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8th Annual Canadian Water Summit
June 22, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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.
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.
- 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, firstname.lastname@example.org
416-444-5842, x. 111 Cell: 416-722-8109.