North American Energy: Innovation & Opportunity Forum - 12th Dec 2017

Connecting Irish Companies with Leaders & Innovators in the U.S. & Canadian Energy Industry

The global energy industry has faced unprecedented challenges in recent years, driving a new wave of innovation to improve efficiency of operations, save time & costs and generate new revenue streams for energy companies.

This event will include Key Market Trends & Forecasts, Impacts of Advanced Energy Adoption, Automation & Industrial IoT; Digital Transformation; Water Use & Management; Production Optimisation and more.


Who should attend?

Relevant to Enterprise Ireland clients associated with all aspects of conventional & renewable energy, power & chemicals, alternative fuels and the associated use of water & energy.


Date & Venue

This event takes place on Tuesday 12th December, 2017 in Clontarf Castle, Dublin 3, Ireland


Featured Speakers

Tassos Vlassopoulos
Tassos Vlassopoulos Former Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer GE Oil & Gas

Paul Deane
Paul Deane Executive Assistant to the President Former Global Chief of Plant Design & Piping Bechtel Oil, Gas & Chemicals

Tim Marchant
Tim Marchant Adjunct Professor of Strategy and Energy Geopolitics University of Calgary

Richard Seline
Richard Seline Executive Director AccelerateH2O

Jesse Finch Gnehm
Jesse Finch Gnehm Strategic Growth Leader Baker Hughes, a GE Company

Sarp Ozkan
Sarp Ozkan Manager of Energy Analytics Drillinginfo

Monica Rovers
Monica Rovers Head of Business Development - Global Energy Toronto Stock Exchange

Gary Slipp
Gary Slipp Founder & Principal Network Global Inc.


08:30amRegistration & Tea/Coffee
09:00amSeminar begins - Opening Remarks
09:10amConventional Energy Industry Trends & Forecasts
10:00amThe Energy Transition: Disruptions & Implications
11:00amMorning coffee break
11:30amPanel Discussion: Doing Business with Large Energy Companies
12:15pmPolicy & Politics: Help or Hinder Change?
1:00pmNetworking Lunch
1:45pmRenewable Energy Industry Trends & Forecasts
2:15pmInnovation in the Age of Uncertainty
2:55pmThe Intersection of Water and Energy
3:35pmPanel Discussion: Investing in the Future of Energy
4:15pmAfternoon coffee break
4:30pm1-to-1 Speed Meetings
Evening Reception



For further information and to register, please email

+1 (512) 792-5491



Brendan Roberts

VP, Energy & Engineering

Enterprise Ireland - Austin, Texas