The Ontario (Canada) Chapter of AESP was formally launched in May of 2012 at the inaugural event in Toronto which featured the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario at that time, Gord Miller. The Ontario (Canada) Chapter is dedicated to supporting the growing network of energy and sustainability professionals with local, professional development opportunities, networking opportunities, forums and symposiums to promote the transfer and development of knowledge and expertise. The Ontario chapter has more than 300 active members and a broader network of more than 500 industry professionals; representing electric and natural gas utilities, public benefit associations, regulatory and non-profit entities, vendors and service providers, manufacturers and consulting firms.
Jeff Quint, Waterloo North Hydro
Carrie Aloussis, Independent Electricity System Operator
Lenard Hart, Toronto Hydro
Lisa Rae, Burman Energy Consultants Group
Jenna Bentley, Enbridge Gas Distribution
Tim Sturgeon, Burman Energy Consultants Group
Peter Rowles, Posterity Group
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Past Events and Pictures
June 6, 2018 - Disruption and Innovation
How will it Impact the Energy Industry?
February 19th, 2018
Canuck Night in the Big Easy
Location: Hotel Storyville
New Orleans style networking event complete with a crawfish boil and the Honey Swamp Band.
November 30, 2017
Assessing the Impact of the Expanding Cannabis Production Industry on the Energy Sector in Ontario
Please join the AESP Ontario Chapter for a half day speaker session focused on the rapidly expanding cannabis production industry. You'll hear from industry experts on:
· Where the industry has come from and where it's going,
· Learn who the customer is and how we can work with them, and
· Learn about the opportunities for energy efficiency in this rapidly evolving industry
Join colleagues and industry professionals for an afternoon of engaging speakers followed by a tour of one of Niagara's most sustainable wineries Southbrook Vineyards, a wine tasting, and a networking dinner.
August 29, 2017
Summerhill Summer Conference Event
Location: Amsterdam Brewing Company
45 Esandar Drive, Toronto, Ontario M4G 4C5
Join the AESP Ontario Chapter and Summerhill for great food, drinks and networking at the 2017 AESP Summer Conference following the New Member/New Professional Event at the Amsterdam Brewing Company. REGISTER FOR THE EVENT!
June 7, 2017
Location: Speaker Session & facility tour : Earth Rangers Centre
Evening reception: Dave & Buster's
Carbon Economy Event
Assessing the Impact of Cap and Trade on the Ontario Energy Sector. Save the date for the next AESP Ontario Chapter Event. Learn more about the impacts of the new carbon economy on the energy and energy services sector
February 13, 2017
Canucks Night in Orlando
Location: Kings Orlando - International Drive, 8255 International Drive suite 120, Orlando, FL 32819
We have the reputation at the AESP National Conference of being "the event" to attend. This year's Canuck night will be no exception. Join fellow Canadians Monday night at Kings Orlando, the classy bowling joint, for drinks, dinner and a little friendly competition in the 6 bowling lanes and 4 pool tables we have for the night. We will send you a reminder email closer to the event date, but we will meet at Kings Orlando starting at 8:30pm. Please make your own way to Kings, which is less than 5 km and a 10 minute cab ride away from the conference hotel. Those bringing a non-industry guest or a nonCanadian are asked to purchase a ticket. AESP Canadian members are admitted for Free. Registration is open https://aesporlando2017.eventbrite.ca.
October 26, 2016
AESP Ontario Chapter Fall Summit
The AESP Ontario Chapter Fall Summit was held in downtown Toronto on Wednesday October 26th, 2016. We partnered with BMW Canada to offer test drives, and talk about Driving Change Forward in the transportation sector. It was an exciting event!