What is the purpose of the Canadian Water Summit?

The Canadian Water Summit is a first-of-its-kind conference in Canada, with a mission to help realize Canada’s potential to be a world leader in water expertise, management and technology innovation. The Canadian Water Summit was created by the Innovolve Group in 2009 to bring together business, government, NGOs and academics to further a united mission: to build a sustainable water future for Canada.

Actual Media Inc. is proud to have assumed a leadership role for the 2016 Canadian Water Summit and taken over ownership of the Canadian Water Summit in 2017.

When and where is the Canadian Water Summit?

The 9th Annual Canadian Water Summit will be held on June 20–22nd, 2017 at the the Marriott Pinnacle in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.

What is the projected attendance?

We anticipate over 300 delegates from across Canada and abroad, including leaders and experts from business, government, NGOs and academia.

When will registration open?

Registration has opened!

Will you offer special discounts on flights and hotels?

This year, UBC will sponsor a limited number of Indigenous participants upon request to cover registration, transportation, and hotel costs. Contact us if you have any questions about this.

Delegates will be responsible for arranging their own travel and accommodations. Sign up for our newsletter and visit our website for updates and the latest information on discounts and hotels.

Who is managing the Canadian Water Summit?

Actual Media Inc. is proud to present the 2018 Canadian Water Summit. Actual Media is the creative agency that publishes Water Canada and ReNew Canada magazines. Our team works on the front lines of the infrastructure, water, and environment industry sectors, helping clients advance their communication goals, promote their products, and sell their services. Actual Media is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. To view our portfolio or get more information about our services, please visit actualmedia.ca.

Are speaker opportunities available?

Yes, speaking spots are typically part of a sponsorship package. Contact Katherine Balpataky or Jane Buckland.