Monday, September 18th, 2017

CAPL Education & Conference Welcoming Reception
9:00am - 12:00pm 1. Dealing with Difficult People by: Gary McDougall - Encana Auditorium 500 Centre Street SE

2. Current Surface Rights & Aboriginal Issues By: Daron Naffin & Blake Williams -ConocoPhillips Auditorium 401 - 9 Avenue SW

1:00pm - 4:00pm 1. Introduction to Evaluations: A Case Study for Land Professionals by: Miles Hughes - Encana Auditorium 500 Centre Street SE

2. How to Prepare for an Alberta SRB Hearing by: Daron Naffin, Tim Myers & Rob Telford -ConocoPhillips Auditorium 401 - 9 Avenue SW

5:00pm - 10:00pm Welcome Reception - The Bow


Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Winsport Markin MacPhail Centre at Canadian Olympic Park
7:30am - 2:00pm Conference Registration at Markin MacPhail Centre
8:00am - 9:30pm Breakfast & General Meeting, Keynote- Jeremy Gutsche
9:30am - 9:45pm Refreshment Break
9:45am - 11:45am Breakout Sessions

  • ARO and JV Partners – When the Party’s Over
  • What will be Unconventional Next?
  • Indigenous Relations: Historical, Legal and its Current State
11:45am - 12:00pm Refreshment Break
12:00pm - 1:45pm Lunch & Keynote Speaker – Michael Tran
1:45pm - 2:00pm Networking Break
2:00pm - 4:00pm Breakout Sessions

  • Does Your Team have what it takes? Newco then vs now.
  • Recent developments in Surface Rights and Regulatory Matters
  • Natural Gas Panel Discussion
4:00pm - 7:00pm Sponsors’ Reception at Markin MacPhail Centre


Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Winsport Markin MacPhail Centre at Canadian Olympic Park
7:30am - 12:00pm Conference Registration
8:00am - 9:30am Breakfast & Keynote – Kerry Fraser
9:30am - 9:45am Refreshments Break
9:45am - 11:45am Breakout Sessions

  • Activism Vs Industry
  • Joint Venture Partner Insolvency – Risks and Opportunities
  • Bridging the Gap – China and Canada
11:45am - 12:00pm Refreshments Break
12:00pm - 2:00pm Lunch & Keynote – Stephen Harper
6:00pm - 12:00am Landman Social – Studio Bell East Village
Music, appetizers, mingling

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Various locations
9:00am - 12:00pm 1. Data Analytics in Augmented and Virtual Reality: Applications to the Oil and Gas Industry - CAPL Office 1600, 520 - 5 Avenue SW

2. An Overview of the Integrated Decision Approach/One Stop System and the Implications of Participant Involvement - ConocoPhillips Auditorium 401 - 9 Avenue SW

1:00pm - 4:00pm 1. LLR/LMR: Changing the Numbers2 -  ConocoPhillips Auditorium 401 - 9 Avenue SW

Professional Ethics - CAPL Office 1620, 520 - 5 Avenue SW

8:00am - 4:00pm Educational Field Trips
Core Lab for the Landman, Grassy Lakes hike, Golf Tune Up and 18 Hole Round, Guided Wine Tasting.


Welcoming Reception

The 2017 CAPL Conference is very honoured and excited to have Encana Corporation and Cenovus Energy host this year’s Welcoming Reception for the Conference.  Please come and enjoy the evening over a glass of wine and appetizers at The Bow overlooking the magnificent views of our City and the Rocky Mountains.The Welcoming Reception will be held on Monday September 18th, at 5:00 pm and located at the Bow at 500 Centre Street SW.

Dress: Business Casual to Semi-Formal

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Sponsors’ Networking Reception

Please join us Tuesday, September 19th,  at 4:00 pm for the Sponsors’ Networking Reception at the Markin MacPhail centre located at Winsport.  The evening will be yours to network with fellow delegates and Sponsors.  A complimentary drink will be served to everyone together with a variety of  appetizers.

Dress: Business Casual to Semi-Formal

Event Sponsor:
Land Solutions

Studio Bell Reception

To wrap up the 2017 CAPL Conference please join us for a Landman Social at the brand new Studio Bell, home of the National Music Center, located in East Village. This remarkable venue features a variety of exhibitions that tell the story of Canadian Music history. The evening will be filled with a decadent selection of appetizers and hot food stations, enough to keep you full all night long. Keeping with the music theme, the ‘Two Bit Bandits’ 4 piece band will be playing and rockin the studio throughout the evening.

Dress: Business Casual to Semi-Formal

Event Sponsors: