RAPID CITY, S.D. – Former North Dakota Gov. Ed Schafer will be the keynote speaker Dec. 11 for a conference in Rapid City to explore the Bakken oil boom and opportunities it presents for small businesses.
The day-long summit, called Opportunities in the Bakken & West River Expansion, is at the Hilton Garden Inn, 815 E. Mall Drive, Rapid City.
Schafer, also a former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, serves on the board of directors for Oklahoma company Continental Resources.
To register, go to www.bakkenseminar.com. Cost is $129 in advance or $199 at the event.