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River Symposium “A River Through Time” | October 25-27, 2023

Schedule

Day 1: In-Person at the Cornwall Civic Complex, Cornwall
Wednesday, October 25th

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08:30 - 08:45 EST

Opening

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09:30 - 09:45 EST

Break

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10:20 - 10:35 EST

Break

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12:00 - 13:00 EST

Lunch Break

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13:45 - 14:00 EST

Break

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15:05 - 15:20 EST

Break

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16:15 - 16:30 EST

Break

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18:00 EST

30th Anniversary Fundraiser Dinner

To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the River Symposium a fundraiser dinner will take place at the Best Western in Cornwall. Presenters are invited to join in on this celebration! Tickets for this event are $75. Purchase individual tickets through Eventbrite. OR Purchase a table for 8 here

Day 2: In-Person at the Cornwall Civic Complex, Cornwall
Thursday, October 26th

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09:30 - 09:45 EST

Break

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10:52 - 11:07 EST

Break

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11:07 - 12:00 EST

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12:00 - 13:00 EST

Lunch Break

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13:00 - 16:00 EST

Downstream Speed Networking Event
(concurrent event)

On October 26th at 1pm, secondary and post-secondary students are inviting to take part in this speed networking event. Free registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdziiBWobQ1FiIDWSYUjrJn53_g2r31sy6Ort-pGfMRYdaDtA/viewform?pli=1

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13:45 - 14:00 EST

Break

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14:00 - 16:00 EST

River Strategy Meeting

All are invited to participate in the first in-person River Strategy meeting. Agenda items include, but will not be limited to, an update on River Strategy activities, an opportunity for all participants to introduce themselves and their work, and smaller group discussions about work that is taking place, potential collaborations, shared goals for the coming year, and more. Please join us as we discuss how to achieve a beautiful and healthy St Lawrence River for all. Registration for this meeting is not required. For more information about the River Strategy: https://stlawrenceriverrap.ca/riverstrategy/

Day 3: Virtual Day on YouTube Live, Friday October 27th

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08:45 - 09:45 EST

Session 1: Fish Consumption Advisory Panel

Session Chair: Leigh McGaughey

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09:45 - 09:55 EST

Break

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11:00 - 11:10 EST

Break

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12:15 - 13:15 EST

Lunch Break

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15:05 - 15:15 EST

Break

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16:15 EST

Closing