Schedule of Events: June 14-15, 2016


Tuesday, June 14th
In Conjunction with Port Days


Saint John Trade & Convention Centre, Market Square

REGISTRATION & 
NETWORKING

11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

 

Registration table in the lobby of the Trade & Convention Centre


KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
12:00-1:30 p.m.

 

Welcome and Opening Remarks: The Honourable Brian Gallant

Keynote Speaker:
The Honourable Gary Doer, Co-chair of the Canada Institute Advisory Board at the Wilson Center, Former Ambassador of Canada to the United States of America & Former Premier of Manitoba


Delta Brunswick Hotel, Brunswick Square (location change)

NORTH AMERICAN ENERGY LANDSCAPE
2:00-3:45 p.m.

 

Moderator:                                                                                                              Colleen Mitchell, President, Atlantica Centre for Energy 
Matt Koch, Vice President, US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy (Energy Institute)
Gaétan Caron, University of Calgary, School of Public Policy
Finn Poschmann, CEO, Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (APEC)


Saint John Trade & Convention Centre (location change)

SEAFOOD FIESTA 
6:00-10:00 p.m.

 

Hosted by Port Saint John
Optional 


Wednesday, June 15th
Saint John Trade & Convention Centre 


WELCOME
8:00-8:15 p.m.

 

Introduction

KEYNOTE BREAKFAST
8:15-9:00 a.m.

 

Speaker:
Annette Verschuren, CEO, NRStor, Inc.


EAST COAST ENERGY CEOS
9:00-10:15 a.m.

 

Moderator:
Ray Ritcey, CEO, Maritimes Energy Association

Gaëtan Thomas, President & CEO, New Brunswick Power
Scott Balfour, COO, Northeast & Caribbean, Emera Inc.
Gary Smith, President & CEO, Newfoundland Power  


10:15-10:30 a.m.

 

Break


Morning Track 1
ENERGY & THE ENVIRONMENT
10:30-11:45 a.m.

 

Moderator:
Jean Finn, Deputy Minister, Department of Energy & Resource Development ,      New Brunswick

Charles Martin, Director, Edmundston Energy, City of Edmundston, New Brunswick
Bruce Cameron, Principal Consultant, Envigour Policy Consulting Inc. Halifax, NS    Patrick Woodcock, Director of Energy, State of Maine


Morning Track 2
ENERGY INNOVATION
10:30-11:45 a.m.

 

Moderator:
Dr. Dhirendra Shukla, Ph.D., P.Eng., 
Dr. J. Herbert Smith ACOA Chair, Technology Management & Entrepreneurship, University of New Brunswick
Ed McGinley, CEO, TechImpact
Pierre Mullin, Global Head, Solution Software Development, Siemens Digital Grid Software                                                                                                                       Brent Gilmour, Executive Director of QUEST


Break

11:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.


KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
12:00-12:30 p.m.

 

Speaker:
Ian Whitcomb, President, Irving Oil 

 

Lunch is served

12:30-1:00 p.m.


1:00-1:30 p.m.

 

Speaker:
The Honourable Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan


1:30-1:45 p.m.                                                  Break


Afternoon Plenary Session
GLOBAL ENERGY MARKETS
1:45-3:00 p.m.

 

Moderator:
Mike Haycox, Associate Partner, Advisory Services, EY, Saint John

John Sioni, President, TransCanada Energy East
Alex Ferguson, Vice President Policy and Environment, CAPP                                     Finn Poschmann, CEO, APEC                                                                                     
Greg Crisp, General Manager, Business Development, Spectra Energy


KEYNOTE
3:00-3:30 p.m.

 

Speaker:
The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President & CEO, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce        


3:30 p.m.                                                            Closing Remarks

                                                            


Energy Tours and Workshops

Buses will leave from the Trade & Convention Centre at 4:00 p.m., returning to the same location by 7:00 p.m.

 

Tour #1: Global Energy Markets Sold Out
Irving Oil Refinery and Canaport LNG terminal

 

Sponsors: Irving Oil and Canaport LNG

For more details about this tour, please click here.


Tour #2: Energy & Business
Corridor Resources and PotashCorp facillities near Sussex

 

Sponsors: Corridor Resources and PotashCorp

For more details about this tour, please click here.