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Can environmental sustainability be reconciled with political interests and economic realities?

  • 06 May 2015
  • 2:00 PM
  • Social Sciences Building, Lobby, 120 University, Ottawa

Can environmental sustainability be reconciled with political interests and economic realities?


On May 6th, the Jean-Luc Pepin Research Chair (JLP) (held by Kevin Page) will be hosting events on the politics and economics of environmental sustainability at the University of Ottawa—one of which is a keynote address by the Leader of the Official Opposition, the Hon. Tom Mulcair. Leveraging its partnerships with Maclean’s Magazine, the JLP invites students, academics, politicians, journalists and the public to join them for an afternoon of discussion, debate, innovation and inspiration on this crucial topic.


 *Bilingual Event


Wednesday, May 6, 2015

2 p.m. – Panel
3:30 p.m. - Researcher's Angles
4:30 p.m. – Keynote Address

Social Sciences Building, Lobby
120 University, Ottawa


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MC: Paul Wells, Maclean’s Magazine Politics Editor


Panelists:

Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party
Megan Leslie, NDP Environment Critic and Deputy Leader
Hon. John Mckay, Liberal Environment Critic
* Conservative MP to be named


Researchers:

Nik Nanos, President and CEO of Nanos Research
Stewart Elgie, Professor at University of Ottawa and Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission
Gareth Jones, Oil Trader, Merrill-Lynch
Mark Cameron, SVP, National Practice Leader, Energy and Natural Resources, Hill and Knowlton Strategies


Keynote Address on the environment:

Hon. Tom Mulcair, Leader of the Official Opposition (NDP)


For more info on this UOttawa event or to RSVP, please see the website: https://alumni.uottawa.ca/en/ivote

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