April 19, 2012  


Register NOW to hear Canada's Chief Economist speak on the latest on the global economy and its impact on your business - May 22

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.





Changes to Environmental Assessment Regulations


The federal government is introducing environmental assessment regulations intended to streamline and accelerate the project review process. Received positively by industry, but criticized by environmentalists, these changes may impact your business. Read more about the specifics of the changes to the process here, and stay tuned to the NEIA website each day for environmental industry news update.




 Solid Waste Management Innovation Fund

Finding ways to best manage, divert, and recycle our waste can sometimes involve creative-thinking outside the box. The Solid Waste Management Innovation Fund was established to help organizations carry out research and development projects that provide valuable solutions to our waste problems. Click here for more information from the MMSB. 


 2 spaces available in Hazwoper course

Full Hazwoper courses and refresher sessions are taking place in St. John's the week of May 13th, and there are 2 spaces still open. For further details click here


Impress Your Employers: Advance Your Environmental Career This Spring

The Canadian Centre for Environmental Education is offering a certificate, bachelor, and masters in Environmental Practice. The spring deadline for applications is is on April 21st. More info


Quality Management System Lead Auditor Workshop, April 30 - May 4

This five-day seminar provides an explanation of the ISO 9001 requirements and the design of a functional and effective Quality Management System. It explains the auditing process and audit instruments, documentation process, information on how to conduct an audit, write the audit report, take corrective action, and auditing case studies to develop skills for identifying nonconformities. 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 19, 2012:  The Gulf of St. Lawrence: Exploring the risks of oil and gas development in a unique and fragile ecosystem, St. John's (NL)

May 7 - 11, 2012:  IFAT ENTSORGA 2012, Munich (GER)


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 31 & June 1, 2012:  BuildGreen Atlantic, Halifax (NS)


June 6, 2012:  The Carbon Economy Summit 2012, Toronto (ON)


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

June 11 - 13, 2012:  Beyond Green Buildings: The Green City, Toronto (ON) 


June 12 - 16, 2012:  Deep Roots in a New Energy City, St. John's (NL)


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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