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2022 CHES Manitoba Conference

May 16-17, 2022




  MONDAY MAY 16, 2022   
0800-0830 Registration & Breakfast - Sponsored by Tremco

30 minutes
0830-0840 Opening Remarks & Greetings from the National Board
Reynold J. Peters - CHES Manitoba Chapter Chair, CHES National Secretary
Preston Kostura, CHES Past President 

10 minutes 
 0840-0930 Keynote: "Change Your World With Laughter"
Sponsored by: SMS Engineering & Mikkelsen Coward

Speaker: Greg Kettner
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Greg Kettner is a TEDx Speaker, Happiness Coach and Podcaster who helps organizations increase their revenue, reduce turnover and create a culture of mental health mindfulness with the WorkHappy GamePlan.

Over his 27-year sales career, he has sold over $12 million in products and services in the NHL, MLS and WHL and Nike.

Greg empowers and inspires audiences around the world to be the very best they can be. His passionate stories will engage you, make you laugh and touch a tender part of your heart too.
Greg is also a world-class connector who's spent time with hockey icon Wayne Gretzky, shared the stage with comedian Robin Williams and almost knocked over Queen Elizabeth II.

Greg has spoken to and entertained corporate clients such as Coca-Cola, Ford, SAP, Trane, Fraser Health, SunLife Financial, and the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

50 minutes 
0930-1000  Session #1: Infection Prevention and Control During Construction and Renovation
Speakers:  Davenna Conrod
Carl White
Terry Sagert
30 minutes 
Trade Show opens 0930
1000-1045  Refreshment Break - Sponsored by ft3 Architecture Landscape Interior Design  45 minutes 
1045-1115  Session #2: Domestic Water Management Plan
Speakers:  Terry Runka
James Kim
30 minutes 
1115-1155  Session #3: Extreme Heat and What To Do When Our Current Systems Don't Meet the Requirements
Speaker:  Scott Hammond 
40 minutes 
1155-1210  Manitoba Chapter AGM  15 minutes 
1210-1330  Lunch in the Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Bockstael 80 minutes 
1330-1415  Session #4: Loss of Utility Services 
Speakers: Terry Skipper, Shared Health Provincial Operations & Recovery Specialists
Isaac Klassen, SH-SS
Troy Lycan, IERHA
Jay Ferens, IERHA
Barry Doran, Golden West Lodge
45 minutes 
1415-1500  Refreshment Break - Sponsored by Three Way Builders  45 minutes 
1500-1615  Session #5: Supporting Clinical Outbreaks
Speakers: Dr. John Embil
Molly Blake
Shelly Rempel
75 minutes
Trade Show closes 1530
1700-2000  Banquet - Networking & Refreshments - Sponsored by Abatement Technologies
   •  1700-1730 - Cocktails
   •  1730-1830 - Dinner
   •  1830-1930 - Entertainment - Matt Falk (Comedian)
   •  1930-2000 - Speeches/Awards 
180 minutes 
  TUESDAY MAY 17, 2022   
0800-0830  Continental Breakfast  30 minutes 
0830-0915  Session #6: Med Gas Systems and Maintenance
Speakers:  Don Bushek
Glen Hiebert
45 minutes 
0915-1000 Session #7: HVAC PCH Audit
Speakers:  Steve Reaburn
Steven McMillan
45 minutes
Trade Show opens 0930
1000-1045 Refreshment Break - Sponsored by LM Architectural Group 60 minutes

Session #8: Healthcare: Resiliency, Redundancy and Reliability
Moderator: Craig Doerksen
Myles Boonstra
Scott Hammond
Todd Blackman
Brian McKenzie
Preston Kostura

Capping off the education day, this highly experienced healthcare panel will answer your questions and discuss these three new “R’s” in healthcare.

  • Resiliency to climate change, clinical service delivery changes, environmental practice requirements driving practice and energy change.
  • Redundancy to ensure safe patient care including support services, through varying weather and catastrophic events
  • Reliability of infrastructure met by appropriate equipment, appropriately maintained.
60 minutes
1145-1300 Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
   •  Networking and Refreshments
   •  Exhibitor Prize Draws*, Grand Prize Draw*
   •  Closing Remarks
       Reynold J. Peters - CHES MB Chapter Chair
75 minutes

Trade Show closes 1300
  * must be present to claim a prize.