August 15, 2014
WHAT: Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference
WHEN: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 4 and 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 5
WHERE: Overton Hotel and Conference Center, 2322 Mac Davis Lane EVENT: Texas Tech University and Air & Waste Management Association will host The Fracturing Impacts and Technologies Conference. The two-day conference aims to foster an interdisciplinary dialogue on hydraulic fracturing in West Texas.
The general public can attend at $280, $495 for the full conference or $50 for only the special investor/landowner session held from 1:30-5 p.m. Sept. 4. Journalists covering the event are welcome to attend for free.
For more information or to see a list of sessions and presentations, visit the event website. For media credentials or to attend the conference, contact Kay Tindle (information below). The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a neutral forum for information exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education and outreach to more than 5,000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. A&WMA promotes global environmental responsibility and increases the effectiveness of organizations to make critical decisions that benefit society.
The conference will present and discuss current innovations and applications for reducing the environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing operations (also known as fracking) and will feature distinguished speakers including:
Texas Tech Experts include: