Laura Capper has provided operations and strategy consulting services to over 600 companies spanning every continent, including virtually all U.S. based major integrated E&P companies, leading independent oil companies, and over 100 hundred oilfield service companies. Her expertise includes unconventional drilling, completion, production and environmental technologies and market strategies, technology commercialization, advanced materials, and integrated oilfield waste management strategies. She is an oilfield water management expert and has evaluated some 400 technologies related to oilfield waste treatment and water management. She is the principal author of a series of annual reviews of the state of the market in North American Water Management. Most recently she has been responsible for over $3 B in acquisitions, joint ventures and investments for leading oil and gas companies. Laura is a B.S.E.E. from Rice University with minors in Bioengineering and Computer Science, and currently serves as Director of 5 privately held companies, and is a Director or advisor to 4 non-profits tasked with advancing technology development and access to education.