Upcoming Events

Our next luncheon meeting is:
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Presenter: Chris Hill,
Chief Operating Officer, Canatec Environmental Limited, Calgary, AB

Presentation: Revisit to the Arctic Energy Gateway

The presentation deals with new valuation of Canadian energy resources, the rise of LNG, overseas markets, corridors to the Arctic coast, and maritime delivery of energy.

Following graduation from the University of Calgary's physical geography program, Chris Hill worked nine years in Dome Petroleum’s Beaufort Sea Project. He gained practical sea-ice reconnaissance and analysis experience, including management of satellite image acquisitions and analysis of airborne synthetic aperture radar imagery for all-weather ice reconnaissance. His areas of expertise include regional sea-ice regimes; satellite image data acquisition planning; sea-ice interpretation from satellite and airborne imagery; management of field ice information installations; and operational ice forecasting. He has been involved in companies named Canatec since 1988 and has been active in providing ice consulting services to offshore operators and regulators in the Canadian Arctic, Chukchi Sea, Sea of Okhotsk, and Caspian Sea. His present ventures are Canatec Environmental Limited and Canatec-Eurasia LLP, a Kazakhstan-based company which distributes PicoR-Ice..

At the Westin Hotel, 320 4th Avenue SW, Calgary

Check-in: 11:30-12:00, luncheon and presentation: 12:00-1:00
Be sure to RSVP prior to the day.​​​​

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