Opportunities - External
We're commissioning new research about cities!
Are you a faculty member or graduate student at a university or college in Ontario?
Are you interested in the future of cities and how they can be made more livable and sustainable for everyone?
Apply by August 24, 2018 to our small grants program.
Waterfront Toronto and Sidewalk Labs in partnership with the Toronto Foundation are providing small research grants to support and enrich the creation of their Master Innovation and Development Plan (MIDP)…
October 10th – 12th, 2018
Hotel Arts, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Please see attachments for the template and full call for abstracts at the bottom of this posting
Forum Synopsis and Objective
The oil & gas industry currently finds itself in a rapidly changing and challenging environment; there are signals of disruption in the overall business environment that necessitate an understanding of the basics and potential implementation of technology. As the global energy system evolves and environmental, social and regulatory expectations change, there is a need…
The Eni Award annually honors the best research projects in the field of energy and sustainability and is addressed to scientists and researchers from around the world.
Established in 2007, the Prize has been completely redesigned in order to focus on technological innovation aimed at enhancing decarbonisation of the energy system, access to energy in developing countries and environmental protection and recovery.
the Eni Award assigns three main international Prizes, two national Prizes reserved for Italian PhD holders and two Prizes dedicated to young African researchers:
- The Advanced Environmental Solutions Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;
- The Energy Frontiers Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;
- The Energy Transition Prize, worth 200.000 Euros;
- Two Young Researcher of the Year Prizes, worth 25.000 Euros each;
- Two Debut in Research: Young talents from Africa Prizes, consisting in two scholarships.
Full Paper Submission Deadline: August 30th 2017
Conference Dates: January 29th - 30th, 2018
Best Paper Awards and Best Student Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference (in order to qualify for the award, the paper must be presented at the conference).
Scope/topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
|Sustainable/ renewable energy:|
• Biofuels / Biofuel Cells
Smart Grids for Smart Communities
Call-for-Abstracts Details & Guidelines
|Key conference topic areas embrace a wide range of automation, information technology, operations, infrastructure, standards, compliance and other topics, as listed below.|
The conference will focus on the leading topics, including grid resiliency, integrating energy storage, evolving the grid and consumer engagement to name a few.
Interested in getting involved in the Green Building Industry? Opportunities are plentiful in the field of sustainable design and LEED is at its forefront.
The focus of the meeting is on "energy". The workshop will provide in-depth information on the energy harvesting techniques, energy conversion processes and materials, energy storage, electronics, and applications.
ABSTRACTS DUE: June 15, 2016
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 31, 2016
Workshop Website: www.ehworkshop.com
Abstracts are now being accepted.
The Vancouver Economic Commission and C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group are hosting a half-day Renewable Energy Challenge Workshop on the afternoon of Tuesday, March 1, 2016.
Date and Time: Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM followed by a networking reception at the Vancouver Convention Centre East.
Participants are invited to solve 5+ concrete challenges faced by cities and businesses in their efforts to be 100 percent renewable energy-powered. C40 cities (Vancouver, New York, and Copenhagen) will showcase their renewable energy goals and accomplishments, and outline key challenge(s) for which they are seeking solutions. The key focus will include…
This is a continuous improvement event for CI Leaders and Senior Managers
Why do 5S in your organization?
What are your Challenges in sustaining your 5S programs?
How do you tie in 5S into other CI improvements?
5S – a fundamental approach for workplace organization, productivity, quality and safety improvements using Visual Management.
IST reinvigorated their 5S program this year and will share how they initiated it along with their challenges & successes. Devin will be highlighting the benefits of 5S and addressing any of the group’s…
WISE invites you to a seminar providing Canadian executives and entrepreneurs to learn about the opportunities in business and investments between Canada and Korea.
Speakers Will Include:
Mark Henderson - Executive Vice President, Asset Management and Chief Operating Officer of PowerStream Inc.
Dr. Ron Oberth - President & CEO of Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries
Arnie Rusinek - Vice President International of Teknion
Jae Chong - Exec. Director of KIGA Labs (ICT Sector)
Dr. Changize Sadr (former President of ABC Automotive) and Robert Lane (Vice-chair of Invest Toronto) will be present to answer questions on other sectors.
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