2018 Conference Program

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Tuesday May 1 Wednesday May 2
Placeholder
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast provided
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Registration and breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
WELCOME REMARKS
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
CONFERENCE WELCOME
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Bernadette Conant, Canadian Water Network

OPENING REMARKS
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Edgar Westerhof, Arcadis U.S. Inc.

Refreshment break
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Refreshment break
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
PLENARY PANEL AND DISCUSSION
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Utilities of the Future
New trends, technologies and innovations that are shaping the water landscape.

Chair: Linda Gowman, Trojan Technologies
Cathy Bailey, City of Cincinnati
Debra Coy, XPV Water Partners
Carl Yates, Halifax Water

Lunch provided
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch provided
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
CONFERENCE REMARKS
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
PLENARY PANEL AND DISCUSSION
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Complex Challenges, Varied Solutions:
Finding the right balance for progressive water management

How do utilities navigate tough management decisions? The panelists will discuss how local circumstances and other variables impact decision making.

Chair: Lou Di Gironimo, City of Toronto
Chantal Morissette, City of Montréal
Ted Robbins, Capital Regional District, Victoria
Rob Spackman, City of Calgary
Patricia Wilson, City of Regina

Refreshment break
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
CLOSING REMARKS
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Placeholder
3:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Conference break
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
RBC WELCOME RECEPTION & RESEARCH AND SOLUTIONS POSTER SHOWCASE
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Blue Cities Networking
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM

SCADDABUSH Italian Kitchen and Bar
382 Yonge Street Unit #7 Toronto
Reservation under: Canadian Water Network

Tuesday May 1

  • Placeholder
    7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Registration and breakfast
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
  • CONFERENCE WELCOME
    9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
  • OPENING REMARKS
    9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
  • Refreshment break
    10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
  • PLENARY PANEL AND DISCUSSION
    10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Lunch provided
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Refreshment break
    3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Conference break
    5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • RBC WELCOME RECEPTION & RESEARCH AND SOLUTIONS POSTER SHOWCASE
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Blue Cities Networking
    8:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Wednesday May 2

  • Breakfast provided
    7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • WELCOME REMARKS
    8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Refreshment break
    10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
  • Lunch provided
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • CONFERENCE REMARKS
    1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • PLENARY PANEL AND DISCUSSION
    1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • CLOSING REMARKS
    3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Placeholder
    3:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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