The Global Petroleum Show is from Jun 7-9 2016 at the Calgary Stampede.
The Petroleum Safety Conference is from May 10-12 2016 at the Banff Centre.
Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali Al Nuaimi from the United Arab Emirates spent five days in Alberta. While here he saw a hydroponics operation in Strathcona County, his first hockey game and was the Spruce Grove and District Chamber of Commerce’s guest speaker at a luncheon. Brenda Johnson, president and CEO of the Chamber told […]
It is a first for Canada’s oil and gas industry. An internationally recognized awards show stopped in Calgary for the inaugural Canadian Oil & Gas Awards. Over two dozen companies received the honour tonight of being picked best among their peers. Oliver Bridgen, the Oil & Gas Awards COO took time out from a very […]
Cleaning up a mess of paper is child’s play for Dan Giurescu. His business, Caledonia Solutions, helps companies get off their paper addiction and move towards a more environmentally friendly paperless office. The benefits don’t stop there. Giurescu also told iKan Media how such a change can save money and improve performance. Check out his interview.
For the most part people in the oil industry are well aware of what corporate social responsibility means. And that meaning is a little different depending on who you work for. What is becoming clear with mounting opposition against fossil fuels is a companies interaction with the community is perhaps more important than ever. The […]
The Oil & Gas Awards Industry Summit tackled a number of topics pertaining to the oil industry. That included corporate social responsibility; new government, new business; leadership; and innovation to name a few held during the one day event. Another panel discussion was titled “Health & safety best practice”. The panelists included Bradley Huber with […]
It’s not much good for Alberta, but the low oil price does have its benefits for the country. According to Ranko Berich, Head of Market Analysis for Monex Europe our dollar is clearly tied to the price of oil. When oil goes up, the loonie soars. When oil drops, so does the lour currency. The […]
When the money was rolling in oil companies weren’t quite as concerned as they are now when it comes to finding new innovations to improve the bottom line. Mark Stanley with Themark Corporation says he used to have trouble just getting in the door a couple of years ago to try to sell oil executives […]
It seems like something out of the future – the distant future. But the idea of driverless trucks on the move in northern Alberta may not be that far fetched. Pete Arrigoni with Kenworth Trucks who was part of a panel discussion at the Oil & Gas Awards Industry Summit in Calgary says while such […]