Modern Hydronics – Summit 2023


Join John Siegenthaler and friends for Modern Hydronics – Summit 2023! Be there for the triumphant return of Siggy and the Bean!  Everyone’s favourite Hydronic Superheroes are back to share their hydronic design superpowers!

“Speak with representatives and view state of the art hydronics related products from the brands you know – and maybe some new ones too!” You’ll have a chance to win one of two pairs of Canucks tickets courtesy of Aqua-Tech as well as inspection tools courtesy of Kane. And the food is on us too!




Sweet Heat 2023

Click here to view previous winners’ installations and register 

We’ll be announcing the winners at the Summit. Will you be one of them?

Participation is easy – here’s how it works:

Proud of your work? Better than the rest? It’s time to bring it on and take part in Canada’s hydronic installation contest – WIN ONE OF TWO $3000 BUYING SPREES FROM EMCO! THERE WILL BE A WINNER IN EACH CATEGORY: COMMERICAL AND RESIDENTIAL.

Entry is simple – send us photos of a completed installation. This can be a new installation or a retrofit.

Sponsored by:

Aesthetics are only one part of the judging criteria. Entries must include the description of the particular challenges faced with this installation and how obstacles were overcome to deliver your customer Sweet Heat.

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Attend Modern Hydronics Summit 2023
Get ready to discover new technologies and solutions

Register to Attend



9:30 am – 10:30 am

Registration and trade show floor open

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Siggy and The Bean
Our hydronic superheroes reunite to discuss the tremendous opportunities for the hydronics industry as we move towards a net zero environment.

Sponsored by Uponor

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch and tradeshow open
Trade Show and Lunch.

Sponsored by Fortis BC

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

The Future of Fueling Mechanical Systems
Join moderator Mark Evans in a lively Panel Discussion on the future of energy in BC and its impact on our trade. With background experience in Hydronics that includes having provided Systems Design, Applications Training and Sales/Marketing Training, since 2006 Mark has supported the Hydronics Industry as a volunteer member and former Chair of the Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating’s Marketing Sub-Committee of the Canadian Hydronics Council. He is well known as a technical writer and conference speaker with a passion for leadership in the wholesale and manufacturing sectors of our industry..

Sponsored by Fortis BC

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow
Trade Show and Refreshments

Sponsored by Roth

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 pm

Preparing for Dual Fuel Controls
Speaker: Curtis Bennett

HPAC contributor Curtis Bennett walks us through the future of hydronic system controls operating a hybrid gas & electric system.

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow
Trade Show and Refreshments

Sponsored by Roth

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

BC’s Regulatory Landscape – Where are we now? Where are we going? Will you be ready when we get there?
Speaker: Gary Milligan President Thermal Comfort Association (TECA)

Sponsored by teca

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Networking break and tradeshow
Trade Show and Refreshments

Sponsored by Roth

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

John Siegenthaler
Sit in with John as he discusses the various modern hydronics technologies and their practical installations.

Sponsored by Caleffi

5:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Announcement of Sweet Heat 2023 Hydronic Installation Contest Winners

Sponsored by EMCO


Hard Rock Casino Coquitlam

2080 United Blvd,
Coquitlam, BC



15808 104th Avenue,
Surrey, BC
V4N 5L2

Phone: 1-866-930-8510

Group Rate: $179 + taxes

Room Block: September 19 – September 20, 2023

Check in: 3pm | Check out: 11am

Complimentary Parking, WIFI + Breakfast included

Block Name: Annex Business Media

Block Code: ABM

Cutoff date: August 29, 2023

To reserve a room from the group block online, please visit: Modern Hydronics Attendee Accommodation


Ramada by Wyndham Coquitlam

631 Lougheed Hwy.,
Coquitlam, BC
V3K 3S5

Phone: (604) 931-4433 ext 0

Group Rate: $149.99 + taxes

Room Block: September 19 – September 22, 2023

Check in: 4pm | Check out: 11am

Block Name: Annex Business Media Group

Block Code: 091923ANN

Cutoff date: August 29, 2023

Restaurant On-site: Sun Star Restaurant.

Group full breakfast price: $13.99 ++


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