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ABCMI & COAST Innovation Forum

23 Apr 2024 @ 8:00am PDT
24 Apr 2024 @ 5:00pm PDT
Event Details

Day 1 | Tuesday, April 23

06:30:   Trade show Set-Up – Registration for Exhibitors

08:00:   Welcome Desk Opens for Registered Attendees

08:00:   Trade Show Opens

08:30:   ABCMI & COAST Opening Remarks

08:35:   Opening Speaker

08:45:   Panel # 1 – Federal Fleet Innovation

  • Royal Canadian Navy – Commodore Jason Armstrong, Director General, Naval Force Development
  • Canadian Coast Guard – Ryan Tettamanti, Senior Director, Fleet Requirements and Support
  • Transport Canada – Ryan Klomp, Director RD & D, Innovation Centre (TBC)
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police – Darren Mierau, National Marine Manager (TBC)
  • Public Services and Procurement Canada – Marc Baril, Acting Director General, Marine (TBC)

10:00:   Coffee/Networking Break in Trade Show area

10:30:   Panel # 2 – Clean Energy & Decarbonization

  • 5 Panelists with moderated Q & A

12:00:   Lunch/Networking Break

13:00: Panel # 3 – Trade Commissioners & Offshore Innovation Insights

  • 4 Panelists with moderated Q & A

14:00: Panel # 4 – Autonomous Surface Vessels

  • 4 Panelists with moderated Q & A

15:00:  Coffee/Networking Break

15:30: Panel # 5 – Ocean Foods

  • 4 Panelists with moderated Q & A

 

Networking Reception

16:30 – 18:30 (in Trade Show area)


Day 2 | Wednesday, April 24

07:30:  Trade Show Opens (light breakfast available)

08:30:  ABCMI & COAST Opening Remarks

08:35:  Featured Speaker

08:50:  Panel # 6 – Innovation Assistance & Support

  • DRDC IDEaS & CSSP Programs – Philippe Hébert, Director General Innovation, DRDC, DND
  • Innovative Solutions Canada – Bradley Goodyear, Director General ISC, ISED
  • NRC Research & IRAP Programs – TBC
  • Innovate BC – TBC
  • Business Development Bank of Canada – TBC 

10:00:  Coffee/Networking Break in Trade Show area

10:30:  Industry Showcase – Canadian talent 

Group 1

  • 3 companies

Group 2

  • 3 companies 

12:00  Lunch/Networking Break

13:00:  Panel # 7 – Blue Carbon & Carbon Capture

  • 4 Panelists with moderated Q & A

14:00:  Panel # 8 – Venture Capital & Accelerator/Incubator Opportunities

  • 4 Panelists with moderated Q & A

15:00:  Concluding Remarks

We have 10 Exhibitor Spaces available. The Exhibitors will be set up in the area where the Networking Reception takes place as well as food and beverage service during the 2 days. 

Included with the Exhibitor Space:

  • 1 six foot skirted table
  • 2 chairs
  • 1 delegate registration 
  • area is wide enough for your 10' pop up trade show display

There is no pipe and drape. Move in and set up is Day 1 of the Innovation Forum. Electricity and monitors can be rented at additional charge directly from the venue's exhibitor services. Exhibitor spots will be assigned based on purchase order.

Hotel Group Rate. Use the following Link: https://book.passkey.com/event/50766166/owner/2075/home

Note: Booking must be completed by Friday, March 22, 2024 

A sponsorship opportunity for this event is possible. Your $2,000 Sponsorship will give you two (2) full conference passes, which includes the Networking Reception. 

Sponsorship also includes:

  • Live acknowledgment during the event
  • Company logo displayed throughout the 2 days.
  • Company logo on event registration page, and
  • Sponsor recognition on e-bulletins.

Please contact Leann at leann@abcmi.ca to confirm your sponsorship and for more information. 

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
ABCMI Member
12 Apr 2024
$450.00
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Non-Member 12 Apr 2024 $600.00
COAST Member ($450 w/promocode) 12 Apr 2024 $600.00
Exhibitor Space
15 Apr 2024
$1,500.00
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23 Apr 2024 @ 8:00am PDT
24 Apr 2024 @ 5:00pm PDT

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