The Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS) is pleased to announce the following events taking place in Victoria and Vancouver this month:

What:  Why We Disagree About Climate Change presented by Mike Hulme, Professor of Climate Change, University of East Anglia, UK?
When
: Wed. February 15, 2012; 5:00 – 7:00 pm?
Where
: Fletcher Challenge Theatre (Room 220), SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St., Vancouver BC
A live webcast will be available at www.pics.uvic.ca/events.php.

What: The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars presented by Michael Mann, Director, Earth System Science Centre, Penn State University
When
: Sun. February 19, 2012; 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Where
: Fletcher Challenge Theatre (Room 220), SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St., Vancouver BC
A live webcast will be available at www.pics.uvic.ca/events.php.

What: The Greenest City Action Plan presented by Sadhu Johnston, Deputy City Manager, City of Vancouver
When
: Wed. Feb. 29, 2012; 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Where
: Room 1600, SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St., Vancouver BC
This event is part of the SFU CarbonTalks series.

For more information on upcoming and past events, visit www.pics.uvic.ca/events.php.

Other events of interest:

What: Communicating Climate Science with the Union of Concerned Scientists presented by Brenda Ekwurzel, Climate Scientist and Assistant Director of Climate Research and Analysis, Union of Concerned Scientists
When
: Mon. Feb. 20, 2012; 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Where
: Room 126, Halpern Centre, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby BC
This event is sponsored by the Climate Impacts Research Consortium.