25/9/2015 – The UK Shale Energy Conference 2015 – Technology & Innovation Centre, Glasgow

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The UK Shale Energy Conference 2015


SCOTTISH ENERGY ASSOCIATION® & SEN are holding a special UK post-election conference on UK Shale Energy

Will Shale Gas Replace Oil in the UK – With or Without Fracking?

To view the programme click SEA Shale Programme


The full-day Conference will take place on Friday 25 September 2015, with registration from 9.00am and starting at 9.30am, at the Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC), University of Strathclyde, 99 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1RD.

Chaired by Jeremy Peat OBE

Speakers include:

Callum McCaig MP

Patrick Harvie MSP

Dr Stuart Paton of GeTech plc

Tom Greatrex – Consultant

Ken Cronin of UKOOG

Stuart Haszeldine OBE, Professor of CCS at University of Edinburgh

Mike Cooper, CEO Arenite Petroleum Ltd

Ewan MacLeod, Partner Shepherd & Wedderburn

Tom Crotty Director, Ineos Group

Robert Gatliff Director of Energy and Marine Geoscience at the British Geological Survey

Eric Mackay, Professor at Heriot Watt University 

Anne Johnstone of Ramboll Environ

Gordon Hughes, Professor of Economics at University of Edinburgh

Zoe Shipton, Professor at University of Strathclyde

This special post-election conference is set to put forward the facts over three sessions:

1. Shale and energy supply market financials

2. Shale geology / engineering / technical issues + Scale of UK shale reserves

3. Shale Safety and Environment / public perceptions / media impact

We will announce more speakers as they are confirmed.

The UK Shale Energy Conference 2015 is an opportunity to find out more about the subject, technologies and the validity of much of what is being said in the media. Come along and engage in the debate and see how shale might impact the UK energy market.


Registration Details:

Delegate rate, £195.00#

IPA Members, £175.00#

Associate Members+, £185.00#

Including all refreshments

See SEA Conference Registration Terms and Conditions
+ Associate Members include members of supporting institutions and associations

See Sponsorship and Exhibition information below or please contact Hector Grant, Chief Executive by emailing hector@wearesea.com or telephoning

+44 (0)1355 272630

EXHIBITION places available on first come basis at £350.00#.
IPA Members £250.00#  Don’t miss out, limited number available.

Email your stand application to: events@wearesea.com

# All rates plus 20% vat

For a DECC video on ShaleGas Click Here

For a video on the regulatory regime for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) Click Here

For a video on the role of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) in fracking Click Here