Event Registration - Ontario Ground Water Association

2024 OGWA Convention & AGM
3/21/2024 - 3/24/2024
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST


Location: Brookstreet Hotel, 525 Leggett Drive, Kanata (Ottawa), ON K2K 2W2


Registration ends on 3/7/2024
Once you register the main person for a Convention Registration, go to the next screen where you will be given the option to add additional attendees and spouse/guests or children.




Event Description
REGISTRATION ENDS - March 7, 2023


Prefer to register by sending in a form? Use the form at this link:
Convention Registration

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Exhibitor Booth Registration

2024 Convention and Annual General Meeting – OGWA
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
THURSDAY, MARCH 21st:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm - OGWA staff office - Strategy
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Exhibitor setup - Newbridge Foyer
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm - Senators vs. St. Louis Blues (click link for separate registration)


FRIDAY, MARCH 22nd:
7:00 am - 8:00 am - Regional registration - Newbridge III
8:00 am to 5:00 pm - Regional CE Training - Newbridge I & II (click link for separate registration)
8:00 am - 4:00 pm - OGWA staff office - Strategy
8:30 am to 11:00 am – Exhibitor Setup - Newbridge Foyer
Noon pm to 9 pm - Exhibitor Space - Newbridge Foyer 
Noon to 1:00 pm – Lunch (exit into the far end of the foyer)
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Welcome Reception - Newbridge Foyer - hors d’ouvres & cash bar


SATURDAY, MARCH 23rd:
7:00 am to 8:30 am – Breakfast Buffet - Newbridge III
8:00 am to 5:00 pm – Exhibitors available - Newbridge Foyer
8:30 am to 9:15 am – M&S Divisional Meeting
9:15 am to 10:30 am – Contractors Meeting
10:30 am to 10:45 am – Coffee Break
10:45 am to 12:00 pm – AGM - Newbridge I & II

12:00 pm to 12:30 pm – Lunch - Newbridge III
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm - Silent Auction set up
12:30 pm to 1:15 pm – Lunch Symposium with Dr. Beth Parker**
1:30 pm to 4:00 pm – Round Table Discussions
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm – President’s Banquet with Entertainment (~Watch for Announcement~)
9:30 pm – Silent Auction Winners Announced


Room Reservations - Available at the OGWA Dicsounted Rate Until Feb 20th:
Brookstreet Hotel - CALL and BOOK NOW - 1-888-826-2220

Double Queen $249 or King Room $249 - per room/per night PLUS 4% accommodation tax PLUS 13% HST

*Full Registration Each Attendee, Spouse, Guest, or Child 10+:
    $495 + 64.35 tax = $559.35
*Banquet Only, Spouse, Guest, or Child 10+ (with 1 Full Reg'n):
    $101.00 + 13.13 tax = $114.13
*Saturday Meals - Children 5-10 (under 4 are free / over 10 requires Convention Registration):
    Breakfast:  $18 + 2.34 tax   = $20.34
    Lunch:       $25 + 3.25 tax   = $28.25
    Banquet:   $41 + 5.33 tax   = $46.33
 
**Saturday Lunch Symposium - Guest Speaker & Topic Information:
   Dr. Beth Parker on the Morwick G360 Groundwater Research Institute 
   Dr. Parker is the Director of the Morwick G360 Groundwater Research Institute (g360group.org) at the University of Guelph. She founded this Institute in 2007, since which time it has grown to one of the largest university-based groundwater groups in Canada with a team of ~50 people including research associates, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, and technicians. She is also co-Director of the longest standing industry-funded independent research program in Canada, the University Consortium for Field-Focused Groundwater Research (theuniversityconsortium.org). She has been the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions, the most recent of which include the 2022 O.E. Meinzer Award from GSA’s Hydrogeology division, the 2021 Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship with the Swedish Research Council & Lund University, and the 2021 Farvolden Award from the Canadian chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists.