|7:30am - 8:30am||
Breakfast and Sign in
|8:30am - 12:30pm||
Session IDiscussion Leader: Aaron Barchowsky
|8:30am - 8:45am||Philip Reeder (Dean, Bayer School of Natural & Environmental Sciences)
|8:45am - 9:15am||Michel Boufadel (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
"The potential for air migration during pneumatic drilling: Recommendations for best performance"
|9:15am - 9:25am||Discussion|
|9:25am - 9:55am||Robert Howarth (Cornell University)
"Shale gas aggravates global warming"
|9:55am - 10:05am||Discussion|
|10:05am - 10:20am||Break|
|10:20am - 10:50am||Robert Jackson (Duke University)
"Water interactions with shale gas extraction"
|10:50am - 11:00am||Discussion|
|11:00am - 11:30am||Jeanne VanBriesen (Carnegie Mellon University)
"Challenges in assessing effects of shale gas produced water on drinking water treatment plants"
|11:30am - 11:40am||Discussion|
|11:40am - 12:10pm||Ben Stout (Wheeling Jesuit University)
"Wheeling, West Virginia Experience with Frackwater: What "Brinewater" and "Residual Waste" Trucks are Really Carrying"
|12:10pm - 12:20pm||Discussion|
|12:20pm - 1:30pm||
Provided free of charge
|1:30pm - 5:00pm||
Session IIDiscussion Leader: Partha Basu
|1:30pm - 2:00pm||Tony Ingraffea (Cornell University)
“A statistical analysis of leakage from Marcellus gas wells in Pennsylvania”
|2:00pm - 2:10pm||Discussion|
|2:10pm - 2:40pm||Chris Grant (Juniata College)
“Marcellus shale and mercury: assessing impacts on aquatic ecosystems”
|2:40pm - 2:50pm||Discussion|
|2:50pm - 3:20pm||Rosemary Capo/Brian Stewart (University of Pittsburgh)
“Isotopic signatures as tracers for shale gas fluids”
|3:20pm - 3:30pm||Discussion|
|3:30pm - 3:45pm||Break|
|3:45pm - 4:15pm||Dave Brown (Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project)
"Understanding exposures from natural gas drilling puts current air standards to the test"
|4:15pm - 4:25pm||Discussion|
|4:25pm - 4:55pm||Susan Christopherson (Cornell University)
“Why local governments take action in response to shale gas development”
|4:55pm - 5:00pm||Discussion|
|5:00pm - 6:00pm||
Social & Poster SessionBrian Cohen
“Faces of Marcellus: a Photodocumentary”
|6:00pm - 7:30pm||
Dinner with Presentation