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ISA Calgary’s January Technical Dinner
January 27 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Squeezing Oil & Gas out of Rock, Shale and Sand – the history of Alberta Energy and an Overview of Industry
Presented by Blaine Barnes
The history of oil and gas in Alberta is rich, and even humorous at times. We’ll explore where Alberta energy began, and where we’re at as we enter this new decade. Alberta-based ISA members & automation professionals are often employed in the energy sector, and for those involved in natural gas industries, you’ll learn a bit about oil sands and conventional oil production. For those involved in heavy oil, you’ll learn a bit about natural gas production. The presentation will include interactive polls and prizes.
About the Presenter:
Blaine Barnes is an instrumentation engineering technologist and a journeyman instrument technician. He graduated from SAIT almost 20 years ago, and on January 7th he celebrated his 18th year with Tundra Process Solutions. He is a senior ISA member, and currently the ISA District 10 Vice President-Elect (D10 includes 10+ Western Canadian and U.S. sections). Blaine is passionate about measurement, instrumentation, and the history of Canadian energy.
Location: The Winston Golf Club, 2502 6 Street NE, Calgary