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WORKSHOP: Preparing to Compete and Win in a Low Carbon Economy

Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: St. John’s, Capital Hotel

This timely, interactive workshop is designed to help manufacturers prepare to compete and win under the National Carbon Pricing program.

Starting sometime in 2018, Carbon Pricing will be mandatory across the country. Whether it be through a Carbon Tax, Cap and Trade program or a hybrid of the 2, mandatory Carbon Pricing will challenges budgets in a fiercely competitive marketplace. Attend this workshop to learn how to effectively prepare your organization to succeed in the new low carbon economy.

Executives, Plant & Operations Managers, Financial Officers, Procurement Managers, EHS Specialists and other Staff from manufacturing organizations will benefit from attending this practical and hands on workshop.

   

Objectives

  • Understand the National Carbon Pricing program.
  • Learn how carbon pricing works under the different types of carbon pricing mechanisms.
  • Be able to articulate the numerous ways carbon pricing will impact their company.
  • Learn how to calculate the financial impact carbon pricing will have on their business.
  • Understand what a Carbon Footprint is and the important role it will play in helping manufacturers manage and mitigate the impacts that will result from carbon pricing.
  • Learn key concepts, terms and lingo related to carbon.
  • Be provided with valuable carbon related tools, calculators and resources designed specifically to support manufacturers in combatting the impacts of carbon pricing.
  • Hear best practices for quickly reducing the costs associated with carbon pricing.
  • Learn about different approaches to effectively compete and win in the new low carbon economy.
  • Become familiar with different programs available to support manufacturers

Registration

Location: Capital Hotel,208 Kenmount Road, St. John’s
Date: December 13, 2017
Session Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Cost: $50.00 (Fluent & Network Members), $100 CME Members, $200 Non-Members

NEIA members are also eligible for the reduced rate. If you intend to register, please contact Kieran Hanley at kieran@neia.org before December 7, 2017.

Click here to register if you are not a NEIA member.

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