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Opening Keynote & Panel Session: Energy Transition? Game On!

In his keynote, Chris will attempt to lower the temperature on what has become a very emotional Energy vs. Environment debate. He will message a call to action; build upon our strong oil & gas foundation and embrace the opportunity to be ever-improving as a united energy industry. Chris will address the world's need for energy, the scale of the issue, the challenges and the opportunities for Alberta and for Canada.

Wednesday, March 15 | 0800-0930  PALOMINO D-E


Keynote Speaker: Chris Slubicki, Independent

Panel Discussion

Energy Pragmatism - Embracing the Foundation of Our Industry and Accepting the Challenge to Develop Solutions for a Sustainable Future

Moderated by Chris Slubicki, Independent



Nagwan Al-Guneid

Director, Business Renewables Centre-Canada


Rob Baillargeon

Director - Innovation, Cenovus Energy  



Amit Kumar

Professor & NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Energy & Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Alberta


Roland Muwanga

VP Energy Transition Technologies, TC Energy

SPE Canadian Energy Technology Conference and Exhibition

15–16 March 2023  |  BMO Centre at Stampede Park  |  Calgary, Alberta, Canada