Thursday, November 1, 2018

  • An Indigenous blessing by a Stoney Nakoda Elder, Una Wesley,  and her grand-daughter Tasina Pope

  • The Alberta Minister of Energy, Margaret McCuaig-Boyd, will open the event on behalf of the provincial government, although with a twist as we've asked her to comment on imposter syndrome

  • Your Brain on Goals / Brain-friendly Goal Setting with Joann PatonNOESIS Learning Inc.

  • Jake Stika, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Next Gen Men will be hosting a discussion on Equity Leadership and Unconscious Bias, Gender and Masculinity and Gender and Feminism

  • Kristina SammutFounder of Frontier Leadership for Women and Carolyn Kildare and Phil Barnett, Principals of Mercer Canada will discuss compensation trends and effectively negotiating your worth

  • We're hosting a Gender Equality #Solveathon with Dr. Kristen Liesch and Anna Dewar Gully, Managing Partners of Women's Work Institute where we'll use strategic design principles to make progress on the current challenges we all face as women in the energy sector

  • Breakout Sessions: Leadership Coaching Circles, Professional Headshots and more!

  • Judy Fairburn, Creative Destruction Lab Fellow and Brenda Kenney, Chair of Alberta Innovates talking about embracing innovation and playing big


Friday, November 2, 2018

  • Rise and Shine Yoga with Junction 9

  • Peter Tertzakian, Executive Director of the ARC Energy Research Institute will discuss the industry's evolution, business lessons from his personal Energyphiles project and a projected outlook for all types of energy (with a discussion with 2017 YWE Award Winner, Jil MacDonald of the AER)

  • Nav Dhunay, Founder, President & CEO of Imaginea.AI will offer a glimpse into the disruptive technologies that will affect the future of work specifically big data, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies

  • Three Indigenous leaders working in energy, Annie Korver, Principal of RISE Consulting, Deanna Burgart , Indigenous Engineering Inclusion Inc, Deborah Green, Suncor's Aboriginal Workforce Development Advisor, along with 2014 YWE Award Winner, Anne Harding, Suncor's Sr. Aboriginal Relations Advisor will discuss Indigenous inclusion and reconciliation

  • Emotionally Intelligent Leadership with Shane Wallace, Founder & CEO of CultureSmith

  • Breakout Sessions: Leadership Coaching Circles, Professional Headshots and more!

  • Climate change obligations and economically-driven policies to reduce GHG discussions with Katie Sullivan , Managing Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)Lisa DeMarco, an energy and climate change lawyer and Partner at DeMarco Allan LLP, and Kevin Birn, Director of Energy for IHS Markit.


Saturday, November 3, 2018

  • Rise & Shine Yoga with Junction 9

  • As women always try to do it all, we'll have Dr. Lisa Belanger, Founder of ConsciousWorks offer actionable strategies for Avoiding and Preventing Burnout

  • Women and family-friendly policies with Liz Elliott, Founder and Dr. Rachael Pettigrew, Director at Families That Work and #AskHer

  • Ending in Trust and Advocacy in Industry with the Steve Rennick, Manager of Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)'s Energy Citizens and Claudia Cattaneo, former Financial Post journalist.