2017 CANADA ASSEMBLY AGENDA
June 1st, Hotel Arts, Calgary
08:00-08:45AM: BREAKFAST PANEL: HOW TO MAKE CANADA MORE COMPETITIVE IN RENEWABLES SECTOR?
U.S. policy effect on Canada’s ambitions of zero-carbon electricity grid and shifting from fossil duels to clean electricity by 2050. How can the industry work together to achieve these goals? Successful projects on the way. Investor’s ambitions and concerns in the renewables sector. Renewables export strategy.
Dan Balaban, President and CEO, Greengate Power Corporation
08:45-09:00 Networking and Coffee
08:55-9:00AM: Welcome Address by the Oil & Gas Council, Alexandra Ashikhmina, VP, Americas
09:00-10:00AM: EXECUTIVE PANEL: SUCCESS STORIES
How has the U.S. trade and energy policy influenced Canadian energy companies? Climate Change Action plan and the E&P strategies. The best performing companies: what made the difference in the past 12 months? How does 2017 strategy differ? Specifics of continuous efficiencies and post implementation analysis. Where is the production focus?
Stephen Willis, President and Chairman, BP Canada
Derek Evans, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Pengrowth Energy Corporation
10:00-10:30AM: Networking Coffee Break
10:30-11:20AM: SMALL-TO-MID CAP COMPANIES: FUTURE OUTLOOKS
What is the 2017 recipe for success? Comparing private vs public strategies and what they can learn from each other. Strategies moving forward: the most important milestones. Production expectations.
Phil Hodge, President and CEO, Pine Cliff Energy Ltd.
11:20-12:00PM: 12 MONTHS EVALUATION OF CANADA’S M&A AND A&D MARKET
Comparing deals in Q1 and Q2 to the previous year. What types of partnerships and deals are being observed more frequently? What financing strategies are they looking for? Do we see a lot more collaboration? In what forms?
Moderator: David Potter, Head of Global Investment Banking – Energy, Scotiabank
Brian Schmidt, President & CEO, Tamarack Valley Energy
Marty Proctor, President & COO, Seven Generations Energy ltd.
Steve Reynish, Executive Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development, Suncor Energy
Cam Proctor, Chief Operating Officer, PrairieSky Royalty Ltd
== 12:00-1:00PM: Networking Lunch ==
1:00-2:20PM: TECHNOLOGY PANEL: COST-SAVING WITH CUTTING-EDGE DEVELOPMENTS
Evaluating how automation and digital technologies helped to decrease the bottom line. Drilling: activity and forecast analysis. Which innovations are in the highest demand?
Dale Dusterhoft, CEO, Trican Well Services
Kevin Neveu, President & CEO, Precision Drilling Corporation
2:20-3:10PM: INFRASTRUCTURE: REALITY CHECK ON PROPOSED PROJECTS & THEIR IMPACT
Gord Salahor, CEO, Wolf Midstream
Terrance Kutryk, President & CEO, Alliance Pipeline Ltd.
David G. Smith, President and CEO, Keyera
3:10-3:40PM: Networking Coffee Break
3:40-4:30PM: CAPITAL RAISING OPTIONS AVAILABLE FOR CANADIAN ENERGY SECTOR
The different types of alternative capital available to energy companies in Canada. What options do small to mid-cap E&Ps have in the equity & debt markets? Selling royalties as a means of raising development capital. Advice on top priorities to focus on to successfully raise debt & equity in the public markets.
4:30-5:20PM: PRIVATE EQUITY & INVESTMENT PANEL
How did the investors mindset change since the price drop? Have priorities shifted? What non-upstream opportunities do investors consider? What changes in priorities are anticipated towards the end of 2016? Is there more talent available for private equity due to wide-spread lay-offs across the sector? US vs Canadian private equity: is there a price arbitrage for the US funds? Which areas are most attractive? What types of assets?
Moderator: Mike Tims, Vice Chairman, Matco Investments Ltd.
Avik Dey, Managing Director & Head - Natural Resources, CPPIB
Adam Waterous, Managing Partner, Waterous Energy
Rakesh Wilson, Senior Partner, Apollo Management LP
Brian Thomas, Managing Director & Head – Energy, Prudential Capital Group
== 5:20-7:00PM: COCKTAIL RECEPTION
== 7:00-9:00PM: VIP DINNER and LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD CEREMONY ==
Featuring 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient ADAM R. WATEROUS
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