2018 Speaker Series: The State of World Energy Markets and Canada
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
The annual Progress Energy International Speaker Series featured an exclusive speaking engagement with Global Head of Commodity Markets Strategy and Senior Oil Market Strategist at BNP Paribas, Harry Tchilinguirian.
Frequently sought-after as a commentator on Bloomberg and CNBC, he is known as a leading authority on the state of oil and energy commodity markets. Join us to engage with this dynamic speaker to gain his perspective on global oil markets – where they are now and where they are headed.
Harry Tchilinguirian joined BNP Paribas Global Markets in August 2006 and is currently part of the firm's Global Markets Research group. Earlier, he was Global Head of Commodity Markets Strategy with the firm's Commodity Derivatives business line.
The Q&A session was moderated by Peter Tertzakian, Executive Director of ARC Energy Research Institute. Peter’s 30-plus years of experience in the business of energy combined with his unique ability to synthesize the world of energy transitions will help facilitate an interesting discussion.
Peter is an economist, investment strategist, advisor, author and public speaker on issues vital to the future of energy.
2017 Speaker Series: The Current State of Energy: A Global Perspective
Thursday, October 5, 2017
The inaugural Progress Energy International Speaker Series featured an exclusive speaking engagement with the 13th United States Secretary of Energy, Dr. Ernest Moniz. Known for his bipartisan support and commitment to an “all of the above” energy strategy, Dr. Moniz shared his insight on the global energy ecosystem.
As Secretary of Energy from 2013 to January 2017, Dr. Moniz advanced energy technology innovation, nuclear security and strategic stability, cutting-edge capabilities for the American scientific research community, and environmental stewardship. He placed energy science and technology innovation at the centre of the global response to climate change and negotiated the Iran nuclear agreement alongside the Secretary of State.