Seminar

Information Seminar on Changing Water Levels

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  • Event Dates Feb 15 - Feb 15, 2020
  • Start Time 09:00 AM
  • Venue National Yacht Club
  • Address 1 Stadium Road
  • Location Toronto, Ont.

Row Ontario plays an active part in a multi-organizational working group on the issues surrounding the impact of high water levels and changing water conditions throughout the province. We are joined on this group with provincial sport partners such Ontario Sailing and Canoe Kayak Ontario.

Through the working group an important seminar will be held in Toronto on Saturday, Feb. 15 to learn more about dealing with changing water levels and forecasting what is to come in the years ahead. Each rowing club is invited to send a representative or two to participate in this session.

Dealing with High Water and Changing Water Conditions Information Session

Date: Saturday Feb. 15, 2020
Location: National Yacht Club, 1 Stadium Road, Toronto
Time: 9:00am – 1:30pm
Cost:  $20.00 + HST (For food costs)
*Pre-Registration is required

Session Schedule*
9:00-10:00am: Shoreplan – Engineering of systems and docks
10:00-10:45am: Pierre Beland – Canadian Commissioner/Chair of the International Joint Commission
10:45-11:45am: Jordan Kropf – Kropf Industries (floating docks and walkways)
11:45am: Lunch and Networking
12:15-1:00pm: Ron Bianchi – Meteorologist
1:00 -1:30pm: Next Steps Discussion
*Schedule is subject to change

To register, please visit https://ontariosailing.ca/high-water/. ALL participants must register separately.

For more information on the seminar, please contact Lisa Roddie COAST Manager at lisa@rowontario.ca.

If you are unable to attend in person, please contact Lisa (lisa@rowontario.ca) to register for a Go-To-Meeting session. Please include your name, member organization, and your role at the organization in the email. All participants must register separately. There is a maximum number of registrations permitted online for the information. Registrations will be completed on a first come first served basis.