On the road to Paris: Trudeau Gov't and the Environment, Energy & Climate Change

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

25 York Street, Suite 1100, Toronto

With the Paris COP just around the corner, and Prime Minister Trudeau’s cabinet now named, join the Sustainable Energy Initiative for an important and informative discussion chaired by SEI Co-Chair Prof. Mark Winfield, with five leading experts on the new government’s likely directions in environmental, energy and climate change policy.

Speakers include:

Tzeporah Berman – Environmental activist, author of This Crazy Time: Living Our Environmental Challenge, and FES Adjunct Professor.

John Godfrey – Special Advisor to the Government of Ontario on Climate Change; former Minister of State for Infrastructure and Communities; and federal Liberal Environment Critic. 

David McLaughlin – Former Chair of the Nation Round Table on the Environment and Economy and Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and New Brunswick Premier Frank McKenna. 

Gord Miller – Past Environmental Commissioner of Ontario and federal Green Party Candidate.

Rick Smith – Executive Director of the Broadbent Institute

All are welcome but seating is limited.  Light refreshments provided.

RSVP online at  fes.yorku.ca/events/SEIPanel

This event is hosted by the Sustainable Energy Initiative at York University