Author: Lorraine Sobers

Navigating A Changing Guyana: Pathways to Prosperity in the Era of Oil and Gas

On the evening of August 16, 2023, an enlightening and transformative dialogue unfolded at the Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House, University of London. This gathering, titled “Navigating a Changing Guyana: Pathways to Prosperity in the Era of Oil and Gas,” was meticulously organized to delve into the profound implications of Guyana’s burgeoning oil and gas sector. The collaboration between The Guyana Business Journal & Magazine (GBJ), the Caribbean Policy Consortium, Manchester Trade Inc., Guyana SPEAKS, and The Guyana UK Social Development Association brought together distinguished figures from diverse disciplines.

Transforming Guyana, Season II, Episode III: Environmental Stewardship in the Emerging Guyanese Oil and Gas Economy

Moderators Terrence Blackman Founder, Guyana Business Journal David Lewis Vice President, Manchester Trade Ltd Inc. & Co-chair, Caribbean Policy Consortium Speakers Ulric Trotz Science Adviser, Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre, Belize Sydney Allicock Former Vice President & MInister of Indigenous People’s Affairs Lorraine Sobers Lecturer, Department of Chemical Engineering, UWI

Transforming Guyana, Season II, Episode II, Local Content in the emerging Guyanese Oil and Gas Economy

MEDIA ADVISORY : Speakers DATE: July 12, 2023 Moderators You can view the webinar here Relevant Quotes Tony Paul:  Joel Bhagwandin:  Terrence Blackman:  Anthony Bryan: Thomas Rodriguez: André Brändli: Terrence Blackman, Ph.D., Founder & CEO Guyana Business Journal terrence.blackman@guyanabusinessjournal.com Dr. David E. Lewis, Fellow and Co-Chair, Caribbean Policy Consortium DavidLewis@ManchesterTrade.com

Transforming Guyana, Episode XII: Digitization and the emerging Guyanese Oil and Gas Economy

Media Advisory: The Guyana Business Journal (GBJ) & Caribbean Policy Consortium host Episode XII of the  Webinar Series, Transforming Guyana, Episode XII: Digitization and the emerging Guyanese Oil and Gas Economy Wednesday, May 10, 2023. Panelists: Lance Hinds, Chief Executive, BrainStreet Group & Director, DreamSpace Foundation, Eldon Marks, Tech Entrepreneur & Innovator, Mike Singh,  Chair, Guyana ICT Tech & Innovation Council, Multidimensional […]

Transforming Guyana, Episode XI: Empowering the Future

Transforming Guyana, Episode XI: Empowering the FutureGuyana’s Youth and the Oil & Gas Economy The Guyana Business Journal (GBJ) & Caribbean Policy Consortium welcome you to Episode XI of the  Webinar Series, Transforming Guyana, Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at 10:30 AM EST. Panelists: Karen Abrams, Founder STEM Guyana; Ronald Austin Jr., Columnist; Florence Alexi Larose, Consultant on Sustainable Development, Community Building, […]