'Environmental Future' Panel
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
The University community and public are invited to attend "Our Environmental Future," which will feature a free evening of presentations by experts on environment-related issues.
-Robert Rapier, a world expert on peak oil, will speak on "Peak Oil - What? When?"
-Prof. Peter Victor, York University, will give a talk on "Managing Without Growth - Yes We Can."
-Jennifer Sumner with the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto will talk on "Effects of Growth on a Community."
-Mike Nickerson, executive director of The Sustainability Project, will speak on "Sustainability- How Can We Achieve it?"
-U of G's Prof. Evan Fraser will discuss his latest book Empires of Food: Feast, Famine and the Rise and Fall of Civilization.
The series of lectures will be followed by a panel discussion where audience members will have the opportunity to ask the experts questions.
Thornbrough Building, Room 1200
4:30 to 10:30 p.m.