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Cross Canada coverage with Roadshows

June 19, 2017 | By HPAC Magazine

The Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating will hold its CIPHEX Roadshows in St. John’s (Newfoundland – September 21), Edmonton (Alberta – October 17) and Regina (Saskatchewan – October 19). The CIPHEX Roadshow connects buyers and sellers in markets that do not have major trade shows.

“The CIPHEX Roadshow is an important series of events as it connects exhibitors with regional buyers and decision-makers in plumbing, hydronics, HVAC/R and water treatment,” stated Bill Palamar (Weil-McLain), chairman of the Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating (CIPH).

The third edition of the Canadian Hydronics Conference, will take place October 16 and 17 in Edmonton. “We are thrilled to be presenting the Canadian Hydronics Conference in conjunction with the Edmonton edition of the CIPHEX Roadshow,” added Canadian Hydronics Council (CHC) chairman Dave Hughes (NAIT). “By holding the conference in conjunction with the CIPHEX Roadshow, attendees can also visit the exhibits, see the newest hydronic products and systems on the market and speak to the experts behind them.”

The speaker line-up for the Canadian Hydronics Conference includes HPAC contributor Robert Bean; Greg Cunniff; Bob Rohr; Mark Etherton; and Ellen Rohr, who is also the featured speaker at the CIPH Edmonton Region Industry Dinner on October 16;

Seminars for HVAC/R, plumbing, hydronics and water treatment will be also be held in each city; the program is below.


St. John’s – September 21
Heat Pump Design, presented by Gerald Morrissey (Source Atlantic)
Introduction to PEX – Plumbing Applications for Commercial and Multi Family Buildings using PEX Pipe, presented by Jean-Claude Rémy (Uponor Ltd.)

Edmonton – October 17
Looking toward the 2020 National Plumbing Code of Canada – Reuse, Rainwater, Legionella and Lead, presented by Sidney Manning (Government of Alberta)
Decoding the Energy Code, presented by Nabil Habashy (Alberta Government – Ministry of Municipal Affairs – Community and Technical Support)

Regina – October 19
Hydronic Heating Regulations in Saskatchewan: Codes and Inspections, with panelists: William Hawkins (Saskatchewan Building Standards and Licensing Branch); Ron Schaan, A.Sc.T (Emco Corporation); and Dan Kirkpatrick (Uponor Ltd.). Moderated by Rob Waters (Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating)



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