Global Energy: The Canadian Challenge

LAKE LOUISE, AB, Nov. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Bennett Jones will host prominent 
business and political leaders at the 10(th) anniversary of the Bennett Jones 
Lake Louise World Cup Business Forum on Friday, November 23 in Lake Louise, 
Alberta. 
Keynote speakers include: 


    --  David Dodge, Former Governor of the Bank of Canada
    --  Murray Edwards, Chairman, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
    --  Jim Prentice, Senior Executive Vice-President and
        Vice-Chairman, CIBC
    --  Peter Tertzakian, Chief Energy Economist and Managing Director,
        ARC Financial Corporation

"As the global energy landscape continues to shift, business and government 
are being challenged to respond to a variety of market and geopolitical forces 
which will shape Canada's stature as an energy superpower in a rapidly 
changing world", according to Perry Spitznagel, Vice-Chairman and Managing 
Partner of Bennett Jones' Calgary office. "How we respond to the 
opportunities and challenges will be played out on the national and 
international stage for many years to come".

Established in 2003 by a committee of dedicated and influential individuals 
with a passion for Canadian sport, the Bennett Jones Business Forum is now a 
premier business forum and includes the annual release of Former Bank of 
Canada Governor, David Dodge's Economic Update.

The Forum is held in conjunction with the first World Cup Downhill and Super G 
ski races of the season and provides a stage for business and relationship 
development while creating awareness and support for Alpine Canada Alpin.

Max Gartner, president of Alpine Canada Alpin said: "We have been part of the 
Bennett Jones Lake Louise World Cup Business Forum for a decade now and we are 
delighted to continue our association with this prestigious event, which 
brings together business leaders and the world's skiing elite."

About Bennett Jones Bennett Jones is home to more than 375 lawyers and 
business advisors and 495 staff in eight offices - Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, 
Ottawa, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha and Beijing. Our firm's leadership position is 
reflected in the law we practice, the groundbreaking work we do, the client 
relationships we have and the quality of our people. For more information 
visit: www.bennettjonesbusinessforum.com

When:    Friday, November 23, 2012
         9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
          

Where:   The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
         Heritage Hall
         111 Lake Louise Drive
         Lake Louise, Alberta T0L 1E0


Alanna Rittich Director, Business Development Bennett Jones LLP t: 
403.298.3085 c: 403.808.6486 E:ritticha@bennettjones.com 
Kelly Angele t: 403.818.0838 e:contact@bennettjonesbusinessforum.com   
SOURCE: Bennett Jones LLP 
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