About us

The Oil Sands Developers Group (OSDG) is a non-profit, industry-funded association, located in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada.

OSDG represents oil sands operators and developers,  and works in cooperation with related industries, government, Aboriginal peoples, and other organizations active in the Athabasca oil sands region to define and address regional issues related to oil sands development, and to communicate accurate, credible information about Athabasca oil sands activity.

The Oil Sands Developers Group (OSDG) is an industry association representing
companies actively engaged in the development of Canada’s Athabasca oil sands region.
OSDG facilitates solutions to shared development issues related to Canada’s oil sands
and seeks to ensure information about the oil sands is disseminated to government,
key stakeholders and other interested parties.

The Oil Sands Discussion

OSDG is taking steps to improve the quality of discussion around oil sands both
by providing factual information and by demonstrating what industry is doing
to address both environmental concerns and the need for energy.

OSDG shares, discusses and disseminates information through:

  • Activities and events
  • National and international speaking engagements
  • Dissemination of fact booklets and surveys
  • Up-to-date, dynamic internet content
  • Media engagement