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Event Info

Date: Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Location: MacEwan Ballroom, University of Calgary,
2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N

Time: 10:30am – 1:30pm

*Lunch is included at a cost of $5 for UC students, and $30 for all other guests.

Community Partners

University of Calgary Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking

The Hunter Hub is the University of Calgary’s new initiative to engage and immerse students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community in a culture of entrepreneurial thinking, challenging them with a new and bold approach to teaching, learning, discovery, and knowledge-sharing.

Our Program

    TimeSessionSpeakers
    10:00 - 10:30Registration Opens
    10:30 - 10:35
    LIVESTREAM: Introduction to the Energy ThemeGlen Murray
    10:35 - 11:20LIVESTREAM: The Future of EnergyRamez Naam
    11:20 - 11:30LIVESTREAM: Living in a World of Energy ContradictionsSean Collins
    11:30 - 11:40LIVESTREAM: The Path to Electric TransportationJosipa Petrunic
    11:40- 11:50LIVESTREAM: Opportunities in Low-Carbon EnergyTom Rand
    11:50 - 12:25LIVESTREAM: [Debate] What Does the New Energy Economy Mean for Canada? Diane Francis [Moderator]
    Ramez Naam
    Tom Rand
    Josipa Petrunic
    Sean Collins
    12:30 - 1:30Locally Focused ResponseDavid Milia
    1:30Event Closes

    Speakers

    Bill Whitelaw

    Bill Whitelaw

    President and CEO at JuneWarren-Nickle's Energy Group

    Bill Whitelaw

    President and CEO at JuneWarren-Nickle's Energy Group

    David Milia

    David Milia

    David is the Director of Energy & Environment Initiatives at University of Calgary's Haskayne School of Business.

    David Milia

    David is the Director of Energy & Environment Initiatives at University of Calgary's Haskayne School of Business.

    Joy Romero

    Joy Romero

    VP Technology and Innovation at Canadian Natural Resources Limited and the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN)

    Joy Romero

    VP Technology and Innovation at Canadian Natural Resources Limited and the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN)

    Mark Salkeld

    Mark Salkeld

    President and CEO of the Petroleum Services Association of Canada

    Mark Salkeld

    President and CEO of the Petroleum Services Association of Canada

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