Events Calendar

2019 Canadian Activities Meeting

Event Date

November 4, 2019 8:00 am EST
November 4, 2019 - 8:00am

The 2019 Canadian Activities Meeting will take place in Toronto, Ontario on Monday, November 4, 2019. The meeting will be located at the Delta Hotel & Conference Centre at 655 Dixon Rd. (Fomerly the International Plaza Hotel) The Canadian Activities Meeting will address the following items:

  • Report on the Canadian Activities Fund
  • Report from AP Public Affairs activities
  • Presentation from Dr. Jennifer Drake about the recently completed PICP Maintenance Research
  • Participation in the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and Transportation Association of Canada
  • Collaboration with FIHOQ /APPQ and other contractor and design professional organizations
  • Determination of future ICPI regional municipal workshops
  • Other Canadian Activities
  • Canadian influence on ICPI technical, construction and marketing efforts
  • Update on the ICPI Industry Sales / Contractor Business Survey

The registration fee is $109 USD and is open to ICPI members only. A continental breakfast, lunch, coffee service and light snacks will be provided.


If you experience difficulties registering for the meeting online, please complete and return the registration form to Erin Hobson at sends e-mail)

Sponsors of the Canadian Activity Fund are also encouraged to renew their sponsorhip for 2020. Please click on the button below to download the form and return to Robert Bowers at


Hotel Reservations

Negotiated Room Accommodations have been made at the Delta Hotel & Conference Centre and are available until Monday, October 14, 2018.

Rate: $155 CAD/night + applicable taxes*

Rooms are available on Sunday, November 3, 2019 and are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Book your group rate for INTERLOCKING CONCRETE PAVEMENT INSTITUTElink is external)

*All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. Hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by the above method.



655 Dixon Road
Toronto, ON M9W 1J3 CAN
Phone: 416-244-1711

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Meeting Agenda and Documents


Click here to download the 2019 Canadian Activities Meeting document package.

Meeting Agenda

Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute
Canadian Activities Meeting
Delta Airport Hotel, Toronto, ON – Plaza A Ballroom 2nd floor
November 4, 2019, 8:30 am to 3:00 pm
John Sanchez, Chair
Preliminary Agenda

Continental Breakfast (8:00 am)

Morning Session (8:30 am)

  1. Welcome
    1. Roll call and Self-introductions
    2. Review of Anti-trust compliance policy
    3. Meeting Ground Rules
    4. Recognize Sponsors
    5. Acronym List
  2. Minutes and Reports
    1. Approve minutes from August 12, 2019 conference call
    2. Strategic Plan Goals – Kendall Anderegg
    3. Staff activities
      1. CSA A231
      2. World of Concrete Toronto, December 4-6, 2019, Toronto ON
      3. French translation of CPI course
      4. Concrete Council of Canada
  3. Association Liaison
    1. Federation of Canadian Municipalities
      1. Annual Meeting – Toronto ON, June 4-7, 2019
    2. Transportation Association of Canada
      1. Spring Technical Meetings - Ottawa, ON, April 1-7, 2020
      2. Fall Technical Meetings - Vancouver, BC, September 24-18, 2020
      3. TAC Conference and Exhibition - Vancouver, BC, September 27-30, 2020
  4. AP Public Affairs – Andrew Pask
    1. Activities related to City of Toronto
    2. Other Activities

Break (10:15 am)

  1. Canadian Activities Fund
    1. 2019 Report (pg. 29)
    2. 2020 Fundable opportunities
      1. Hardscape Live - Congress, Toronto ON
      2. Paver Reception - Federation of Canadian Municipalities Annual Meeting – Toronto ON
      3. Municipal and Design Professional Symposium – Calgary AB
      4. TAC Tradeshow – Vancouver BC
      5. Canadian Activities Meeting – Toronto ON
  2. PICP Permeability Maintenance - Guest Speaker – Dr. Jennifer Drake, University of Toronto
  3. Honorary Member Presentation – Richard Morin, City of Montreal

Buffet Lunch (12:00 noon) – Plaza A Ballroom

  1. PICP Winter Maintenance - Guest Speaker – Dr. Jennifer Drake, University of Toronto
  2. GUL Cement (aka PLC or Contempra) – Guest Speakers – David Gajich/Ritchie Popoff - St Marys Cement
  3. ICPI Committees and Related Programs

Highlighting items that apply to Canadian members and items that need to be communicated to the appropriate committee (5 minutes each)

  1. Board of Directors
  2. Workforce Development Special Committee
    1. Hardscape Construction Programs
    2. Civil Engineering Programs
  3. Construction
  4. Dues and Bylaws
  5. Education
  6. Government Relations
  7. Marketing
  8. Meetings, Membership and Trade Shows
  9. Technical
  10. Commercial Technical Promotion Advisory Committee
  11. Hardscape North America Steering Advisory Committee
  1. New Business
  2. Future Meetings
    1. Conference call – July 2019
    2. Next Canadian Activities Meeting - Monday November 9, 2020

Adjournment (3:00 pm)


The 2019 Canadian Activities Meeting is sponsored by the Canadian Activities Fund.