Hon. Jim Prentice as keynote at the 2011 PowerTalk Series

Nov 4, 2011

Back by popular demand, TransAlta hosted its 2nd Annual PowerTalk Series on Tuesday, November 1 at headquarters in Calgary, AB. Designed as an educational forum for our customers to learn about power, gas and crude markets and how the economy, government and energy industries impact their bottom line; this year’s theme focused on The State of Canada’s Energy Economy (national, provincial and industry perspectives).

Special guests included:

Brett Harris, Western Bureau Chief, BNN
Duane Reid-Carslon, President, EDC Associates
Bob Ineson, Sr. Director Global Gas, IHS CERA
Jackie Forrest, Director Global Crude, IHS CERA
Peter Howard, President & CEO, Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI)
Kathryn Wood, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister Electricity, Alberta Energy
Todd Hirsch, Sr. Economist, ATB Financial
Hon. Jim Prentice, EVP and Vice Chairman, CIBC

For more details and bios, please download the 2011 PowerTalk Program.

Expert Panelists

Providing unique perspectives about Alberta’s energy economy, these industry experts shared insight into today’s most pressing questions: the pace of oil sands growth, coal regulations, the role of government, transmission and labour. 

Knowledge Share

Together, they provided audience members important takeaways about the future of our energy economy relevant to businesses.

Keynote Speaker

Hon. Jim Prentice, Executive Vice President and Vice Chairman, CIBC, sharing a national viewpoint about the future of Canada’s energy infrastructure.  

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