RMAG DWLS Fall Symposium


Conventional Evaluation Methods for Unconventional Reservoirs and Vice Versa






If you would like to purchase the printed version of the guidebook for this event, please click on the below link.
All orders must be received by Wednesday, September 26, 2018.



All registrants will receive a digital copy of the guidebook for free. For those that would like it printed, your book will be available at the registration table when you check in for the event. 
Color - $65
Black and White (with a color cover) - $35



About the Event

  October 2, 2018

8:30am - 4:00pm

Check-in begins at 8:00am

  American Mountaineering Center (710 10th St, Golden, CO 80401)

  RMAG or DWLS Member - $225 (DWLS members: please use this registration form or contact the RMAG office ([email protected] or 303-573-8621) to register with the member discount)

Non-Member - $250 (includes RMAG membership benefits for the rest of 2018)

Student - $150 (Availability at this rate is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, please download this registration form and turn it into the RMAG office with a copy of your student ID.)

  Registration includes a light breakfast and catered lunch. 

Online registration closes September 28, 2018.

Day-of event registrations are now available. You may register for this event at the door for an additional $25.00 ($250 for members, $275 for non-members). Payment for day of event registrations must be received at the door. Cash, credit cards, and checks are accepted. Course materials will be available as a PDF download. You will receive notification when available before the start of the course. Day of event registrants will be given a link to download the PDF. Please bring a device to download the PDF.

Refunds for the Fall Symposium are available only until September 11, 2018.
If you are unable to attend, your registration is transferable. RMAG & DWLS members may transfer their registration to another RMAG or DWLS member, and non-members can transfer their registrations to whomever they wish. Should an RMAG member wish to transfer their registration to a non-member, the non-member would need to pay the balance between the member and non-member price.

Day-of-event registrations are non-transferable and non-refundable.

Line-up of Symposium Speakers
Authors Title Topic
Ramil S. Ahmadov and Gregory N. Boitnot, New England Research

Integration of Experimentally Derived Rock Properties into Characterization Workflows

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Rock Properties
Marsha French, Colorado School of Mines

Micro-Imaging Porosity-Preserving Microcrystalline Quartz in Deep, Hot Sandstone Reservoirs

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Shiva-Nandan Arens, Cody W. Bomberger, Dave McGee, Michael H. Hofmann, Marc S. Hendrix, AIM GeoAnalytics

Quantitative 3D Analysis of Micro-Pore Networks in Tight Oil and Gas Reservoirs Using Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy (CLSM)

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Stephen Cumella*1,2, Alan Byrnes2, Mark Sonnenfeld3; 1. Consultant, 2. Whiting Petroleum Corp. 3. Now with Cimarex Energy Co

Investigation of the Shale Electrical Resistivity Reversal Commonly Observed at the Wet- to Dry-Gas Transition

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Alan P. Byrnes1, Shawn Zhang2, Lyn Canter3, Mark D. Sonnenfeld4; 1. Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation; 2. DigiM Solution LLC; 3. Luween LLC; 4. Cimarex Energy Co. Application of Integrated Core and Multiscale 3-D Image Rock Physics to Characterize Porosity, Permeability, Capillary Pressure, and Two- and Three-Phase Relative Permeability in the Codell Sandstone, Denver Basin, Colorado
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Michael Miller, Cimarex Energy Co.

Wettability and Water Cut Prediction in the Delaware Basin

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Delaware Basin
Jill Thompson, Nick Franciose, QEP Resources, Inc.  Tank Development in the Midland Basin Texas: A Case Study of Super-Charging a Reservoir to Optimize Production and Increase Horizontal Well Densities
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Midland Basin
Deborah Ryan and Michael Mehle, MHA Petroleum Consultants LLC.

Traditional Reservoir Simulation in a Modern Fractured Unconventional Play
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Connie Knight, Independent Geologist

The Eagle Basin of Northwest Colorado: A Compartmentalized Evaporite Basin and Large Hydrocarbon Frontier
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Eagle Basin