Growing the North Conference 2014
February 19 & 20th
Grande Prairie Regional College's Centre for Research & Innovation, along with numerous local partners, are proud to host the 2014 Growing the North Conference. This is one of the largest economic development conferences hosted in the region - past conferences have seen over 400 attendees from all over Alberta, Northern British Columbia, and the Northwest Territories.
Keynote: Chris Hadfield, Astronaut and Former Commander of the International Space Station
John McDougall, President of the National Research Council
Matt Most, VP, Natural Gas Economy, Encana will speak about new growth opportunities for Canadian natural gas sales through Liquefied Natural Gas
Mich Dilger, CEO, Pembina who recently announced a $1.2 billion pipeline project in northern Alberta will speak about the future needs and importance of pipelines
Steve Haysom, Senior VP, Seven Generations will speak about the development of what is one of the largest and richest oil liquid petroleum fields in North America
Roger Brooks, Destination Development and Community Branding Expert – Seattle, Washington
Shawn Shewchuk, Author, Change Your Mind, Change Your Results
To register to attend any of these presentations, or for sponsorship opportunities, please visit Growing the North.