Sunday 05/15/2016 - Wednesday 05/18/2016
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal

Program Director, Extractive Resource Governance Program, The School of Public Policy
University of Calgary
Dan McFadyen Executive Fellow and Program Director Extractive Resource Governance Program The School of Public Policy Dan McFadyen is an engineer with nearly four decades of experience in the public service and the energy sector. Dan joined The School of Public Policy as an Executive Fellow in September, 2013 and was appointed Program Director, Extractive Resource Governance Program at The School in June, 2014. Prior to joining The School, Dan served as Chairman and CEO of the Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) from February 1, 2008 until December 2012. As Chairman, Mr. McFadyen was responsible for directing the ERCB’s regulatory mandate governing energy resource development in Alberta. Before joining the ERCB, he served as Alberta Deputy Minister of Energy from January 2006 to December 2008. Over the course of his career, Mr. McFadyen has served as: • Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Public Policy with the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association, • Deputy Minister of Energy in Nova Scotia, and • Senior leadership positions with the Saskatchewan public service including the Saskatchewan Research Council, Department of Industry and Resources, and Department of Energy and Mines. Mr. McFadyen received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Manitoba and is a non-practicing member of the Association of Engineers, Geologists, and Geophysicists of Alberta.