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CICan 2015 Energy Symposium
Nov 5 - 8th, 2015 | Medicine Hat,
Medicine Hat College
299 College Drive SE, Medicine Hat, , Canada | View Map

Description

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The CICan 2015 Energy Symposium will take place November 5-7 in Medicine Hat, Alberta. Medicine Hat College will be hosting the event, along with the co-chair of the National Planning Committee, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT).

The theme for the symposium is Energy Partnerships, Plug in! Innovation. Skills. Efficiency. Research. Speakers and keynotes will feature the most innovative practices in the sector as well as skills development and in demand skills for the sector. Participants will have the opportunity to share and discuss advances in energy efficiency and applied research led by the college sector and industry.

The symposium will attract a diverse group of applied researchers and senior college administrators, along with representatives from municipal, provincial, territorial and federal governments, industry, utilities, manufacturers, and interest holders in the energy sector. Keynotes are being invited and will represent major Energy leaders in Canada and around the world. The organizers are also working on an Indigenous Panel as well as a panel to discuss smart grid technologies.

Download the Concurrent Sessions (PDF)

Download the Agenda (PDF)


Location and Schedule

Medicine Hat College
299 College Drive SE
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6

Thursday, November 5 – 14:30 to 19:00
Welcome Reception
Pre-Symposium

Friday, November 6 – 8:00 to 20:30
Sessions/Keynotes
Lunch
Sessions/Keynotes
Dinner with Guest Speaker

Saturday, November 7 – 8:00 to 12:30
Sessions/Keynotes
Departure


About Medicine Hat

A wide range of energy projects makes Medicine Hat the ideal location for this symposium. The City runs its own natural gas and electric utilities, has recently commissioned a unique solar thermal project, has a long-term power-purchase agreement for the output from three wind turbines, and has invested in a fleet of natural gas powered transit buses. Join the informative and fun pre-symposium to visit sites as well as cultural assets in the community!


Registration Fee

Note: Participants are responsible for meals not included in the registration fee.

Energy Symposium Registration – $650
Includes:

  • Pre-Symposium – Thursday, November 5 (Optional)
  • Lunch – Friday, November 6
  • Dinner – Friday, November 6
  • All Sessions and Keynotes
  • All Breaks

Daily Registration: Thursday, November 5 – $0
Includes:

  • Pre-Symposium (Optional)

Daily Registration: Friday, November 6 – $375
Includes:

  • All Sessions and Keynotes
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • All Breaks

Daily Registration: Saturday, November 7 – $300
Includes:

  • All Sessions and Keynotes
  • All Breaks

Student Registration – $175
Includes:

  • Pre-Symposium – Thursday, November 5 (Optional)
  • Lunch – Friday, November 6
  • Dinner – Friday, November 6
  • All Sessions and Keynotes
  • All Breaks

Cancellation Policy

Our cancellation policy is as follows:

  • Prior to September 18, 2015:  A refund of the full amount paid, less a $150 administrative fee.
  • Between September 19, 2015 and October 19, 2015: A refund of 50% of the full amount paid.
  • After October 19, 2015: No refunds.
  • Substitutions are accepted by email up to November 2, 2015.
  • You can cancel your own registration online up to November 5, 2015 or email us your cancellation request.
  • We do not accept cancellations by phone.

Accommodation

Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee. 

Medicine Hat Lodge
1051 Ross Glen Drive SE
Medicine Hat, AB T1B 3T8

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Medicine Hat Lodge, in Medicine Hat, Alberta, at a preferred rate of $125 + taxes for the Executive Room prior to Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Hotel reservations can be done by:

  • Phone at 1-800-661-8095
  • Mention the Group Name: Colleges and Institutes Canada AND the Group Code: 681196

*Please note that a full hot breakfast is included with your hotel reservation.


Travel

If you are traveling by plane, we invite you to take advantage of our 10% discount rate for the following company:

Air Canada
Group Code: F3JKCB21
Reservations: online only at aircanada.com
Restrictions:

  • Travel destination for Medicine Hat, AB (YXH) only
  • Travel period begins Thursday, October 29, 2015 and ends Saturday, November 14, 2015
  • No discount will apply to Tango and Executive Class lowest bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S.

Contact

Program Information:  Chris Paci, 613-746-2222 ext. 3153

Registration Information: Neiges Sénéchal, 613-746-5916


Sponsorship Opportunities

Event Sponsor at $5,000 includes: 

  • Two registrations to attend the Symposium 
  • Display space 
  • Recognition on all Symposium materials including invitee and participant emails and the final program 
  • Company logo displayed on screen during the day
  • Acknowledgement in Symposium chair’s remarks

Event Sponsor at $7,000 includes: 

  • Two registrations to attend the Symposium 
  • Display space 
  • Recognition on all Symposium materials including invitee and participant emails and the final program 
  • Company logo displayed on screen during the day 
  • Acknowledgement in Symposium chair’s remarks  
  • Plus… Sponsorship recognition for two student participants (funds will cover registration, hotel and a travel subsidy)

Symposium Sponsors

 CAPP        Medicine Hat City        Imperial Oil         Medicine Hat College


National Planning Committee Members

Location

Medicine Hat College
299 College Drive SE
Medicine Hat, T1A 3Y6
Canada
DATE AND TIME
Nov 5 - 8th, 2015
05:00 am - 04:59 am
LOCATION
Medicine Hat College
299 College Drive SE
Medicine Hat, , T1A 3Y6
Canada
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