Salt & Our Environment

This webinar will be of special interest to people who are concerned about our environment but also want to ensure winter safety. During this presentation, you will meet:

  • Bill Thompson, Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority
  • Aisha Chiandet, Severn Sound Environmental Association
  • Lee Gould, Smart About Salt Council

You can expect to learn about the increasing concentrations of salt in our environment and fresh water, as well as how to use de-icing salt efficiently to reduce environmental harm, yet maintain safety during the icy days ahead.

Green Chip Investing

In this webinar, you will:
  • Learn how to align your investment portfolio with your values.
  • Come to understand the concept of supporting Sustainable Capitalism.
  • See how Clean Portfolios have outperformed the TSX in the past few years.
Jackie Ramler, MBA, CFP®, RIA, CIM®, FCSI™, FMA
Portfolio Manager – Raymond James Executive Wealth Advisors
Jackie has over 24 years of experience in Financial /Investment Planning, specialized in working with corporate owners and executives and their families to grow, preserve and enjoy their wealth. Offering Responsible Investment strategies that allow her clients to align their values and principles with their portfolio.

How You Can Bullfrogpower Your Home And Your Business

In this webinar you will learn how Bullfrog Power helps homes and businesses to get off the grid and ensure energy security while reducing reliance on traditional energy sources.– In 2005, Bullfrog Power emerged on the energy scene with a visionary goal: to transform the electricity landscape in Canada and is now Canada’s leading green energy provider. We offer homes and businesses a green energy choice (now for both electricity and natural gas) where previously there wasn’t one.   Learn more about how you can help personally in the fight against climate change.
Bullfrog Power
In 2005, Bullfrog Power emerged on the energy scene with a visionary goal: to transform the electricity landscape in Canada. We offered homes and businesses a green choice where previously there wasn’t one: energy. Our story has an interesting sub-plot in that we were also one of the very first social enterprises in Canada. Adhering to the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability, social enterprises exist to try and create a better world.

Understanding The Circular Economy

In this webinar, you will learn:
  • About what a Circular Economy is.
  • Why it’s important and gaining momentum worldwide.
  • The opportunity for Orillia.
Audrey Bayens
EcoGreen Interactive Marketing owner. Visionary, Curator and
Co-collaborator for WeRcircular
Design, data and sustainability are my passion. This is reflected through my innovative projects using data to streamline marketing. I focus on developing Interactive Marketing Projects that focus on sustainability.

Climate Change & Insurance

In this webinar:
  • You will learn how climate change is impacting the insurance sector dramatically as record weather events are now more common.
  • The presenter will explore questions such as: How much longer will we be able to get insurance? What will and will not be insurable? At what cost?
  • You will learn what you can do to mitigate some of the effects weather is having on your property?
This webinar is equally relevant to personal property and commercial property holders.
Danielle Tisi, B.S.Sc., LL.B.
President, McLean & Dickey Ltd.
Danielle Tisi is the Principal Broker, President and one of the owners of McLean & Dickey Ltd, an Orillia based insurance broker in operation for over 90 years. Danielle started her career as an insurance broker first in Waterloo and then in Ottawa, while she completed her University studies at the University of Ottawa, first obtaining her bachelor in Social Science and then in Law. In February 2006, Danielle joined McLean & Dickey insurance and relocated herself and her family to Orillia.

How Using Artificial Intelligence Can Help Commercial Building Owners Reduce Their HVAC Energy Costs

In this webinar, you will learn about:
  • Managing energy costs from HVAC systems.
  • Helping to keep energy costs/consumption low in vacant buildings.
  • Managing airborne virus issues.
Brainbox AI
Brainbox AI is proud to be at the forefront of a new era in building automation and a leader in the green building revolution. Located in Montreal, Canada, a global AI hub, their team is composed of experts in the fields of AI, data science, real estate, HVAC and energy efficiency. They are driven by the fact that 20% of global greenhouse gas emissions originate from buildings and that HVAC systems are responsible for over 50% of those emissions.

Everything You Want To Know About Electric Vehicles 101

Join our guest speaker, Kenneth Bokor, in this webinar which will be of special interest to people who are curious about electric vehicles and want to know;
  • what the advantages are to driving an electric vehicle,
  • what the options are to go electric in their next vehicle purchase,
  • where information for a prospective buyer can be found.
You can expect to learn what Electric Vehicles are all about and why they are becoming “mainstream” with wide adoption worldwide. In addition to this part-time effort with the “The EV Revolution Show”, Kenneth is also a member of the Electric Vehicle Society and the Caledon Chapter Lead.  He participates in many other volunteer community outreach programs and initiatives, including talks about how EVs can fit in people’s lives and working with his local municipality on facets of their Climate Change Action Plan.
Kenneth Bokor
Creator, Producer and Host of a YouTube Channel called “The EV Revolution Show”
Kenneth Bokor’s “The EV Revolution Show” objective is to provide education and awareness of the electric vehicle marketplace to consumers. His shows provide a mix of news-style reporting, electric vehicle reviews as well as coverage of related events and has achieved over 13,000 subscribers with more than 1.1 Million views. A resident of Caledon, Kenneth works full-time in the IT Solutions industry and has a wife and daughter, who are also passionate about improving our environment.

Skip to 14:20 to find the beginning of the webinar.

How Energy Storage Can Help Municipalities Achieve Their GHG Reduction Goals

Karry Lakatos-Hayward
Karry is an influential energy and utilities senior leader, with 25+ experience in Ontario’s energy and utility sectors with a proven track record of leading customer experience transformations, driving double digit increases in customer satisfaction while reducing costs. Karry is passionate about creating sustainable energy organizations of the future that will result in superior financial performance and customer experience.