The Business of Water – Innovation Across the Entire Life Cycle

Water is a critical resource for many industries and businesses. For packaged goods, food and beverage, mining, technology and manufacturing, water is part of the corporate balance sheets and water resource management is an opportunity for innovation.

Join your peers on June 23, 2016, in downtown Toronto as we talk about the use, reuse, value and cost of water across all major sectors of the Canadian economy. This is the 7th annual gathering of water leaders in Canada. We look forward to seeing you in Toronto next year.


Registration fees:
Public/Private Organizations - $595.00 + HST
NGOs, Academics - $400.00 + HST
Young Professionals, & Students - $195.00 + HST

Early Bird Promotion:
Register by February 12, 2016 and you may bring a young professional for free! Learn More



News About the Summit

February 2, 2016

The Canadian Water Summit is trilled to announce that Brenda Lucas, Executive Director of the Southern Ontario Water Consortium will be chair of the 2016 Summit.
Brenda has led the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC) since it was created in 2011. SOWC helps water companies access unique facilities for real world demonstration, find the right researcher match across its 10 academic partner institutions and leverage R&D investments.

January 25, 2016

More Sponsors Announced!

The organizers of the Summit are pleased to announce our latest sponsors: CleanTech North, FLOW Ventures, Lake Ontario Waterkeeper (Contributing); and Corporate Knights, WALRUS (Media).

January 15, 2016

The organizers of the Summit are thrilled to announce the addition of several side events and field trips leading towards our very own Water Week!

  • Wednesday, June 22, The Toronto Board of Trade will host a VIP roundtable and networking event to discuss water, and TRCA will host a pub mixer for students and young professionals (all ages are welcome).
  • Thursday June 23, immediately after the Water Summit, the organizers will host a cocktail reception will precede the Water’s Next Awards Gala, a dinner to celebrate the accomplishments of water leaders and innovators across Canada.
  • Friday, June 24, TRCA plans to host a bus tour site visit, and a paddling event; and Green Roofs for Healthy Cities will offer a training course on net zero water for buildings (registration required).

January 5, 2016

Stay tuned for news about an exclusive event hosted by the Toronto Region Board of Trade in conjunction with the Canadian Water Summit on June 22!

December 18, 2015

2016 Latest Sponsors Announced!

The organizers of the Summit are pleased to announce our latest sponsors: TRCA (Gold), WaterTAP, Toronto Region Board of Trade (Silver); Canadian Water & Wastewater Association, Environmental Services Association of Alberta (ESSA) (Contributing), and Water Canada magazine (Media)


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