January 13, 2010 - by Solid Waste and Recycling Magazine
Post-Globe 2010: Ontario meets the world (28 March 2010)
Toronto, Ontario Canada: March 28 - 30, 2010
Every two years, Toronto plays host to a unique three-days gathering of Canadian and International environment companies. Building on the attendance of international delegations at Vancouver's Globe Conference, the Ontario Environment Industry Association (ONEIA) and its government partners offer a Post-Globe conference to provide more focused meeting and learning opportunities for Ontario and international firms.
Post-Globe 2010 Ontario Meets the World will bring together approximately 200 companies from acrossOntario and around the world to:
Hear the most recent market intelligence about environmental business in North America, the European Union, China, India and the Gulf Region
Share information on new trends in key environmental business areas including:
v Future watch: Developments inOntario'sNewTech
v Air quality
v Sustainable transportation
v Waste and e-cycling
v Ontarioenergy future
v Site remediation technology and services
v Efficient buildings
Hear from successful companies about how to develop and finance your export strategy and learn from the mistakes and successes they have experienced along the way.
Enjoy formal and informal networking opportunities with environment firms from across Ontario and around the world
Post-Globe 2010 will feature a range of senior industry and government speakers, including:
The Honourable John Gerretsen, Ontario Minister of the Environment
Anton Davies, Principal, RWDI
The Honourable Sandra Pupatello, Ontario Minister of Economic Development and Trade (to be confirmed)
More speakers are being confirmed weekly, so please consult www.oneia.ca/postglobe2010 for more details.
Post-Globe 2010 is expected to attract more than 200 delegates, including:
CEOs, VPs and business development managers from a range of Ontario environment firms
Senior representatives from dozens of international firms from key environmental markets around the world
Trade commissioners and development officers
Experts from finance, insurance and consulting firms
Political and policy leaders from a range of provincial and federal government departments
A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Toronto's Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel. The hotel is centrally located adjacent to the Eaton Centre mall at 525 Bay Street. Room rates are $169.00 per night (single or double), with additional persons $20 per night. Reservations must be received on or before Monday March 8, 2010. Please call (416) 597-9200 and quote "Post Globe Conference" to reserve your room(s). For further information regarding the hotel, please visit www.marriott.com.
The Ontario Environment Industry Association thanks our partner organizations:
The Ontario Ministry of the Environment
The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
OUR CONFERENCE CHAIR
Post-Globe 2010 is chaired by Anton Davies. Anton is a senior executive with considerable experience in the environmental sector. As a Principal of Ontario-based multinational engineering and environmental consulting firm RWDI, Anton has directed many of the firm's major environmental projects in North Americaand around the globe.
A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available for organizations to engage with and promote to Post-Globe's unique audience of leading Canadian and international environmental firms. Sponsorship opportunities range from just $500 up to $10,000. Sponsorship opportunities are limited. To discuss your involvement as a sponsor please contact Caroline Aston at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416 524 1561 / 519 938 9197.
REGISTRATION AND PROGRAM INFORMATION COMING SOON - STAY TUNED