Conference Schedule

November 1, 2018

8:30am

ENGAGE: Opening keynote and panel discussion on the current state of the industry, the challenges we face and the vision we have.

Celine Gerson, President of Schlumberger

Keving Birn, VP IHS Markit

Chris Bloomer, CEPA

10:00am

Morning Break

10:30am

INSIGHT: What lessons can we learn from other energy-focused industries?

What can we learn from how other industries have changed their business models?

Speaker: TBA

Presentation TBA:

Ian McGregor, CEO of North West Refining

11:30am

VISION: The Environment — where are we going?

Presentation TBA:

Will Kruger, Ernst & Young

Presentation TBA:

Brent Welsh, AER

12:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm

INNOVATE: New Technologies in the Heavy Oil Industry

Dr. Dale Erickson, Technical Development Lead, WOOD
James Graham, Managing Director, GuildOne
Mike Tourigny, VP Commercialization, Acceleware

2:45pm

Afternoon Break

3:15pm

UPDATE: Project Updates

Presentation TBA:

Ian Ramshaw, Manager of Surmont Integration, Surmont (Conoco)

Osum Orion 2BC Project Update

Henk Van Klinken, Director of Projects

Presentation: Pengrowth Lindbergh

Speaker TBA

Presentation: Black Pearl

Speaker TBA

Closing Comments

4:30pm

After Party

About us

For over 29 years the Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA) has been the premier forum to obtain heavy oil and oil sands technical, business and industry information, as well as provide networking opportunities through events. The CHOA is a multi-discipline, volunteer-based, not-for-profit association. Information about CHOA can be found at www.choa.ab.ca or by calling the office, 403.269.1755

Contact us

For Information on Programming or Sponsorship:
Contact Karmen kchant@choa.ab.ca

For Registration Support:
Contact Jill jsugars@choa.ab.ca

403.269.1755 ext 300