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Day 1

Wednesday, March 2, 2022


Registration & Continental Breakfast


Pre-Convention Workshop – Project Risk, Uncertainty and Decision Analysis – An Introduction

This course provides an introduction to the application of systematic risk analysis to identify, quantify, and manage the risks and uncertainties involved with modern petroleum field development.


  • Understanding probability and statistics as the language of uncertainty. This includes different types of distributions and when to use what, the central limit theorem, dependencies, and their impact
  • Decision analysis with a focus on the value of information • The application of Bayes’ theorem.
  • Geologic, non-geologic, and commercial chance of success plus multi-zone analysis
  • Exercises focused on developing better estimating skills with an emphasis on estimating in ranges, rather than single values

Presented by The Society of Petroleum Engineers

Featured Speakers & Topics:  Jim Gouveia & Mark A. McLane

Registration is separate from IOGA Annual Convention registration. To register, please go to

Workshop content Questions? Janet Ranallo,

Registration Questions? Janet Ranallo,


IOGA Exhibitor Check-in and Set up

Large equipment load in

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Day 2

Thursday, March 3, 2022


Registration Open

For all attendees, speakers, and sponsors to pick up their registration packets.


Exhibit Hall Open

Continental Breakfast served in the exhibit hall

Become the Breakfast Sponsor


IOGA Committee Meetings

Convention & Event Committee
Finance Committee
Industry & Public Relations Committee
Membership Committee
IPRB/IOGA Joint Committee


AAPL Professional Landman’s Meeting to the Tri-State Association of Professional Landmen Meeting

Registration to the IOGA Annual Convention includes the AAPL Field Landman’s Meeting. If you would like to only attend the AAPL Field Landman Seminar, the individual registration link will be provided soon.

Registration is Thursday, March 3 at 8:00am – 9:00am


IOGA Annual Membership Meeting

Featured Speakers: President J. Nelson Wood presiding

IOGA Board of Directors Meeting

Immediately following Annual Membership Meeting


Buffet Luncheon with Exhibitors


Oil Markets in Today’s Environment

Featured Speaker: Jim McCallie, HedgeRight Energy Solutions


Hedging for Oil Producers: How to use futures markets to manage oil price risk

Featured Speaker: Jim McCallie, HedgeRight Energy Solutions


Handle Data Dilemmas in Microsoft Excel

Featured Speaker: Dawn Monroe, Microsoft Office Specialist Master, Dawn Monroe Training


Environmental, Social, and Governance – What Does it Mean to the Small Independent

Featured Speaker: Seth Whitehead, Illinois Petroleum Resource Board


The History of the Wildcatter Award – The All Time Top Ten Discoveries

Featured Speakers: Marshall Daniel, Marshall Daniel, Consulting Geologist & Robert Stewart, Stewart Producers & Dale Helpingstine, Geologist, Retired


What you need to know about Subsurface Energy Storage?

Featured Speaker: Hannes E. Leetaru, Illinois State Geological Survey


Cocktail Reception with Exhibitors


Recognition & Awards Banquet

Join us for an evening where we will recognize past IOGA presidents and individuals with 40+ years of IOGA membership, along with a silent auction.

*Agenda is subject to change

Day 3

Friday, March 4, 2022


Registration Open

For all attendees, speakers, and sponsors to pick up their registration packets.


Exhibit Hall Open

Continental breakfast & coffee in the exhibit hall.

Become the Breakfast Sponsor


IPRB Board Meeting


Vendor Giveaway Drawing


Tachyus: Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence for reservoir evaluation and optimization

Featured Speaker: Dayanara Bentancourt, Reservoir Engineering Advisor, TACHYUS


Then and Now – The Past 75 Years of Well Logging, Hydraulic Fracturing and Waterflooding in the Illinois Basin

Featured Speaker: Jeff Hoy, Jerry Robinson and Jim Brooker


Legal & Legislation Session

Featured Speakers: Matthew McArthy, McArthy Law & Jarred Tynes, Black, Ballard and McDonald, PC