Science Summits and Workshops

As your partner in science, Maxxam is pleased to share our expertise by offering Workshops, TechTalks and Science Summits as part of our commitment to helping you — our customers — succeed.

Science Summits 
Maxxam Science Summits are hosted in major cities across Canada. These events provide a unique opportunity for customers to learn from and network with the industry’s leading experts. During a Maxxam Science Summit, customers enjoy a day of education and networking, and engage in discussions regarding advancements in the industry. For more information on an upcoming Science Summit near you, please click here.

Lab Ops Boot Camp
First launched in Atlantic Canada, Maxxam designed this essential primer on how to properly collect environmental samples and improve sample integrity. This intensive workshop is ideal for new environmental field technicians and anyone who would like a refresher on sample collection and how samples are processed in the laboratory. For dates and registration information, please click here.

Soil Vapour and Ambient Air Workshop
This informative, hands-on training session introduces participants to soil vapour sampling. By attending this workshop you will gain invaluable technical knowledge and sampling experience that will help you to successfully undertake a vapour intrusion assessment as part of a site investigation. Soil vapour workshops are offered across Canada throughout the year. Please contact your account manager for details on an upcoming workshop near you.

QP DataCheck Workshop (Ontario)
This new workshop for Qualified Persons is designed to educate stakeholders on the importance of data integrity. Register to learn about our data verification and validation protocol, and ensure compliance with O.Reg. 153/04, Section 47. For more information, please click here or contact your Maxxam account manager.

TechTalks and Maxxam Symposiums
Maxxam’s Environmental and Petroleum Services Groups are pleased to offer our customers a series of TechTalks as a value-added component to the services we provide. These technical presentations are typically one hour in length and can be presented in your location, at Maxxam, or via webinar, whatever is most convenient. For a full list of our TechTalk topics, please click here.

Maxxam Symposiums combine popular topics from our TechTalks into a half-day or full-day session. Presented by some of our own experts, the overall focus of our Symposiums is to provide technical information that will help your team understand and use the analytical services we provide.

Maxxam issues Certificates of Completion for all of our training workshops. Depending on your professional society, you may qualify for continuing education credits. Please contact your Maxxam account manager if you have any questions.


Science Summits and Workshops