NOVEMBER 27 and 28, 2018 | The Rath Eastlink Community Centre, Truro, NS

Trade Show & Conference - 2018

Classroom

Peter Burgess, Wild Blueberry and IPM Specialist, Perennia: ​1 CEC - PHA 


New, innovating and emerging biological pest control options

LOCATION: Classroom

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Sean James, NPD & Master Gardener, Owner of Sean James Consulting & Design: Fusion Gardening    ​1 CEC - PHA 

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Sean James, NPD & Master Gardener, Owner of Sean James Consulting & Design: What to do with a Downpour - Ornamental Ways to Handle Rainwater

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.   Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Eric Fry, Partner, Sandler Training: Interactive sales training

12:00

Closing remarks and conference ends

Paul MacCormack, GM/Superintendent at Fox Meadow Golf Course:


Mindfulness and Millennials: Using Both to Get Results and Keep Your Sanity

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Bob Sandford, EPCOR Chair, Water Security, United Nations University: The Restoration Imperative: Making Sustainable Attainable in a Changed Climate

​1 CEC - PHA 

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Sean James, NPD & Master Gardener, Owner of Sean James Consulting & Design: Working WITH Nature
​    1 CEC - PHA 

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.   Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00 a.m.

Peter Burgess, Wild Blueberry and IPM Specialist, Perennia: Cultural Practices
​   1 CEC - PHA 

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Lunch and trade show in the main room

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Main Room

Lisa Frizzell, Education Officer,Partnership & Innovation, Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency:

​OVERVIEW: Trade Regulation, Apprenticeship Pathway and Red Seal Exam Prep 

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Reception and trade show in the main room

Location:

Main Room

Wednesday, November 28

Amy Gibson-Saab, Lawyer, Boyne Clarke and Bryan Whalen, CPA, Collins Barrow:


Structuring the Owner-Managed Business – Strategies for structuring your business to maximize profits and plan for your future retirement.  Topics will include recent income tax reforms and best practices for the owner-managed business.

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 27

Peter Burgess, Wild Blueberry and IPM Specialist, Perennia: ​1 CEC - PHA 


Weed & Pest Identification

Judith Andrew, Commissioner for Employers, Canada Employment Insurance Commission:


FYI for Employers on EI and Labour Market

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