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  • CIQS Congress 2018 – Halifax, NS  [ ]

CIQS Congress 2018 – Halifax, NS

CIQS Congress 2018 - Building the Maritimes

CIQS Congress 2018 will be hosted by the CIQS – Maritimes Affiliate in Halifax, NS on July 19 – 22, 2018 at the Delta Halifax. The theme of the CIQS Congress 2018 is:

Building the Maritimes – Where Tradition Meets Innovation

Register early to secure your place at the 2018 Congress.

We look forward to seeing you in Halifax!

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Vanessa Stol at admin@ciqs.org.

CONGRESS VENUE

CIQS – Maritimes has selected Delta Halifax to host the 2018 Congress. Centrally located in downtown Halifax, the hotel features mesmerizing views of the harbour and offers convenient access to the city’s top attractions.

Delta Hotels Halifax
(Square Scotia)

1990 Barrington St.
Halifax, NS B3J 1P2
Reservation Link:
ciqs.org/halifax2018
Phone Reservations:
1-888-236-2427

 

HOTEL GROUP RATES

Group rates are available 3 days pre and post based on availability.

Guest Room, 2 Double $169
Guest Room, 1 King or 1 Queen, Sofa Bed $169
Guest Room, 1 King, Sofa Bed, Harbor View $184
Reservation Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018.

Book a Room  →

 

NEW CONGRESS BURSARY PROGRAM

David Lai Young Quantity Surveyor Congress Bursary Program

In recognition of the volunteer contributions of David Lai, PQS(F) over the past 10 years and his invaluable work on the Education portfolio, CIQS is pleased to announce the establishment of the David Lai Young Quantity Surveyor (YQS) Congress Bursary Program.

The bursary program will provide funding for one YQS from each Affiliate region in Canada to attend Congress. Please see the program application guidelines for full details and requirements.

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

THURSDAY, JULY 19th
CIQS National Board Meetings
Young QS Meeting / Evening Out

 

FRIDAY, JULY 20st – Congress Day 1
Full Registration ($225)
Includes Breakfast, Breaks, Networking Lunch, CIQS Information Session and Farewell Breakfast
Networking Lunch Only ($35)
CIQS Information Session Only (Free Registration)
Designation Holders Only
CIQS Congress Cocktail Reception (Free Registration)

 

SATURDAY, JULY 21st – Congress Day 2
Clive Evans Living Golf Tournament ($175)
[9am tee off] Includes Cart and Lunch Voucher
Wine Tour of the Annapolis Valley ($125)
[10am – 4pm] Bus Tour and Lunch
Chair’s Dinner ($50)
[6:30pm] Bluenose Room at Delta Halifax

 

SUNDAY, JULY 22nd
Farewell breakfast at the hotel (Free Registration)
Drop in and enjoy a hot buffet breakfast between 7am - 10am

Register Today  →

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

Cancellation Policy: We understand that plans/people change. Registrations may be transferred to another person, at no cost, prior to Friday, July 6, 2018. Full registration, refund minus a $50 administration fee, will be given until Monday June 18, 2018. No refunds will be issued after Monday, June 18, 2018.

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Your esteemed support in making this celebration a timeless event is most welcomed and appreciated. We are honoured to be associated with such generous members and friends!

Level of Sponsorship Platinum
$5,000
Gold
$3,000
Silver
$1,500
Friends
<$1,000
Advertisement In On-Site Program Full Page Half Page Quarter Page
Complimentary Passes to Technical Sessions 4 2 1
On-Site Signage Recognition
Hyperlinked Logo On Congress Website and Newsletters
Logo Recognition In On-Site Program
Corporate Logo In Construction Economist
Complimentary Tickets to President’s Dinner 4 2
For sponsorship information, please contact Vanessa Stol at admin@ciqs.org

 

 

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  • Royal Alberta Museum Site Tour  [ ]

Royal Alberta Museum Site Tour

Royal Alberta Museum Site Tour

The largest facility of its kind in western Canada

The Royal Alberta Museum (RAM) located in Edmonton is one of Canada's leading museums of human and natural history. The museum is the home Heritage of Alberta’s people and natural environment. It has collections, preservation, researches, interpretation, and exhibition of specimens and objects. The new museum is currently ongoing with the construction and it is set to open in 2018.

CIQS – Prairies members can register free of charge to get a sneak peek presentation on the overall build of the new RAM, and a guided tour by the operators to specific areas such as Mechanical Room. Most of the specific areas are still restricted.

The cost of the new RAM, including construction of the facility as well as gallery and exhibit development, is $375.5 million.

Granite floors, limestone walls and an impressive grand staircase will greet patrons of the Royal Alberta Museum.

“The Royal Alberta Museum will be a landmark attraction in our downtown arts district,” Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and MP for Edmonton Centre Randy Boissonnault said.

Date:
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: Edmonton, AB
Venue: Royal Alberta Museum
12845 102 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5N 0M6 (Map)
Cost: Free Registration — Limited Space Available!
RSVP: Please register online by Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Register Today →

 

FAQs

  • Print and bring your confirmation ticket from Eventbrite;
  • PPE is required (hard hat, safety boots, safety glass);

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  • CIQS – Ontario Annual General Meeting  [ ]
  • RICS, CIQS & AOLE 2018 Ontario Chapter Golf Day  [ ]

CIQS – Ontario Annual General Meeting

CIQS – Ontario Annual General Meeting

CIQS – Ontario is pleased to announce that the 2018 CIQS – Ontario Annual General Meeting and Special Meeting of Members will be held May 25 – 27, 2018 at Deerhurst Resort, 1235 Deerhurst Drive, Huntsville, Ontario, Canada P1H 2E8 and hosted by the Northern Chapter.

Register Today  →

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact us at info@ciqs-ontario.org for information.

PROGRAM OF EVENTS
FRIDAY, MAY 25, 2018
Deerhurst Resort – Rotunda
6:00 – 8:00pm Welcome Reception
 
SATURDAY, MAY 26, 2018
Deerhurst Resort – Waterhouse Ballroom
8:30am Continental Breakfast and AGM/Special Meeting Registration (designation holders only)
9:30am AGM Call to Order (designation holders only) Please arrive before 9:30am to register and receive your voting cards.
11:30am Special Meeting Call to Order (Vote on Proposed Restructuring) (designation holders only)
12:00pm Lunch (ticketed) $35.00
1:00pm Free Time
Deerhurst Resort – Rotunda
6:30pm Dinner reception/networking
7:00pm Dinner (ticketed) $70.00
8:00pm Guest Speaker
 
SUNDAY, MAY 27, 2018
Deerhurst Resort – Eclipse Dining Room
7:00 – 10:00am Farewell Hot Breakfast (drop in)
 
Register Today  →
 
Please note that the deadline for registration is May 15, 2018, and deadline to book at the discounted rate is April 25, 2018. See below for Hotel Group Rates.
 
GUEST SPEAKER
Allan Youmans, PQS, GSC - Chairman and CEO
 
Allan Youmans, PQS, GSC
Chairman and CEO
 
Mr. Youmans is the President and CEO of the Matheson Group of Companies which includes Matheson Constructors Limited, TapaMatheson Constructors Inc. and Tribury Constructors Inc., construction firms building ICI and civil projects across Ontario.
 
Allan was raised in Timmins, Ontario and graduated from the Construction Engineering Management Program at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario.
 
He is a Gold Seal Certified project manager and is a longstanding member of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, the Ontario General Contractors Association, and Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology Civil Technology Advisory Board.
 
His 27 years of professional construction experience includes management and executive positions with a pair of Canada’s five largest general contractors where he honed his skills prior to founding a group of growing construction companies.
 
EVENT DETAILS & REGISTRATION
Date: Friday–Sunday, May 25–27, 2018
Venue: Deerhurst Resort
Location: 1235 Deerhurst Drive
Huntsville, ON  P1H 2E8 (Map)
Registration: Please register online via Eventbrite.
 
Register Today  →
 
Please note that the deadline for registration is May 15, 2018,
and deadline to book at the discounted rate is April 25, 2018.
See below for Hotel Group Rates.
 
DEERHURST RESORT
Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville, Ontario
 
Ontario Destination Resort & Conference Centre
 
Embracing Peninsula Lake, Deerhurst Resort is your year-round retreat for a Muskoka vacation or getaway to Ontario’s famous “cottage country”, one of National Geographic Traveler Magazine’s “Best of the World 2012” recommended places to visit. Ideal for fun-filled family vacations, year-round getaways and meetings.
 
Official Site  →
 
ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION
Accommodation may be booked directly with Deerhurst Resort by phoning the Reservations Department at 1-800-461-4393. Please reserve under the CIQS – Ontario block.
 
Pavillion Guestrooms – $165/night
Pavillion Junior Suites – $185/night
 
The deadline for booking your room at the discounted rate is April 25, 2018.
 
Note: All rooms are subject to a Resort Fee of 6%.
 
Resort Fee includes the following services and amenities: Parking, WIFI in guest rooms, main Pavilion lobby and restaurants. In room coffee & tea service, mini-fridge and resort shuttle service. Use of all pools, hot tub and children’s wading pool with towel service. Use of our fitness room, “Splash Zone” inflatable waterpark, indoor play space, golf practice green, canoes and kayaks, stand-up Paddle boards including life jackets. Use of our beach areas, (Non-organized group functions) and chaise lounges, hiking trails, tennis courts, basketball hoop and volleyball court(s).
 
Guestroom rates and resort fee are subject to applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal taxes in effect at the time of the group’s meeting; currently at 13% HST. Subject to change.
 
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
We would like to take this opportunity to invite your business (or organization) to become a sponsor of the 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors – Ontario (CIQS-ON).
 
This year’s AGM will be hosted by the Northern Chapter of the CIQS and will take place in Huntsville, Ontario at Deerhurst Resort, Friday, May 25, 2018 – Sunday, May 27, 2018.
 
The event will include a Friday night Reception, AGM, Networking Lunch, President’s Dinner with guest speaker, and Farewell Breakfast. Please see below for sponsorship levels.
 
Thank you in advance for your consideration of this request. If you have any further questions or wish to donate as a sponsor of the event, please contact our Administrator, Sheila Lennon 1-866-345-1168 or (905) 477-3222 before Monday May 07, 2018.
 
Level of Sponsorship Gold
$750
Silver
$500
Bronze
$250
Friends
<$250
Corporate Logo in AGM Delegate Information
Direct Website Links from CIQS - Ontario Website to Corporate Sponsor Website
Complimentary Passes to Networking Lunch 2 1 1
Corporate Logo and Website Links in CIQS - Ontario eNewsletter
Complimentary Tickets to President's Dinner 2
 
If you have any questions regarding this event please contact us at info@ciqs-ontario.org.
 
We look forward to welcoming you at the
CIQS - Ontario 44th Annual General Meeting.
 

RICS, CIQS & AOLE 2018 Ontario Chapter Golf Day

RICS, CIQS & AOLE 2018 Ontario Chapter Golf Day

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors – Ontario, along with the Association of Ontario Land Economists invite you to spend a day on the fairways and greens with fellow property professionals.

Date:
Time: 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Pickering, ON
Venue: Cherry Downs Golf & Country Club
2110 Concession Road 7
Pickering, ON L0C 1A0 (Map)
Cost: Early bird rates:
• $150 per individual golfer
• $550 per foursome
• $650 per corporate foursome

Regular rates as of May 1st:
• $200 per individual golfer
• $700 per foursome
• $750 per corporate foursome
RSVP: Cherry Downs requires the foursomes list to be submitted a week in advance of the tournament date. Registration will therefore close on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 3PM.

Register Today →

Early-bird rates end on April 30 — Don't miss out!

Club Rentals: If you wish to rent golf clubs for the event, please call the pro shop directly at +1 905 649 5991 to reserve your rentals ahead of the tournament. The pro shop has limited sets of golf clubs available on-site. All players will receive a boxed lunch, 18 holes of golf, golf cart and BBQ dinner. Cash bar will be available via beverage carts on the golf course and at dinner.

For more information regarding registration or sponsorship, please contact Silvana Curlo.

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  • CIQS – Maritimes AGM and Special Meeting of Members  [ ]

CIQS – Maritimes AGM and Special Meeting of Members

CIQS – Maritimes AGM and Special Meeting of Members

Dear Members and Guests:

You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting and Special Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors – Maritimes Association to be held as follows:

Date:
Time: 5:30pm – Registration
6:00pm – Dinner Buffet
6:30pm – Annual General Meeting
7:30pm – Special Meeting of Members
Location: Halifax, NS
Venue: Delta Hotels Halifax – Empress Boardroom
1990 Barrington Street,
Halifax, NS B3J 1P2 (Map)
Cost: $34.50 per person for AGM & Dinner (incl. taxes)
RSVP: Please register online by Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Register here for the AGM and Special Meeting →

Your participation is important and I encourage everyone to attend or send in their proxies.

We look forward to welcoming you at the CIQS – Maritimes Annual General Meeting!

David Dooks, PQS
President, CIQS – Maritimes

Upcoming Events:

  • CIQS – NL Special Meeting of Members  [ ]

CIQS – NL Special Meeting of Members

TAKE NOTICE that the special meeting of the members of the Affiliate will be held at Vigilant Management Inc., 9 – 69 Karwood Drive, Paradise, NL on May 30, 2018 at 7:00pm, for the purpose of approving a restructuring of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (“CIQS”)

Date:
Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Paradise, NL
Venue: Vigilant Management Inc.
9 – 69 Karwood Drive
Paradise, NL A1L 2J0 (Map)
Cost: FREE
RSVP: Please register online by Monday, May 28, 2018.

Online Registration →

Attendance is free but we do ask you to register online for food, beverage and seating counts.

Make sure to cast your vote! If you are unable to attend in person, please submit your proxies for the Special Meeting to vote on the proposed CIQS governance restructuring.

Your participation is important and I encourage everyone to attend or send in their proxies.

Hope to see you all there!

Roy Lewis, PQS(F)
President, CIQS – Newfoundland and Labrador.