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Williston Basin Petroleum Conference announces keynotes, speaker line-up

The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, the largest oil and gas conference focused on the Williston Basin and the Bakken,  announced its keynotes and headlining speakers. The conference will be held May 22-24, 2018 at the Bismarck Event Center in Bismarck, ND. The WBPC will feature a lineup of more than 40 speakers and presenters, each sharing their insights on the ...

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Top Bakken news stories – May 14-27

It’s been an odd couple weeks for the Bakken. This highlight reel features an eclectic mix of justice, oil and saltwater spills, theft of oilfield explosives and the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Scroll down to see what you missed! 7. 105K gallons of saltwater-oil mixture spills in North Dakota MARMARTH, N.D. (AP) — A tank overflow has caused a spill of ...

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Trump to deliver energy policy speech in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will deliver his first policy speech on energy on Thursday, hours after locking up enough delegates to secure the GOP nomination. Trump will be speaking at the annual Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota, and is expected to lay out an “all of the above” approach with a renewed ...

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Oil tycoon, industry, congressman lured Donald Trump to Bismarck

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — It took North Dakota’s leading oil industry group, the state’s lone congressman and an oil billionaire from Oklahoma to lure Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump to Bismarck. Trump’s keynote Thursday at the annual Williston Basin Petroleum Council Conference and Expo was sold out, with more than 4,000 tickets made available in addition to those included with ...

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Additional tickets available for Donald Trump’s Bismarck speech

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An oil industry group is making more tickets available for a conference headlined by Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference is scheduled May 24-26 at the Bismarck Event Center. The North Dakota Petroleum Council says Trump will speak at 1 p.m. on May 26. Council spokeswoman Tessa Sandstrom says up to 700 ...

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Former Notre Dame coach Lou Holtz to speak at oil conference

BISMARCK, N.D. — Former Notre Dame football coach Lou Holtz is the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference at the Bismarck Civic Center. The 24th annual conference is scheduled for May 24-26. It will bring together experts of the oil industry to talk about innovative technologies, regulations and other key issues affecting the market. More than two dozen ...

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Williston Basin Petroleum Conference set in Canada this week

WILLISTON, N.D. — The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference is being held this week in Canada. The annual event alternates between locations in U.S. and Canada. This year’s conference is Tuesday through Thursday in Regina, Saskatchewan. Last year’s conference drew a record 4,500 people to Bismarck. The conference enables people in the energy industry to learn about scientific and technological advances. ...

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New NDIC Bakken Crude Study


Lydia Gilberson | Shale Plays Media Google+ The North Dakota Industrial Commission is planning on doing a few more studies involving Bakken crude’s characteristics. Last May the commission backed a study completed by Turner, Mason and Company that was presented at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. The study is based off of 152 samples from 15 well sites and 7 ...

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