Horizon 2016: Invitation to QOGA’s 6th annual conference


Horizon 2016 : the 6th edition of QOGA’s conference will be held on November 2nd and 3rd

Montréal, August 14 2014 – Quebec Oil and gas Association (QOGA) is proud to announce that its 6th annual conference will be held on November 2nd and 3rd, at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in Montreal. The event, which is a  must-attend for the industry, will put together economic and political leaders of Quebec, as well as oil and gas businesses that work on the field to make a real difference. Under the banner “Horizon 2016″, the conference wants to show that Quebec’s oil and gas industry is ready to take the next steps.

In that respect, we are now able to present the speakers that have already confirmed their participation. Pierre Arcand, Minister of Energy and Natural resources will speak at the prestige luncheon. Françoise Bertrand, President of the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec, will speak to attendees during the opening breakfast. Pierre-Olivier Pineau, leader of the Energy Management Chair at HEC Montreal will, for his part, talk about the economic perspectives of the industry in Quebec.  Chris Tucker, team leader at Energy in Depth will present a recap about gaz production in the US.

Of course, the conference doesn’t forget scientific and technical presentations. On top of having with us all the corporations that do real production work in Quebec, the conference will welcome professor Zhuoheng Chen of the Canada Geological Commission. We will also have speakers from Baker Hughes and Golder Associates.

« Because of our program, I am convinced that the 6th edition of the conference will be a great success. Our burgeoning industry in growing fast in Quebec and the November event will be the best time to put all the important leaders that can make a difference in making thins even better » said Michael Binnion, President of QOGA.

The final program will be released in early September. Speakers will be added to our Website as soon as we have confirmation of their participation.



QOGA was created to facilitate exchanges about the oil and gas industry in Quebec. To get a hold on us via Twitter Twitter, follow the @APGQ_officiel. You can also get to know us with our Web site at  www.apqg-qoga.com.

SOURCE : Quebec Oil and Gas Association (QOGA


For information :

David B. Lefebvre

Communications Director

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418 261-2941