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2021 AGM & Annual Awards Celebration

  Save-The-Dates AGM: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Awards Celebration: Thursday, February 25, 2021   Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsorships will be available on December 2, 2020. Please contact communications@acr-alberta.com for more information.      

Rhona DelFrari

Rhona DelFrari Vice-President, Sustainability & Engagement Rhona DelFrari is Vice-President, Sustainability & Engagement for Cenovus Energy. She’s responsible for ensuring environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations are embedded in the company’s strategy and business plans. Another key part of Rhona’s role is enhancing Cenovus’s reputation and building relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including Indigenous…

Shannon Watt

Shannon Watt Vice-President, Sustainability Shannon Watt is CIAC’s Vice President of Sustainability and leads the Association’s globally recognized corporate sustainability initiative, Responsible Care®. Shannon oversees the chemistry sector’s Responsible Care commitments as well as the association’s environment and health policy advocacy, and internal corporate sustainability initiatives. Shannon has over 15 years of experience working with…

Brian E. Spiegelmann, P. Eng

Brian E. Spiegelmann, P. Eng, HSE Consultant, Principal, BES Energy Management Ltd. Brian E. Spiegelmann, P. Eng, has put into action over $2 Billion worth of capital projects across the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin and fully understands the criticality of collaboration, strategic thinking and sound engineering principles in making thoughtful and informed decisions.  Brian brings…

Bemal Mehta, PEng MBA., SVP, Energy & Mining Intelligence GRIG 

Bemal Mehta, PEng MBA., SVP, Energy & Mining Intelligence GRIG Management Consulting and Business Intelligence Subject Matter Expert Project Role: Data Intelligence Lead Over 25 years of oil & gas management consulting. Bemal has experience in consensus building as well as providing insight and advice to government. Bemal leads Glacier Resource Information Group’s data and…

Nadine Barber – Profile

Nadine has over 25 years of public affairs, issues management and corporate communications experience. While the bulk of her career has been in the upstream oil and gas industry, she has worked in agriculture, health, and environmental services. Nadine has been privileged to work with teams and communities from coast to coast to coast on…

President’s Message – August 14, 2020

President’s Message August 14, 2020 Every August, the ACR Executive members come together for a strategy session to review our performance and discuss, sometimes debate, where our focus should be for the following year and into the future. This annual ritual helps us keep grounded and focused on what is most important to our members….

President’s Message – June 29, 2020

President’s Message June 29, 2020 We are months now into the pandemic and recession in Alberta and it can be awfully easy to slip into a pessimistic mindset about our current and future state. The daily dose of negativity through our news feeds can make it hard to see a positive path forward. But the…

President’s Message – May 29, 2020

President’s Message May 29, 2020 In our ACR board meeting last week, we had an inspiring conversation about how resource companies have adapted to public health and economic challenges over the last number of months. I came away with a sense of pride for the leadership and front-line workers in those companies. Of course, operating…

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