MainTrain Committee

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PEMAC has been holding MainTrain, a member-developed conference since 2004. More information about the conference is available on the conference page at



The MainTrain 2018 Team

Matthew Knight

Section Manager, Fleet Planning and Control
City of Ottawa


Sean Miller

Canadian Operations Manager
UE Systems Inc.


Jean-François Séguin




Gregg Bentley

Plant Engineer
Armtec LP


Michel Cote



Nicolle Guillen

Education and Professional Development Manager
PEMAC - Head Office


James Reyes-Picknell

Managing Consultant
Conscious Group Inc.


Devesh Shah

Program Manager, Maintenance Manager
City of Ottawa


Cindy Snedden

Executive Director
PEMAC - Head Office



Ghaz Marinho

PEMAC - Head Office


For more about our upcoming MainTrain conference head over to the MainTrain pages.

MainTrain News

MainTrain Registration Open: Early Bird Pricing in Effect


PEMAC and this year's MainTrain Conference Committee are busy planning all the details for the 20th MainTrain conference, that will allow participants to Connect, Learn and Contribute. ​Join us in Ottawa, Ontario from September 24 to 27, 2018. Early bird pricing is still in effect, but not for long! Register now to save!

Deadline Extended: Submit Presentation Ideas for MainTrain by April 3

Presentation, workshop and poster session ideas for the upcoming MainTrain 2018 conference are now due by Tuesday, April 3.

A Taste of MainTrain 2017 Learning

The Body of Knowledge team has now published selected MainTrain 2017 papers to the Shared Learning Library page.

Call for Abstracts Open: MainTrain 2018 in Ottawa


The MainTrain 2018 conference committee is now accepting abstracts for this years annual conference that takes place September 24 to 27 in Ottawa.