Day Two – Program Overview

 

7:30 a.m. Registration
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8:00 a.m. Keynote Opening Address
Honourable Siobhan Coady
Minister of Natural Resources
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SESSION THREE
Panel Discussion: Innovation and Collaboration
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8:25 a.m. Moderator: Stephen Henley
Vice-President Canada, Subsea 7
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8:30 a.m. Panelist: Phil Simons
Chair, Efficiency Task Force, UK Oil & Gas
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8:40 a.m. Panelist: Gordon McIntosh
Deputy Minister, Department of Natural Resources
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8:50 a.m. Joy Romero
Vice President, Technology & Innovation, Canadian Natural Resources
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9:00 a.m. Q & A and Panel Discussion
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SESSION FOUR
Change with Innovation
In the current environment of lower oil prices, high costs and increasing complexity, the need to innovate has never been more crucial for the oil & gas industry. Session delegates will hear from Fortis Inc. on the need to innovate and adapt to changing energy markets. This session will also feature Kraken Robotics, an NL-based marine technology company and local innovation success story. Tying it all together is a presentation on the Atlantic Oceans Supercluster’s successful proposal under the Government of Canada’s Innovation Superclusters Initiative, including what it could mean for local businesses.
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10:00 a.m. Phonse Delaney
Executive Vice-President, Chief Information Officer, Fortis Inc.
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10:20 a.m. Karl Kenny
President & CEO, Kraken Robotics Systems
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10:40 a.m. Speaker TBA
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11:00 a.m. Steve Hogan
Vice-President, East Coast Operations, Suncor Energy
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11:20 a.m. Q & A
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LUNCHEON
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12:00 p.m. Pre-Luncheon Networking
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12:45 p.m. Luncheon Keynote Speaker
Deborah Yedlin
Business and Energy Columnist, Calgary Herald
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TECHNICAL SESSIONS – Canada’s Ocean Supercluster (Requires separate registration)
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3:00 p.m. Welcome Remarks
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3:10 p.m. Petroleum Research NL
Speaker TBA
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3:30 p.m. Emera Energy
Speaker TBA
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3:50 p.m. Speaker TBA
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4:10 p.m. Q & A
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LOBSTERFEST
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7:30 p.m. The ReMAX Centre
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