Upcoming Events

 

Date TBA – Sustainability Lunch Seminar – Global Sustainable Cities Part 3 of 3


About Mindfirst Events

Beginning in early 2013, Mindfirst has been running the M1 Seminar Series of talks in Toronto, Ontario.  Each seminar covers an important current topic relating to global energy systems or sustainability.  Mindfirst events provide an unbiased and objective platform for leading professionals, investors, government officials, academics, and all stakeholders to discuss important issues.  Seminars are held under Chatham House Rule: statements made during the sessions may be recorded and published but not attributed to a speaker.

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The Mindfirst Energy Seminar Series

Mindfirst’s longest running event series brings together leaders in the fields of energy, electricity, and sustainability to discuss the most important issues facing the world today.  We provide an objective, unbiased forum for high-level discussions.


Future of Nuclear

Founded in 2013, future of nuclear holds an annual full-day conference bringing together key stakeholders in the nuclear energy industry including representitives from federal and provincial governments, nuclear technology developers, vendors, suppliers, lawyers, first-nations leaders, and more.  Future of nuclear also hosts lunch seminars throughout the year to discuss specific nuclear energy topics with stakeholders.

More info at www.futureofnuclear.com


PipeThink

PipeThink was created to address the need for an objective platform for discussing pipeline and oil & gas issues in Canada.  PipeThink holds discussion events on important oil & gas issues and educates the public through its website, pipethink.com

More info at www.pipethink.com

 

Past Events

2016

June 15, 2016 – Sustainability Seminar – Global Sustainable Cities Part 2 of 3 – Water, Floods and Extreme Weather

May 26, 2016 PipeThink Seminar – The Energy East Pipeline: Separating Fact from Fiction

April 7, 2016 – Sustainability Seminar – Part 1 of 3 – Global Sustainable Cities

March 24, 2016 – M1 Seminar Lunch – The Reboot of the Hydrogen Sector in Canada

February 24 , 2016- PipeThink Seminar – The Role of Natural Gas Infrastructure in a Low-carbon Energy Environment

January 21, 2016 – M1 Lunch Seminar – What Happened at COP21: Outcomes from the UN Climate Negotiations in Paris


2015

November 3, 2015 – Third Annual Future of Nuclear Conference

October 16, 2015 – M1 Lunch Seminar – Engineering Innovation to Drive towards a Low-Carbon Transportation Sector 

July 23, 2015 – M1 Lunch Seminar – Smart Electricity Pricing to Support Ontario’s Business Competitiveness

June 18, 2015 – M1 Lunch Seminar – Climate Change, Carbon Pricing, and Ontario’s Cap-and-Trade Announcement

May 27, 2015 – Future of Nuclear Seminar – Nuclear Liability Developments in India: Impact on Commercialization and Trade

May 22, 2015 – PipeThink Seminar – The Future of Ontario’s Natural Gas Market

April 29, 2015 – M1 Lunch Seminar – Ontario Capacity Auction: Analysis of Feasibility and Criteria for Design Elements

February 19, 2015 –  M1 Lunch Seminar – The Future of Energy Storage in Ontario


2014

October 21, 2014 – M1 Seminar #14 – Tackling Barriers to Innovation in the Ontario Energy System

September 16, 2014 – M1 Seminar #13 – Ontario’s Energy Storage RFP

May 8, 2014 – Future of Nuclear Seminar – Nuclear Energy Finance: The UK Experience

April 15, 2014 – M1 Seminar #12 – Buildings and Energy Efficiency: Investing for Return

February 18, 2014 – M1 Seminar #11 – Energy Storage: A secular Approach

January 14, 2014 – M1 Seminar #10 – Microgrids


2013 Events

December 11, 2013 – M1 Seminar #9 – Energy in Remote Communities: Canadian Market Advantage

November 5, 2013 – M1 Seminar #8 – Extreme Weather and Finance Implications with Dr. Blair Feltmate

September 12, 2013 – M1 Seminar #7 – The Future of Nuclear Energy

September 5, 2013 – M1 Seminar #6 – Smart Grid: National Context and Green Button

July 9, 2013 – M1 Seminar #5 – Natural Gas: Impact On The Energy Mix

June 6, 2013 – M1 Seminar #4 – Energy Storage: Selection and Deployment Strategies

April 24, 2013 – M1 Seminar #3 – Nuclear Power: The Case For Refurbishment

March 5, 2013 – M1 Seminar #2 – Derisking Renewable Energy Finance

February 5, 2013 – M1 Seminar #1 – Economic Framework for Renewables