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In addition to the 40 university and college representatives in attendance, the keynote speaker was Ellen MacIntyre of Lockheed Martin. The Department of Lands and Forests attended with a vehicle and a chopper, the Dexter Institute brought their heavy equipment simulators, METI their fire simulator, NSCSC had a painting simulator, Nova Scotia Power linemen brought some heavy gear, and the Army Reserves, RCMP and EHS had emergency vehicles and equipment The boat builders had a small craft with them. Others that attended included the Canadian Coast Guard, IG Financial, Marine Atlantic, the Department of Health and Wellness (mental health and addictions), Alderly Manor, Millroad Social Enterprises, Bio Medical, Cabot links, The Reporter, and Carolyn Webber with the Strait Regional Centre for Education’s preschool education.