Canadian National Brownfield Summit – June 13th 2018

Learning from the Past; Charting the Future
Attend Canada’s First Brownfield Summit, hosted by CBN

CBN is pleased to host the first-ever Brownfield Summit as this year’s edition of our annual conference. Join us in
Toronto June 13. The summit will feature:

  • Our popular Cross-country Check-up: a session on recent regulatory changes and an opportunity to learn about new initiatives from our panel of regulators
  • Legal Update: case law shapes our practice as brownfielders. This session will feature presentations on the most recent court cases affecting brownfields
  • Emerging Technology: focused presentations on the technological trends that will affect your brownfield practice today and in the future
  • NRTEE +15: the cornerstone of the Summit. Revisit the 2003 National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (NRTEE) report as we find out what has worked, what still needs to be done, and what challenges are emerging. Then, join us in a discussion and determination of the brownfield agenda for the next few years

This will be a working event, so be prepared – bring the knowledge you’ve gained as a brownfield practitioner and your insights into brownfield redevelopment/reuse, roll up your sleeves and set the stage for the future of brownfields in Canada!

Register Today!


Canadian Brownfields Network AGM and Conference – June 12 2019

Revitalizing Brownfields: Enriching Communities

Far from being a problem, brownfields can bring many benefits to their communities.  The payback can include more housing (including affordable housing), an enhanced public realm, increased tax revenue from redeveloped properties, expanded employment lands, and expanding employment skills.  At this year’s conference, we’ll be exploring this in more depth through case studies and breakout sessions.  In addition, we’ll feature the return of these popular features:

  • Cross-country Check-up:  Coping with an evolving regulatory environment doesn’t have to be an exercise in frustration – join our panelists as they guide you through the latest changes in the regulatory landscape.
  • Legal Update:  Case law is becoming as important as regulatory change to brownfielders.  This session highlights recent court decisions to help you understand the impact they can have on your practice/projects.
  • Emerging Technology:  Development of remediation techniques doesn’t stand still.  In this fast-paced session, you’ll learn about more efficient, cost-effective ways of cleaning up brownfields so communities can reap the benefits.
  • HUB Awards:  Join us as we recognize individual excellence in brownfields with our 4th annual HUB Awards.

And, of course, you’ll have the opportunity to network with like-minded professionals.  All in all, it promises to be another engaging experience.  Plan to attend:

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University
Toronto, ON

Register now: click here.