Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas Calgary 2016

May 31 - June 02, 2016

TELUS Convention Centre , Calgary, Alberta

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2016 Speakers include:

 Dave Collyer
Dave Collyer
Former President, CAPP
Former President and Country Chair, Shell Canada
 Richard Jensen
Richard Jensen
Executive Vice President, Operations
Plains Midstream Canada
 Vicki Woods
Vicki Woods
Director, Operational Excellence
Irving Oil
 Casey McWhan
Casey McWhan
Vice President, Bitumen Production
Canadian Natural Resources Limited
 Soheil Asgarpour
Soheil Asgarpour
Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada
 Trevor Williams
Trevor Williams
Vice President, Engineering and Organizational Effectiveness
 Brian Seppala
Brian Seppala
Vice President, Operations
Superior Propane
 Stacey Norman
Stacey Norman
Vice President, Business Performance Solutions
Cenovus Energy
 Andy Thorne
Andy Thorne
Vice President, Mining and Operational Excellence
 Mark Little
Mark Little
Vice President, Health and Safety
 Susan Lubell
Susan Lubell
Vice President
 Robin Gardiner
Robin Gardiner
Manager, Global Process Safety and Production Operations Discipline
 Bob Koonce
Bob Koonce
former Navy Submarine Commanding Officer
US Nuclear Navy
 Susan Brown
Susan Brown
SVP, Alberta and NWT
BMO Bank of Montreal
 José Pires
José Pires
Global Vice President and Director of Business Excellence
Black & Veatch
 Neil Widish
Neil Widish
Manager, Operations Engineering
Pembina Pipeline Corporation
 Clint Austin
Clint Austin
Director, Operational Excellence & Management System
Spectra Energy

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Sponsorship Opportunity

Join over 150 oil and gas industry executives
at Canada's largest forum on operations transformation.

Network with the region's business leaders at the 3rd annual Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas Summit, taking place May 31st to June 2nd, 2016 at the Telus Convention Center. The 2016 Summit features an all new, highly interactive agenda with 8 performance-based case studies, 12 roundtable discussion groups and specialised sessions on Business Transformation, Operations Innovation, Culture Change and Asset Integrity Management.

The time is now to set your company on a more sustainable path. 
Learn from industry leaders how to:

  • Find Untapped Cost Efficiencies
  • Enhance Innovation
  • Maintain Asset Integrity in today's low $/barrel Environment
  • Leverage Technology to Drive Out Operations Costs
  • Maximize Safety, People and Organizational Performance
  • Ensure People and Processes Support the Business Strategy
  • Achieve Successful Organizational Right-Sizing
  • Apply Better Analytics
  • Establish a High-Reliability Culture
  • Improve your Operations Management System
  • Reduce Business Complexity
  • Optimize Maintenance and Reliability

Operations transformation strategies that transcend cost-cutting
to deliver a true execution advantage.

Sponsors & Exhibitors
Media Partners

The value we provide at our event lies in the timeliness of our programme topics, such as cost efficiencies, cultural and behavioural change, safety and environmental performance, enterprise business transformation combined with the quality and close-knit relationships with our practitioner community.

Pioneering new ideas to advance the shared vision of Canada’s Oil and Gas industry

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Send your OpEx Implementers, your Line Leaders and your Sr. Management team!

Those who come as a team, even as a team of two, leave with a better action plan for improvement than those who come alone.

Ensure you capitalize on the OE in Oil and Gas experience and attend all of the sessions which will benefit your company. With 8 workshops, 4 themed tracks focusing on Innovation, Culture , Asset Management and Transformation plus discussion groups for OPEX Implementers, Line Leaders and Sr. Management - you cant possibly be in so many places at once.

We have amazing discounts available for groups - take advantage of this opportunity to save money and make the most out of the event!

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"It was a great event. Thank you and your team for all of your hard work! I look very forward to continuing and expanding our support in Calgary." Vice President Natural Resources; Western Canada, Alexander Proudfoot
"I would recommend this event to everyone in Calgary and outside, but especially for those that are local. It is extremely cost effective as there is little travel costs involved so the ROI is exceptional." Continuous Improvement Lead, Shell
"Excellent group of speakers and a very relevant subject." COO, Condor Petroleum
"Excellent!" Vice President, Natural Resources, Alexander Proudfoot
"Leslie’s support and energy is exceptional. She always has the time to talk and help introduce us to key prospects." SVP, Argo Consulting
"The Opex Calgary event was well attended with new client opportunities for us. We plan to support future OPEX events." Head of Business Development, ROLTA
"Thanks for filling our tank and helping us create a roadmap for our journey to excellence! This is truly an awesome event!" Vice President, Co-Op Refinery

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Interested in getting involved in the event? Contact the Event Director, Leslie Allen enquire@pexnetwork.com