Energy Forum 2018
Program: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Against the backdrop of global energy and geopolitical uncertainty, confidence in Canada received an enormous boost in early October with the positive final investment decision by LNG Canada for its project in Kitimat, B.C.
Canada's energy industry is world-leading, makes significant contributions to our national economy, and deploys cutting-edge transferable technologies.
Energy Forum 2018 will bring together a diverse intersection of industry representatives, policy-makers, and the broader business community for an inclusive dialogue on Canadian energy development and its role in supporting a robust, competitive, and sustainable economy in Western Canada.
The Honourable Jim Carr
Minister, International Trade Diversification
Government of Canada
Carole Taylor O.C.
Simon Fraser University
The Honourable Michelle Mungall
Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources
Government of British Columbia
Vancouver Managing Partner, co-head Environmental Law practice
and Aboriginal Law practice
Western Canadian Energy Developments
2018 has been a landmark year in Western Canadian energy. This panel will explore three facets: LNG development, Indigenous consultation and business development, and Canada's oil sands.
Terry Abel, P. Eng., Executive Vice President, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers
Mike Gladstone, Director, External Affairs Canada, Enbridge
David Keane, President, Woodfibre LNG Limited
Moderator: Vivek T.A. Warrier, Co-Head of Energy & Oil & Gas Industry Team, Bennett Jones
Learn how innovations and breakthroughs in the energy sector are being applied to diverse parts of our economy and our export base.
Joy Romero, VP Technology & Innovation, Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Benjamin Sparrow, CEO and Co-Founder, Saltworks Technologies
Moderator: Siraz Dalmir, Key Account Manager for Municipalities, FortisBC