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Saturday - 7/22/2017
8:00 a.m.
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5:00 p.m.
Train the Trainer Facilitator Skills Workshop
Rue Mansfield
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5:30 p.m.
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7:30 p.m.
Education Committee & ATI Workshop
Rue Notre Dame
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Sunday - 7/23/2017
7:00 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
SAIA Café
Parc Mont-Royal A
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7:00 a.m.
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5:30 p.m.
SAIA Registration & Information Desk
Foyer
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7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
Competent Person Training / BSC&I - System Scaffold
Rue Crescent
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7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
Competent Person Training – Suspended Scaffold
Rue Sherbrooke
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7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
Competent Person Training / BSC&I – Frame Scaffold
Rue Mansfield
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7:30 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
SAIAEF Board of Directors Meeting
Rue Saint-Denis
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8:30 a.m.
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9:30 a.m.
Guest Connection Welcome
Foyer
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9:00 a.m.
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5:00 p.m.
Exhibitor Move-in
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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1:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m.
SAIA Board of Directors Meeting
Centre Ville
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5:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception with Exhibitors
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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7:15 p.m.
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11:00 p.m.
Past Presidents' Dinner
Invitation Only
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Monday - 7/24/2017
7:30 a.m.
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5:30 p.m.
SAIA Registration & Information Desk
Foyer
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7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
SAIA Café
Parc Mont-Royal A
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8:00 a.m.
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8:15 a.m.
WELCOME to SAIA's 45th Annual Convention & Exposition
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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8:15 a.m.
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9:00 a.m.
Certain Economic Metrics in Today's Marketplace
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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8:30 a.m.
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9:30 a.m.
Guest Connection Breakfast
Parc Mont-Royal A
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9:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
Accessing Value: Mergers and Acquisitions in the Scaffolding Market
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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10:00 a.m.
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3:00 p.m.
Guest Connection Outing – Montréal Flavour Tour
Meet at Hotel, Mansfield St./Side Entrance
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10:00 a.m.
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10:15 a.m.
Break
Parc Mont-Royal A
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10:15 a.m.
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11:00 a.m.
Leveraging Virtual Reality in Safety
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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11:00 a.m.
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11:30 a.m.
SAIA General Membership Meeting
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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11:30 a.m.
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11:40 a.m.
Montreal! What is Fun and Exciting?
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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11:45 a.m.
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2:45 p.m.
Exhibit Hours (includes lunch)
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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1:30 p.m.
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2:30 p.m.
Council Chair Meeting
Rue Notre-Dame
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2:45 p.m.
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3:00 p.m.
MCWP Regulation Update
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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3:00 p.m.
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4:00 p.m.
125 Feet - Really?
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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4:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m.
Overseas Safety Challenges in Scaffolding
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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5:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m.
Reception with Exhibitors
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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Tuesday - 7/25/2017
7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
SAIA Café
Parc Mont-Royal A
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7:30 a.m.
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4:30 p.m.
SAIA Registration & Information Desk
Foyer
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8:00 a.m.
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9:00 a.m.
OSHA Under President Trump
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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8:30 a.m.
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9:15 a.m.
Guest Connection Breakfast
Parc Mont-Royal A
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9:00 a.m.
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10:00 a.m.
Tech and Tools Every Scaffold and Access Company Should Know About
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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9:15 a.m.
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2:00 p.m.
Guest Connection Outing – Jet Boating on the St. Lawrence
Off Site
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10:00 a.m.
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10:15 a.m.
Break
Parc Mont-Royal A
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10:15 a.m.
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11:30 a.m.
2017 Labor and Employment Update: The President Trump Edition
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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11:30 a.m.
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1:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hours (includes lunch)
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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1:30 p.m.
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6:00 p.m.
Exhibitor Move-out
Place du Canada, Av. Laurier & Square Dorchester
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1:30 p.m.
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2:30 p.m.
Swing Stage Fact or Fiction.... Is Seeing Believing?
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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2:30 p.m.
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3:30 p.m.
US & Canadian Mobile Elevating Work Platform Standards (MEWPs) Overview
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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3:30 p.m.
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3:45 p.m.
Break
Foyer C
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3:45 p.m.
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4:30 p.m.
Pro's & Con's of Globalization
Av. Viger & Av. Duluth
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6:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m.
2017 President's Gala Reception
Parc Mont Royal A
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7:00 p.m.
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8:30 p.m.
2017 President’s Gala Dinner & Awards
Av. Laurier, Av. Viger
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8:30 p.m.
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11:00 p.m.
2017 President's Gala After Party – Cirque à la Montréal
Place du Canada
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Wednesday - 7/26/2017
8:30 a.m.
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9:30 a.m.
Guest Connection Breakfast
Parc Mont-Royal A
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8:30 a.m.
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3:00 p.m.
SAIA Registration & Information Desk
Foyer
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8:30 a.m.
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3:00 p.m.
SAIA Café
Parc Mont-Royal A
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8:30 a.m.
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9:30 a.m.
Bon Voyage Breakfast
Av. Laurier
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9:30 a.m.
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10:30 a.m.
Bridging the Gap with Safety
Av. Laurier
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10:30 a.m.
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11:30 a.m.
Evolution of Fall Protection / Industrial Rescue
Av. Laurier
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1:00 p.m.
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2:00 p.m.
SSFI Meeting
Av. Van-Horne
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2:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m.
A11 Meeting
Av. Van-Horne
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