In response to the Alberta Government announcement of a State of Public Health Emergency, and in line with our commitment to your safety, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Global Energy Show 2021.

We know how important this show is to our global energy community, and we did not take this decision lightly. Planning is underway for 2022 with themes and ideas to continue our mission of shaping the future of energy at North America's most important energy event.

The 2022 Global Energy Show will take place June 7-9, 2022 at the BMO Centre, Calgary Stampede.

To our loyal exhibitors, delegates and attendees from around the world, rest assured your bookings will be transferred to 2022. Please keep an eye on your inbox for full details.

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North America's Leading Energy Event
September 21-23, 2021
BMO Centre at Stampede Park - Calgary, Canada


Brian Vaasjo


Brian Vaasjo

President & CEO
Capital Power

Brian Vaasjo is the President and CEO of Capital Power and has been since the company’s initial public offering in July 2009. Under his leadership, Capital Power has become Alberta’s leading developer of new power generation and has successfully acquired and developed new renewable power projects in B.C., Ontario, and the United States.

Brian possesses over 40 years of industry experience, which includes time as Executive Vice President of EPCOR and as President of EPCOR's Energy Division. At EPCOR, he was responsible for regional power generation (including clean coal initiatives), water operations and the growth of EPCOR‘s competitive power and water businesses across North America, as well as development and acquisition. He also was with the Enbridge Group of Companies for 19 years, during which time he played a substantial role in acquisitions, developments, and public offerings.

Brian was President of Capital Power Income L.P. from September 2005 until July 2009, and Chairman of the Board of its general partner from July 2009 to November 2011.

Brian holds an MBA from the University of Alberta, where he also received his undergraduate degree. He attended the University of Western Ontario Executive Program and is a Fellow of the Society of the Chartered Professional Accountants.

Brian is a member of the Financial Executives Institute of Canada and he serves on the board of Alberta Health Services.  He is past Board Chair of the United Way, the Alberta Capital Region, and the Alberta Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS). He also served on the boards of the Alberta Society of Management Accountants and the Citadel Theatre. He and his wife Dawn live in Edmonton and have three children.