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2015 Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show: Post-Conference Resources

2015 Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show: Post-Conference Resources

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February 10-12, 2015
London, ON

Check out selected highlights from FCM's 2015 Sustainable Communities Conference to see how you can encourage, nurture and accelerate sustainability. These post-conference resources, including speaker presentations, are loaded with ideas, information and innovative solutions to share with your colleagues and other sustainability leaders in your community.

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Moving from vision to reality shares practical tools, skills and resources that you can take home to achieve tangible results in your own community, transforming great ideas into great projects. Discovering new approaches focuses on looking beyond the "usual suspects" through different perspectives and fresh ideas to inspire innovation.
Mobilizing partners and networks highlights what it takes to build momentum and mobilize networks around shared sustainability goals, with a focus on facilitated networking among delegates.

Monday, February 9, 2015 | Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | Wednesday, February 11, 2015 | Thursday, February 12, 2015

Monday, February 9, 2015

4 - 8 p.m.

Delegate Registration

Powered by Strathcona Energy Group

5 - 7 p.m.

SCC Essentials: Making the Most of Your Conference Experience

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Delegate Registration

Powered by Strathcona Energy Group

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Asset Management for Sustainability

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Bringing Underutilized Sites Back to Life

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Civic Engagement for Sustainability: What, Why and How

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Community Energy Planning - Getting to Implementation!

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Implementing Sustainable Community Plans

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

PDF  Advanced Training: Instilling a Sustainability Mindset within Your City Hall

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Advanced Training: Waste as a Resource – Maximizing Opportunities for the Environment and Economy

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

9 - 10 a.m.

PDF  Plenary: Learning from Success — Creating a Sustainable Future

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

PDF  Workshop: Engaging Your Community to Support Sustainability (and Defeat the Unsustainable!)

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

PDF  Workshop: Fresh Approaches to Sustainable Local Economic Development

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

PDF  Workshop: Facing the Future: Building resilience in the age of climate change

Sponsored by Cement Association of Canada

1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Making Sustainability Part of a Winning Election Platform

1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Leading Change: Tools for Staff Sustainability Champions

1:30 - 3 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Healthy Communities by Design: Turning Research into Results

Presented by The Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Population and Public Health

4 - 5 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Unlocking the Ivory Tower: Putting Research into Practice

4 - 5 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Speed Dating for Capital

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

8:30 - 10 a.m.

PDF  Plenary Session: Sharing Failures - What it takes to learn from what didn’t work

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

PDF  Workshop: Partners in Sustainability: First Nations‒Municipal Collaboration

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

PDF  Workshop: The Two-Sided Coin: Navigating Polarized Issues

1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: Rural Sustainability Solutions

4 - 5 p.m.

PDF  Workshop: The Next Great Idea: Promising Technologies and Solutions

5 - 8 p.m.

Video  Closing dinner and keynote by Jennifer Keesmaat

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