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MEIA has its roots in the world of cleantech and waste management and we are looking forward to celebrating those fundamentals at this year’s Cleantech Conference. The conference will showcase new and upcoming technologies and solutions to help Manitobans mitigate the climate crisis and make their businesses more profitable through sustainability.
RBC Convention Centre
375 York Ave, Winnipeg, MB
Date & Time
November 22, 2023
8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
2022 MEIA Emerging Issues Conference
Check out the highlights of the 2022 MEIA Emerging Issues Cleantech Conference!
Registration Rates
Member Early Bird
Non-Member Early Bird
Cleantech Start-Up

Cleantech Start-Up
Student Chapter
$249 + GST
$325 + GST
$200 + GST  *Subject to approval by MEIA staff

$299 + GST
$375 + GST
$200 + GST  *Subject to approval by MEIA staff
$25 + GST    *Available for MEIA Student Chapter Members Only
2023 Cleantech Conference Agenda Coming Soon!
Check out the 2022 agenda for details on last years conference and a look at what you can expect to see at the 2023 Cleantech Conference!
Arlene Dickinson
Keynote speaker
Tom Jackson
Keynote speaker
Steve Patterson
master of ceremonies

Green Dragon's Lair Pitch Competition
The Green Dragon’s Lair Pitch Competition offers select Canadian entrepreneurs and innovators the opportunity to pitch their product or technology to a panel of judges and attendees at the Emerging Issues Cleantech Conference, and for the chance to win $10,000!
We received applications from across the country - thank you to everyone who applied.

Take a look at the 2022 Green Dragon's Lair Pitch Competition!
We are now accepting competitors for the 2023 Cleantech Conference.

Congratulations to our Top Ten!
Bike Winnipeg / Fietser Bikeshare Cooperative
Boke Consulting
Canadian Solar
Carbon Lock Tech - FINALIST
Minnova Corp.
NextGen Environmental Research Inc.
Overton Environmental Enterprises Inc.
PolySense Solutions Inc. - FINALIST
Tecmerra Methane Solutions Ltd. - WINNER
Typha Co. - FINALIST

The Final Four companies will compete live at the conference. The winner will be presented with their $10,000 award during Closing Remarks and their name forever immortalized on the Braggin' Dragon Trophy!
MEIA Cleantech Conference Sponsorship Packages
 Support from Industry is the key to hosting a great conference and MEIA is pleased to provide a wide range of custom-designed sponsorship opportunities that provide strong value at a reasonable level of investment.

Interested in supporting the 2023 MEIA Cleantech Conference?
Contact MEIA for more info on sponsorship packages and opportunities!

Thank You to the 2022 Sponsors!
This year's Cleantech Conference will feature a 40 Booth Tradeshow area. We have 2 Exhibitor packages available:
Regular Exhibitor Package - $1,000
  • 2 Complimentary Registrations
  • 10 x 10 Draped Tradeshow Booth
  • Inclusion on Exhibitor List on MEIA website and Conference Program

Cleantech Start-up Exhibitor Package - $400
  • 2 Complimentary Registrations
  • 10 x 10 Draped Tradeshow Booth
  • Inclusion on Exhibitor List on MEIA website and Conference Program

*This package is subject to approval by MEIA staff
Mentor for a Day Program
The MEIA Cleantech Conference Mentor for a Day Program is a voluntary program connecting professionals with students studying in their field. The program introduces employers to talented new entrants to the workforce and helps students network and navigate what is probably their first professional conference. Signing up to be a mentor/mentee is easy! Just select the box when registering and list your field of work/study. You will be sent the name of who you have been paired with ahead of the conference. Follow the links below for more information on what to expect and potential questions a mentee might ask their mentor.
Funding Opportunities Hub
The MEIA is proud to present the Funding Opportunities Hub to help attendees of the MEIA Cleantech Conference find funding opportunities to help them grow.

Does your organization provide funding opportunities? Share them with us! Click here for more information.
Out of Town Delegates
Plan your trip to Winnipeg with Tourism Winnipeg! Check out local restaurants, shops and more.
 Join us on November 22, 2023
We look forward to seeing you!
MEIA programming is supported by funding assistance provided by The Government of Canada and The Manitoba government.

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