Developers including Sanchez Energy, Oasis Petroleum and Alta Mesa Holdings discuss how they’re driving down costs and driving up returns in shale plays from the Rockies to Appalachia and from South Texas and West Texas to the Midcontinent.


  • Tony Sanchez III, CEO of Sanchez Energy Corp.;
  • Taylor Reid, president and COO of Oasis Petroleum Inc.; and
  • Hal Chappelle, president and CEO of Alta Mesa Holdings LP.


  • Michael Hart, executive vice president of Quorum Software