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Armchair Discussion and Dean's Lecture

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Ottawa, ON K1N 8S7

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Morning workshop followed by the annual Dean's lecture. This year's theme is the environment and sustainability.

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Environmental Sustainability – Challenges Facing Industry Stakeholders

This workshop is meant for public servants, industry, engineers, academics, non-governmental organizations, students, economists, business leaders, and Indigenous peoples interested in discussing strategy initiatives.

8:00 am – 9:00 am REGISTRATION

9:00 am – 9:15 am HOST’S OPENING REMARKS

  • Felix Kwamena, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor and Director, Infrastructure Resilience Research Group (IRRG), Faculty of Engineering and Design, Carleton University

9:15 am –11:45 am PRESENTATIONS AND ARMCHAIR DISCUSSIONS

Moderator:

  • Kristina Gillin, Principal Consultant, Nuclear Waste & Decommissioning, Lloyd’s Register

Speakers:

  • Shahrzad Rahbar, Ph.D. ICD.O President, Industrial Gas Users Association
  • Ginger Garte, Director, Environment, Lloyd’s Register
  • TBC, Department of Defence

11:45 am –11:50 am HOST’S CONCLUDING REMARKS

11:50 am– 1:00 pm LUNCH AND NETWORKING

Agenda (.pdf)

The Environment: Past, Present And Future – Sustainability Challenges And Strategies

The Dean’s Annual Lecture Series brings together distinguished experts from Canada and abroad to share knowledge and perspectives to address issues relating to the economy, infrastructure security and resilience before an audience of university faculty, post-graduate students, government officials, civil society and private sector representatives and diplomats. The Annual Lecture Series is intended for panelists to look into their crystal balls and offer their vision on an environmental sustainability, infrastructure security and resilience challenges and solutions for the next 5 to 10 years.

1:00 pm – 1:10 pm HOST’S INTRODUCTORY COMMENTS

  • Felix Kwamena, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor and Director, Infrastructure and Resilience Research Group (IRRG), Faculty of Engineering and Design, Carleton University

1:10 pm – 1:30 pm WELCOME REMARKS AND INTRODUCTIONS

  • Larry W. Kostiuk, Ph.D.,P. Eng., FCSME, FCAE, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Design

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm PANEL PRESENTATIONS

  • Frank Saunders, President, Ontario Nuclear Institute, Bruce Power
  • Kristina Gillin, Principal Consultant, Nuclear Waste and Decommissioning, Lloyd’s Register
  • John Agostino, Vice President, Adjusters International / Tidal Basin

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm FACILITATED DISCUSSION

  • André Plourde, Ph. D.,Dean, Faculty of Public Affairs

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm CLOSING REMARKS

  • Felix Kwamena

4:15 pm – 5:30 pm NETWORKING RECEPTION

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