February 16-17, 2023 | The International Centre, Toronto, Canada
Title Sponsor: Procore

CCE Schedule

All 2023 Sessions and Stage Presentations will be posted November 15, 2022.  Please browse the completed schedule of conference sessions from CCE2022.

CCE Schedule Wednesday May 18, 2022

50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Integrating Digital Technologies to Simplify Concrete Production and Use

Tate Coverdale, Ph.D., Head of In-truck Monitoring, Master Builders Solutions Admixtures Inc., LLC
Tate Coverdale, Ph.D.
Today’s concrete industry faces increasing challenges regarding construction productivity, increasing demands on material performance and sustainability, and workforce availability and retention. Digital solutions have entered... Read more
Master Builders Solutions Canada Inc.
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

CSA A23.1 for Concrete Contractors

Geoff Kinney, Executive Director, Concrete Floor Contractors Association
Geoff Kinney
We invite concrete contractors to join us for a review of Canada’s national mandatory Concrete Standard CSA A23.1 “Concrete materials and methods of concrete construction”.... Read more
Concrete Floor Contractors Association
50 minutes
Hall 2
$0

Hilti JAIBOT

Scott Symington, Digital Construction Services - Robotics - Hilti North America
Scott Symington
A semi-automated drilling technology, the Hilti Jaibot is a robot that helps add more productivity to your installation projects. This innovative construction robot takes over... Read more
Hilti
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

Building a BIM Team: How to begin your BIM Journey

Erich Schmidt , Manager – Innovation and Public Affairs, OGCA
Tyler Holditch , Director of Innovation, Matheson Constructors
Yuri Bartiz, Innovation Manager, Pomerleau
Erich Schmidt Tyler Holditch Yuri Bartiz
The very nature of the construction industry is evolving, and this evolution is creating a new set of complexities for which the construction sector needs... Read more
Ontario General Contractors Association
50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Building the Sustainable, Zero-Net Carbon World of Tomorrow

Michael McSweeney , Former President and CEO, Cement Association of Canada
Jolene McLaughlin, Director, Corporate Sustainability, EllisDon Corporation
Sarah Petrevan , Director of Sustainability, Cement Association of Canada
Charles Thibault , Commercial Performance & Marketing Manager, Lafarge Canada
Michael McSweeney Jolene McLaughlin Sarah Petrevan Charles Thibault
Concrete is an indispensable building material, in fact twice as much concrete is used each year than all other building materials combined – only water... Read more
Cement Association of Canada CAC
50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Improving your Safety Culture with the League of Champions

Craig Lesurf , LOC Chair, President, Gillam Group
Darryl Cooper , President, Cooper Equipment Rentals
Tracey Mooradian, Health & Safety Manager, Eastern Construction
Craig Lesurf Darryl Cooper Tracey Mooradian
This will be a panel discussion with several members of the League of Champions (LOC) moderated by Judith Reda.  Discussion will include a brief history/high... Read more
The League of Champions
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

Onboarding and Retaining Employees

Mark Nesbitt , Leadership Trainer and Speaker, Nesbitt Training
Mark Nesbitt
Attracting and retaining employees is critical to building a work culture where levels of productivity, engagement and employee satisfaction are high. The secret to achieving... Read more
Nesbitt Training
50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Presenting the Certified Concrete Pump Operator (CCPO) program

Ammar Kavazovic, Director, Programs and Initiatives, BC Construction Safety Alliance
Sara Knights , Programs and Initiatives Coordinator, BCCSA
Ammar Kavazovic Sara Knights
Concrete Pump Operators in British Columbia can now have their skills and abilities recognized with a professional accreditation: Concrete Pump Operator Certificate of Competence delivered... Read more
British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA)
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

How to Run Profitable Jobs Every Time

Liam Morin, Head Coach, Profit For Contractors
Liam Morin
Learn the top 3 secrets to starting, running, and finishing jobs profitably backed by real-life stories. Profit For Contractors has created a bundle of their... Read more
Profit for Contractors

CCE Schedule Thursday May 19, 2022

50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Low Carbon Concrete in Ontario

Alen Keri, P.Eng. , Director of Technical Services, Concrete Ontario
Alen Keri, P.Eng.
With the Canadian roadmap to net-zero concrete by 2050 already being implemented, there are numerous options for Architects and Designers to consider for their projects... Read more
Concrete Ontario
50 minutes
Hall 2
$0

Hilti JAIBOT

Scott Symington, Digital Construction Services - Robotics - Hilti North America
Scott Symington
A semi-automated drilling technology, the Hilti Jaibot is a robot that helps add more productivity to your installation projects. This innovative construction robot takes over... Read more
Hilti
50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Fiberglass Rebar in the Insulated Concrete Form Industry

Borna Hajimiragha, CEO of B&B Fiberglass Rebar Manufacturing
Borna Hajimiragha
This session will detail the technical and on-site advantages of using fiberglass rebar for concrete reinforcement on insulated concrete form residential and commercial job sites.... Read more
Insulated Concrete Form Manufacturers Association
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

Recycling Concrete, a 100% Reality

Luc Bédard, ing., M.Ing., M.B.A., Directeur général, Association béton Québec
Luc Bédard, ing.
Quebec is the first place in the world to shut down concrete recycling at 100 %. Ready-mix concrete is therefore recognized for its characteristics linked... Read more
Association Béton Québec
50 minutes
Phoenix Room A
$50 + tax

Adhesive Anchoring systems for concrete in Canada – Updates

Sean Agresta , Field Engineering Manager, DEWALT Anchors and Fasteners
Sean Agresta
Anchoring systems are a critical part of connecting various structural and non-structural components to concrete and other materials.  Common challenges and practical steps for adhesive... Read more
DEWALT Anchors and Fasteners + ACI - Quebec & E.Ontario Chapter
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

Fiber Reinforced Polymer Institute: FRP Audit Certificate Program

Dr. Ahmed A.B.Mostafa, Ph.D., P.Eng., P.E., CEng MIEI., CPEng MIEAust., IntPE (Canada)., CEO CMTE Inc. ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited Laboratory
Dr. Ahmed A.B.Mostafa, Ph.D., P.Eng., P.E., CEng MIEI., CPEng MIEAust., IntPE (Canada).
The FRP Institute is an independent third-party auditor to certify FRP products. The audit and the certification program are established to provide the following tasks... Read more
Regulatory Resources LLC. / CMTE Inc.
50 minutes
Phoenix Room B
$50 + tax

Tilt-up a Re-emerging Design Technology

Len Overbeek , Vice President, Tilt Wall Ontario Inc.
Len Overbeek
Tilt-up concrete construction is a cost-effective, efficient, building solution with almost limitless design potential. This proven technology represents the best value in today’s construction market,... Read more
Tilt-Up Concrete Association