Conferences in Canada

The National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show Calgary

Date: 20-Sep-14 to 21-Sep-14
Location: Calgary / Alberta / Canada
The National Franchise and Business Opportunities Show invites you to attend an exciting, two-day event! Buying a Franchise means you are in business for yourself, but not by yourself. This event is perfect for exploring the option of self-employment. Meet face to face with representatives from top franchise concepts and business opportunities who want to expand or develop in your area. Compare a variety of opportunities and learn about many different industries at every investment level. You will have the chance to ask the questions that directly affect you and go home with all the information you need.

Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum

Date: 23-Sep-14 to 24-Sep-14
Location: Fort McMurray / Alberta / Canada
Develop an effective workforce housing plan in line with your operational budget and elevate your organization as the sought-after industry standard. Whether housing projects cater to oil sands activity, emerging LNG hotspots or traditional mining regions, the challenges and concerns are comparable. However, the successful end-users find innovative ways to fashion lodge life into a workforce-retention vehicle. CI Energy Group’s Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum will shed light on obstacles facing your business and offer helpful solutions from leading energy companies and major players in oilfield services. Anticipate lively and informative discussions on a range of relevant subjects including: • Building a forecasting model to determine lodging and logistical needs ...

Canadian Crude Markets & Rail Takeaway Summit 2014

Date: 24-Sep-14 to 25-Sep-14
Location: Calgary / Alberta / Canada
Canadian E&Ps, crude traders, railroad operators, and transloaders are therefore highly concerned with how they can access the most profitable markets for their crude in the context of new rail safety requirements, and how they can identify the market destinations that will offer the best netbacks. In the wake of these new rail safety requirements and the context of delayed Keystone XL approvals, constrained pipeline capacity, and discounted prices for Canadian crude in US markets, it is vital that each of these stakeholders focus on developing Canadian crude markets beyond traditional US markets and find solutions to overcome the challenges of rail takeaway capacity and pipeline infrastructure. For this reason, the 3rd Annual Canadian Crude Markets & Rail Takeaway Summit ...

CI Energy's 2nd Annual Alberta Power Symposium

Date: 24-Sep-14 to 25-Sep-14
Location: Calgary / Alberta / Canada
Alberta’s power landscape is evolving and off ers promising opportunities for continued growth. However, these developments also present potential challenges and implications. Natural gas and renewables are beginning to play a larger role as coal is being phased out, intertie and provincial transmission build projects are underway and industry continues to wait for word on what recommendations from the retail market review will be implemented. How can wind be integrated into the power mix without distorting the market? How can renewables continue to develop without subsidies? Will the rise of natural gas make the region more vulnerable to price spikes? Are more interties with other regions necessary? These are just some of the issues that present a new set of tests for the Alberta ...

The National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show Montreal

Date: 27-Sep-14 to 28-Sep-14
Location: Montreal / Quebec / Canada
Take the next step in finding your success at the National Franchise and Business Opportunities Show. This event is your opportunity to meet face to face with representatives from top franchise concepts who want to expand or develop in your area. Attend FREE educational seminars and speak with industry professionals who are on-site all weekend to answer your questions. Get FREE legal, financing and business planning advice. Gather all the information you need to find the franchise that matches your skills and budget. Save hours of research time, compare opportunities and source valuable information in an informal, no pressure atmosphere.

In Situ Oil Sands: SOR Reduction & Production Optimization Initiative 2014

Date: 30-Sep-14 to 01-Oct-14
Location: Calgary / Alberta / Canada
In situ techniques have now overtaken mining as the principal method of oil sands extraction, producing 1.1 million b/d compared with 850, 000 b/d through mining in 2013. This trend is only set to grow with the latest CAPP forecasts predicting that in situ oil sands production will account for 3.2 million b/d by 2030. In order to reach this ambitious target however, in situ oil sands producers need to understand how they can harness the latest technologies and operating strategies to maximize their productivity. With SAGD proving the most successful method for in situ production to date, the focus of operators is on how they can reduce their steam oil ratio whilst cost-effectively optimizing production rates. To help move towards this goal, leading E&Ps will be gathering ...

Aircraft Lifecycle Seminar

Date: 30-Sep-14 to 01-Oct-14
Location: Montreal / Quebec / Canada
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Mining Magazine's Optimizing Mine Operations Conference

Date: 30-Sep-14 to 02-Oct-14
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
Radically increasing efficiency by cost effectively managing assets and creating an integrated mining operation through automation and optimization Mining Magazine's Optimizing Mine Operations Conference offers the ideal opportunity for mining professionals to understand the choices they face and decisions they make to enhance efficiency at their operations. Ensuring exposure to the thoughts of some of the most innovative minds within the industry attendance guarantees you stay abreast with the most cutting-edge developments. Featuring confirmed industry leading speakers throughout the four day event, attendance at the Optimizing Mine Operations Conference is a must for all those striving towards greater operational efficiency. Time: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Price: Conference Only:...

Maintenance Reserves training seminar

Date: 02-Oct-14 to 02-Oct-14
Location: Montreal / Quebec / Canada
Benefits of attending: • Be able to calculate and determine maintenance reserves • Know what should be reserved and why • Understand best industry practice • Learn if reserves get passed on to the next lessee • Find out how the Lessor deals with the ‘PBH’ issue • Learn how to use MR as a ‘bargaining tool’ during lease negotiations • Find out what are the Maintenance Cost Drivers • What to do to protect yourself This will be of value to anyone involved in aircraft asset management or leasing who wishes to understanding of the topic or to practice working out calculations.

4th Annual Workforce Planning in Mining

Date: 01-Oct-14 to 02-Oct-14
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
This event will bring together experts from global mining firms to share their experience and address the main challenges being faced. Additionally, this forum will provide professionals with a new perspective and innovative tools to achieve a fully coordinated workforce plan. Speakers and will have the opportunity to share knowledge and discuss best practices in an interactive and dynamic environment that will encourage engagement. Space will be limited to maintain an intimate environment that will encourage knowledge sharing.