The team at ReNew Canada is tracking industry events across Canada and around the world that are being cancelled, postponed, or moved online as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic.

Please see below for a list of upcoming events, when and where they were supposed to occur, and the event’s current status.

If you have an industry event that should, but doesn’t, appear on this list, please notify us by sending an email to Managing Editor Andrew Macklin at [email protected].

Event: Canadian Institute of Planners – Elevation 2020

Date: July 7-10

Location: Whistler, B.C.

Status: Cancelled for 2020.

Event: Canadian Institute Urban Transit Infrastructure National Symposium

Date: July 21-22

Location: Toronto, ON

Status: Urban Transit Infrastructure East and West combined and changed to online event.

Event: 2020 Association of Municipalities Ontario AGM and Conference

Date: August 17-19

Location: Ottawa, Ont.

Status: Changed to online event.

Event: American Public Works Association PWX 2020

Date: August 30-September 2

Location: New Orleans, Louis.

Status: Cancelled for 2020. Some online programming TBA.

Event: Transportation Association of Canada 2020 Conference and Exhibition

Date: September 27-30

Location: Vancouver, B.C.

Status: Changed to online from September 21 – October 8.

Event: Green Building Festival – Building in Nature

Date: October 13

Location: Toronto, ON

Status: Changed to online from October 13 – 16.


We will continue to provide updates to this list as we receive them.

Click here for the latest updates from the Canadian environment sector.

Click here for the latest updates from the Canadian water sector.

See also  A Smarter City


Please also check the Events Calendar at for a complete list of events, including the following:

ReNew Canada webinar on “Designing Infrastructure for Disruptive Events.”
To register for this event, click here.


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