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Canadian Oil and Gas Production and Costs Outlook

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ABSTRACT

Join GeoWomen of Calgary for a presentation by Dinara Millington, Vice President Research at the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI).  

CERI’s mission is to provide relevant, independent and objective economic research of energy and environmental issues to benefit business, government, academia and the public.

EVENT DETAILS

  • WHEN: Wednesday May 29th, 2019
  • WHERE: geoLOGIC Room (2nd Floor), Aquitaine Tower, 540 – 5 Ave SW
  • AGENDA: 12:00pm – 1:00pm (bring your lunch)
  • This is a FREE event. No registration required. All are welcome.

BIOGRAPHY

Dinara Millington joined CERI in February 2004 and assumed her current role as a Vice President, Research in April 2014.  Dinara is responsible for managing the Institute’s research agenda including leading the oil sands projects, assisting in the production of market research, economic analysis and economic modeling. Ms. Millington has participated in various projects involving oil sands, crude oil, natural gas, LNG, and renewable energy.

Dinara sits on the Editorial Committee of the Institute’s Energy Quarterly Report and Geopolitics of Energy journal and provides economic commentary for CBC, Global TV, The Globe and Mail, the BNN and other local, national and international news outlets.

Dinara graduated with a Masters of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Calgary, specializing in Econometrics and Time-series Analysis. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with minor in Finance. Ms. Millington spent some time studying at Masarykov University in Brno, Czech Republic, as well as worked and lived abroad in Kazakhstan.


Uncommon Common Sense at the Intersection of Leadership, Mentoring, Learning and Life

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Join the CSEG Mentorship Program and GeoWomen of Calgary for an interactive workshop with David Abday, P.Eng..  The goal of this workshop is to provide you with practical insights for self-development and leading others; developing potential for you, your team, your organization and those you mentor.   A series of 2×2 matrices will be presented, discussed and shared; offering perspective, giving you hope and encouraging you in leading yourself and others.

EVENT DETAILS

WHEN | Wednesday, February 27, 2019
WHERE | geoLOGIC Room (2nd Floor), Aquitaine Tower, 540 – 5 Ave SW
AGENDA | 11:45AM  Networking
12 – 1PM  Presentation by David Abday, P.Eng.

Everyone is welcome! This event is free to attend, and no registration is required.

BIOGRAPHY  

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David’s career has been focused on improving team, project and company performance with a focus on technical team alignment, coaching, mentoring and practical “on the job” leadership training.  He is a practitioner able to deliver people-dependent return on investment through building relationships and by being a catalyst for successful project delivery and organizational transformation.  David has been trusted to improve team performance by creating an environment where trust, respect and service flourish. His passion is investing in the lives of the emerging generations of leaders through mentoring, equipping, and training to see them develop and grow on their journey to their potential.

David has extensive experience in the energy industry in Canada and the U.S., as well as experience in various industries across Canada.  More recently he has been involved in North American oil, natural gas and LNG mega-projects.

Find more about CSEG Mentorship Program, here.  GeoWomen of Calgary is a GeoCommunity of the CSPG.

Cultivate Leadership Presence & Step Up to Your Next level of Impact

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“There has never been a more significant moment in history for women to step into Bold & Visible feminine leadership.”

Join GeoWomen of Calgary for a presentation by Callie B. Elwayns, Founder and CEO of Bold & Visible, where she will share her experience on how to cultivate leadership presence; stop dimming down and step into greater levels of confidence, visibility and impact.

EVENT DETAILS

WHEN | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

WHERE | geoLOGIC Room (2nd Floor), Aquitaine Tower, 540 – 5 Ave SW

AGENDA | 11:45AM  Networking

12 – 1PM  Presentation by Callie Elwayns

Everyone is welcome! This event is free to attend, and no registration is required.

BIOGRAPHY

janCallie B. Elwayns is a transformational leadership mentor, story teller and community builder. Callie’s journey from living on the streets as a young teen, to becoming a corporate CEO and community leader, was marked with many struggles and triumphs. She is a living role model for how to cultivate the

courage to break through our own inner glass ceilings and step up to play our biggest game!

Callie offers transformational workshops, retreats, and coaching to catapult women into bold new levels of leadership, visibility, and authentic self-expression. Let go of old patterns and learn to use your body, voice, and presence powerfully and expressively to increase your confidence, visibility, and impact. Callie’s unique method draws on performing arts-based practices such as voice and movement training, improvisation, personal story telling, and more, to awaken an embodied experience of authentic feminine power and presence.

A born-and-raised Calgarian, Callie is a high-achieving executive with over 20 years’ collaborative leadership experience. Notable success as Executive Director of the Calgary Regional Partnership & Calgary Regional Economic Development Alliance, leading the process for 14 municipalities, industry and other diverse interests to create a shared vision, and negotiate terms, for a long-term growth plan for the Calgary Region.

Callie is Chair of the Grizzly Den, a panel of influential Calgary business leaders, similar to television’s Dragon’s Den, who listen to the pitches of clients coming through Higher Landings’ career transformation program.  She holds a Master of Leadership and a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Victoria in British Columbia.