30Thursday, October 31, 2019
Calgary Telus Convention Centre
120 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB

Join PSAC at our 2019 Annual General Meeting (PSAC Core and Associate Core Members only) and the 2020 Canadian Oilfield Services Activity Forecast and Industry Outlook.

Event Schedule:  
8:30 am – 10:30 am 2020 Canadian Oilfield Services Activity Forecast and Industry Outlook
10:45 am – 11:30 am PSAC Annual General Meeting
(Core and Associate Core Members only)


2020 Canadian Oilfield Services Activity Forecast and Industry Outlook
8:30 am – 10:30 am

Join us at the 2020 Canadian Oilfield Services Activity Forecast and Industry Outlook to get insights on key industry trends and projected activity levels for Canada’s oilpatch to assist with business planning for the year ahead.

Presenters as follows:

E&P Outlook: TBA

Service Outlook: Ian Gilles, Managing Director, Institutional Research, GMP FirstEnergy

Ian Gillies has been a Research Analyst at FirstEnergy since 2015 focusing on the Energy Services sector, and assumed coverage of the Energy, Transportation, Processing and Generation universe in August 2016. Prior thereto, Mr. Gillies was the Manager, Capital Market at Calfrac Well Services where his primary functions were to evaluate business development opportunities and manage investor relations. He also served as Research Associate (Energy Services) from 2010 to 2014 at FirstEnergy and 2008 to 2010 at Thomas Weisel Partners. Mr. Gillies’ educational background includes an MSc International Securities, Investment and Banking at the University of Reading in the UK and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Acadia University.


CAPP Outlook:
Ben Brunnen, Vice President, Oil Sands, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers
Ben Brunnen is responsible for a wide range of technical, regulatory and social policy issues facing Canada’s oil sands industry, where he advocates for a competitive, safe, and environmentally and socially responsible energy industry.

PSAC Outlook: Gary Mar, President and CEO, Petroleum Services Association of Canada
Since becoming President and CEO of PSAC in 2018, Gary has been active with both the Federal and Provincial governments across Canada. Gary served 14 years as a Member of the Legislative Assembly in Alberta and held several Cabinet portfolios – Community Development; Health and Wellness; Education; Environment; and International and Intergovernmental Relations. After leaving government service in 2015, Gary was an independent consultant working for both Chinese and Canadian companies seeking assistance with trans Pacific trade and investment. He has a broad network of contacts in both Canada and the U.S. with government and the energy sector. Before serving Albertans as an elected Member of the Alberta Legislature, Gary practiced criminal, civil, corporate, commercial and real estate law in Calgary, Alberta.


Prices: Prior to October 11, 2019 After October 11, 2019
Member Single Ticket: $70.00 $90.00
Nonmember Single Ticket: $100.00 $130.00


Ticket(s) for the forecast session will be emailed to you within two to three business days once an order has been processed.

Cancellation Policy:
We regret that we cannot issue refunds on any cancellations. However, substitutions are permitted up to and including October 28, 2019. Please email a notice of any delegate substitutions to PSAC at accounting@psac.ca.

PSAC Annual General Meeting (Core and Associate Core Members only)
10:45 am – 11:30 am

PSAC Core and Associate Core Members will review the financial statements, appoint auditors for the upcoming fiscal year, meet newly appointed directors, and receive reports from the Chair and the President and CEO of PSAC. Long-standing Core and Associate Core Member Awards will also be presented.


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