Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (“Midstates” or the “Company”) (NYSE:MPO) announced today that John A. Crum, the Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Johnson Rice & Company 2013 Energy Conference on Monday, September 30, 2013, in New Orleans at 2:35 p.m. Central Time. The presentation will be webcast live and can be viewed in the “Investors” section of the Company’s website, www.midstatespetroleum.com. An archived version of the webcast as well as a copy of the presentation handout will also be available on the website. About Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. is an independent exploration and production company focused on the application of modern drilling and completion techniques to oil-prone resources in previously discovered yet underdeveloped hydrocarbon trends. The Company’s operations are currently focused on oilfields in the Mississippian Lime trend in northwestern Oklahoma, in the Anadarko Basin in Texas and Oklahoma, and in the Upper Gulf Coast Tertiary trend in central Louisiana. The Company is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Additional information about the Company is available at www.midstatespetroleum.com.