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Border Free Bees Workshop

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The University of British Columbia - Okanagan Campus

3333 University Way

Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7

Canada

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Workshops from 9:00 - 12:00; lunch provided; workshops 1:00 - 4:00pm


Who

Border Free Bees partners, supporters, collaborators, general public welcome.


Workshop Schedule

9:00 - 9:30
Introductions. With Nancy Holmes and Cameron Cartiere, and around the room.

9:30 - 10:30
Digital Map Project, led by Fabian Cid.

10:30 - Coffee Break

10:45 - 11:30
Buzz talk 1: Jaymie Johnson leads us in a weaving experience and talks about Kelowna and Terra Nova projects

11:30 - 12:00
Buzz Talk 2: FRONDA - our Mexican partners talk about art, community and ecology projects they organize and their bee plans

12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch

1:00 - 1:30
Buzz Talk 3: Courtney Gilbert of Sun Valley Idaho talks about the projects underway in Sun Valley – art and pollinators, community engagement and the future of their pasture

1:30 - 2:30
Table 1 – Proposal for discussion: brainstorming a method/protocol for bee-naming.
Table 2 – Proposal for discussion: brainstorming a community art project around pollinators for a new community: case study for Nelson BC.

2:30 - Coffee Break

2:45- 3:15
Buzz talk 4: Brian Campbell talk - final inspiration

3:15 - 3:45
Pollinating table regroup and present to group

3:45 - 4:00
Summaries, last words. Reminder to bring material for Digital Map for Sunday morning.


Why You Should Come

Meet international collaborators, share your stories, get on the BFB interactive map, participate in planning for the future.


Event Sponsor

Border Free Bees, a research project that links science and communities through art and community engagement. This workshop is one of several events during the Border Free Bees Symposium taking place October 12 – 14th 2018 in Kelowna BC.

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Nancy Holmes
nancy.holmes@ubc.ca
250-807-9369

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The University of British Columbia - Okanagan Campus

3333 University Way

Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7

Canada

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Refunds up to 1 day before event

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