The School of Environment and Sustainability at Royal Roads University is an official satellite partner of Watersheds 2014. In addition to streaming the first day’s keynote speeches and panel discussions, the day will include round-table discussions for attendees. This event will be hosted at RRU on January 27th and will run from 8 am to 4 pm.
We will be livestreaming the following:Official Welcome & Cowichan Tribes Traditional Blanketing Ceremony with Albie Charlie (CowichanTribes)Big Ideas Keynote: Taking the Pulse & Setting the Scene: Water Attitudes & the Emergence of Watershed Governance with Angus McAllister (Fathom6 Strategies) & Oliver M. Brandes (POLIS Project on Ecological Governance)Panel: Successes & Challenges: From the Front Lines of Watershed Governance with Anna Warwick Sears (Okanagan Basin Water Board), Barbara Veale (Conservation Halton), Lydia Hwitsum (First Nations Health Council) & Jason Alexandra (Alexandra & Associates)Big Ideas Keynote: Water as Our Relative: Redefining How We View Water in Governance Processes with Carrie Terbasket (South Okanagan-Similkameen Syilx Environmental Committee) & Kelly Bannister (POLIS Project on Ecological Governance)Attendees (students, alumni and mentors) will participate in round table discussions between and after the streaming sessions.Space is limited, so please contact Heather Wanke if you wish to reserve a spot. heather.wanke@RoyalRoads.ca; T 250.391.2506 | F 250.391.2587