The Global Petroleum Show Awards (GPS Awards) will serve to recognize and celebrate the leaders who drive change and evolution in the energy industry through technology, corporate social responsibility and excellence.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 28TH, 2017
If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]
2017 Award Categories
Corporate Social Responsibility
This award will recognize the industry’s efforts in contributing to the betterment of the wider community which is directly linked to the oil & gas industry, and in which the organization operates.
Emerging Clean Technologies
This award is specific to non-renewable resources and is focused on innovative technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, including CO2 and methane, in the fossil energy industry.
This award recognizes any efforts, initiatives or technological developments that have minimized or eliminated the environmental footprint of the oil & gas industry.
Health & Safety
This award will acknowledge new technologies in health, safety and environment (HSE) which contribute to enhancing the overall HSE record of the energy industry.
This award will recognize an organization and local or national indigenous community that has demonstrated best efforts and success in consultation, business development opportunities or community development.
Innovation in Technologies
This award relates to a project, product, service or new R&D business model with an emphasis on high impact disruptive innovation rather than incremental iterations of current technologies.
This award will recognize an individual who has contributed to a global impact in advancing the industry through expansion, efficiencies or enhanced perceptions of the energy industry.
The scope of this award can include however is not limited to water treatment processes, water reduction, tailings management, water purification, energy reduction or energy conversion for water management, and waste water.
June 10, 2016 – February 28, 2017
Nomination forms are open for entry. The deadline to Submit is February 28, 2017. Submissions are to be emailed to [email protected]
March 31, 2017 – April 14, 2017
Preliminary stage of the evaluation process, in which the Judging Panel will produce a shortlist of nominees for each award. Each member of the Judging Panel will independently assess the entries and score the criteria on a scale of 1‐5 (1 = excellent, 5 = poor). The scores of the Judging Panel will be submitted to the Official Independent Advisor, Ernst & Young, to do a tally of the scores to produce the shortlist of final nominees. The shortlist will be announced on April 11, 2017. Shortlisted nominees may be required to submit addition information prior to April 14, 2017.
April 14, 2017 – June 13, 2017
Each member of the Judging Panel will be invited to discuss the shortlist of nominees at the official meeting in Calgary, AB. The Judges will meet to choose a winner in each category, which will later be announced at the GPS Awards Breakfast during Global Petroleum Show, June 13, 2017.
2017 Judging Panel
Director of Market Development at TD Williamson
President & CEO at Canadian Energy Research Institute
Conference Producer at dmg::events
Principal Consultant at CKP & Associates Consulting
Cesar Vera Mendez
Area Manager at Siemens
President& CEO at Indigenous Center of Energy
Sr. Advisor, Special Projects at University of Tulsa
Regional Director at Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC)
Director at Canadian Global Exploration Forum
Sr. Manager, Technology Advancement, Pipeline Integrity at Enbridge Pipelines
President and CEO at Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC)
Senior Manager, Research at Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business
Technology Development Advisor at Alberta Innovates
Industry Marketing Manager at Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery
Business Development Director, Energy at Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC)
Vice President Public, Government and Aboriginal Affairs at Enbridge Pipelines
Senior Manager, Communications & Engagement at CMC Research Institutes
Conference Manager at dmg::events
Director, GE Digital Solutions, Oil & Gas at GE Heavy Oil Solutions
Doctoral Researcher at University of Calgary