Conference Chair

Al Chatenay


Opening Remarks from the Conference Chair

October 6, 2020 8:45 am

Distinguished Faculty

Alexander Fanni

Community Relations & Business Development
CDN Controls

G. Kent Fellows

Associate Program Director: Canadian Northern Corridor
University of Calgary

Merven Gruben

Vice President & Co-Owner
E. Gruben’s Transport Ltd.
Former Mayor, Tuktoyaktuk

Shauna Holmes

Director of Technical Education

Special Presentation: Calgary Women in Energy

October 7, 2020 8:30 am

Heather MacPherson

Environmental & Property Solutions
Imperial Oil

Jay Massie

Electric Utility Manager
ATCO Electric Yukon

Menzie McEachern

Director, Mineral & Petroleum Division
Industry, Tourism and Investment
Government of Northwest Territories

Maribeth Murray

Executive Director, Arctic Institute of North America Professor, Anthropology and Archeology
University of Calgary

Kelly Ogle

President & CEO
Canadian Global Affairs Institute

Global Arctic Market Outlook

October 7, 2020 9:05 am

Terri-Lee Oleniuk

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes)

Rayna Oryniak

Director of Membership

Special Presentation: Calgary Women in Energy

October 7, 2020 8:30 am

Larry Persily

former Federal Coordinator, Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects
University of Alaska Anchorage

Sonya Saunders

Director, Strategic Infrastructure
Department of Infrastructure, Government of the Northwest Territories

Ben Seligman

Project Specialist – Arctic / Frontier Oil & Gas
(formerly Shell)

Matthew Spence

Regional Director General
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs (CIRNAC)

David Wright

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law
University of Calgary