Make the most of your time at ACE 2019 by taking advantage of events, networking and social opportunities. You never know what you're going to learn and who you're going to meet! Register for events through the main conference registration system.
Tuesday, June 25, 10:30 am
Immediately following the Keynote Program at 10:30 am, join your fellow attendees and presenters for the Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of the Exhibit Hall. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet with leading environmental professionals showcasing their latest products and services. Enjoy a light brunch while exploring the booths and displays.
Empowering Women and Changing Mentalities
Tuesday, June 25 • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Committee for the Professional Development of Women’s goal is to draw upon the unique perspectives and talents of women to further the goals of the Association and to mentor women in the profession. Tickets may be purchased for $50.
Check out this year's excellent program!
Opening Reception—Welcome to Quebec City*
Tuesday, June 25 • 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Kick off the conference in style at the Opening Reception on Tuesday evening to experience the view and connect with old friends, meet new ones, and enjoy some local and international cuisine. Come relax with your colleagues, mingle, and get spoiled by the French hospitality! Ticket required. Additional tickets can be purchased for $50.
Wednesday, June 26 • 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for the last hour in the Exhibit Hall to connect with exhibitors and colleagues during the Exhibitor Reception, back by popular demand. Take advantage of this opportunity to network and get those last-minute business cards from key suppliers to add to your professional network.
Young Professional/Student Networking Reception
Wednesday, June 26 • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
L'Atelier, 624 Grande Allée Est
Join A&WMA Young Professionals as they host a fun evening out of networking and comraderie at one of Quebec City's most popular establishments. With five stories and a chic industrial atmosphere, L'Atelier offers excellent food and a wide variety of drinks. Includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and one drink ticket.
Cost $30 Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Annual Honors & Awards Ceremony and Luncheon*
Thursday, June 27 • 11:50 am - 1:20 pm
Ticket required. Additional tickets may be purchased for $50.
Join A&WMA members and conference attendees at this popular luncheon as they recognize the accomplishments of outstanding individuals, organizations, and companies.
Introductions will be made by the following local dignitaries:
Jean-Yves Duclos, Member of Parliament for Québec
Konrad H. Sioui, Grand Chief of the Huron-Wendat Nation
Sylvain Gaudreault is currently a Member of Parliament for Jonquière at the Québec National Assembly, spokesman for the Environment and the Fight against Climate Change, in the fields of Energy and Health, as well as Vice-President of the Committee on Public Administration.
Scholarship Raffle Drawing
Drawn at the Honors & Awards Ceremony on Thursday, June 27
Help support the future of environmental scientists by purchasing tickets for $5 each or 5 tickets for $20 USD, cash only. Tickets will be sold at the registration desk, grand reception and council meetings. Winner need not be present.