CIQS Congress 2018  July 19–22, 2018 — Halifax, NS

CIQS Congress 2018 - Building the Maritimes

CIQS Congress 2018 will be hosted by the CIQS – Maritimes Affiliate in Halifax, NS on July 19–22, 2018 at the Delta Halifax.

The theme of the CIQS Congress 2018 is:

Building the Maritimes

Where Tradition Meets Innovation

Register early to secure your place at the Congress.

We look forward to seeing you in Halifax!

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Sheila Lennon at info@ciqs.org.

CONGRESS VENUE

CIQS – Maritimes has selected Delta Halifax to host the 2018 Congress. Centrally located in downtown Halifax, the hotel features mesmerizing views of the harbour and offers convenient access to the city’s top attractions.

Delta Hotels Halifax
(Square Scotia)

1990 Barrington St.
Halifax, NS B3J 1P2
Reservation Link:
ciqs.org/halifax2018
Phone Reservations:
1-888-236-2427

 

HOTEL GROUP RATES

Group rates are available 3 days pre and post based on availability.

Guest Room, 2 Double $169
Guest Room, 1 King or 1 Queen, Sofa Bed $169
Guest Room, 1 King, Sofa Bed, Harbor View $184
Reservation Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018.

Book a Room  →

 

NEW CONGRESS BURSARY PROGRAM

David Lai Young Quantity Surveyor Congress Bursary Program

In recognition of the volunteer contributions of David Lai, PQS(F) over the past 10 years and his invaluable work on the Education portfolio, CIQS is pleased to announce the establishment of the David Lai Young Quantity Surveyor (YQS) Congress Bursary Program.

The bursary program will provide funding for one YQS from each Affiliate region in Canada to attend Congress. Please see the program application guidelines for full details and requirements.

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

THURSDAY, JULY 19th
CIQS National Board Meetings
Young QS Meeting / Evening Out

 

FRIDAY, JULY 20st – Congress Day 1
Start Activity / Topic / Comments Speaker(s)
8:00 AM Registration
8:15 AM Breakfast
8:45 AM Opening Remarks
Morning Theme: Innovation
MC – Michael Munday, PQS
Senior Estimator at Lindsay Construction
9:00 AM Technical Session I
The Future of Energy in Atlantic Canada
Daniel Roscoe, P.Eng.
Partner at Roswall Inc.
9:45 AM Refreshment Break
10:00 AM Technical Session II
3D Scanning and Drone Technology
Colin Gillis, BBA, MCPM & Dan MacIntosh, MCPM
Smarter Spaces
10:45 AM Refreshment Break
11:00 AM Technical Session III
Integrated Project Delivery
Walter Strachan, FCSC, RSW, PQS
VP Risk Management at CBCL Limited
12:00 PM Networking Lunch
1:15 PM Intro of Afternoon Panel
Afternoon Theme: Tradition
MC – Michael Munday, PQS
Senior Estimator at Lindsay Construction
1:30 PM Panel Discussion
Growing Halifax
Moderator
Michael Munday, PQS
Senior Estimator at Lindsay Construction
Panelists
David Sobey, P.Eng., PMP
Construction Manager at EllisDon
John Spinelli, CET, C.Mgr., PQS, PMP, LEED AP
Director, Cogswell Redevelopment Program at City of Halifax
Sandra Cooke
Senior Landscape Architect at Ekistics Plan + Design
Terry Doran
Vice President, Office Properties at Crombie REIT
2:45 PM Refreshment Break
3:00 PM Technical Session IV
Introduction to ICMS
Susan Neil, PQS, MRICS
Executive Vice President at Hanscomb
3:45 PM Closing Remarks / Day 1
CIQS Congress 2018
MC – Michael Munday, PQS
Senior Estimator at Lindsay Construction
4:00 PM CIQS Information Session
Designation Holders Only
CIQS National
Board of Directors
6:00 PM Cocktail Reception
No cost to attend
 
SATURDAY, JULY 21st – Congress Day 2
Start Activity Price
9:00 AM
(tee off)
Clive Evans Living Golf Tournament
Brunello Golf Course
Includes Cart and Lunch Voucher
$175*
10:00 AM Wine Tour of the Annapolis Valley
Bus Tour and Lunch
$125*
6:30 PM Chair’s Dinner
Bluenose Room at Delta Halifax
$50*

 

SUNDAY, JULY 22nd
Farewell breakfast at the hotel (Free Registration)
Drop in and enjoy a hot buffet breakfast between 7am - 10am

 

Full Registration ($225)
Includes: Breakfast, Technical Sessions, Refreshment Breaks, Networking Lunch, CIQS Information Session & Farewell Breakfast.
Networking Lunch Only ($35)
CIQS Information Session Only (Free Registration)
Designation Holders Only
CIQS Congress Cocktail Reception (Free Registration)

Register Today  →

 

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 Extended to Monday, July 9, 2018.

Cancellation Policy: We understand that plans/people change. Registrations may be transferred to another person, at no cost, prior to Friday, July 6, 2018. Full registration, refund minus a $50 administration fee, will be given until Monday June 18, 2018. No refunds will be issued after Monday, June 18, 2018.

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Your esteemed support in making this celebration a timeless event is most welcomed and appreciated. We are honoured to be associated with such generous members and friends!

Level of Sponsorship Platinum
$5,000
Gold
$3,000
Silver
$1,500
Friends
<$1,000
Advertisement In On-Site Program Full Page Half Page Quarter Page
Complimentary Passes to Technical Sessions 4 2 1
On-Site Signage Recognition
Hyperlinked Logo On Congress Website and Newsletters
Logo Recognition In On-Site Program
Corporate Logo In Construction Economist
Complimentary Tickets to President’s Dinner 4 2
For sponsorship information, please contact Sheila Lennon at info@ciqs.org

 

 

 

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