2015 Conference Presentation

Tim & Speaker/Staff



9:00am – 9:30am

Introduce: Eric Pringle

Keynote Speaker

Alex Speigel, Partner, Windmill Developments

Presentation (PDF)

9:30am – 10:30am

Welcome: Dave Harper
Facilitator:  Isaël

Cross-Country Review – Direction for the Future; Innovations for Today

Michel Poirier, New Brunswick Department of Environment & Local Government/Atlantic PIRI
Caroline Sanchez Valero, Reseau Environnement
Alan McCammon, BC Ministry of Environment
Adam Leus, Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change

Michel Poirier (PDF)

Caroline Sanchez Valero (PDF)

Alan McCammon - Presenation (PDF)

Alan McCammon - ByLaw Update (PDF)

Adam Leus (PDF)


Introduce:  Dave Harper

Urban Brownfields Redevelopment in Canada
Reflections on Two Decades of Research Rationales > Barriers > Facilitators

Dr. Christopher De Sousa, Director, School of Urban & Regional Planning, Ryerson University

Dr. Christopher De Sousa (PDF)

11:30am – 12:00pm

Introduce:  Eric Pringle

Federation of Canadian Municipalities/Green Municipal Fund Update

Stéphanie Bohdanow and Isaël Poirier, Federation of Canadian Municipalities

Bohdanow / Poirer (PDF)

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Introduce/Moderate:  Grant Walsom

Stories from Past CUI Brownie Award Winners

1pm – 1:30pm – RMP Construction & Development – Robert Pelada and Adam McGrath on Cotton Mill District, Cornwall – includes 5 minutes !&A
1:30pm – 2:00pm – CH2M HILL – Krista Barfoot on West Don Lands Redevelopment – includes 5 minutes Q&A


presentation video +/-

Presentation (PDF) Converted file without video. To view complete presentaiton with videos included, please use the video on the left.

2:15pm – 3:00pm

Introduce:  Grant Walsom

Case Law Update

John Georgakopoulos, Partner, Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

John Georgakopoulos (PDF)

3:15pm – 3:45pm

Introduce:  Grant Walsom

Public Consultation and Communication

Tom McIelwain, Golder Associates
Kevin Miyauchi, MIYA Consulting Inc.

Tom McIelwain (PDF)

Kevin Miyauchi (PDF)

3:45pm – 4:30pm

Introduce:  Bonnie Prior

Modified Generic Risk Assessment (Tier 2/Tier 3 Update)

Rebekah Blok and Adam Leus, Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change







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