Shale Gas and Oil in Latin America

Venue: Westin Galleria

Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 25, 2012 End Date/Time: Jun 26, 2012
Early Registration Date: May 25, 2012
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This important new conference from Platts will help attendees understand the major shale plays in Mexico and South America, including some of the world’s most significant unconventional gas and oil reserves.

This conference provides valuable information on the major shale plays in Latin America, and helps you understand the business opportunities and the challenges. Meet the leading developers and the service providers for an industry that could make sweeping changes in Latin American energy markets in the years to come.

• Get an update on unconventional gas and oil in Argentina, where billions of dollars are being invested in new shale plays
• Explore the potential in Mexico, where new discoveries point to enormous shale gas reserves, including the extension of the Eagle Ford from Texas into Mexico
• Understand what is known about the regional geology and potential for development elsewhere in South America, including Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay, and other countries
• Evaluate the investment challenges for supply chain, drilling rigs, and other infrastructure and logistics in these countries
• Explore the petrochemical feedstock outlook as shale plays are developed
• Examine legal and regulatory risk factors for developers and investors
• Project the likely impacts of shale plays on regional and global demand and supply including international pipelines and LNG