Energy Futures Lab 2022 Showcase

About this event

The Energy Futures Lab welcomes you to join us in our new home at The Ampersand for a day of learning, connection and inspiration centred around the opportunities and possibilities emerging from the energy transition.

Come celebrate the impact our lab community has made, share in members’ successes and learnings, and engage with the ongoing initiatives being championed.

We invite you to come and help accelerate these important projects!

Event Details

Date: November 24, 2022

Time: 9am – 7pm

Location: The Ampersand Lounge and Conference Centre
+15 Level
112 4 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Who’s it for: This event brings together the Energy Futures Lab Team, Fellows, Ambassadors, Alumni, partners and collaborators to lend insight to and help advance the work in our current portfolio of initiatives.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is by invitation only due to venue capacity limits. If you or someone you know would like to attend but did not receive an invitation, please email us at

Agenda – November 24

8:00 – 9:00
Registration and coffee
9:00 – 9:45
Welcome and opening
9:45 – 11:00
Energy Futures Lab Impact Stories

Hear from our social innovators on how they are making an impact on important energy transition topics ranging from battery metals to energy affordability to grid modernization to art in energy to the future of hydrocarbons, and learn how you can get involved.

11:15 – 12:00
Open Space Dialogues

Dig deeper on the Energy Futures Lab Impact Stories by engaging with our community of innovators in a dynamic yet relaxed setting to learn more about their work and what it can mean for you.

12:00 – 1:00
Lunch (provided)
1:00 – 2:15
Energy Futures Lab Impact Stories

Round #2!

2:30 – 3:30
Open Space Dialogues

Round #2!

3:30 – 4:00
4:00 – 7:00

Confirmed Speakers


  • Meghan Lohmann – eVenture NW Alberta eMobility Network
  • Eric Pelletier – Battery Metals Vision and Roadmap
  • Melanie Ross – Alberta Native Friendship Centres Association Energy Retrofits
  • Matt Mayer – Digital Innovation for Net-Zero Buildings
  • Yasmin Abraham – Behind Closed Doors: Energy Poverty in Canada
  • Victor Del Valle – Spirit of the Earth
  • Brian Nicholson – Financing Future-Fit Hydrocarbons


  • Miles Jolliffe – Indigenous Equity Participation
  • Geoffrey Tauvette – Sustainable Aviation Fuels
  • Jochem Kamstra – Carbon Capture Utilization and Sequestration (CCUS) Ecosystem
  • Terri-Lynn Duque – Alberta’s Electricity Future
  • Barend Dronkers – Grid Sandbox
  • Mark Hopkins – Energy Futures Print Portfolio
  • Juli Rohl – Rural Community Resilience in Energy Transition