Noia, the Newfoundland & Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association’s 30th annual conference, Play on the Edge, will be held from June 17-20, 2014 at the St. John’s Convention Centre with a theme of Our Home. Our Energy. Our Future.
“Play on the Edge is Canada’s largest and longest running offshore oil industry event, featuring a host of local and international players in the oil & gas industry,” said Trevor Giles, 2014 Conference Chair. “2014 marks the 30th year of Noia’s Annual Conference and this milestone was the impetus for us to reflect on our past while contemplating how we put our best foot forward and prepare for the future.”
Some highlights of this year’s conference include:
- Keynote addresses by:
- Rick Mercer, Host of The Mercer Report
- John Hofmeister, Founder & CEO, Citizens for Affordable Energy and former President, Shell Oil Company
- Silken Laumann, Olympian
- The Leaders Panel featuring:
- Brian Tobin, former Premier of Newfoundland & Labrador
- Danny Williams, former Premier of Newfoundland & Labrador
- Seamus O’Regan, Panel Moderator
- Operator Updates from:
- Chevron Canada
- ExxonMobil Canada
- Husky Energy
- Nalcor Energy
- Statoil Canada
- Suncor Energy
The week-long Noia Conference contributes substantially to the provincial economy, especially to the hospitality and retail sectors in and around St. John’s.
For more information on Play on the Edge 2014, visit www.noiaconference.com or follow us on Twitter at @NoiaPlayonEdge.
Media agencies are encouraged to send representatives. Media are provided access to all Noia sessions and luncheons by registering and filling out a Media Registration Form, which can be obtained by contacting [email protected].