Excess Soils Symposium

The 2021 edition of the Excess Soils Symposium will be presented by environmentjournal.ca and its parent company, Actual Media. This year’s fifth annual event will take place on December 7th. Stay tuned for more details.

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The 2020 event was a virtual discussion featuring important conversations on excess soils regulations throughout Canada.

Event Program

1:00 p.m. – Introductory Remarks – Andrew Macklin, Editorial Director, Actual Media

1:05 p.m. – Excess Soils Regulations in Ontario

  • Chris Lompart, Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks

1:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion: How Ontario’s New Regulations Impact the Industry

  • Moderator: Andy Manahan
  • Matt Gardner, Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
  • Mike Chopowick, Ontario Waste Management Association
  • Denise Lacchin, Golder
  • Meggen Janes, Waterfront TO

3:00 p.m. – Update from the ONEIA Excess Soils Working Group

  • Grant Walsom, XCG Consultants Ltd.

3:10 p.m. – Panel Discussion: The Business of Excess Soils

  • David McGilivray, WSP Canada
  • Madeh Piryonesi, Ontario Society of Professional Engineers
  • Grant Walsom, XCG Consultants Ltd.
  • Ashley Herman, Freshway Development

3:50 p.m. – Panel Discussion: The Innovations Driving Best Practices in Excess Soils Management

  • Krista Barfoot, Stantec
  • Kevin Goldberg, SoilFLO
  • Warren Croft, GHD Group

4:25 p.m. – Closing Remarks – Andrew Macklin, Editorial Director, Actual Media

 

Tickets for this year’s Excess Soils Symposium are $75 +HST.

Purchase your tickets at: https://excesssoilssymposium.eventbrite.ca

SPONSORS:

GOLD

SoilFLO Inc.
SILVER
GHD Group Ltd.
PGL Environmental Consultants
Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO)
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
WSP Global Inc.
BRONZE
Ontario Sewer and Watermain Construction Association
Ontario Society of Professional Engineers
Stantec

 

To inquire about speaking opportunities for the event, please contact Andrew Macklin at andrew@actualmedia.ca.

To inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Nick Krukowski at nick@actualmedia.ca.

To register, please visit: https://excesssoilssymposium.eventbrite.ca