Register Now For A Breakthrough Seminar: Management Of Cyanotoxins In Drinking Water Treatment

The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) is pleased to co-host a seminar with the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Chair in Water Treatment at the University of Waterloo, Management of Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water Treatment.

This seminar is an opportunity for researchers and students, senior operators, supervisors and managers of water systems, public health inspectors, consultants, and equipment suppliers to learn valuable information and earn continuing education units. Speakers include:

Dr. Judy Westrick, Wayne State University, Michigan
        Primary co-author of Managing Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water, Technical Guidance Manual for Drinking Water           
        Professionals, American Water Works Association and Water Research Foundation, 2016.
Victoria Colling, Scientist, Walkerton Clean Water Centre
Kyle Davis, Environmental Services Manager, Township of Pelee
Perry DeCola, General Manager of Environmental Services, City of Belleville
Dr. Sarah Dorner, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Québec
Dr. Xiaohui Jin, Scientist, Walkerton Clean Water Centre
Yanting (Helen) Liu, Scientist, Walkerton Clean Water Centre
Saloni Singh, NSERC Chair in Water Treatment, University of Waterloo
Silvia Vlad, Water Design Specialist, Jacobs

Date and Time: September 26, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
125 Resources Road
Etobicoke, Ontario
Registration: $189.00 + HST 
Student Registration: $89.00 + HST

For more information, or to register, please visit, or contact us at 866-515-0550 or

Background: WCWC is an agency of the Government of Ontario, established in 2004, to ensure clean and safe drinking water for the entire province. WCWC coordinates and provides education, training and information to drinking water system owners, operators and operating authorities, and the public, in order to safeguard Ontario’s drinking water. Through partnerships, WCWC also provides training for the 133 First Nations communities in Ontario. To date, high-quality training has been provided to more than 78,000 participants across Ontario. For more information please visit

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