News Release

 Siegfried W. Kiefer to Keynote Energy, Resources & Marine Symposium 2017 Calgary 


Toronto, Canada (September 12, 2017) – The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today announced Siegfried W. Kiefer as the keynote speaker for GBTA Canada’s fourth annual Energy, Resources & Marine Symposium 2017 Calgary, October 3.


Siegfried W. Kiefer, President of Canadian Utilities Limited, is a leading executive in the provincial energy sector and will be providing insights into the future of Canada and Alberta’s oil, gas and resources companies.


“We are thrilled to host Siegfried W. Kiefer at our 4th annual ERM symposium in Calgary,” said Nancy Tudorache, director of operations for GBTA Canada. “Mr. Kiefer’s experience certainly speaks for itself, and his insights into these specialized industries will be invaluable to all who attend.”


This event is geared towards buyers who manage travel within companies in the energy, resources and marine sectors. Business travel professionals will be able to partake in education sessions, discussion panels, and exclusive networking opportunities.


Attendee registration is open now. Complimentary registrations will be offered for those in the travel buyer and logistics capacities. For more information and the latest developments, please visit



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About the Global Business Travel Association
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is the world’s premier business travel and meetings trade organization headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area with operations on six continents. GBTA’s 9,000-plus members manage more than $345 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually. GBTA and the GBTA Foundation deliver world-class education, events, research, advocacy and media to a growing global network of more than 28,000 travel professionals and 125,000 active contacts. To learn how business travel drives lasting business growth,