Speeches and interviews

Our staff are often asked to speak at events or participate in media opportunities. Read some of their recent speeches or check out a few interviews. It’s a great way to learn more about Cenovus and what’s happening in our industry.

Aug 31

August 31, 2016 – Financial Post

Solvents to the rescue: How chemistry can save the oilsands industry

Aug 1

August 1, 2016 – Context Magazine article

Industry collaborates on solutions to caribou depredation

Jun 10

June 10, 2016 – Oilsands Review article

Cenovus hires former tanker captain Claus Thornberg to get more crude overseas

May 27

May 27, 2016 – Presentation to the Canadian Club of Toronto
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Can Canadian oil and natural gas be part of a clean energy future?

May 21

May 21, 2016 – Heavy Oil & Oilsands Guidebook 2016

Beating Budget - strong collaboration between supply chain stakeholders helped the Christina Lake optimization project stay within the lines

Apr 27

April 27, 2016 – Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Annual General Meeting of Shareholders address

Feb 9

February 9, 2016 - Opinion piece in The Globe and Mail
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

A new conversation about pipelines

Jan 22

January 22, 2016 - Network for Empowered Women conference
Judy Fairburn – Executive Vice-President, Business Innovation

Imagine the possibilities, create your opportunities

Jan 14

January 14, 2016 - Forbes article
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Brian talks innovation and climate change with Forbes

Jan 6

January 6, 2016 - CNBC interview
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

How Cenovus is responding to volatile oil prices

Oct 5

October 5, 2015 - Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference
Judy Fairburn – Executive Advisor, Cenovus Energy

Shaping Energy Technology for the Future

Jun 11

June 11, 2015 - Financial Executives International conference
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Financial leverage: How financial leaders exert strategic influence

Apr 29

April 29, 2015 - Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders address

Feb 6

February 6, 2015 - Alberta Chamber of Resources banquet awards
Brian Ferguson – President & Chief Executive Officer

Resource Person of the Year acceptance speech

Dec 9

December 9, 2014 - Oil Sands 101 Meetup
Drew Zieglgansberger - Senior Vice-President, Operations Shared Services

Understanding the oil sands

Jul 8

July 8, 2014 - TD Securities Energy Conference
Brian Ferguson - President & Chief Executive Officer

More 2 the story

May 10

May 10, 2014 - AIESEC Canada Youth to Business Forum
Jacqui McGillivray - Senior Vice-President & Chief People Officer

Why you should love what you do

Mar 6

March 6, 2014 - Ivey Sustainability Conference
Judy Fairburn - Executive Advisor, Cenovus Energy

Driving sustainability in Canada’s energy sector

Jan 22

January 22, 2014 - Oil Sands 101 Meetup
Liz Hannah - Vice-President, Communications

Why (and how) Cenovus is standing up for oil

Liz Hannah, Vice-President, Communications presents at Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
Nearly 200 people attended the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
A question from the audience at the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
The panel answering questions at the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
Jan 15

January 15, 2014 - The Canadian Club
Brian Ferguson - President & Chief Executive Officer

The story of oil

Liz Hannah, Vice-President, Communications presents at Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
Nearly 200 people attended the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
A question from the audience at the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy
The panel answering questions at the Oil Sands 101 Meetup Courtesy Cenovus Energy