Enbridge Research in Action Seminar: The Future of Oil and Gas

While there is much to be proud of about Canada’s oil and gas industry, its future prosperity will be reliant on the inclusion of new and diverse perspectives. This Enbridge Research in Action Seminar will bring together two Indigenous female voices from within the international oil and gas industry.

On June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day, the UCalgary community will come together for a discussion on how this industry should position itself for a future that is grounded in environmental respect, social engagement, ethical performance and evolution in governance.

Date: June 21, 2021
Time: Noon to 1:15 PM MT (UTC-6)
Location: Zoom – link to be provided
Format: panel discussion followed by Q&A

Panel Members:

Jessica Vandenberghe, P.Eng., M.Sc
Acting Assistant Dean (Outreach), Faculty of Engineering, University of Alberta

Raylene Whitford, BCom, ACA, MBA
Director, Canative Energy Ltd

Facilitator:

Dr. Kerry Black, Ph.D. (non-Indigenous, event MC) 
Assistant Professor and Schulich Research Chair (Integrated Knowledge, Engineering & Sustainable Communities), University of Calgary

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About National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. The Canadian Constitution recognizes these three groups as Aboriginal peoples, also known as Indigenous peoples. In cooperation with Indigenous organizations, the Government of Canada chose June 21, the summer solstice, for National Aboriginal Day, now known as National Indigenous Peoples Day. To learn more click here.

The Enbridge Research in Action Seminar Series is proudly supported by Enbridge and administered by the Centre for Corporate Sustainability at the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary.

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