Mark your calendar! CANECT 2019 will be held May 7 – 9, 2019 at the Venetian Banquet & Hospitality Centre in Vaughan, Ontario.

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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.

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.
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 2019
  • Brownfields Regulation and Compliance: The New Regime
  • Environmental Due Diligence for Managers and Supervisors
  • Managing Industrial Air Emissions
  • Dealing with Spills and Environmental Emergencies
  • Environmental Management System Synergies
  • Environmental Impact Assessments, Approvals and Permitting
  • Water & Wastewater Regulation and Compliance

2019 Course Chairs

Julie Abouchar

Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

    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.

                      TESTIMONIALS

                      What delegates say about CANECT

                      “CANECT courses provide invaluable information pertaining to environmental compliance, best practices and the latest regulatory developments.”
                      Environmental SpecialistJazz Aviation
                      “CANECT 2018 was extremely helpful in preparing our team for upcoming changes to O.Reg 153/04, as well as understanding excess soil requirements.”
                      Project ManagerMcClymont & Rak Engineers, Inc.
                      “There really isn’t another forum for environmental professionals to get this breadth of exposure in a single event.”
                      Manager, Environmental Management, SafetyMetrolinx

                      Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities

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

                      CANECT 2019 Sponsors and Partners

                      Acute logo
                      LimeGREEN logo
                      ES&E Magazine logo
                      CUI 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, Vaughan, Ontario L4K 4V3.

                      Hotel information

                      CANECT has arranged a special rate at the nearby Novotel hotel. Click here to view more hotel information.

                      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.

                      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.

                      How do I register for CANECT?

                      Click here to see registration information for CANECT.

                      Does CANECT offer group pricing?

                      Yes! Register a second person to save 5% and a third (or more) to save 10%.

                      For more group pricing information, contact Darlann Passfield at: darlann@esemag.com or 905-727-4666 ext. 30

                      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

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