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8th Annual Canadian Water Summit

June 22 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 17, 2017

 

“Conserving our freshwaters can only happen with the support of businesses and corporations. It is their leadership that can shift market forces from loss and overuse, to conservation and sustainability.” — Dan Kraus, National Conservation Biologist, The Nature Conservancy

 

 

On June 22 in Toronto, the 8th annual Canadian Water Summit explores Collaboration to Action—Leadership and Investment in Canada’s Blue Economy 

 

Event: 8th annual Canadian Water Summit

Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017

Time:  8:30 – 5:30

Location:   Sheraton Toronto 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON M5H 2M9

 

Media: There will be an opportunity for questions and answers and photos with keynote speakers following their presentations.

 

Background:

The Canadian Water Summit attracts hundreds of professionals from water industry groups across all orders of government, manufacturing, industry associations, cleantech, local communities, academia, and NGOs. As we celebrate Canada’s 150th, delegates will explore opportunities to collaborate on water technology and infrastructure finance, “blue economy” growth and climate change resilience through progressive policies, smart business and bold investment leadership

 

The 2017 Water Summit is Canada’s leading national conference that will convene over 250 leaders from diverse backgrounds to share best practices and to collaborate on achieving a united mission: a sustainable water future for Canada.

 

Highlights includes:

  • Discussions about how businesses are using water wisely
  • Solutions and partnership for First Nations water issues
  • Speed mentoring with The Water Brothers for Student and Young Professionals
  • A new support network for women working in the water sector
  • provincial and federal ministers
  • Speakers from Nestle, the Nature Conservancy, Coca-Cola, and the Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance
  • Paddle on Lake Ontario and the Don River mouth
  • The annual Water’s Next Awards Gala.

For more information visit  watersummit.ca

Contacts: Todd Latham, Director, Canadian Water Summit, todd@actualmedia.ca

416-444-5842, x. 111 Cell: 416-722-8109.

 

 

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Website:
http:// watersummit.ca

Venue

: Sheraton Toronto
123 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 2M9 Canada
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