To assist Canadian environmental companies strengthen their international
competitiveness and increase export sales
Open to all Canadian environmental companies and institutions who are
members of the Canadian Environment Industry Association and/or Provincial
Environmental Association members.
An EEC Chair is elected annually by CEIA’s Board of Directors at the
meeting immediately prior to the annual general meeting.
The EEC Chair serves on the CEIA Board and is a member of the CEIA
Executive Committee. The EEC has an Executive Committee consisting of: the EEC Chair, the
EEC vice Chair, the EEC past Chair and the chairs of the Trade Clusters. The
EEC Executive Committee approves the creation of clusters and the
appointment of cluster chairs. The EEC organizes and hosts meetings and
Trade Clusters: Trade Clusters may be formed when three or more CEIA National members unite for the purpose of export promotion. The geographic and technical trade clusters provide assistance to Canadian environmental exporters. Cluster members nominate a candidate to be Chair of the Cluster. The Cluster Chair's appointment is approved by the EEC Executive Committee. Cluster Chairs are responsible for preparing an annual business plan, convening and chairing cluster meetings, and submitting activity reports to the EEC Executive at the time of regular EEC teleconferences, and to CEIA’s Board at the Annual General Meeting. The purpose of a Cluster is to;
specific opportunities are identified, members of the Cluster are free to
pursue leads individually or in a joint
venture or any other business model acceptable to them. CEIA’s Trade
Clusters have no legal or financial obligations and have no liability for
any actions of its members.
Canadian Environment Industry Association