Conferences in Canada

Global AirRail 2015 Conference & Awards

Date: 20-May-15 to 22-May-15
Location: Toronto / Canada
In Spring 2015, Metrolinx will launch Union Pearson Express (UP Express) as Canada’s first dedicated airport express rail service. UP Express will connect Toronto’s downtown core to Toronto Pearson International Airport, transporting travellers in 25 stress-free minutes each way. 2015 is also a year when the Global AirRail Conference will invite its participants to come to Toronto and become part of this exciting moment in Canada’s history. The Global AirRail conference is an event dedicated to cooperation, innovations and passenger transport intermodality. Each year major air-rail operators in the world meet to discuss latest market trends, share challenges and explore new opportunities in creating seamless journeys between air and rail. Toronto will also host the ...

Fredericton Entrepreneurship Expo

Date: 22-May-15 to 22-May-15
Location: Canada
The Fredericton Entrepreneurship Expo is the event for entrepreneurs. It's everything you need for your business under one roof. Connect with funding agencies, marketing and sales specialists, e-commerce experts, office supply shops and a variety of other key resources to help your business grow at this one-of-a-kind trade show! There will also be networking, prizes and much more.  The event is presented by CBDC Southwest.

The National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show Saskatoon

Date: 23-May-15 to 23-May-15
Location: Saskatchewan / Canada
Come to the National Franchise and Business Opportunities Show to see proven full and part time business opportunities, speak with owners of money making franchises, attend free educational seminars and find the business that’s right for you. It’s time to take the next step in finding your success.

Social Media Camp

Date: 21-May-15 to 24-May-15
Location: Victoria / Canada
2015 Theme: Social Integration From your website, to mobile, SEO, content and email, your organization’s digital strategy must encompass everything you do online. This year Social Media Camp will focus on “social integration” – how to integrate all the pieces of the digital puzzle to deliver a consistent, streamlined, digital message that attracts and converts the business and customers you’re looking for. Why You Should Attend: - Since 2010 over 4,000 people have attended Social Media Camp, and 65% of attendees are key decision makers. - All SMC speakers are handpicked to provide you with the most relevant, useful insights and best practices into building and maintaining powerful social media strategies that will grow your business. - The Networking: you will meet valuable ...

Slope Stability Design, Erosion Control & Risk Management (1.2 CEUs)

Date: 25-May-15 to 26-May-15
Location: Edmonton / Canada
Description The successful analysis and design of slope and erosion control requires an in-depth understanding of several subjects and concepts. It is imperative to harmonize slope stability and the use of erosion control techniques for retaining earth masses in attractive, environmentally compatible and cost-effective ways. This requires a thorough understanding of the erosion process, structural and mechanical methods to control erosion, as well as the mechanics of mass stability and surface erosion. This course presents the information needed to provide adequate analyses and treatment procedures of retained earth masses in two parts: Slope Stability Design Erosion Control Concepts and Techniques Each part is assigned one full day to cover theory, practical information on design, ...

Tuesday Night is Meditation Night

Date: 26-May-15 to 26-May-15
Location: Calgary / Canada
Diamond Way Buddhism offers effective methods to make our lives more meaningful here and now. These authentic teachings of the Buddha are highly practical toots for joyful, critically-minded people. Every Tuesday evening we come together to engage Buddhist wisdom and meditate together. We start with a short talk on a Buddhist topic, followed by a guided meditation* and the opportunity for Q&A and socializing afterwards. *We practice Guru Yoga Meditation on the 16th Karmapa. It lasts around 25 minutes. It's a meditation which allows mind's space, clarity and joy to naturally arise. This form of meditation is a practical and comprehensive tool for enlightenment which was composed by the 16th Karmapa Rangjung Rigpe Dorje. The 16th Karmapa made Hannah and Lama Ole Nydahl the holders of ...

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Site Investigation (1.2 CEUs)

Date: 25-May-15 to 26-May-15
Location: Canada
Description Geotechnical engineers have a fascinating, yet occasionally confounding job because they deal with inherently variable materials arranged by Nature (soil and rock). As such, geotechnical engineers, rely on physical measurements of soil and rock properties and behavior for use in engineering design and in the subsequent evaluation of engineering performance. This course aims to: (1) introduce the observational method in geotechnical engineering; (2) introduce a broad range of in situ testing devices and field instrumentation that students will encounter and use in practice; (3) provide a solid understanding of the applications and limitations of these devices and instruments through an examination of their theoretical, experimental, and empirical development; (4) teach ...

The Thorium Energy and Desalinated Industrial Seawater Sessions

Date: 27-May-15 to 27-May-15
Location: Edmonton / Canada
  May 27 and May 28 2015  Studio Church located in the Film Alberta Studios Building  5305 Allard Way Edmonton AB T6H 5X8                    The Thorium Energy and Desalinated Industrial Seawater Sessions Join Academic and Industrial experts as they discuss the new frontier of  Green nuclear energy and industrial water to supply Alberta's oil industry. The purpose of the sessions is to set clear options for power generation and water use that meet the practical demands for a different way of maximizing our resources in a sustainable way. Join us for informative presentations, specific workshops and view the exhibitors presentations,   All are welcome. You may purchase a general admission ticket or and exhibitor ticket.                                        ...

2015 Canada Assembly

Date: 28-May-15 to 28-May-15
Location: Calgary / Alberta / Canada
In May 2015, the Canada Assembly brings together over 300 senior executives from Canada’s thriving O&G industry, international investors, and capital providers from around the world.

C2 Montréal

Date: 26-May-15 to 28-May-15
Location: Montreal / Quebec / Canada
C2MTL aims to reinvent the concept of the annual international conference, in order to better explore the “commerce-creativity” dynamic as well as its potential to redefine the business world. Every year, this three-day immersive event assembles renowned innovators from varied backgrounds. Participants are plunged into an intellectual and experiential environment that stimulates the left and right sides of their brains in order to develop their creative leadership skills.