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1st Annual Oilfield Housing Solutions Conference

May 9-10, 2013 | The Westin La Cantera - San Antonio, TX

The Oilfield Housing Solutions Conference addressed the challenges and opportunities facing North America’s oil & gas “boom towns”. With numerous networking opportunities and superb speakers, attendees gained the connections and information they needed to meet the challenges of this critical issue.



  • Thursday - May 09, 2013
    • An Eagle Ford Strategic Housing Analysis
      - Dr. Azza Kamal, University of Texas - San Antonio
    • Bridging Communities and Industry in South Texas
      - Tom Pauken, Former Texas Workforce Commissioner & Texas Gubernatorial Candidate
    • Networking Break
    • Williston Housing Update - Live Webinar
      - Williston Economic Development Director, Tom Rolfstad
    • Challenges & Solutions to Address Housing Shortages in the Utica & Marcellus Shale Plays
      - Dan Coen, Utica Shale Housing Group & Angela Overstreet, BridgeStreet
    • The ABC's of Camps
      - Colleen Fitzpatrick & Beverly McCabe, INNfinity
    • Networking Lunch
    • The Human Factor
      - Jeffrey Presberg, The Petroleum Connection
    • Municipal Perspectives Panel
    • Successful Development through Partnership
      - Lance Swank, The Sterling Group & Bryan Klein, Braxton Development, LLC
    • An Address by Texas Railroad Commissioner David Porter
    • End Users' Panel
    • Networking Reception
  • Friday - May 10, 2013
    • An Address by Bexar County Judge and Former Mayor of San Antonio, Nelson Wolff
    • Workforce Housing Standards Discussion
      - Rod Williams, & Workforce Housing Standards Council
    • It's No Picnic: Eating in the Oil Patch
      - Thurman Love, Executive Chef for the JD Group
    • Networking Break
    • Panel Discussion: Using Planning & Design to Enhance Economic Challenges in the Shale Regions
      - Sean Garretson, Pegasus Development
      - Rob Parsons, Vialta Group
      - Monte Anderson, Options Real Estate
Gold Sponsors

Clayton Homes of Tomball Innfinity
Silver Sponsors

Aramark Baywood Hotels Shale Lodging Sierra Ridge Apartment Homes Signor
Media Partners

Eagle Ford News
Supporting Organizations

STEER (South Texas Energy & Economic Roundtable)