April 10, 2012  


NEIA announces new Board of Directors

The Newfoundland & Labrador Environmental Industry Association held its Annual General Meeting and election of officers on March 29 at the Holiday Inn in St. John's. To view a list of the current Board of Directors click here. To see photos from the event, click here.






NEIA celebrates former President Deborah Hutchings

NEIA took time at its AGM to recognize one of its own: Deborah Hutchings. A past president of the organization, Hutchings has contributed significantly to the environmental industry in Newfoundland & Labrador. Now an experienced and respected senior litigator with Benson Buffet, you can learn more about Deborah's work in the field here.  


Meet with Canada's Chief Economist for the latest on the global economy and its impact on your business 

Join Peter Hall, Vice-President and Chief Economist at Export Development Canada, for an engaging presentation where you will get the latest information on the global economy and the impact it will have on Canadian businesses like yours. Click here to register and for more information.



NEIA recognizes Director

At its 2012 Annual General Meeting, NEIA recognized the service of Andrea Lundrigan who contributed to the organization's Board of Directors. Andrea, an environmental geoscientist and project manager for AMEC Earth & Environmental, ended her term on NEIA's Board on March 29, 2012.



Need a kickstart to get your innovative products/services to the marketplace?

The Canadian Innovation Commercialization Program was created by the Government of Canada to help do just that. CICP is pleased to announce that the 3rd call for proposals is under way. Click here for more information.  


Multi-sector Trade Development Mission to Iceland (April 23-27)

Participating companies will work with the Department, the Canadian Embassy in Iceland and an in-market consultant to arrange valuable business-to-business meeting schedules. More info


23rd Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Awards

The awards recognize and celebrate individuals, community groups and businesses for their outstanding efforts and dedication to protect and enhance our environment. There are 6 categories to choose from: Individual; Community Group or Organization; Youth, Youth Group or School; Municipality, Business; and Lifetime Achievement. More info

Export and Innovation Awards

The Department of Innovation, Business, and Rural Development is now accepting applications for the 2012 Export and Innovation Awards. The Awards celebrate the achievements of those who are raising Newfoundland and Labrador to new heights. For more info, click here. 


Conferences, Workshops & Seminars  


April 11 - 13, 2012:  Water Technologies Symposium (WaterTech), Banff (AB)


May 20 - 22, 2012:  SEUS//CP 2012: Myrtle Beach (SC) 


May 23 - 24, 2012:  All-Energy Exhibition & Conference, Aberdeen (UK)


May 22, 2012:  Let's Talk Exports 2012, St. John's (NL)


May 7 - 11, 2012:  IFAT ENTSORGA 2012, Munich (GER)
June 6, 2012:  The Carbon Economy Summit 2012, Toronto (ON)


June 6-9, 2012:  CSCE Conference 2012: Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure, Edmonton (AB)


September 25 - 28, 2012:  ARC2012 - Atlantic Reclamation Conference, Sydney (NS)


September 30 - October 5, 2012:   Eco Summit 2012, Columbus (USA)


October 17 - 19, 2012:  Remediation Technologies Symposium 2012, Banff (AB)


May 27 - 29, 2013:  3rd Annual Climate Change Technology Conference, Montreal (QC) 



For more listings of conferences, workshops & seminars: www.neia.org 



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