Honourable Deron Bilous
Minister of Economic Development and Trade at Government of Alberta
Dr. Ernesto Rios
Director General at Mexican Petroleum Institute
Jean Bernad Regourie
Chief Representative, Team Leader, Africa at Export Development Canada (EDC)
President at Schachter Asset Management Inc.
Executive Director at Executive Director
President & CEO at Crown Point Energy Inc.
A new global E&P cycle is emerging, amid the back drop of global security issues, contraction of historical super-powers, expansion of emerging super-powers, emerging and evolving trade agreements, increasing political pressure in developed nations to replace fossil fuels, and increasing demand from developing nations for low-cost energy. In parallel, global E&P has found the big, easy, and the obvious, and there’s a change in the market place to increased diversity in objectives, marking a shift from the “Age of the Majors”, to the “Age of the NOCs and Juniors”. What are the opportunities and the risks for E&P companies ready to invest in the emerging energy markets?