Opex Calgary Event Guide

Canada’s #1 event dedicated to Operational Excellence in energy, chemicals & resources!

Returning to Calgary next June 4-6, the 2019 Operational Excellence in Energy, Chemicals and Resources Summit will bring together over 250 Heads of OE, Operations, ORM, Assets and HSE - all in one location - to strategize on how to manage change, increase efficiency and optimize productivity - without compromising reliability, safety, and compliance. This is your best opportunity to benchmark against world class industry innovators including CNRL, ExxonMobil, Halliburton, Andeavor, SaskPower, LNG Canada, Equinor, The Dow Chemical Company, Veolia Group, Suncor, Repsol and many more. 

Download the 2019 Agenda to see how you can put your business firmly on the path to operational excellence!

Download Agenda

2020 Speakers


Sarah Shortreed
Sarah Shortreed
Chief Technology Officer
ATCO
Jason Doering
Jason Doering
Director, Engineering & Maintenance
ENMAX Energy Corporation
Robin Gardiner
Robin Gardiner
Vice President, HSE Deployment
Husky Energy
Nathan Stubina
Nathan Stubina
Vice President, Technologies
Sherritt International
Kalev Ruberg
Kalev Ruberg
Vice President, Future & Chief Information Officer
Teck Resources
Deana Werkowitch
Deana Werkowitch
Vice President, Business Process Automation
Crestwood Midstream Partners
Kenneth Woolridge
Kenneth Woolridge
Director, Continuous Improvement
Air Liquide
Mike Krayacich
Mike Krayacich
Vice President, Digital Technology & Analytics Transformation
Suncor
Biju Misra
Biju Misra
Director, Operations - Enterprise Services
Enbridge
Earl Crochet
Earl Crochet
Director, Engineering and Operational Optimization
Kinder Morgan
Mike Lindsay
Mike Lindsay
Senior Vice President, Operations & Engineering
Gibson Energy
Stephanie Benay
Stephanie Benay
Director, Safety Systems & Assurance
BC Hydro
Stephane Demers
Stephane Demers
General Manager, Enerkem Alberta Biofuels
Suncor
Brendan Curley
Brendan Curley
Director, Heartland Chemical Project Operational Readiness
Inter Pipeline
Paul Leonard
Paul Leonard
Corporate Vice President, Health, Safety & Environment
Orbia
Kim Code
Kim Code
Vice President, Unconventionals
Shell
Eric Wakley
Eric Wakley
Vice President, Safety, Risk & Central Operations Integrity and Environment.
Husky Energy
Cristian Matei
Cristian Matei
Head of Business Transformation
Veolia Group
Hugo Ashkar
Hugo Ashkar
Global Risk Manager
BP
Jennifer Rogers
Jennifer Rogers
Head of Learning
AngloAmerican
Mike Baker
Mike Baker
Safety & Environment Manager
Shell
Ashe Menon
Ashe Menon
Former Senior Vice President, Global Operations
National Oilwell Varco
Julie Thyne
Julie Thyne
Global Continuous Improvement Leader
Dow Chemical
Steve McIntosh
Steve McIntosh
Former Director, Continuous Improvement
Williams
Jeff LaFrenz
Jeff LaFrenz
Digital Theme Lead
Clean Resources Innovation Network (CRIN)
Robert Hutcherson
Robert Hutcherson
CEO & Founder
Optimize Consulting, Inc.
Frederic Brosseau
Frederic Brosseau
President & Founder
Akuting
Lee Winters
Lee Winters
Senior Director, Strategy Optimization
Optimize Consulting, Inc.
Joel Hurt Jr
Joel Hurt Jr
Vice President, Industrial Plant Solutions, U.S./Canada
Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon
Cecilia Jofre
Cecilia Jofre
Business Director & Chief Sales Officer
IsoMetrix
Christian McDermott
Christian McDermott
Country Manager
Voovio
Arjen Bos
Arjen Bos
Product Owner
Accruent

Key themes include:

  • Human Factors
  • Internet of Things
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Cost Performance
  • Business Transformation
  • Personal and Process Safety
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Asset Integrity Management
  • Operations Management Systems
  • High Reliability Organizations
  • Maintenance, Repair & Operations
  • Digital Operations

Download Agenda