DAY 2 -ISES - The Future of the Oil Sands
A thorough analysis done by various stakeholders on how the Alberta oil sands will evolve in terms of newmarkets, technologies, and extraction methods over the next decade.
•Dr. Andrew Leach, Assistant Professor, Energy and Environment, Alberta School of Business
10:15-11:45 - Webcast Session
Pillar: Markets & Regulation: The Renewable Leap Forward: The Transition from Fossil Fuels
A scenario analysis of how, why, and when the world will make the transition from the current fossil fuel energy system into a sustainable renewable future.
•Dr. David Goodstein, Professor of Physics and Applied Physics at Caltech and Author: Out of Gas: The End of the Age of Oil
•Dr. John S. Macdonald, Co-founder of MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates and CEO of Day4 Energy Inc
•Dr. Mark Z. Jacobson, Stanford University Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Moderator: •Dr. George Hoberg, Professor, Dept of Forest Resources Management University of British Columbia
11:45-12:45 - Lunch - WEBCAST PAUSED
•David Helliwell, Founder and CEO, Pulse Energy
1:45-3:15 - Webcast Session -
Pillar: Markets & Regulation: Power to the People
A discussion on how end users of energy can change their behavior and service technology preferences in order to reduce demand and make renewable forms of energy more viable.
•Lisa Coltart, Director of Power Smart, BC Hydro
•Dr. Dale Griffin, Advisory Council Chair in Consumer Behaviour Professor
WEBCAST END FOR DAY 3 -
NOTE: THE FOLLOWING EVENT WILL BE RECORDED AND AVAILABLE AFTER THE SUMMIT FOR ON-DEMAND VIEWING:
Cenovus Innovation Jam
This session, presented and moderated by one of ISES’s founding partners, Cenovus Energy, explores the critical partnership between public research facilities and private businesses that allows great ideas the opportunity to truly affect peoples’ lives for the better.
•Malcolm Shield, PhD Student(Engineering), University of British Columbia
•Alberto Cayuela, Associate Director, University Sustainability Initiative, University of British Columbia
•Erik Kyeang, Professor of Mechatronic Systems Engineering, School of Engineering Science, Simon Fraser University
•Michael Delage, VP Business Development at General Fusion
•Joshua Zoshi, President and Co-Founder of Saltworks Technnologies
•Alexander Munro, Environmental Opportunity Fund Advisor at Cenovus Energy