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UBC Climate Change Research Symposium
October 13 at 10:45 am - 4:00 pm
One event on October 14, 2021 at 10:45 am
Join us for a virtual symposium on UBC Climate Change Research.
The event will bring together climate researchers from multiple faculties and disciplines across both UBC campuses to discuss the climate emergency.
Keynote Day 1: Breaking the Energy/ Climate Change Logjam – Dr. David Wilkinson, Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Keynote Day 2: Housing Justice in the Fire Zone – the Case of Paradise – Naomi Klein, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, UBC Professor of Climate Justice
Featuring UBC Okanagan researchers:
- How Do We Create the Social Climate for Change?
Featuring Dr. Gregory Garrard, Professor, Environmental Humanities
- How Can We Protect Ecosystems from Climate Change?
Featuring Dr. Adam Wei, Professor, Department of Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences
- How Does Climate Change Impact Food Security?
Featuring Dr. Miranda Hart, Professor, Department of Biology