Brownie Awards 2016

Continuing the brownfield remediation awards, Actual Media in partnership with The Canadian Brownfields Network planned and organized the event, marketing materials, and branding for the 2016 Brownie Awards.

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Water’s Next Awards 2015

The Water’s Next national awards program, organized by Water Canada magazine, honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to change water in our country.

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GreenCentre Banners & Print Ad

Designed banners and print ad for GreenCentre Canada, the first facility of its kind in North America to offer a “one-stop shop” to Canada’s best chemistry and material science discoveries.

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CWWA Public Attitudes 2015 Report

Actual Media was enlisted by the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) in 2014 to help compile a report to help bridge the gap between public opinion and the reality of the infrastructure challenges faced by Canadian municipalities.  The report will act as a guidebook for municipalities developing communications plans around their water and wastewater infrastructure.

Actual Media assembled a roundtable of formidable Canadian water thinkers to brainstorm communications and messaging ideas, and compiled the results of the roundtable into a cohesive, insightful, and helpful report for distribution to municipalities around Canada.

Read the full report here.

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Top 100 Key Players and Owners Dinner

More than 120 senior engineering, construction, and finance executives and governmental officials from across Canada gathered at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in downtown Toronto to network and celebrate their role in the 100 biggest infrastructure projects currently in development in Canada.

Special thanks are extended to the title sponsor ACS-Dragados and even sponsors SNC-Lavalin and Golder Associates, as well as opening speaker Bert Clark of Infrastructure Ontario and keynote speaker Amanda Farrell of Partnerships BC.

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By Invitation Only

As publisher of country’s leading water and infrastructure magazines, Water Canada and ReNew Canada, we’re connected. We’re linked to the thought leaders, we know the players, and we live and breathe industry news. That’s the reason we’ve launched By Invitation Only, a series of gatherings to which key players will receive exclusive invitations. There is no agenda, and there are no presentations. Very simply, By Invitation Only brings together colleagues for thoughtful exchange and a memorable networking opportunity.

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The Blue Bash 2013

Held at Toronto’s historic Steam Whistle Brewery in April 2013, the second annual Blue Bash gathered a sold-out crowd of water sector professionals to support Ottawa-based charity WaterCan / EauVive. Special guests Alex and Tyler Mifflin of TVO’s The Water Brothers gave an exclusive screening of their season two episode, “No Woman, No Water,” filmed in part during WaterCan’s Kilimanjaro Climb for Life. Actual Media provided design services and organizational support for the bash.

CLIENT:  Water Canada / Actual Media

SERVICES: Event coordination, graphic design

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Conference Highlights

Following its Water Innovation in Action conference in February 2013, WaterTAP wanted to share insights from the event in a creative, engaging way. Using photography, poll results, and video footage from the event, Actual Media assembled this comprehensive review.

CLIENT: Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP)

SERVICES: Editorial suite, graphic design

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Canadian Brownfields

In advance of the 2010 Olympic Games, we created this tongue-in-cheek identity for Canadian Brownfields’ 2009 event: Going for Gold. The event and identity highlighted the financial and environmental benefits of building on brownfields.

CLIENT:  Canadian Urban Institute

SERVICES:  Identity development, graphic design

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