EnviroRDTech2011 welcomes Lynn Leger, Commercial Development Director at the GreenCentre Canada as a keynote speaker.
Part A - Engagement Icebreaker
Date: March 8, 2011 17:00-19:30
Location: The Halifax Club
1682 Hollis Street, Halifax
Attendees: Guest List - a mix of industry, academia, and government represenatives who are at the leading-edge of environment-related R&D in the region.
firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to attend.
Ammenities: Cash bar will be open for refreshments
Admission Cost: FREE
17:00-17:30 Arrival / Networking
17:30-17:40 Welcome / Introductions
17:40-18:10 Academic Lightning Talks (8)
18:10-18:30 Industry Lightning Talks (6)
18:30-19:30 Open Networking
Contact Adam Cooney at email@example.com if your innovative company would like to discuss having one of the 3-minute Industry Lightning Talk slots. This is your chance to let academic and government representatives know your firm's interest in partnering to solve environmental issues via applied research & development.
Part B - EnviroR&DTech2011 Event
Date: March 9, 2011 08:00-16:30
Location: The Westin Nova Scotian
1181 Hollis Street, Halifax
Attendees: For any company and academic organization seeking partners and/or advancement of environment-related technology research and development - register using the form below
Admission Cost: FREE
07:00 Booth & Display Set-up
07:30-08:30 Registration & Refreshments
08:30-08:45 Welcome & Overview
08:50-09:15 The Green Centre - Lynn Leger
09:20-09:45 Innovacorp - Clifford Gross
09:45-10:15 Networking Break
10:20-10:45 NSERC - Richard Isnor
10:45-11:00 First Angel Investor Network - Ross Finlay
11:05-11:20 Genome Atlantic - Sue Coueslan
11:25-11:40 PWGSC - Anne Thomas
11:45-13:00 Onsite Lunch
13:00-16:15 Industry & Academic Lightning Talks / Networking & Partnering
Sponsorship: ranging from $200+HST to $2000+HST
[NOTE: ESANS Prominent Members 10% off, Premier Members 25% off]
At ESANS' EnviroR&DTech2011, cutting edge applied environmental researchers from Atlantic Canada universities and colleges will be seeking opportunities to work and partner with ESANS member companies.
This event is your opportunity to accelerate your environmental business - through innovation.
Atlantic Canadian universities and colleges are leaders in applied environmental research - they need local industry as partners to move this research out of the lab and applied towards innovative processes and technologies that will make your business more competitive in the global environmental business field.
The message from the Canadian government is clear - industry in Canada, especially in Nova Scotia, is not doing enough R&D to compete and maintain competitiveness.
The solution is in events like EnviroR&DTech2011 - here is YOUR chance to boost your corporate value. At EnviroR&DTech2011, you will hear from environmental scientists and research groups from:
Also at EnviroR&DTech2011 will be representatives from the agencies that work to support R&D in Atlantic Canada:
NSERC - Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Promotes and supports discovery research, and fosters innovation by encouraging Canadian companies to participate and invest in postsecondary research projects. NSERC researchers are on the vanguard of science, building on Canada's long tradition of scientific excellence.
Innovacorp helps high potential early stage Nova Scotia companies commercialize their technologies and succeed in the global marketplace.
Don't miss out on EnviroR&DTech2011 - If you want to get ahead - Innovate!