Bios for each of our 2019 conference speakers will be posted here as they are received.  Please see our PROGRAM page for an up-to-date list of our confirmed speakers.

Michael Faust

Michael Faust

Director of Exploration, BHP

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General Rick Hillier (Retired)

General Rick Hillier (Retired)

Former Chief of the Defence Staff, Canadian Forces; Former Chancellor, Memorial University of Newfoundland

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Mike Maguire

Mike Maguire

Special Advisor for Regulatory Reform, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)

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Craig Pardy

Craig Pardy

Senior Manager, Topsides, Husky Energy

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Scott Tessier

Scott Tessier

Chief Executive Officer, Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB)

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Jim Krupa

Jim Krupa

Regional Director, Americas, Drilling Systems

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Halfdan Knudsen

Halfdan Knudsen

Project Director, Bay du Nord, Equinor Canada

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Kendra MacDonald

Kendra MacDonald

Chief Executive Officer, Canada’s Ocean Supercluster

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Clayton Burry

Clayton Burry

President, Kongsberg Digital Simulation Ltd.

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Josée Tremblay

Josée Tremblay

Vice President East Coast, Suncor Energy

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Kristian Johansen

Kristian Johansen

Chief Executive Officer, TGS

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Lars Eide

Lars Eide

Senior Project Director, Kvaerner

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David Smith

David Smith

Business Development Director, Eigen Ltd. UK

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Ramanan Krishnamoorti

Ramanan Krishnamoorti

Chief Energy Officer and Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston

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Christine Healy

Christine Healy

CEO, Total E&P Canada

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David Campbell

David Campbell

President, Jupia Consultants Inc.

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Stian Sande

Stian Sande

Projects and Operations Vice President, Subsea Integrated Alliance

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Steve Bonnell

Steve Bonnell

Manager of Strategic and Regional Assessments, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

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Peter D. Larden

Peter D. Larden

President, ExxonMobil Canada Ltd.

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Lesley James

Lesley James

Associate Professor, Memorial University

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Todd Hartlaub

Todd Hartlaub

Senior Manager – Atlantic Canada Region, CNOOC International

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Christy Clark

Christy Clark

Former Premier of British Columbia

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Anders Tysdal

Anders Tysdal

Chief Strategy Officer and Technical Director, Tampnet AS

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Metzi Prince

Metzi Prince

Project Delivery Manager, Petroleum Research Newfoundland and Labrador

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Tarjei Malme

Tarjei Malme

Special Adviser, Research Council of Norway

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Joy Romero

Joy Romero

Vice President Technology & Innovation, Canadian Natural Resources Limited

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Daryl Attwood

Daryl Attwood

Project Director – ENI Coral South FLNG Project, Lloyd’s Register

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Jim Keating

Jim Keating

Executive Vice President, Offshore Development, Nalcor Energy

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Håkon Skretting

Håkon Skretting

Director – Arctic, Canada, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Russia and U.S.A, Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP)

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Richard Kennedy

Richard Kennedy

Station Manager, DNV GL

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Surrey Lane

Surrey Lane

Reliability Manager, Transocean

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Lilian Chatterjee

Lilian Chatterjee

Canadian High Commissioner to Guyana; Ambassador to Suriname; Ambassador to CARICOM, Global Affairs Canada

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Frank Botdorf

Frank Botdorf

Director of Business Development, EON Reality

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Taylor Young

Taylor Young

Business Development Lead, CoLab Software

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Mark Cumby

Mark Cumby

Regional Director, Energy, Eastern North America, Hatch Ltd.

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Murray Bainbridge

Murray Bainbridge

Inward Investment Specialist, Scottish Development International

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Unni Merethe Skorstad Fjaer

Unni Merethe Skorstad Fjaer

VP, Offshore Newfoundland, Equinor Canada

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Erin Balch

Erin Balch

Global Anadarko Account Manager, Wood

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Sarah Pietraszek-Mattner

Sarah Pietraszek-Mattner

Development Manager, ExxonMobil Canada

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Kim Keating

Kim Keating

Chief Operating Officer, Cahill Group

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Ray Ritcey

Ray Ritcey

CEO, Maritimes Energy Association

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Terry Halliday

Terry Halliday

VP Global Engineering, TechnipFMC

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Siobhan Coady

Siobhan Coady

Minister of Natural Resources, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

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Dwight Ball

Dwight Ball

Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador

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