The Showcase Space was an exhibition of energy planning tools, applied research, and other innovations that was on display and open for interaction during Global..
Speakers José Etcheverry, Professor, York University (Presentation) Colleen Giroux-Schmidt, Senior Director, Innergex (Presentation) Gil Kelley, General Manager of Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability, City of..
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Speakers Adnan Z. Amin, Director- General, International Renewable Energy Agency Merran Smith, Executive Director, Clean Energy Canada (Facilitator) In many corners of the world, including..
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Speakers Eduardo Paes, Former Mayor, City of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Gregor Robertson, Mayor, City of Vancouver, British Columbia Shauna Sylvester, Director, Centre for Dialogue,..
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Speakers Janet Fraser, Senior Vice-President – BC Hydro Karen Clarke-Whistler, Chief Environment Officer – TD Bank Group (Presentation) Lucia Casacia, Vice President – Cities and..
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Speakers Jodie Van Horn, Director – Ready for 100, Sierra Club (Presentation) Michael Westphal, Senior Associate – World Resources Institute (Presentation) Sybil Seitzinger, Executive Director, Pacific..
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Speakers Trevor Birtch, Councillor, Oxford County, Ontario Michael Dean, Climate and Energy Project Coordinator, ICLEI Canada (Presentation) (Rapporteur) Tyrone Jue, Senior Advisor on the Environment,..
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During the closing plenary, participants were invited to share their experiences from Global Learning Forum 2017: what were their key takeaways? What was most surprising?..