Thursday, March 23, 2017
Diefenbaker Canada Centre, 101 Diefenbaker Place
Water Leaders Lecture Series 2:00 - 4:15 p.m.
Opening remarks from Howard Wheater, GIWS, and Jaimie Hogan, Canadian Water Resources Association
Stacey Dumanski, Changing Cold Regions Network and Global Water Futures Outreach Coordinator, Water information on the web - your access to real-time GIWS water data
Magali Nehemy, MES student, What did the water table say to the drowning tree? Peatland water table reconstruction
Razi Sheikholeslami, PhD student, Water as a source of poverty or growth? Stochastic modelling of the interplay between economic growth and water security
Jaivime Evaristo, winner of the Best Doctoral Thesis Award in Water Security, thank you message
Keynote address from Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt, winner of the Water Security Research Excellence Award, Ice jam flooding and flood risk - Modelling, mapping and assessment
Elvis Asong, Canadian Water Resources Association Student and Young Professionals Introduction
Presentation by Jeremy Pittman, Liber Ero Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo, Governing coastal watersheds as social-ecological systems
Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Competition and Wine & Cheese Reception 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Please RSVP attendance to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 17.