Energy Strategy and Finance

Program filled and closed for 2019 - future dates to be determined.

2-week Program: September 16 to September 27, 2019
(Edmonton, Jasper/Banff, Calgary)

This oil and gas program is designed to meet education and career needs of middle to higher level professionals in firms or resource ministries worldwide. Participants use Western Canada’s dynamic energy sector as a foundation for understanding the links between individual resource plays and global energy trends. The goal is to deepen awareness of risks, uncertainties, and challenges in the global petroleum environment. Participants attain this by taking up and utilizing current concepts in resource management, generating strategy within peer groups, developing sound evaluations, and applying these in an engaging learning environment.

Key program elements:

  • Linked training blocs from core areas of strategic management including:
    • global trends and emerging issues
    • regulatory frameworks
    • strategic management of energy resources
    • energy finance
    • energy finance from a strategic perspective
    • supply chain management
    • petroleum project management
    • extraction and production technologies
    • human resource management
    • managing change
    • tolling, tariff and regulatory transportation concerns
    • oil and gas marketing and trading
    • pipeline integrity management
  • Case studies, developed and presented within peer teams
  • Rotation to key Alberta locations, including program site visits:     
    • administrative capital (Edmonton)
    • industry headquarters (Calgary)
    • Rocky Mountains (double occupancy) OR the Alberta Oilsands