Euromoney Seminars and Project Finance Magazine proudly present The 4th Annual Canadian Power Finance Conference. Last year, over 240 market-makers gathered to debate the most pressing issues in Canada’s power finance market.
Once again, Toronto is the place to hear an esteemed line-up of speakers discuss the strategies and innovative deal structures needed to develop Canada’s pipeline of projects. The event offers a platform for debate and networking that is invaluable to any participant in the Canadian power finance space.
Register today and benefit from:
· Expert insight into the important issues affecting the industry now
· Extensive networking opportunities with key government officials, utilities, regulators, developers, manufacturers, banks, life co.'s, equity investors, lawyers and advisors
· Real-time market intelligence from industry leaders, including the key developers bringing power projects to market
Key topics to be discussed:· Developers’ panel: What finance is needed to develop Canada’s short- and long-term power project pipeline?· How can ECAs help provide long-term liquidity to Canadian power finance deals?· Bringing PPPs to the power sector· Transmission: Managing grid access and economics· Alternative sources of finance: What is driving investment in power and renewable assets?· What conditions must be in place to make solar projects bankable?· Aboriginal-led power projects: Drawing from deal experience to debate financing strategies· Canada’s changing lending landscape: What financing options are still available to IPPs?· How can the bond market become a key source of long-term capital for Canadian power projects?Expert speakers confirmed to speak this year include:Mike Garland, Chief Executive Officer, Pattern EnergyHimanshu Saxena, Managing Director, Starwood Energy Group GlobalJean Trudel, Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice-President – Communications, Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.Linda Bertoldi, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLPPaul Bradley, Chief Financial Officer, Northland PowerPaul Cutler, Treasurer, NextEra EnergyIan Robertson, Chief Executive Officer, Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.Nancy Tower, Executive Vice President, Business Development, Emera Inc.and Chief Executive Officer, Emera Newfoundland and LabradorJonathan Duguay-Arbesfeld, Vice President, Casgrain & CompanyJan Carr, Corporate Director and Former Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Power AuthorityDavid Erickson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO)Carmelo Restifo, Vice President - Director, Power and Utilities, Union Bank Canada BranchGeraint Breeze, Executive Director, Project Finance, Power and Infrastructure, CIBCWilliam Sutherland, Senior Managing Director, Manulife Financial CorporationA. Murray Eastwood, Senior Director, Energy and Infrastructure, CIT CanadaBruce Fowler, Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLPGrant Arnold, Vice President, Business Development and Operations, BluEarth Renewables John Brace, Chief Executive Officer, Northland PowerDan Woznow, Divisional Vice President Asset Management - Power, AltaGas Ltd. Valerie Helbronner, Partner, Torys LLPBill Nguyen, Director, Project Finance and Corporate Development, SunEdisonDave Rogers, Chief Executive Officer, AMP Solar Group Inc.John Carson, Chief Executive Officer, Alterra Power Corp
Michelle Chislett, Vice President – Solar Development, International Power Canada and Member of the Board, CanSIA Scott Kraag, Partner, Torys LLPPaul Harricks, Partner, GowlingsMichael Smerdon, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice-President, Capstone Infrastructure CorporationMary Hemmingsen, Senior Vice President, Brookfield Darren Finkbeiner, Manager of Market Development, Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)Mike Crawley, President, International Power Canada (IPR-GDF Suez)JoAnne Butler, Vice President, Electricity Resources, Ontario Power AuthorityDoug Ewing, Vice President, Projects, Partnerships British ColumbiaJim Harbell, Partner, Stikeman Elliott LLPJean Letourneau, CPA, CA, Vice President, Finance, Kruger Energy Inc.Matt O’Brien, President, Connor Clark & Lunn InfrastructureLewis Smith, Partner, Stikeman Elliott LLP
Here's what some of the delegates from 2012 had to say:
“An informative event that will help all in the power industry successfully navigate and assess risks, processes, jurisdictions and opportunities”
-James Crouse, Nordex USA
“The one conference to attend for renewable finance”
-Guy Painchaud, Eolectric
We look forward to seeing you in January in Toronto.
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