2022 ASPB Conference

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Specifics: 

Date: November 30-December 1, 2022 - Registration closes November 18, 2022.

AGENDA:

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 30, 2022
16:00 - HOTEL CHECK-IN
19:00 - 21:00  WELCOME RECEPTION – HORS D'OEUVRES AND CASH BAR – HERITAGE HALL

THURSDAY DECEMBER 1, 2022

7:30 - 8:30 CONFERENCE REGISTRATION – HERITAGE HALL

7:30 - 8:30 BREAKFAST – MOUNT TEMPLE/HERITAGE HALL

Time

Presentations In Mount Temple

Speaker

8:30 - 8:40Welcome and Opening RemarksDean Falkenberg (B.Sc., MEB, P.Biol.) - ASPB ED, Registrar
Mike Oka - Blood (Kainai) Tribe Consultation Coordinator, Blackfoot Elder and Medicine Man
8:40 - 9:00Welcome Address by ASPB President and Board IntroductionVictoria Lukasik (Ph.D, P.Biol.)- ASPB President
9:00 - 9:30The Migratory Birds Convention Act and Migratory Bird RegulationsDavid Stepinsky (M.Sc., B.Sc.) - Environment and Climate Change Canada
9:30 - 10:00Conducting Drone Nest Surveys on ROWsKirsten Pearson (B.Sc., P.Biol., RPBio) - WEST

10:00 - 10:30 NETWORKING BREAK

10:30 - 11:00Applicability of the Canada Energy Regulatory and Fisheries and Oceans Canada Memorandum of UnderstandingSuzanne Brown (B.Sc., M.Sc.) -CER
11:00 - 11:30Overview of the Modernized Fisheries Act, Species at Risk Act, and Requests for ReviewBrianna Wyn (M.Sc.) - DFO
11:30 - 12:00Fireside Chat - Indigenous Connections To BiologyMike Oka - Blood (Kainai) Tribe Consultation Coordinator, Blackfoot Elder and Medicine Man                                                                                            Andy Edeburn (P.Biol.) - ASPB President Elect

12:00 - 13:00  LUNCH BREAK – MOUNT TEMPLE/HERITAGE HALL

TimePresentations In Mount TempleSpeaker
13:00 - 13:45Wetlands Panel - from Assessment to Wetland Restoration: Challenges and SuccessesModerated by Andy Edeburn (P.Biol.) - ASPB President Elect             Christina Metke (P.Biol.) - Sandgrass Consulting
Amanda Cooper (B.Sc, P.Biol, AIT) - AEP
Emily Kabotoff (B.Sc, BIT) -Strathcona County
13:45 - 14:15Habitat Restoration: Why Indigenous Partnerships MatterPaula Bentham (M.Sc, P.Biol, RPBio) - WSP
14:15 - 14:45PNG Legacy Site Restoration ProjectTomas Sokolon (RBIT) - Tree Time
14:45 - 15:15Foothills Stream Crossing PartnershipNgaio Baril (P.Biol.) - Foothills Stream Crossing Partnership
15:45 - 16:45Assessing Methods for Sampling and Quantifying Potential Impacts of Point Source Municipal Wastewater Effluent on Basal Components of the Aquatic Food Web in the
Bow River, AB
Aphra Sutherland (B.A, B.Sc., BIT) - UofC
Breanna Sayles (B.Sc.) - UofC
16:45 - 17:15Scaling Process in Complex Ecology ProjectsKelli Warren (B.Sc., P.Ag., P.Biol., RPBio.) - WSP
Derek Rennie (M.Sc., P.Biol., RPBio) - WSP
18:00 - 19:00 COCKTAILS WITH CASH BAR – HERITAGE HALL
19:00 - KEYNOTE SPEAKER – MOUNT TEMPLE – Jessica Vandenberghe (P.Eng., M.Sc.) - Assistant Dean, Engineering Community and Culture at the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta

19:00 - 20:00 DINNER – MOUNT TEMPLE

                                                                                                                                                      FRIDAY DECEMBER 2, 2022
7:30 - 8:30 BREAKFAST – MOUNT TEMPLE/HERITAGE HALL
TimePresentations In Mount TempleSpeaker
8:30 - 8:45Welcome to Day 2Dean Falkenberg (B.Sc., MEB, P.Biol.) - ASPB ED, Registrar
8:45 - 9:30ASPB AGMVictoria Lukasik (Ph.D, P.Biol.)- ASPB President
9:30 - 10:00  NETWORKING BREAK
10:00 - 10:45AER Updates: Regulatory Oversight of Contaminated SitesAdrian Kerry (M.Sc., P.Ag.) - AER
10:45 - 11:15New BC Legislation and Right to PracticeChristine Houghton (RPBio.) -CEO BC CAB
11:15 - 11:30Conference Closing Remarks and AwardsAndy Edeburn - ASPB President
11:30 CONFERENCE COMPLETE - HOTEL CHECK-OUT 12:00

Location: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

National Parks Pass: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is inside Banff National Park. Any guests coming to Banff National Park are required to buy park passes at the gate.

Costs: Early bird pricing ends October 31, 2022. All tickets include the reception November 30 and the Banquet December 1.

All tickets are subject to GST and the ASPB Cancellation and Refund Policy (available

Delegate Ticket Type     

Early Bird Price          

Price After Oct.31   

Member

$399

$445

Non-member

$499

$545

Volunteer (must be approved by ASPB admin)

$225

$225

Presenter (must be approved by ASPB admin)

$225

$225

 

Hotel Reservation: A conference ticket does not include accommodations. However, the ASPB has secured reduced room rates, starting at $229 (plus service charge, taxes and fees), for a limited number of rooms at the Chateau. Rooms at the reduced rate are first-come-first-serve. Please call the Global Reservations Center at 1-800-441-1414 and indicate you are with the ASPB 2022 Conference  or use our booking link online https://book.passkey.com/e/50387309.The deadline for reservations at the reduced room rate is October 31st. This reduced rate is also available for delegates on room reservations for the three days before and three days after the conference, subject to availability. 

Parking: Current parking charges are $45.00 per day for valet parking and $22.00 per day for self-park for over-night in-house guests. Parking is not included in registration ticket or accommodations.

CCP: Attendance at the conference qualifies ASPB members to earn Professional Development Hours towards their CCP requirements. example: one hour attended = one hour CCP. 

Sponsorship opportunities are still available, click here  for details.

For all conference inquiries, please contact Jessica at regulatory@aspb.ab.ca.

Tickets

  • ASPB Member - $445.00
  • Non-Member - $545.00
  • Volunteer (must be approved by ASPB admin) - $225.00
  • Presenter (must be approved by ASPB admin) - $225.00

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