The Canadian Waterpower Week
Join the Canadian waterpower industry for a week of electrifying online learning and discovery! For more information, go to and find out how you can stand out in front of Canada's waterpower industry as a speaker, panelist, or sponsor!
Tap into the fountain of knowledge that is Canada's national waterpower industry. With 100+ years of experience, there is no shortage of insights, learnings, and information to share.
The Canadian Waterpower Week is your chance to:
• Access exclusive, national insights directly from all of Canada's major utilities and independent power producers.
• Ask questions & interact virtually with our panelists from all across Canada.
• Keep learning and gain access to Continuous Education Credits!
Sessions in the Virtual Summit
  • Oct. 5, 2020 | 1:00-1:30 (EST)
    Welcoming Remarks & Opening Ceremony
  • Oct. 5, 2020 | 1:30-2:30 (EST)
    Senior Executive Panel
    Senior Executives from some of Canada's largest waterpower utilities and inde...
  • Oct. 6, 2020 | 11:00am -12:15pm (EST)
    Technical Session - Operations & Maintenance
    BBA: Glen Ichikawa & Kerem Karakoc | FMECA – Risk Evaluation of Aging Penstoc...
  • Oct. 6, 2020 | 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm (EST)
    Maintenance Planning and Diagnostic New Technologies
    Hear from some of the people working every day on implementing innovative mai...
  • Oct. 7, 2020 | 11:00am -12:15pm (EST)
    Technical Session - Innovative Solutions
    1. Canadian HydroPower Plus: Mario Rodriguez | Market Adoption of the Adjusta...
  • Oct. 7, 2020 | 1:30pm -2:45pm (EST)
    Future of Hydropower Developments
    Join this panel to hear details about refurbishments and redevelopments oppor...
  • Oct. 8, 2020 | 11:00am -12:15pm (EST)
    Technical Session - Capital Decisions & Solutions for Asset Management
    BC Hydro: Jim Shepherd | BC Hydro Capital Solutions with Engineering, Equipme...
  • Oct. 8, 2020 | 1:15pm -2:30pm (EST)
    Federal legislation and impacts on the waterpower industry
    This session will provide updates on recent legislative reforms and what they...
  • Oct. 8, 2020 | 2:30-3:00pm (EST)
    Closing Remarks
  • Oct. 9, 2020 | 11:00am -12:00pm (EST)
    Continuous Learning Session: Digitalization in Hydropower Plants
  • Oct. 9, 2020 | 1:00pm-3:00pm (EST)
    Continuous Learning Session: Turbine Rehabilitation and Modernization Case Studies
Get ready for a week of electrifying learning and discovery.