Program

**DRAFT – Subject to Change**

 

Day 1: Thursday, May 24

Session Time Speaker Location
Registration 9:00 am Exhibits Multi-purpose Room
Opening 10:00 am

10:15 am

10:30 am

11:00 am

Welcome

Bob Haverluck (Art)

2016 MSE Award Winner

Moderator: Dale Curd, CBC Television

Theatre
Session 1 11:30 am Using the past to better predict the future: The challenges of using appropriate time scales in a rapidly changing world

John Smol, Queen’s University

Theatre
Lunch 12:30 pm

1:15 pm

Exhibits

Short Videos

Multi-purpose Room

Theatre

Session 2 2:00 pm  Title: TBA

Stephen Scharper, University of Toronto

Theatre
Break 3:00 pm

3:15 pm

Exhibits

Short Videos

Multi-purpose Room

Theatre

Session 3 3:30 pm  Title: TBA

Dan Longboat, Trent University

Theatre
Reception &
Art Display
4:30 pm

5:30 pm

Cash Bar, Exhibits

Short Videos

Multi-purpose Room
Dinner 6:00 pm Announcement of Research Award Recipient Dining Room
Interactive Activity 7:30 pm

Moreen Miller, Fowler Construction

Theatre
Session 4 8:00 pm Music and the Environment

James Gordon, Musician,
City of Guelph

Theatre

 

Day 2: Friday, May 25

Session Time Speaker Location
Opening 9:00 am  1st review of the communiqué Theatre
Session 5 9:30 am Using Canopy Science to Foster Global Forest Conservation

Meg Lowman, California Academy of Sciences

Theatre
Break 10:30 am

10:45 am

Exhibits

Short Videos

Multi-purpose Room

Theatre

Session 6 11:10 am Shaping a future partnership of people with the rest of nature

Terry Chapin, University of Alaska

Theatre
Lunch 12:20 pm

12:45 pm

Exhibits

Short Videos

Multi-purpose Room

Theatre

Speakers Panel 1:00 pm Moderator: Paul Kennedy, CBC Radio Theatre
Closing 3:00 pm   Theatre