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Event Date Tue Sep 28 EDT - Wed Sep 29 EDT (4 months ago)
Location Online Conference
Region Americas

Canada’s largest annual maintenance and physical asset management conference exhibition and networking event, MainTrain gathers leading experts, practitioners and professionals from across Canada and around the world to share their insights and strategies that support professionals and their organizations. We look forward to seeing you online!

MainTrain has been the source for professional development for asset management, maintenance and reliability professionals in every industry and private and public sector businesses that invests capital in equipment and facilities. The conference gathered leading experts, practitioners and professionals online from across Canada and around the world to share their insights and strategies that support professionals and their organizations.


2021 Speakers

Faye Cooper
P.Eng, MBA, Director, Asset Reliability, Maple Leaf Foods

Errin Evans
Reliability Engineer, ARMS Reliability

Ian Michael Flood
Asset Manager, Thermal Northwest Territories Power Corporation & Ricomar Santiago, Asset Manager, Hydro

James Reyes-Picknell
Managing Consultant, Conscious Group Inc.

Ronald Gavrin
Owner, Instructor, Retired, Self Employed

Brad Owen
Sr. Specialist, Asset Health Monitoring, Cameco Corporation - Cigar LakeZ

Emilio G Sarno Severi
Director Global Maintenance, Kinross Gold Corporation

Danaka Porter
Regional Managing Partner, Iota Consultants

Nitti Subramaniam
Director, Water and Wastewater Treatment Division

Philip Lawlor
Manager, Treatment plant maintenance

Mark Connell
Manager, Plant Capital and Engineering

Robert Newman,
Manager, Water Treatment

John Duong
Manager, Wastewater Treatment

Katie Geoghegan
Asset Management Specialist, Strategic Advisory Services Associated Engineering

Judy Yu

Ricardo Ortiz, Sr.
Reliability Engineer

Viatris IncHenry Luong
Sales/Business Development Associate, S4A IT Solutions

Ken Choi
Managing Partner, Co-Founder, S4A IT Solutions

Quentin Clement
Presales Architect, Zag BlueWorx

Melissa Demsky
Sr. Director, Asset Management, Veolia

Wayne Weidner
Maintenance Superintendent, Skeena BioEnergy

Peter Phillips
Maintenance Systems Support Manager, Certainteed Gypsum Canada

Janos Pattantyus,
Sales Manager, RDI Technologies, Canada

Florian Buder
Executive Partner

Christina Benty
Principal Consultant, Strategic Leadership Solutions

Frank Engli,
Senior Advisor, Becht

E. Charles Maier
Senior Turnaround/Maintenance Advisor

Andre Ferrari
Reliability Engineer, Enbridge Pipelines

Richard (Doc) Palmer
Consultant/Owner, Palmer & Associates

Emma Petch,
Planner, Toronto Transit Commission

Marcia O'Connor,
President, AM FM Consulting Group Inc

Jason Spears,
Fiber Line Manager, Port Hawkesbury

John MacKenzi
Senior Maintenance Engineer, Port Hawkesbury Paper

Brian Ropitini
Managing Director/Executive Adviser, Mana Consulting NZ Ltd

Richard Olver

James Kovacevic
Principal Instructor, Eruditio LLC

Conrad Greer
Founder, SPC Results Inc

Janet Lam
University of Toronto, Assistant Director, C-MORE

Robert Otal,
Executive Director, METSCO & Travis Squires, Manager, Data Sciences, METSCO

Peter Agnew
Director, Facilities Maintenance and Asset Management, Edmonton Airports

Andrew Jordan,
Managing Director, Xtivity Inc.


Daniel Gent
Director of Risk, Reliability and Resiliency, Canadian Electricity Association

Susan Lubell
Principal Consultant, Steppe Consulting Inc.; Representing: PEMAC, Asset Management Association of Canada, Canada


John Hardwick
Executive Director, Sydney, Roads and Martime Services NSW

Representing: AMC
Asset Management Council, Australia

João Lafraia
President, Fábrica Carioca de Catalisadores S.A.; Representing: ABRAMAN , Associação Brasileira de Manutenção e Gestão de Ativos, Brazil

Johannes Coetzee
Managing Director, Machine Assessment & Reliability Technology (Martech); Representing: SAAMA , The Southern African Asset Management Association, South Africa

Naoki Takesue
MSc, Research Director, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.; Representing: JAAM , Japan Association of Asset Management, Japan

Erin MacNeil
Asset Management Operations Manager, Nova Scotia Power

Ehsan Abbasi
Senior Reliability Engineer, Lifecycle Maintenance Engineering, Altalink Management

Kyle Smith
Supervisor, Maintenance and Reliability, Hydro Ottawa

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• Northern Lakes College
• UE Systems

• ARMS Reliability
• Cameco
• Dr Monique Beedles
• GE Digital
• Greeman Asset Management Solutions Inc.

• International Council for Machinery Lubrication
• Le magazine Machines et Equipements MFO contient
• Machinery & Equipment MRO
• The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers