PSTI Agenda 2022

Day I – Monday, July 18, 2022

8:00 – 8:45 am Welcome
Welcome, Pre-test and Introductions

8:45 – 9:15 The Global Energy Marketplace
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

9:15 – 9:45 Introduction to workshop website
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin

TOPIC: Science and Engineering Expertise to Safely Drill into the Earth

9:45 – 10:45 Online Assignment (self-paced)
Guided Inquiry

10:45 – 11:00 Rocks 101 for Petroleum Systems
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

11:00 – 12:00 pm The Safe Well
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

12:00 – 12:30 Lunch

12:30 – 1:45 Safe Well Activity Rotation
Group A, Drilling Simulator, Rm. 1.168 (basement)
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

Group B, Making Drilling Mud, Mud Lab (basement)
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

1:45 – 3:00 Safe Well Activity Rotation
Group A, Making Drilling Mud, Mud Lab (basement)
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

Group B, Drilling Simulator, Rm. 1.168 (basement)
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

3:00 – 3:45 Secondary and Tertiary Well Control
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

3:45 – 5:00 Online Assignment (self-paced)
Guided Inquiry

5:00 pm Evening and Dinner at Gabriel’s Bar

Day II – Tuesday, July 19, 2022

8:00 – 9:15 am Macondo Case Study
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

TOPIC: Science and Engineering Expertise to Store CO2 in the Subsurface

9:15 – 10:15 Subsurface Reservoirs & Flow Activity
Larry Lake, The University of Texas at Austin
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

10:15 – 11:00 An Introduction to Enhanced Oil Recovery Activity
Larry Lake, The University of Texas at Austin
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

11:00 – 12:00 pm Online Assignment (self-paced)
Guided Inquiry

12:00 – 12:30 pm Lunch

12:30 – 12:40 Walk to Gary Thomas Energy Engineering Bldg (GLT)

12:40 – 1:15 Introduction to Core Analysis and Well-Log Interpretation
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Zoya Heidari, The University of Texas at Austin

1:15 – 2:20 Carbon Storage Project Activity
Zoya Heidari, The University of Texas at Austin
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

2:20 – 2:30 Walk to PGE Dept, Brons Rm

2:30 – 3:45 Online Assignment (self-paced)
Guided Inquiry

3:45 – 4:15 Introduce Worksheet on Preliminary Plans for Turning Around the Training (to present via .ppt Friday Morning)
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin

4:15 – 5:00 Teacher Discussion and Feedback
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin

5:00 pm Evening and Dinner on your own

Day III – Wednesday, July 20, 2022

8:00 – 8:15 am TOPIC: Design Projects for the Energy-Water Nexus

Introduction to Design Projects and Groups
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

8:15 – 9:00 Online Assignment (self-paced)
Guided Inquiry

9:00 – 10:15 Luxury of a Shower - Activity
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

10:15 – 11:30 Design Project Assignments (self-paced)

11:30-12:30 Energize the Future
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin

12:30 – 1:00 pm Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 How Much Water Does It Take?
Bridget Scanlon, The University of Texas at Austin

2:00 – 3:15 Design Project Work (in groups)
Group A works together on Design Project and Presentation (Brons Rm)
Group B works together on Design Project and Presentation (Chair’s Conf Rm)
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin

3:15 – 4:15 Design Project Presentations and Feedback – Group (A), Group (B)
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin
Paul Bommer, The University of Texas at Austin
Bridget Scanlon, The University of Texas at Austin

4:15 – 5:00 Teacher Discussion and Feedback
Kathy Ellins, The University of Texas at Austin

5:00 pm Evening and Dinner on your own

Day IV – Thursday, July 21, 2022

7:30 am – 10:30 am Depart for Houston from AT&T Conference Center and Hotel
Boxed Breakfast on Bus

Complete Haynesville Assignment
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

10:30 – 12:00 pm Weiss Energy Hall Tour and Activity
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

12:00 – 12:30 Lunch at Weiss Energy Hall

12:30 – 2:00 Weiss Energy Hall Tour and Activity
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

2:00 – 4:30 Drive to Hotel in Galveston
Post-Test
Survey
Finish Preparing Presentation for Friday Breakfast

4:30 pm Evening and Dinner on Your Own

Day V – Friday, July 22, 2022

7:30 am – 8:00 Breakfast at Hotel

8:00 – 9:30 Turning Around the Training: Teacher Presentations
Hilary Olson, The University of Texas at Austin
Dori Coy, The University of Texas at Austin

9:30 – 10:00 Travel to Ocean Star

10:00 – 12:00 pm Tour of Ocean Star
Jon Olson, The University of Texas at Austin

12:00 – 12:30 Load Bus

12:30 – 2:30 Depart Galveston
Box Lunch on Bus

2:30 – 3:00 Arrive at William P. Hobby Airport
Drop Off Group Traveling Out of Hobby

3:00 – 6:00 pm Travel Back to Austin