Presentations
 
Bob Dunbar’s expertise and knowledge of the Canadian oil sands industry is widely recognized. He was frequently contacted by the print media for his views on the industry and has been quoted in The Economist, Fortune, Oilweek, Oilsands Review, the New York Times, the Globe and Mail, the National Post, the Calgary Herald and others. He has been interviewed several times on Canadian radio and television including the Business News Network (BNN).
 
Bob was a frequent presenter at oil sands industry conferences. PDF copies of many of his public presentations may be downloaded by clicking on the following links:
 
The Oil Sands: Canada's World Scale Hydrocarbon Resource; Calgary PMAC Professional Speaker Series Dinner Event; Alberta Institute Purchasing Management Association of Canada; Calgary, Alberta; April 25, 2012
Overview of Canada's Oil Sands Industry; CSSE Awards Banquet; Canadian Society of Senior Engineers; Calgary, Alberta; May 14, 2011
Overview of Canada's Oil Sands Industry; CAPPA Conference 2010; Canadian Association of Petroleum Production Accounting; Calgary, Alberta; November 2, 2010
Oil Sands Overview; Edge on Energy Seminar; Big Bang or Bust: The Impact of Large-Scale Energy Projects; Calgary, Alberta; October 5, 2010
Canada's Oil Sands Industry: Full Speed Ahead?; 2010 Global Petroleum Conference; Calgary, Alberta; June 10, 2010
"Dirty Oil" to "Green Bitumen": Can CCS Make this Happen?; 2009 CHOA (Canadian Heavy Oil Association) Fall Business Conference; Hanging on for the Ride; Calgary, Alberta; November 10, 2009
Oil Sands and its Future; 31st CAPL (Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen) Conference; Negotiating the Road Ahead; Lake Louise, Alberta; September 30, 2009
Oil Sands Outlook: How will the Challenges Facing the Industry Affect Growth?; 2009 Global Petroleum Conference; Calgary, Alberta; June 9, 2009
Will Canada's Oil Sands Industry Survive the Market Turmoil?; 6th Annual Canadian Oil Sands Summit; Insight Information; Calgary, Alberta; January 13, 2009
Canada's Oil Sands: Challenges and Opportunities; Certified Management Accountants of Alberta - Calgary Chapter Luncheon Meeting; Calgary, Alberta; September 16, 2008
The Economic Implications of the Challenges Facing Canada's Oil Sands Industry; 2008 Global Petroleum Conference; Calgary, Alberta; June 12, 2008
The Oil Sands: What is Needed to Realize the Potential?; National Buyer/Seller Forum; Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters; Edmonton, Alberta; March 27, 2008
Outlook and Issues for Canadian Oil Supply: Natural Gas and Oil Sands Production; Canada's Energy Future: 2008 Workshop; National Energy Board; Ottawa, Canada; January 22, 2008
Key Economic Challenges Facing the Canadian Oil Sands Industry; 5th Annual Canadian Oil Sands Summit; Insight Information; Calgary, Alberta; January 16-17, 2008
Will the Challenges Facing the Oil Sands Industry Limit Growth?; Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administration; Calgary, Alberta; May 16, 2007
Oil Sands Outlook: How will the Challenges Facing the Industry affect Growth?; 4th Annual Canadian Oil Sands Summit; Insight Information; Calgary, Alberta; January 16-17, 2007
Will the Challenges Facing Oil Sands Projects Curtail Industry Growth?; Canadian Society for Engineering Management; Calgary, Alberta; December 11, 2006
The Oil Sands: Canada's World Scale Hydrocarbon Resource; Kuala Lumpur Explorationists; Technical Meeting; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; June 13, 2006
Canada's Oil Sands: A World-Scale Hydrocarbon Resource; 11th Annual Asia Oil & Gas Conference; Balancing the Interests of Consumers and Producers; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; June 13, 2006
Oil Sands Industry Outlook; Presentation to the National Energy Board 2007 Energy Futures Working Group; Calgary, Alberta; May 5, 2006
Oil Sands Industry Energy, Hydrogen and Cogeneration; Cogeneration, Gasification and Steam Generation for the Oil Sands and Other Applications; CoGenCanada; Calgary, Alberta; April 5, 2006
The Contribution of Canada's Oil Sands to World Oil Supply; Washington State University Conference on Global Oil Depletion and Implications for the Pacific Northwest; Spokane, Washington; October 4-5, 2005
Will Canada's Oil Sands Make a Difference?; Centre for Global Energy Studies 26th Executive Retreat Meeting; Bagshot, Surrey, England; September 29-30, 2005
Updated Oil Sands Supply Outlook; Canadian Energy Research Institute 2005 Oil Conference; Kananaskis Village, Alberta; May 3, 2005
The Oil Sands: Canada's World-Scale Hydrocarbon Resource; Alaska Support Industry Alliance; Anchorage, Alaska; March 10, 2005
Energy and Hydrogen for Alberta's Oil Sands; Canadian Institute; Oil Sands Supply and Infrastructure Conference; Calgary, Alberta; February 10, 2005
Oil Sands Supply and Investment Needs in the Coming Years; China-Canada Energy Cooperation Conference; Edmonton, Alberta; November 26, 2004
Oil Sands Supply Outlook; Canadian Energy Research Institute 2004 Oil Conference; Kananaskis Village, Alberta; March 30, 2004
Oil Sands Supply Outlook - Potential Supply and Costs of Crude Bitumen and Synthetic Crude Oil in Canada, 2013-2017; Canadian Energy Research Institute Breakfast Seminar; Calgary Petroleum Club; March 10, 2004
Natural Gas Use in Alberta's Oil Sands Industry; Canadian Energy Research Institute North American Natural Gas Conference; Calgary, Alberta; March 1, 2004
Potential for Nuclear Energy in Canada's Oil Sands; Canadian Heavy Oil Association Annual Conference; Calgary, Alberta; November 18, 2003
Oil Sands Construction Outlook; Reed Construction Data Construction Industry Forecasts Conference; Toronto, Ontario; September 17, 2003
Economic Risks Facing Athabasca SAGD Bitumen Production; Third Annual Athabasca Oil Sands Conference; Canadian Heavy Oil Association; Fort McMurray, Alberta; September 3, 2003
Is There a Role for Nuclear Energy in Alberta's Oil Sands? Joint meeting of the Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers; Edmonton, Alberta; August 14, 2003
Does Nuclear Energy Have a Role in the Development of Canada's Oil Sands? Canadian International Petroleum Conference 2003; Calgary, Alberta; June 10 - 12, 2003