The IES is proud to present “Managing Decarbonization: The Cases of Canada and Germany.” The conference will run October 27th and 28th, and will feature academics and politicians from around the world. The opening panel on the 27th will feature Fazil Mihlar, Deputy Minister of BC’s Ministry of Environment, Franzjosef Schafhausen, Deputy Director General for Environment and Energy, German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Jürgen Trittin, former Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Co-Chairman and Peter Robinson, CEO David Suzuki Foundation, Comments on BC’s Climate Plan. The following day will feature a variety of panels, whose speakers will address underlying issues of the economy’s relationship with the environment. To find out more and to sign up please see our counterpart website: http://managingdecarbonization.arts.ubc.ca
This conference was made possible by a generous grant from the Foreign Ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany.