June 4-6, 2019 | Calgary, AB

Operational Excellence in Energy, Chemicals & Resources Blog

By: Mark Hutcherson, Director, Operations Excellence at ConocoPhillips

Predictive Analytics to Drive Real Time Production Optimization

In the lead up to the Operational Excellence in Energy, Chemicals & Resources Summit, we sat down with Mark Hutcherson, Director, Operational Excellence at ConocoPhillips to find out how the company is taking a next step toward digital transformation. Mark began his career with ExxonMobil in 2001 in facilities and project engineering roles. He joined Burlington Resources in 2005 and after the acquisition by ConocoPhillips in 2006, he transitioned to roles in production and completions engineering, supporting conventional oil and gas assets. Mark assumed his current role in mid-2017. 

By: Cynthia Hansen, Executive Vice President at Enbridge

Maintaining Your Safety Culture During Times of Transformation

In the lead up to the Operational Excellence in Energy, Chemicals & Resources Summit, we sat down with Cynthia Hansen, Executive Vice President at Enbridge. Cynthia Hansen is responsible for the overall leadership and operations of Enbridge Gas Distribution and Union Gas. Cynthia has over 19 years experience in operational, financial and safety leadership roles. Cynthia has also been named one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 by the Women’s Executive Network.