Forests Ontario

Conferences

Grey to Green Conference

May 8th–10th, 2017

Explore the latest in green infastructure performance, economic valuation, design, policy, and technology from Canada, the US, and worldwide. This interdisciplinary conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers, growers, landscapers, and other green infrastructure professionals to discuss the benefits and growth of the green infrastructure industry.

Grey to Green also includes a trade show, cutting-edge workshops which include tours of outstanding Toronto projects, and exceptional networking events. This year, be one of the first to learn about the City of Toronto’s new Green Streets Guideline and the Province of Ontario’s new Stormwater Design Guidelines.

Location
Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto
Link
greytogreenconference.org

OPFA Annual Conference

May 15th–18th, 2017

Location
Delta Hotel & Conference Centre, Guelph
Link
secure.opfa.ca

Environmental Education Conference at UOIT

February 17th, 2017

Forests Ontario is excited to be presenting at the UOIT Environmental Education Conference about It Takes A Forest: Exploring the World of Forestry. The session will highlight the importance of our forests and provided educators with valuable resources to introduce forests into their own classrooms.

Location
Oshawa

Spring Cottage Life Show

March 31st to April 2nd, 2017

Let’s get together at the Spring Cottage Life Show!

Forests Ontario is pleased to join more than 550 exhibitors showcasing boats, docks, innovative building products, green solutions, decor, arts and crafts, food, water toys and more at this years Spring Cottage Life Show. Stop by our booth (shared with Ontario Wood) to learn more about tree planting programs.

Location
The International Centre, Mississauga
Link
shows.cottagelife.com

Kemptville Woodlot Conference

February 22nd, 2017

The Kemptville Woodlot  Conference is an excellent opportunity for people of all different backgrounds to come together and learn about forestry and woodlot management in Ontario. Stop by the Forests Ontario booth to talk to our staff about the “It takes a Forest” campaign, an initiative to recognize and promote the Forestry sector in Ontario, as well to learn about the tree planting programs we offer. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Location
North Grenville Municipal Complex, Kemptville, ON
Link
www.eomf.on.ca

Ottawa Valley Farm Show

March 14th–16th, 2017

The Ottawa Valley Farm show is the largest farm show in Eastern Ontario and attracts thousands of visitors every year. Come out to learn about all things farming and how you can incorporate tree planting on your property. Forests Ontario is pleased to be exhibiting so come stop by our booth to speak to our Field Advisors and learn how you can add a windbreak to your property or add function and value to your marginal land by planting trees. We hope to see you there!

Location
EY Center, 4899 Uplands Drive, Ottawa
Link
ottawafarmshow.com

London Farm Show

March 8th–10th, 2017

The London Farm show is an opportunity to explore the newest agricultural products and services. We encourage you to visit Forests Ontario’s booth to learn about tree planting on your property.  If you are considering a windbreak or have idle land, our tree planting programs could work for you!

Location
Metroland Media Agriplex, London
Link
www.westernfairdistrict.com

Seedy Saturday

February 18th, 2017

Come visit Forests Ontario’s booth at Seedy Saturday in Picton from 10am-3pm to learn about seed collecting as well as our tree planting programs that could work for you.

Seedy Saturdays are fun events for anyone interested in buying seeds, attending workshops or taking part in the community seed exchange, all with the main goal of adding some green to your property.

Location
41 Baker st, Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, Picton, ON
Link
www.seeds.ca

Go Wild Grow Wild

April 8th, 2017

Join in the celebration of Canada’s Deep South! Check out the largest gathering of region’s businesses, experts, organizations, and groups to inspire your next adventure! Go Wild Grow Wild Expo will showcase what to do, where to go, and how to protect Carolinian Canada through interactive workshops, live demonstrations, booths and so much more!!

Location
Metroland Media Agriplex, London
Link
caroliniancanada.ca

OISE Eco-Fair & Climate of Change Conference

February 4th, 2017

This one day conference will provide a professional learning opportunity in Environmental Education for TDSB teachers, OISE students, and others interested in the work of the EcoSchools Program.

Forests Ontario is pleased to be participating in the 8th annual eco-fair running over the conferences lunch. Join us to learn about our educational programs.

Location
OISE, University of Toronto 252 Bloor Street West Toronto, Ontario
Link
www.oise.utoronto.ca