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Hilton Vancouver Metrotown

6083 Mckay Avenue

Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7

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Maxxam is pleased to offer a day of learning, where we will discuss hot topics in environmental forensics and DNA, PFAS and mining in BC. Join your industry peers in technical discussions, networking coffee-breaks and hands-on demonstrations.

Morning Session:

8:00: Sign In and Continental Breakfast

8:30: Welcome Remarks Aron Weir, Maxxam Analytics

8:40: Environmental Forensics: Laboratory Data to Build a Defensible Argument Terry Obal, Maxxam Analytics

9:20: Communicating With First Nations Mark Biagi, Kitsumkalum Indian Band

10:00: Networking Break

10:30: PFAS (Per- & Polyfluoroalkyl Substances) Lindsay Paterson, SLR Consulting

11:10: Critical considerations in detecting environmental DNA (eDNA): A lab perspective Caren Helbing, University of Victoria

12:00: Lunch

Afternoon Session:

1:00: Environmental DNA: Seeing the Unseen - Using New Methods to Detect Inconspicuous Species in Aquatic Systems Jared Hobbs, Hemmera

1:40: The Changing Environmental Landscape, A Legal Perspective Luke Dineley, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

2:20: Overview of Mining and Exploration in British ColumbiaGordon Clarke, British Columbia Geological Survey (Mineral Development Office)

3:00: Networking Break

3:30: Review of Industrial Hygiene Sampling Methods Petro Oh, Maxxam Analytics

4:10: Closing Remarks Richard Jornitz, Maxxam Analytics

4:15: Networking

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Hilton Vancouver Metrotown

6083 Mckay Avenue

Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7

Canada

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