Preliminary Program

SUGGESTED TIME

SESSION

8:00am-8:30am

Breakfast/Registration

8:30am

CBN AGM

9:00am-9:30am

Keynote Speaker

Alex Speigel, Partner, Windmill Developments

Journey of the development of a world-class eco-community in the former Domtar Lands in downtown Ottawa.

9:30am-10:30am

Cross-Country Review – Directions for the Future; Innovations for Today

Participants include Alan McCammon (BC Ministry of Environment), Adam Leus (Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change), Michel Poirier (New Brunswick Department of Environment and Local Government/Atlantic PIRI), and Caroline Sanchez Valero (Reseau Environnement)

10:30am

Break

11:00am-11:30am

Urban Brownfields Redevelopment in Canada – Reflections on Two Decades of Research Rationales - Barriers - Facilitators

Dr. Christopher De Sousa, Director, School of Urban & Regional Planning, Ryerson University

Current research examining best management practices in sustainable brownfields redevelopment

11:30am-12:00pm

FCM/GMF Update

Stéphanie Bohdanow/Isaël Poirier, FCM

12:00pm-1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm-2:00pm

Stories from Past CUI Brownie Award Winners

The CUI Brownie Awards program recognizes leadership, innovation and environmental sustainability in Canadian brownfields redevelopment.

RMP Construction & Development
Robert Pelda and Adam McGrath – Cotton Mill District, Cornwall
CH2M HILL
Krista Barfoot – West Donlands Redevelopment

Hear from CUI Brownie Award recipients on their award winning project experiences.

2:00pm

New CBN Award Program

2:15pm-3:00pm

Case Law Update

John Georgakopoulos, Partner, Willms & Shier

3:00pm

Break

3:15pm-3:45pm

Public Consultation and Communications

Tom McIelwain – Golder Associates
Kevin Miyauchi, MIYA Consulting Inc.

3:45pm-4:30pm

Modified Generic Risk Assessment (Tier 2) Update

Rebekah Blok and Adam Leus, Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change

An update on the consultation process from the Ontario government perspective

4:30pm-6:00pm

Networking Reception

CBN 10th Anniversary Celebration

 


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