Mark your calendar! CANECT 2019 will be held May 7-9, 2019 at the Venetian Banquet & Hospitality Centre. More details will be announced.

Thank you to all speakers, attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors who helped make CANECT 2018 a success! See event photos below.

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Proven. Trusted. Relevant.

For over 27 years, CANECT courses have met the needs of Canada’s environmental managers and professionals.
Attend CANECT to keep up-to-date with new environmental regulations and expand your awareness and best practices.

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Course Topics

Courses are lead by Canada’s leading environmental professionals and feature speakers from government agencies, industry and municipalities.

CANECT course topics include:

  • Environmental regulation and compliance
  • Brownfields – Regulation and liability and best practices
  • Environmental due diligence for managers and supervisors
  • Managing industrial air emissions
  • Dealing with spills and environmental emergencies
  • Environmental management systems
  • Water & Wastewater Regulation and Compliance
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Benefits

CANECT’s practical professional development courses are designed to help you meet your environmental responsibilities.

  • Receive a Certificate of Attendance featuring Continuing Education Credits (CECs).
  • Access leading experts for one-on-one solutions to specific compliance problems.
  • Demonstrate your organization’s commitment to environmental due diligence.
  • Take home valuable reference and guidance materials.
  • Update your knowledge of new regulations.
  • Connect with technology and service providers.

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2018 Course Chairs

Jill Baker

Golder Associates Ltd.

    Janet Bobechko

    Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

      Sean Capstick

      Golder Associates Ltd.

        Rosanna DiLabio

        Pinchin Ltd.

          Albert Engel

          Fogler, Rubinoff LLP

            John Georgakopoulos

            Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

              Sarah Gilbert

              Bennett Jones LLP

                Len Griffiths

                Bennett Jones LLP

                  Randy Sinukoff

                  Stantec Consulting Ltd.

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                    TESTIMONIALS

                    What delegates say about CANECT

                    I liked the interaction with the guest speakers on the topics. It was nice to be able to talk with them during the breaks. They were all very professional.
                    Kevin GrosbeckEHS Supervisor @ Great Lakes Copper
                    It’s all great information. All speakers are excellent and offer a lot of opportunity for questions with great answers. Also great handout packages.
                    Cheryl MasseEHS Specialist @ TS Tech Canada
                    All speakers were very knowledgeable. Handout materials were excellent.
                    Chemical SpecialistDaymond Aluminum

                    Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities

                    Download the CANECT 2019 Exhibitor Prospectus to see exhibit and sponsorship opportunities.

                    Thank you to CANECT's 2018 exhibitors and sponsors.

                    CANECT 2018 Sponsors

                    Goerisk logo
                    LimeGREEN logo
                    ES&E Magazine logo
                    SciCorp logo
                    UBC MEL logo
                    cbn logo
                    CWWA logo
                    ERIS logo
                    Partners In Project Green logo
                    Warren’s Waterless Printing logo

                    2018 Exhibitors

                    Ottawa/Toronto, ON & Gatineau/Montreal, QC
                    613-816-2948
                    E-mail: contact@georiskes.com
                    Web: www.georiskes.com
                    Contact: Franck Diedro

                    Goerisk logo

                    Description

                    We offer the following expertise across Ontario and Quebec: Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment • Phase 2 Environmental Site Assessment • Water quality testing and monitoring • Monitoring of environmental remediation • Environmental due diligence • Filling Record of Site Condition (RSC) • Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Survey • Underground water sampling & well monitoring • Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) Survey • Soil gas measurement and contamination mapping • In-Situ DNPL / LNPL measurement • Environmental monitoring of mining sites • Mobile Lab & Emergency In-Situ measurement • Utilities locating and underground storage tanks • XRF measurement & geostatistics mapping.

                    Hamilton, ON
                    844- 444-2100
                    E-mail: info@limegreeninc.com
                    Web: www.limegreeninc.com
                    Contact: Kevin Bailey

                    LimeGREEN logo

                    Description

                    LimeGREEN has been one of Ontario’s fastest growing tank rental companies, with equipment yards located in the GTA, Eastern Ontario, and North of the GTA. We are 100% Canadian owned, easy to do business with, and proven results. Many sectors have benefited from LimeGREEN’s service, and rental inventory such as Construction, Pipeline, Industrial Services, Drilling, Dewatering, Water Treatment Plants, Refineries, Mines and many others.  Tanks, tanks, and more tanks.  Waste tanks, settling tanks, open top tanks, weir tanks or Enviro tanks, and many other types, all designed to SAVE you TIME and MONEY. Supporting the growing inventory of tanks, are Filters, pumps, and hose, spill berms, and flowmeters.  Have a special “one off” request? Speak to a LimeGREEN representative about your needs, and we’ll work with you, to help keep your project on schedule, and on budget.

                    Mississauga, ON
                    905-829-1749
                    E-mail: info@scicorp.net, bill@scicorp.net
                    Web: www.scicorp.net
                    Contact: Bill Waters

                    SciCorp logo

                    Description

                    Odors are eliminated and Sludge is diminished with SciCorp International’s BIOLOGIC™ SR2, solving problems and saving money for companies and municipalities worldwide. This powerful and natural formulation is now being relied on by some of the largest wastewater and landfill facilities around. See what we can do for you at www.scicorp.net.

                    Vancouver, BC
                    604-827-4136
                    E-mail: apscpp@apsc.ubc.ca
                    Web: www.mel.ubc.ca
                    Contact: Aurore Plavis

                    UBC MEL logo

                    Description

                    Invest in your career with a UBC Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) degree: The MEL is a unique master’s degree designed for engineering, science, architecture and planning professionals. This game-changing degree combines technical, business management and leadership skills you need to succeed. In 12 months, you can take the next step in your career with one of our master degrees: Master of Engineering Leadership in: Advanced Materials Manufacturing, Clean Energy Engineering, Dependable Software Systems, High Performance Buildings, Integrated Water Management, Urban Systems, Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering.

                    Toronto, ON
                    416 745 8200
                    E-mail: glaycock@warrenswaterless.com
                    Web: www.warrenswaterless.com
                    Contact: Glenn Laycock

                    Warren’s Waterless Printing logo

                    Description

                    Samples of waterless printing, various Warren’s brochures on how our process works.

                    Woodbridge, ON
                    905-856-1414
                    E-mail: sales@envirocan.ca
                    Web: www.acgtechnology.com / www.envirocan.ca
                    Contact: Mike Nelson

                    Equipment for industrial wastewater treatment, featuring the JWC Monster Industrial Grinder, Rotary Screens and Raven-Eye Radar Open Channel Flowmeters.

                    Waterloo, ON
                    519-747-5075
                    E-mail: rcampbell@acuteservices.com
                    Web: www.acuteservices.com
                    Contact: Ron Campbell

                    ACUTE is committed to partner with our customers to exceed corporate and legislative requirements from motivated and knowledgeable people.

                    Fenelon Falls, ON
                    877-512-3722
                    Email: info@aesac.ca
                    Web: www.aesac.ca
                    Contact: Jane Clark

                    AESAC is a nationwide association, providing benefits and services to Canadian Environmental Site Assessors. Delivering ESA training courses developed in accordance with national and provincial guidelines and offering the prestigious C.E.S.A. designation.

                    Hamilton, ON
                    905-545-4555
                    E-mail: aangelakis@bakercorp.com
                    Web: www.bakercorp.com
                    Contact: Tony Angelakis

                    BakerCorp is an industry leader in temporary containment tanks, pump, filtration and shoring equipment rental solutions.

                    Windsor, ON
                    519-979-7300
                    E-mail: cpare@dragun.com
                    Web: www.dragun.ca
                    Contact: Christopher Paré

                    Dragun Corporation’s focus since our founding in 1988 has been solving complex soil and groundwater challenges including Peer Reviews, Remediation, & Litigation Support. Our job is to find solutions to environmental issues that keep our clients compliant, operating, and profitable, while minimizing their expenses and liabilities. #unconventionalenvironmentalsolutions

                    Ottawa and Napanee, ON
                    800-265-3868
                    E-mail: stephen.huza@DrainAll.com
                    Web: www.DrainAll.com
                    Contact: Stephen Huza

                    Dangerous Goods & Environmental Response, Emergency Spill Response, Hazardous waste lab-packing, Hydro-Excavation, Industrial Haz Waste removal & disposal, confined space entry/rescue, CCTV inspections.

                    Mississauga, ON
                    866-544-9974
                    E-mail: sales@elementalcontrols.com
                    Web: www.elementalcontrols.com
                    Contact: Keith Grattan

                    Sales, Rentals and Service supplier of pXRF analyzers for heavy metals in soils; lead paint and dust for industrial hygiene.

                    Toronto, ON
                    416-739-5867 / 1-800-668-6767
                    E-mail: ec.promcon-on-compro.ec@canada.ca
                    Web: www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change.html
                    Contact: Marisa Maiorano-Gillis

                    Learn more about our programs and how you may be regulated under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA 1999).

                    Toronto, ON
                    647-217-4759
                    E-mail: mainul.husain@canada.ca
                    Web: www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/environmental-workplace-health.html
                    Contact: Mainul Husain

                    Health Canada information and publications on various environmental factors for example, radon, air quality and chemicals will be displayed and disseminated.

                    Toronto, ON
                    647-333-7860
                    Email: echewins@neothane.com
                    Web: www.neothane.com
                    Contact: Elliott Chewins

                    Magnaseal magnetic patch: Instant, safe and effective patching system for hazardous materials emergencies.

                    Beamsville, ON
                    905-563-9097
                    Email: sales@pacwill.ca
                    Web: www.pacwill.ca
                    Contact: Sean Miner

                    Pacwill Environmental is leading provider of air quality and source emissions measurement equipment.

                    Victoria, BC
                    250-391-2600
                    Email: Learn.more@royalroads.ca
                    Web: www.royalroads.ca

                    Post-Secondary Education Program Information

                    Guelph, ON
                    519-823-1311
                    E-mail: elaine.farrow@rwdi.com
                    Web: www.rwdi.com
                    Contact: Elaine Farrow

                    Garson, ON
                    705-693-1121
                    E-mail: sylvia.rennie@testmark.ca
                    Web: www.testmark.ca
                    Contact: Sylvia Rennie

                    Testmark provides accredited and licensed environmental laboratory testing services.

                    Mississauga, ON
                    905-823-7965
                    E-mail: catrache@triphasegroup.com
                    Web: www.triphasegroup.com
                    Contact: Camille Atrache

                    Demolition, Hazardous Materials Removal, Decommissioning, Soil & Groundwater Remediation, Fuel Storage Tank Removal/Replacement, Geo-Environmental Drilling, Restoration & Repair.

                    Waterloo, ON
                    519-888-4567
                    E-mail: employerevents@uwaterloo.ca
                    Web: www.uwaterloo.ca/hire
                    Contact: Erin Pearson – hire.talent@uwaterloo.ca

                    University of Waterloo co-op and graduating students from over 140 programs are equipped to contribute to your organization’s business needs and success.

                    Mississauga, ON
                    (416) 527-4396
                    E-mail: andre@vectorprocess.com
                    Web: www.vectorprocess.com
                    Contact: André Osborne

                    Water/wastewater & biosolids treatment, odour control and ancillary equipment.

                    Brantford, ON
                    519-752-0837
                    E-mail:  info@wessuc.com
                    Web: www.wessuc.com
                    Contact: Lorne McCallum

                    Confined Space Clean Outs, Vacuum Services, Haulage, Hydro-Vac, Coring, CCTV, Flushing, Push Cam, Lagoon Clean Outs, Land Application.

                    FAQ

                    What are the official dates of CANECT 2019?

                    Tuesday, May 7, Wednesday May 8 and Thursday, May 9, 2019.

                    Where is CANECT 2019 located?

                    CANECT is being held at the Venetian Banquet Centre, located at 219 Romina Drive, Concord, Ontario L4K 4V3.

                    Who should attend CANECT?

                    Main Job Titles Of Past Canect Attendees

                    Consultants, Directors, Engineers, Environmental Coordinators/Engineers/Officers, Environmental Health & Safety Coordinators/Managers/Specialists, Facility Managers, Maintenance Managers, Occupational Health & Safety Coordinators, Operators, Plant Managers, Spills Coordinators.

                    Where can I get a copy of the entire program?

                    The 2019 CANECT program is not yet released. You can view the 2018 CANECT program here.

                    What are the hours of CANECT?

                    Registration opens:  8 AM

                    Courses begin: 9 AM

                    Lunch: 12 PM

                    Courses finish: 5 pm

                    I’d like to speak or suggest a speaker/topic for your next conference.

                    If you have a suggestion for next year’s conference or would like to speak at CANECT, please contact us Peter Davey, Coordinator: peter@esemag.com.

                    When does registration open?

                    Registration for CANECT typically opens in December.

                    To be notified when registration is open, email peter@esemag.com to be added to our mailing list.

                    How do I become a sponsor of CANECT?

                    CANECT 2019 is now accepting sponsorship partners. See page 7 of our Exhibitor Prospectus for benefits and pricing.

                    For any questions, contact Denise Simpson, CANECT Show Manager.

                    Email: Denise@esemag.com

                    Phone: 905-727-4666 x.21

                    How do I exhibit at CANECT?

                    You can now book your booth space at CANECT 2019. View our Exhibitor Prospectus for more information on CANECT, show attendees, pricing and booth locations.

                    For any questions, and to book your booth, contact Denise Simpson, CANECT Show Manager.

                    Email: Denise@esemag.com

                    Phone: 905-727-4666 x.21