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SOLD OUT! 13th Annual WiN-Canada Conference

November 7, 2016

 

   

   

   

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REGISTRATION IS SOLD OUT!

Early Bird Registration (received by Friday, October 28, 2016)

Member: $299.00+HST ($337.87)

*Non-Member: $349.00+HST ($394.37)

**Student/Retiree: $250.00+HST ($282.50)

Late Registration (received after Friday, October 28, 2016)

Member: $349.00+HST ($394.37)

*Non-Member: $399.00+HST ($450.87)

**Student/Retiree: $250.00+HST ($282.50)

Social Events

Opening Reception: $30+HST ($33.90) November 6th- 6:00pm-8:30pm. Join us at HATCH to kick off the conference in style! 

Closing Networking Event: $30+HST​ ($33.90) November 7th- 5:00pm-7:00pm. As the conference comes to an end, join us for this networking opportunity while enjoying live entertainment, food and beverages

Tours

We will be offering three tours on Tuesday, November 8th for WiN attendees.  All tours are $30+HST​ ($33.90). See details below:

SOLD OUT! TOUR #1: McMaster Nuclear Reactor Tour - This one hour guided tour will provide an overview of the McMaster Nuclear Reactor (MNR). MNR first became operational in 1959 and was the first university-based research reactor in the British Commonwealth. Originally designed to operate at a maximum power of 1 MW, MNR was upgraded during the 1970s to its current rating of 5 MW with a maximum thermal neutron flux of 1 x 1014 neutrons/cm2s. MNR is classified as a medium flux reactor and it is by far the most powerful research reactor at a Canadian university – the handful of so-called “Slowpoke” reactors at other institutions typically operate at a power of 0.02 MW. The bus will pick up registrants from the Marriott Mississauga Meadowvale Hotel at 8:30am and will return back to the hotel by 11:15am*** To register for this tour, click here

TOUR #2: Enhanced  CANDU 6 Control Room Mockup Tour: SNC-Lavalin - Come and see the only CANDU control room engineering simulator outside a utility in Canada. Get up close with one of only three engineering simulators of its kind in North America.  Learn how SNC-Lavalin uses this full-scale facility to improve human factors and see the differences between today’s CANDU 6 control room and the new EC6 control room. You’ll get a chance to watch the response of a CANDU plant in an accident scenario. The bus will pick up registrants from the Marriott Mississauga Meadowvale Hotel at 8:30am and will return back to the hotel by 11:00am*** To register for this tour, click here

TOUR #3: BWXT Canada’s Cambridge Facility Tour - At 275,000 square foot, BWXT Canada’s Cambridge facility is the largest commercial nuclear equipment manufacturing facility in North America and contains North America’s largest nuclear clean room for nuclear component assembly. Visitors to BWXT Canada’s facility will see several heavy nuclear components in various stages of production. BWXT Canada’s Cambridge facility also features a hands-on training centre where workers are given hands-on training prior to going to site. The bus will pick up registrants from the Marriott Mississauga Meadowvale Hotel at 8:30am and will return back to the hotel by 11:30am*** To register for this tour, click here

Important Registration Information

Conference speakers will receive a complimentary registration. Conference registration fees include continental breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon breaks. The Sunday night reception and Monday night reception are an additional cost not included in the conference registration fee.

*Membership in WiN-Canada is free. You can apply online at www.wincanada.org by clicking on “Join WiN” in the bar at the top right of the home page.

**Students must be in full-time attendance at a recognized post-secondary institution and retirees must not be earning income from full-time or part-time work.

***Timing may alter slightly due to traffic conditions 

NOTE: WiN-Canada must now charge HST on all registration and activity fees. All fees listed  are subject to an additional 13% HST.

To register for any of the tours above, please click here.

Tour Registration URL: events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=bj59mdyab&oeidk=a07ed4ktyxq9282d9ff

 

CONFERENCE AGENDA 

To view our conference agenda, please click here

Please note session times are subject to change.
 

SPONSORSHIP

To view our sponsorship package, please click here

 

CONTACT

If you have any questions regarding the 13th Annual WiN-Canada Conference, please contact Taylor Weinstein, Event Manager at 416.915.3020 x 104

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

      

              


               

              

       

 


 
Location
Lionhead Golf & Conference Centre
8525 Mississauga Rd, ON L6Y 0C1
Brampton, Ontario
Canada
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