2013 RPIC Real Property National Workshop

November 5-7, 2013 at the Ottawa Convention Centre
55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON




altis Professional Resources

Booth #: 11

Altis Professional is the leading provider of mid- to senior-level resources for contract and permanent positions within the areas of audit and finance, strategic management, human resources and communications.
Our goal is simple: to meet the most demanding  staffing needs of our clients with top-notch talent—time after time. By meeting that goal, we’ve built an outstanding reputation for excellence.



Booth #:  19

ARCHIBUS, Inc. is the #1 global provider of real estate, infrastructure, and facility management solutions. With 30 years of continuous innovation, our industry-leading enterprise software delivers savings. Organizations of all sizes benefit from rapid deployment, improved business processes, lower lifecycle costs, increased productivity, and reduced TCO. Our powerful, comprehensive suite of integrated Web-based applications provides the visualization, planning, analysis, and reporting tools that deliver superior operational insight and cost control.

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Canadian Red Cross

Booth #: 22

The Canadian Red Cross mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world.
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(613) 560-7220


Canada GeoPortal

Booth #: 9

Canada GeoPortal is a hosted “cloud” service offered by the Ontario Government (Infrastructure Ontario) to other government departments providing data reporting, mapping, and document management capabilities.  Winner of several awards, including GTEC, this Canadian technology enables organizations to integrate, publish and provide easy access to their information, data and reports.  Google maps underlie a service that lets you geo-enable information and bring new meaning to your data.  As one group said of their GeoPortal, this “Single Source of Truth” supports collaboration, communications, and decision-making.  Visit the booth to see the federal government’s Port Hope Area Initiative Collaboration Portal demonstration.



Booth #: 18

CIMA+ is a multidisciplinary firm that specializes in engineering, project management, urban planning, new technologies, and the environment. We provide a full range of services in the sectors of urban infrastructure, civil engineering, environment, transportation, building, industry, energy and hydroelectricity, telecommunications, geomatics, and urban planning.  CIMA+ was founded in 1990 through a series of mergers and the integration of firms with over 30 years of combined experience. Our company is one of the largest consulting services in Canada and North America. We employ over 2000 people who put our standards of excellence into practice at all of our Canadian and international offices. With our 230 partners and associate partners, CIMA+ can now boast a ratio of partners and associate partners/employees that is nearly one to 10, enabling us to offer the highest quality of services to our clients.  In recent years, CIMA+ has been repeatedly recognized for its innovation, quality, and contribution to sustainable development through various awards and honourable mentions. We have been named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Private Companies an astounding nine times since 2001.


CORCAN - Correctional Service of Canada

Booth #: 8

CORCAN - Correctional Service of Canada 


For over 30 years CORCAN, a Special Operating Agency within the Correctional Service of Canada, has been supplying Federal Government clients with a wide range of quality products and services. Purchasing CORCAN allows us to train offenders in our shops, making it easier for them to find employment when released, and thereby contributing to safer communities for Canadians.

As part of the Federal Government, an order placed with CORCAN is considered a transfer of government assets, with a simplified procurement process. Simply generate a store transfer order referencing E60PQ-050000/001/PQ and send it to your closest CORCAN Sales Office (www.csc-scc.gc.ca/corcan/002005-0008-eng.shtml).

Purchases can also be made using your Government Acquisition card. For more information on how to order from CORCAN, please visit www.csc-scc.gc.ca/corcan-catalogue/order-eng.shtml.

Additional information on CORCAN procurement can be found at the following web locations:




Please visit our web site www.corcan.gc.ca for information on our complete range of products and services.

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Energy Services Association of Canada

Booth #: 13

The Energy Services Association of Canada was formed to advocate greater use of Performance Based Solutions such as Energy Performance Contracts.  These contracts transfer the technical and financial risks associated with energy efficiency and facility renewal projects.  A key element of these projects is that the private Energy Service Company guarantees the energy savings associated with the project.  These types of contracts have been successfully used by public and private organizations in Canada for more than 20 years.  Case studies of 25 projects from all sectors as well as further background on the organization and EPCs can be found at www.energyservicesassociation.ca

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Esri Canada

Booth #: 6

Founded in 1984, Esri Canada provides enterprise geographic information system (GIS) solutions that empower businesses, governments and educational institutions to make timely, informed and mission-critical decisions by leveraging the power of geography.  The company distributes the world's leading GIS software from Esri, Telvent, Cityworks – Azteca Systems, Inc. and other technology partners. Headquartered in Toronto, the company serves over 10,000 customers from 16 regional offices across Canada and has been named as one of the top 250 Canadian IT companies and top 25 IT professional services providers in Canada by the Branham Group.  Information about Esri Canada can be found at esri.ca.

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Government of Canada

Booth #: 7
URL: www.pensionandbenefits.gc.ca

Please come and visit us at the 2013 Real Property Institute of Canada (RPIC) National Workshop where we will be showcasing Your Public Service Pension and Benefits Web Portal. Stop by our kiosk and get to know your pension and group insurance benefits, take a tour of the Web Portal and find out about its many useful tools and have your questions answered by our team. This will be our first time attending this event; we look forward to meeting you!

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Booth #: TBC
URL: http://www.horizant.ca

Horizant Provides Strategic Real Property Solutions

Horizant’s core focus is the delivery of facility management, corporate real estate and operations solutions. Horizant specializations include software and services to support:

  • ARCHIBUS (Supply Arrangement EN578-100808/088/EE)
  • FieldFLEX Mobile
  • AutoCAD
  • Building Information Model (BIM)
  • SAP / PeopleSoft integration.

Join with over 25 Canadian Federal Government departments currently utilizing ARCHIBUS solutions in conjunction with Horizant’s expertise to satisfy their day-to-day requirements.

Horizant offers strategic business and technology consulting with the most ARCHIBUS certified experts available in Canada. To find out more about solutions available today that can make you more efficient, contact us at 613.796.3366 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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InnoVision Consulting Inc.
InnoVision has over 20 years of experience in developing customized software solutions for the federal government. We have spent the past 5 years working with Parks Canada on the National Integrated Realty System (NIRS). We have been involved in all phases of the project so far. NIRS is a national web based system for Realty Managers and Officers. It includes a Realty database, a Workflow Management system, a Document Management system and a GIS system (COTS based solution). It is integrated with Treasury Board's DFRP system and will be integrated with SAP.


MHPM Project Leaders

Booth #: 21

MHPM is founded on a single powerful idea: a dedicated project leader working on behalf of the facility owner. This sole focus frees us to work with complete objectivity on your behalf. MHPM is Canada's largest facility project management company with offices in 24 cities from coast to coast. Since 1989, we have managed the delivery of more 5,000 projects worth over $5 billion for both private and public sector clients.

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Natural Resources Canada/Building Division
Booth #: 14

Natural Resources Canada's ecoENERGY Efficiency for Buildings program provides tools and information to improve the energy performance of new and existing commercial and institutional buildings, including federally owned and operated buildings - supporting Canada's commitment to clean energy and energy efficiency.



Procurement Materiel Management and Real Property Communities Management Office, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat 

Booth #: 20
Visit our GCPEDIA site at: Click here to access the GCPedia Real Property Community Page (internal link only)
Visit our TBS site at: http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/pd-pp/home-accueil-eng.asp

The Procurement Materiel Management and Real Property Communities Management Office provides strategic direction and central leadership for the collaborative development and implementation of strategies, programs and initiatives to support capacity building, community development and the professional recognition of the federal government Procurement, Materiel Management and Real Property communities.

Key to meeting its mandate is the establishment and management of collaborative partnerships and arrangements with key internal stakeholders for the delivery of:

  • Demographics
  • Courses / e-learning
  • Competency Profiles/Assessment Tools 
  • Competencies dictionary
  • Recruitment
  • Certification Program
  • Retention / Succession Planning
  • Research / outreach



Public Works and Government Services Canada, Workplace 2.0
Booth #: 22

Workplace 2.0 is a government-wide initiative led by Public Works and Government Services Canada to support the Clerk of the Privy Council’s commitment to workplace renewal. Its purpose is to update the public service workplace to help employees work smarter, greener and healthier to better serve Canadians. Visit us at Booth #10 to learn about the latest in Workplace 2.0 office environments. We have the tools and resources to help you implement and accredit your future Workplace 2.0 projects.


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Rick Hansen Foundation - planat

Booth #: 17


VFA, Inc.

Booth #: 5

VFA Canada Corp. uniquely combines facility assessment services, Web-based software products, and business consulting to maintain accurate information about critical capital assets and effectively leverage this data to optimize facility investments. VFA’s flagship software product, VFA.facility®, is currently used to manage over 4 billion square feet of real estate assets in the corporate, education, government and healthcare sectors. VFA acts as a trusted advisor to clients, providing expert consultative services based on over a decade of experience in capital planning and management.

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