2020 Scotiabank CAPP Energy Symposium

March 31, 2020 – Calgary, Alberta

The 2020 Scotiabank CAPP Energy Symposium will take place on April 7-8 in a virtual format. This year’s keynote speakers, fireside chats and panels will be hosted via webcast.

Canada’s premier energy conference connects the upstream oil and natural gas industry with the investment community. Presentations, discussions and keynote speakers will address how the upstream industry is managing through the current unprecedented market conditions.


Tuesday, April 7, 2020 – 7:15 a.m. – 1:35 p.m. MST / 9:15 a.m. – 3:35 p.m. EST
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 – 7:00 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. MST / 9:00 a.m. – 1:40 p.m. EST


Media is required to register with [email protected] in advance of the
2020 Scotiabank CAPP Energy Symposium to obtain webcast portal instructions. This business conference is not open to the public.

April 7


Opening keynote: Remarks from the Minister followed by a fireside chat with Jeff Tonken, President & CEO of Birchcliff Energy Ltd. and CAPP Board Chair
The Honourable Sonya Savage, Alberta Minister of Energy, MLA for Calgary-North West.

Keynote speaker: Remarks from the Premier followed by a virtual audience Q&A
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Premier of Alberta, MLA for Calgary-Lougheed

Panel: Opportunities and Challenges to Unlock the Value of Western Canadian Natural Gas

Tracy Robinson, EVP & President, Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines, TC Energy Corp.
Darren Gee, President & CEO, Peyto Exploration & Development Corp.
Jeff Tonken, President & CEO, Birchcliff Energy Ltd.

April 8


Keynote speaker: Canada in Crisis: Neglect of Essential Fundamentals and the Failure of Governance
Mac Van Wielingen, Founder & Partner, ARC Financial Corp. and appointed as a council member of The Premier’s Economic Recovery Council 

CEO Roundtable: Case Studies in Energy Sector Crisis Navigation – Canadian Energy Leadership Perspectives

Ian Dundas, President & CEO, Enerplus Corp.
Derek Evans, President & CEO, MEG Energy Corp.
Brett Herman, President & CEO, TORC Oil & Gas Ltd.
Andrew Phillips, President & CEO, PrairieSky Royalty Ltd.

CAPP press conference: CAPP will also offer the following virtual media availability open to questions for all media:

April 7

1:45 p.m. MST/3:45 p.m. EST
State of the industry in the current economic crisis and the road to recovery
Tim McMillan, President & CEO, CAPP

Conference call details: Media is required to register with [email protected] in advance of the CAPP press conference to obtain access information.  This media conference is not open to the public.


The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) represents companies, large and small, that explore for, develop and produce natural gas and oil throughout Canada. CAPP’s member companies produce about 80 per cent of Canada’s natural gas and oil. CAPP’s associate members provide a wide range of services that support the upstream oil and natural gas industry. Together CAPP’s members and associate members are an important part of a national industry with revenues from oil and natural gas production of about $101 billion a year. CAPP’s mission, on behalf of the Canadian upstream oil and natural gas industry, is to advocate for and enable economic competitiveness and safe, environmentally and socially responsible performance.

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For additional information:
Elisabeth Besson
Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers
(P):  403-465-2548
(E):  [email protected]

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