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A dialogue: climate change, divestment and society – Navigating a complex issue – Live Webcast

Time: 7pm, Monday January 26th, 2015

Location: Flury Hall (Room B150) Bob Wright Centre – University of Victoria

Live Webcast

Panelists:

  • Malkolm Boothroyd, Divest UVic
  • Steve Douglas, Vice President, Investor Relations, Suncor Energy Inc.
  • Stephen Hume, Columnist, The Vancouver Sun
  • Cary Krosinsky, Co-Founder, Carbon Tracker Initiative & Lecturer, Yale University
  • Crystal Lameman, Member, Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Treaty No. 6

Moderator: Thomas F. Pedersen, Executive Director, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions

Please join us, in person or by webcast, for this free public dialogue. This event is sponsored by the University of Victoria and the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions.

For more information visit http://www.uvic.ca/climateforum/

 
Other events of interest 

 

PICS Lecture – Mapping Extreme Temperatures and their Health Risks in the Lower Mainlaind

Extreme hot weather can be a serious health threat in our region. Climate change models indicate these hot weather events will become more frequent and intense over the coming decades. Join speakers Sarah Henderson (UBC) and Anders Knudby (SFU), and moderator Tim Takaro (SFU) as they chart a map of our Lower Mainland’s extreme heat events and health risks.

When: January 22nd, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: Room 1400 – Harbour Centre, SFU Vancouver Campus, located at 515 West Hastings Street

For more info: http://www.sfu.ca/climatechange/pics-sfu/events.html#ExtremeTemperaturesHealthRisks

 

2015 Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo & Championship.

On January 28th, 2015, forty clean technology companies from across the Greater Vancouver region will come together at the newly built LEED-Gold Surrey City Hall Atrium for a one day pitch-based competition for the title of Greater Vancouver’s Clean Technology Champion + Free Powerhouse workshop.

Where: Surrey City Hall 13450 104 Avenue

When: January 28th from 10 am to 4 pm

For more info: http://www.surrey.ca/business-economic-development/16130.aspx

SFU is a gold sponsor

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