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2013 Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show: Post-Conference Resources

2013 Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show: Post-Conference Resources

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February 13-15, 2013
Caesars Windsor, 377 Riverside Drive East, Windsor Essex, Ontario



 

What I Learned at the SCC

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Content streams:

Sustainable Infrastructure

The Culture of Leadership

Small Communities

Innvoation and Technology

Wednesday, February 13 | Thursday, February 14 | Friday, February 15

Wednesday, February 13

9 - 10 a.m. Sustainable Infrastructure

Plenary: Sustainable Infrastructure — Bridging the Canadian Infrastructure Gap

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Study Tour: Riverfront Retention Treatment Basin & Riverfront Restoration

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Industry Exchange: Life Cycle Assessment: Unlocking the economic, social and environmental promise of sustainable infrastructure

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. The Culture of Leadership Small Communities

Workshop: Sustainable Neighbourhoods — The Story So Far

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Innovation and Technology Small Communities

Workshop: The Tools of (Climate) Change — Inventory, Innovation and Participatory Action Planning

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Sustainable Infrastructure

Plenary: Storm Warning — Assuring Water & Climate Security in Canadian Towns and Cities

3 - 4:30 p.m.

Study Tour: CS Wind Corporation Canada

3 - 4:30 p.m.

Study Tour: Dr. David Suzuki Public School

3 - 4:30 p.m.

Industry Exchange : On the Path to EQuilibrium – Lessons Learned for Sustainable Housing and Communities

3 - 4:30 p.m. Sustainable Infrastructure Small Communities

Workshop: Electric Vehicles and Infrastructure — On the Ground in Urban and Rural Contexts

3 - 4:30 p.m. The Culture of Leadership Small Communities

Workshop: Making Sustainability Work in Rural Communities

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Thursday, February 14

8:30 - 10 a.m. Innovation and Technology

Plenary: Smart, Connected Communities

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Study Tour: Unconquered Sun Solar Technologies

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Industry Exchange: Environmental technology verification (ETV) for municipal fleets

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sustainable Infrastructure

Workshop: Smarter Growth — Implications of Alternative Growth Patterns on Infrastructure Cost

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Innovation and Technology

Workshop: The Role of Sustainability Indicators and Visualization Technologies to Monitor, Report, Innovate — Three Municipal Stories

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Innovation and Technology

Plenary: The Intersection of the Creative Class and Local Government - Why Creativity is the New Economy (Via Cisco’s high-def TelePresence videoconferencing platform from Miami.)

2:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Study Tour: Remasco Inc. — Greenhouse and BioMass Plant

3 - 4:30 p.m.

Industry Exchange: So You’ve Got a Plan — Now What? How to Implement Your Sustainability Plan

3 - 4:30 p.m. Innovation and Technology

Workshop: The Makings of a Great Waterfront — Innovations in Sustainability on Toronto’s Waterfront

3 - 4:30 p.m. The Culture of Leadership

Workshop: The Next Frontier of Waste Management

4:45 - 5:45 p.m.

Workshop: The Rural Infrastructure Challenge

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Friday, February 15

8:30 - 10 a.m. The Culture of Leadership

Plenary: Intergenerational Panel — Building Communities for Generations

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Study Tour: Ojibway Nature Centre and Community Successes in the Rt. Hon. Herb Gray Parkway — Species at Risk Project

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Industry Exchange: Food Waste Diversion From Landfill

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sustainable Infrastructure

Workshop: The Leading Edge of Wastewater Treatment

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. The Culture of Leadership

Workshop: EcoDistricts — New Approaches for Implementing Sustainable Neighbourhoods in Canadian and American Communities

12:45 - 2 p.m. The Culture of Leadership

Plenary: The New Social Innovation Paradigm

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