ClimateWise Evening of Recognition

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 5:pm-8:pm

GM Technical Centre, Markham, Ontario

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Celebrating York Region Business
Sustainability Achievements

Taking Action on Climate Change

ClimateWise Business Network member organizations have been working hard this past year measuring, tracking, and reducing their carbon emissions — and now it's time to celebrate those achievements!

You're Invited

Join us for the second annual ClimateWise Business Network Evening of Recognition, as we celebrate business sustainability across York Region.

Mix and Mingle

with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and buffet table, plus a cash bar

Guest Speaker Yves Dalcourt

Yves Dalcourt

Yves Dalcourt has been the President of Miele Canada since June 2016. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the areas of sales, marketing and operations. Yves will speak to how Miele has integrated sustainability into its global operations and the successes, challenges and lessons learned.

Miele Canada

Miele Canada is an active member of the ClimateWise Business Network.They are an international producer of high-end appliances and commercial equipment. For Miele, sustainability is not only entrenched in the values and traditions of the company but is also the foundation for long-term corporate success.

At The New

General Motors Canadian Technical Centre

Markham Campus

We are extremely excited to be hosting this year's event at the new General Motors Canadian Technical Centre – Markham Campus. With over 50 EV charging stations and 220 solar panels supplying the power, this facility is where GM's future vision of zero emissions, zero crashes, and zero congestion is being developed today. If you haven't had the opportunity to see this new state-of-the-art facility, you won't want to miss this one.

Come celebrate with your peers and network with business professionals over refreshments and appetizers


5:pm Registration and Networking
6:pm Opening remarks
Brent Kopperson and Jen Atkinson, Windfall Ecology Centre
Frank Scarpetti, Mayor of Markham
Simon Guan, Sustainability Program Manager, GM
6:30 Awards Presentation
7:pm Guest Speaker: Yves Dalcourt
7:15 Awards Presentation (continued)
7:45 Networking

Thursday, May 31, 2018
5:00pm–8:00 pm
General Motors Canadian Technical Centre
101 McNabb Street, Markham, Ontario

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Tickets: $25

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