2020 RPIC Marine Infrastructure National Workshop
April 21-23, 2020
St. John’s Convention Centre
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 


Early Bird Registration (on or before February 3, 2020) - $775.00 + HST

Fee includes the two-day Workshop, the Welcome Reception, the Awards and Recognition Dinner (Space is limited. Please indicate your participation.), all refreshment breaks and lunches.

Regular Registration (after February 3, 2020) – $875.00 + HST

Fee includes the Awards and Recognition Evening (Space is limited. Please indicate your participation.), all refreshment breaks and lunches.

Site Tour Registration (coming soon) – $225.00 + HST

Fee includes transportation and lunch.

***The cost of the Awards and Recognition Dinner ticket is included in each Workshop registration, but a ticket is not automatically provided. As space is limited, the box must be checked off on the registration form to receive a ticket if you wish to attend.
Refunds will be given for requests received in writing no later than February 3, 2020, less an administration fee of $100. After that date, we regret that no refunds will be issued; however, we will accept substitute delegates.
Pass sharing is not permitted.  All delegates must wear their badge at all times. No-shows policy: No-shows will result in full registration fee payment being due.

Advance Payments

A reminder for our federal clients: Government Contracting Regulations allow for “Advance Payments”. As usual, Section 34 signoff would occur once the good/service has been received.  

Government-wide Policy Requirements on Training

On September 15, 2017 the Guide to Travel, Hospitality, Conference and Event Expenditures was updated to reflect the amendments in the Treasury Board Directive on Travel, Hospitality, Conference and Event Expenditures (effective April 1, 2017). This update includes a new process to differentiate conferences and training.

Government-wide functional community leads at the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat have the authority to determine the treatment of large information-sharing and learning sessions for their communities (for example, conferences that can be treated as training for approval purposes). Decisions on the designation of a session as training will be communicated to your departmental functional leads (for example, CFO, CIO, CHRO etc.) and maintained on GCPedia.

The Comptroller General of Canada, functional community lead on real property, designated Real Property Institute of Canada (RPIC) events as training on September 15, 2017.

In accordance with the Directive and associated Guide, RPIC training activities should be approved according to the established departmental processes for training, such as the delegated spending and financial authorities or the delegation of human resources authorities. Also, RPIC training should form part of an individual’s annual training plan.

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