Lunch with speaker Dr. Grant Bartlett
Lessons Learned, One Man’s Journey – A brief Overview of the Historical, Social and Economic Impact of the Explorers, Map Makers and Entrepreneurs in Western Canada
Drawing on his extensive experience in most of the petroleum basins worldwide, Dr. Bartlett will tell us about his heroes, their accomplishments and what he has learned from them. These visionaries include people from the Geological Survey of Canada, Canadian academia, business leaders and major funders of energy start-ups. Some of the people you will hear about are Bill Mooney, Doc Seaman, Harley Hotchkiss, Chuck Schultz, Bernard Isautier, Eddie Laborde, Andie Baillie, George Dunlap, Ernie Pelzer, Smilie Rayborn, Rick George, and Bud McDonald.
Currently Grant Bartlett serves on the Advisory Board of Epoch Energy Development Inc., a Geothermal Energy Company, and is an Executive In Residence at WaterNext, a Western Canada water business accelerator. He has more than 40 years of diversified national and international experience and stewardship in industry, government and academia, all associated with petroleum producing basins and the oil and gas industry worldwide.