Call for Abstracts

The Ontario Waterpower Association is now accepting submissions for the 2024 Power of Water Canada Conference to be held May 8-10, 2024. This is an excellent opportunity to share your expertise with the hydroelectric sector.


Abstract submission deadline: October 16, 2023

Notification to submitters: Successful individuals will be notified by mid-December 2023, via email


Submitter contact information: Name, title, organization, contact information
Category:  Identify the category for your submission. 
Abstract information:
Topic, title, abstract (300 words maximum)
Presenter(s) details: Name, title, organization, email


Abstract sessions will be approximately 60 minutes in length. Presenters should allow for a ten-minute question and answer period at the end of their session.


Abstracts will be accepted in two main categories, Operations and Maintenance and Case Study or Lessons Learned topics. These categories are intentionally broad to encourage submissions from all areas of the waterpower industry (e.g. environmental, engineering, generation, etc. )


Confirmation of Participation All accepted abstract presenters will be required to complete and return the speaker agreement form to confirm their participation as a session speaker.

Conference Registration: Conference speakers will be provided with complimentary registration for the day they are presenting. Should they wish to stay for the duration of the event a discounted full conference pass must be purchased. Speakers will not be reimbursed for travel or accommodations.


Need help? Contact Jessica Worosz, Events Manager,