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This event ran February 16-17, 2016 and has now finished.


Gold Sponsors

IBM, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


To leverage the Internet of Things for business decisions, companies need help processing large amounts of data to drive real-time actions.  At IBM, we understand that the Internet of Things requires an integrated fabric of devices, data, connections, processes, and people—and we respect the unique challenges of integrating digital Internet technologies with physical infrastructures. We are proven global leaders in the technologies that allow organizations to capitalize on the Internet of Things—Cloud, Analytics and Mobile—and we enable their back-end systems to support a full range of applications, allowing them to apply insight-driven actions to their business with confidence.

Ambyint, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Ambyint, established in 2015, has one of the first commercial solutions available which brings the Internet of Things (IoT) and sophisticated big data analytics to the oil patch. The proprietary platform combines and leverages the latest innovations in lightweight sensors, wireless communications and predictive data analytics, and enables oil producers to autonomously optimize their well assets, increasing production and efficiency, while reducing costs – both operational and maintenance – and ultimately, achieve a higher profitability.

Silver Sponsor

Oracle, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Oracle offers a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems. With more than 420,000 customers—including 100 of the Fortune 100—in more than 145 countries, Oracle provides a complete technology stack both in the cloud and in the data center. Oracle’s industry-leading cloud-based and on-premises solutions give customers complete deployment flexibility and unmatched benefits including application integration, advanced security, high availability, scalability, energy efficiency, powerful performance, and low total cost of ownership.

Lunch Sponsor

Bell, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Bell Mobility offers business customers across Canada blazing fast speeds, high quality coast-to-coast coverage and global roaming to more than 200 countries on a full range of wireless voice and data communications products. Those services are delivered across the most extensive wireless networks in the Canadian industry. Bell leverages the power and reach of those networks with an unmatched line-up of superphones, smartphones, tablets, Turbo Sticks and Turbo Hubs, enabling Bell to provide businesses access to everything from mobile email and messaging to complex business applications and live television coverage of news broadcasts and live major sports events. With the unmatched expertise that comes from over a century of industry-leading innovation, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of reliable and secure products and services covering broad range of enterprise-grade solutions suitable for every business.

Associate Sponsors

Schneider Electric, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of €25 billion in FY2014, our 170,000 employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Our connected technologies will reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.

At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.

The Streamline Group, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

The Streamline Group

The Streamline Group is a Management Consulting and Technical Architecture firm specializing in Oil and Gas Operational Technology offering Solutions Architecture, Project and Program Management, Operations Excellence and Subject Matter Expertise in all things related to the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Our focus is on finding and architecting holistic solutions, adding efficiencies and solving business problems while managing cost effectiveness for our clients.

The Streamline Group, along with it’s reputable partners, are leading the migration of a traditional Industrial Control environment towards a Middleware Architecture, with the adoption and promotion of the Messaging Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT) protocol. This architecture is proven to save our clients money, augment their business decision-making capabilities, simplify data management and analytics and help mitigate risk.

Cadeon, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Cadeon was founded in 2007 with the goal of delivering information management services differently and more effectively by using comprehensive, cohesive teams. By combining the skills of our experts with cutting edge technology, Cadeon can confidently save your business time, money and frustration by implementing proven software and processes to dramatically increase your business’ productivity.

Cisco, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Cisco enables people to make powerful connections–whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible–providing easy access to information anywhere, at any time.

Cisco was founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University. Since the company’s inception, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 65,225 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions in the company’s core development areas of routing and switching, as well as in advanced technologies such as home networking, IP telephony, optical networking, security, storage area networking, and wireless technology. In addition to its products, Cisco provides a broad range of service offerings, including technical support and advanced services.

Cisco sells its products and services, both directly through its own sales force as well as through its channel partners, to large enterprises, commercial businesses, service providers, and consumers.

iSolutions, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


iSolutions Inc. is a North American production data management consulting company that specializes in designing,  implementing and supporting historians (Honeywell PHD, Aspentech IP21, OSISoft PI …) and real-time reporting solutions (Honeywell Uniformance, Matrikon Operational Insight, Rockwell Vantagepoint, Capstone PARCView, OSISOft Visualization Suite ..) for Oil/Gas, Power Generation/Distribution, Mining, Manufacturing and Pulp/Paper clients.  We develop integration solutions that allow corporate users to access real time process parameters (pressures, rates, temperatures, volumes etc.) from integrated field/plant/midstream sites for engineering and operational optimization analysis. Our vendor agnostic, best of breed system implementations allow clients to make educated, site specific production and operational decisions based on the analysis of real time data from integrated field and plant systems.  We also have expertise with Field Data Capture (iSOLERA, Energy Components, PVR, Fieldview, ProdView…) and Asset/Maintenance Management (Infor EAM, SAP Asset Management, Maximo, JDE Asset Management …) systems and specialize in reporting, custom software development, data integration, big data analysis and IOT content development.

Rigstar Communications, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Rigstar Communications

Rigstar prides itself on delivering full service solutions. We use a systematic and strategic approach to meet your communication requirements.

Our customized, fully managed solutions include the following service components: Alberta SuperNet Last Mile Broadband, RF Engineering and Data Networking Solutions (LAN Extensions/Private WAN Networks), Unified Communications, Tower Construction and Maintenance, Wireless Intercoms and Two Way Radio Systems, Internet Data Centre Services, Cellular Boosters, IT Procurement, Fixed Mobile Convergence, Managed NOC Services and Device Management.


Innovation Partners

Terra ETL, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Terra ETL

Terra ETL is a growing consulting company based out of Calgary, AB. Established in 2012, Terra ETL is experienced in data management and governance, data modeling and architecture, system integrations, geomatics, information management, enterprise content management, and records management. Our clients are leaders in Pipelines and Exploration & Production all over the world. Terra ETL has partnered with clients in Africa, Asia, Canada, the Middle East, Europe, and the United States.

Nulli, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Nulli combines the big data relationship driven Neo4J™ Graphdb with the proven flexibility of the ForgeRock™ Identity Relationship Management system to secure access and auditing of your IoT world.   Nulli solutions provide the ability to query the relationships between the Identity of Things, People and Processes to drive contextual decisions supporting authorization over this complex security realm. Graph databases supplied by Neo4J can be developed by Nulli to address your Internet of Things security questions as well as business questions that are based on process data, monitored device status information and a host of business and policy metrics.    Nulli understands and can deliver Relationship Based Access Management (RelBAC) that leverages graphdb technology to instantly provide enhanced authentication, authorization and auditing to networks of interconnected and interdependent devices.   Nulli brings the best of ForgeRock and Neo4j to the forefront of your IoT requirements.


Alberta Oil, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Alberta Oil

In the pages of Alberta Oil, readers meet those individuals who are shaping the policy, the practices and the pursuits of Canada’s energy industry. The magazine provides readers with thought-provoking insight into the events, trends and developments that are unfolding as this industry moves into its expansive future.

EnergyNow.ca, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada



EnergyNow.ca is a FREE online news and data media service dedicated to providing essential up to date content to the Canadian oil and gas industry.

EnergyNow.ca provides “live” feed services so that energy professionals, field personnel, business owners and senior business leaders can get the most recent energy news, press releases, and energy jobs. In addition to the “live” feeds, EnergyNow.ca also provides timely information on industry data, upcoming events, and other important information.

Stay informed. Sign up for FREE daily energy news and data at EnergyNow.ca.

IoT Now, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

IoT Now

With exclusive analyst reports and specialist journalists, IoT Now is the leading global brand covering the Internet of Things, machine-to-machine communications (M2M), embedded devices and connected consumer devices. Delivering webcasts, bi-monthly magazines, white-papers, daily news and expert opinion pieces, IoT Now focuses on the deployment of these technologies across the enterprise, automotive, logistics, healthcare, utilities, travel, security and smart city verticals.

IoT Global Network, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

IoT Global Network

The IoT Global Network is a new platform for the IoT community. It is a destination where you can connect with industry experts and network across the IoT community to build the successful IoT business of the future. The site has a database of over 600 companies and products profiled on the site and this is growing daily. The IoT Global Network will increase transparency across the industry, providing a comprehensive guide while informing and raising awareness of issues and industry regulation. With regular news and blogs from experts plus up-to-date information about IoT events around the world, the IoT Global Network is a dedicated resource for every IoT professional.

Worldoils, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada


Worldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and the Maritime industries. Worldoils’ web portal www.worldoils.com has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace. In the recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs and other oilfield and subsea equipment.

Oil IT Journal, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Oil IT Journal

Published monthly since 1996, Oil IT Journal offers independent insight on upstream information technology, applications, knowledge and data management. The subscription-based newsletter is widely read throughout the industry. Oil IT Journal editors provide on the spot reports from industry conferences such as AAPG, EAGE, Energistics, PNEC, PPDM, SEG, SPE and others. Coverage includes E&P, pipeline, GIS, process and plant information management. In 2005, an independent study called oilit.com “the top website for energy IT professionals.”

The Oil & Gas Year, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

The Oil & Gas Year

The Oil & Gas Year is an exclusive series of annual reports and events dedicated to global energy executives.

TOGY reports cover more than 30 oil-rich markets and feature interviews with the key stakeholders of the international energy industry, in-depth articles, analyses and resources.

TOGY books present a clear picture of the global hydrocarbons industry and its associated sectors, from banking and finance to midstream and downstream.

Strategic roundtables, book launches and networking events bring government and industry stakeholders face to face to discuss dynamic and evolving business environments.

From the leaders to the leaders, The Oil & Gas Year is the Who’s Who of the global energy industry.

Oil & Gas Technology, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Oil & Gas Technology

Oil & Gas Technology (Brazil, Russia, India, China and global editions) reports on the latest technologies and innovations which are continuing to shape the oil and gas industry for a BRIC and emerging markets readership. The Oil & Gas Technology website brings exclusive and high quality news, interviews, case studies and technical news articles which focus on key areas of upstream, downstream and pipeline technologies; including exploration and production, refining and processing, downhole and drilling as well as subsea and other offshore topics.  The print editions of Oil & Gas Technology are distributed in bilingual format to a controlled circulation readership in Brazil, Russia, India and China as well as globally.

Certified Documentation and Data Management Association of Canada, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

Certified Documentation and Data Management Association of Canada

The Certified Document Management Association of Canada (CDMAC) is a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to improving the quality of the Document Management service for all industries across the nation. The goal is to create an environment of educated professionals as well as written and standardized best practices in the management of hard copy, electronic, and digital data.

OffComm News, sponsors Big Data & IoT in Oil & Gas Canada

OffComm News

OffComm News offers news and articles from around the globe covering connectivity innovation for operational infrastructure, as well as personal, personnel, and business communications technology for locations where connectivity is a challenge. Typical coverage includes insight from and for: enterprise network specialists, the satellite sector experts, the evolution of SCADA and Industrial Internet technologies, and practically everything in between for business and operations in maritime connectivity and oil and gas communications.