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Energy experts invited to view CERAWeek in Calgary, March 8 and 9, 2012

Submitted by darmstro on Wed, 2012-03-07 16:21.

Daily screenings at Bankers Hall auditorium

March 7, 2012

For the second consecutive year, energy industry experts are invited to view sessions from CERAWeek, the world’s premier energy conference taking place in Houston, Texas, this week from downtown Calgary.

CERAWeek 2012 continues to bring together top international business and energy thought leaders, and once again IHS-CERA and the Haskayne School of Business invite Calgarians to explore ideas and insights on the future of energy at a series of exclusive screenings. Key note speeches directly from Houston will be available at the Bankers Hall West Tower Lobby (335 – 8th Avenue SW, Calgary) on March 8 and 9.

Thursday, March 8, 2012
• 11am: CERAWeek Welcome and Opening Plenary, Strategies for a Growing World presented by Daniel Yergin, Founder & Chairman, HIS-CERA
• 12pm: Global Oil Plenary: Technology and New Horizons
• 1pm: Keynote: Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell

Friday, March 9, 2012
• 11am: A Growing Role for Natural Gas
• 12pm: The Quest – Energy, Security and Innovation – the Next 30 Years presented by Jeffrey Immelt, Chairman & CEO, General Electric
• 1pm: Keynote Policy Dialogue: Daniel Yergin, Founder & Chairman, HIS-CERA, Thomas Farrell, Chairman, President & CEO, Dominion Resources, Inc. and G. Steve Farris, Chairman & CEO, Apache Corporation

No RSVP is necessary. Participants can register on-site and enjoy complimentary coffee and dessert.

The Haskayne School of Business and IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates (IHS CERA) are partnering to deliver the Global Energy Executive MBA program, a holistic, real-world learning experience that prepares professionals for the changes and challenges of a rapidly evolving industry.

For information on the Global Energy Executive MBA program, and details of CERAWeek screenings, visit