Virginia
Department of Environmental Protection

Wayne Christian
Commissioner, Railroad Commission of Texas

Ryan Flynn
Executive Director,
New Mexico Oil and Gas Association

L. David Glatt, P.E.
Director, North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

Becky Keogh
Secretary, Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment
President, Environmental Council of the States

Adrienne Sandoval
New Mexico Oil Conservation Division

Kenneth E. Wagner
Secretary of Energy & Environmental,
State of Oklahoma

Lori Wrotenbery
Executive Director,
Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission


  • Early Bird Attendee Pricing (Expires August 30, 2019) $525
  • Regular Attendee Pricing (After August 30, 2019) $695
  • Government Fee (I.D. Required) $395
  • Student Registration (I.D. Required) $395
  • Exhibitor Booth $1,950

To view the Post-Conference Report from the 2017 Oil & Gas Environmental Conference, please click here.

To view a recap of the 2017 Oil & Gas Environmental Conference, please click here.