Speakers

Jakob Alveberg

Counselor, Petroleum and Energy
Royal Norwegian Embassy (Washington D.C)

Seth Bohnet

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

Allan Chatenay

President
Explor

Opening Remarks from the Conference Chair

March 30, 2022 8:30 am

Brian Crist

Director, Highways and Public Works
Transportation Engineering Branch, Yukon Government

G. Kent Fellows

Associate Program Director: Canadian Northern Corridor
University of Calgary

Jeff C. Griffin

Vice-President, Science & Technology
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

Mike Harlow

Manager Petroleum Resources
Industry, Tourism and Investment, Government of Northwest Territories

Rasel Hossain

Director, Contaminants and Remediation Division, Northwest Territories Region
Crown Indigenous Relations & Northern Affairs Canada

Rob Huebert

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
University of Calgary - Centre for Military, Strategic and Security Studies

Katie Kachur

Vice-President, Government Relations, West
Canadian Propane Association

Dr. Katharina Koch

Postdoctoral Associate, Canadian Northern Corridor Research Program
The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary

Jay Massie

Vice President, Northern Development & Indigenous Relations
ATCO Electric

Part 2: Solar

March 30, 2022 3:45 pm

Paul Murchison

Executive Director, Major Transportation
Highways and Public Works, Yukon Government

Kelly J. Ogle

CEO
Canadian Global Affairs Institute

Larry Persily

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

Ben Seligman

Project Specialist
Arctic/Frontier Oil & Gas

Matthew Spence

Regional Director General, Northwest Territories Region
Crown Indigenous Relations & Northern Affairs Canada (CIRNAC)

Hon. John Streicker

Minister of Energy, Mines & Resources
Government of Yukon

Priyank Thatté

Executive Director, Sustainable Infrastructure Branch
Highways and Public Works, Yukon Government

Kimberley Van Vliet

CEO & Founder
WaVv and ConvergX®

Hon. Dan Vandal

Minister of Northern Affairs
Government of Canada

Keynote Address

March 31, 2022 8:45 am

Ron Wallace

Fellow
Canadian Global Affairs Institute/Member of National Energy Board

Hon. Caroline Wawzonek

Minister, Industry, Tourism, and Investment
Government of Northwest Territories

Keynote Address

March 31, 2022 12:30 pm

Dr. Jennifer Winter

Scientific Director, Energy and Environmental Policy
School of Public Policy research division, University of Calgary

Facilitator

Rasel Hossain

Director, Contaminants and Remediation Division, Northwest Territories Region
Crown Indigenous Relations & Northern Affairs Canada

Workshop Leaders

Violet Camsell-Blondin

Manager, Lands Regulation
Tlicho Department of Culture and Lands Protection

Mario Giguère

Procurement Specialist, Procurement Edmonton
Public Services and Procurement Canada

Joel Nolin

District Market Sector Manager
AECOM

Andrew Richardson

Project Officer, Contaminants and Remediation Division, Northwest Territories Region
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada

Bridget Rusk

Project Specialist, Contaminants and Remediation Division, Northwest Territories Region
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada