There’s a new technological kid on the block, literally. But what does it mean for the energy industry? Keep reading for a preview of some of the invaluable information that will be discussed at this year’s Global Petroleum Show.
It was another productive GPS that encompassed many discussions regarding the industries future, sharing new technologies and innovations, and networking. Here are some highlights from GPS 2017.
The Young Women in Energy group has found a niche in the market and continues to experience strong growth in its membership.
The NextShale Conference during the Global Petroleum Show attracted plenty of interest particulary from people wanting to know what the future of shale gas looks like in Alberta.
The relationship between Canada’s indigenous population and the energy industry is likely one of the most important dialogues at the Global Petroleum Show, says an Alberta government official.
"Alberta has a key opportunity to take the old energy industries and revitalize them into new areas to diversify the economy through the clean tech movement and through other innovations they can take to market," says Laura Kilcrease, CEO of Alberta Innovates.
“If we can do that together, we can have a better economic environment for all of us here,” said Kilcrease, who was speaking Tuesday during the Low Carbon Innovation Forum at the Global Petroleum Show at Stampede Park in Calgary.
"There is no doubt the question of how to sustainably and develop Alberta’s resources both now and for future generations will drive public policy for many generations", says Brian Jean, leader of the Wild Rose Party.
“It’s critical that we get this right. Alberta has played a leadership role on this front for many decades. A leadership role in the world I might add and and it’s critical that we remain at the front for years to come,” said Jean, who was
one of the speakers Tuesday during the new Energy Dialogues daily feature at the Global Petroleum Show at Stampede Park in Calgary.
Seven companies were recognized Tuesday morning, June 13th at the Global Petroleum Show (GPS) Awards for their leadership in driving change and evolution in the energy industry through technology, corporate social responsibility and excellence.