April 16, 2015: IRES Student Symposium

Student Symposium: 1:00 pm-4:30 pm in the AERL Theatre (main floor), 2202 Main Mall

BBQ and Cash Bar: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm in the AERL building lobby

Please RSVP here if you plan to attend.


5 Presenters

Sameer Shah_Student SymposiumSameer Shah, MSc

1:00pm to 1:30pm

Thesis Title: Water variability, livelihoods, and adaptation: A case study of the Angat River Basin

Supervisors: Leila Harris and Hisham Zerriffi

Seminar video coming soon after Sameer’s paper is published.





Phil Torio_Student SymposiumPhil Torio, PhD

1:30pm to 2:00pm

Thesis Title: Water Privatization in Metro Manila: Assessing the State of Equitable Access to Water

Supervisor: Leila Harris

No seminar video available.





Jordan GraesserJordan Graesser, PhD from McGill

2:00pm to 2:30pm

Thesis Title: Agro-industrialization and food security in Latin America

Supervisor: Navin Ramankutty

No seminar video available.







2:30pm to 3pm (coffee, tea, cookies in AERL lobby)

Anne-Mareike Chu_Student SymposiumAnne-Mareike Chu, MSc

3:00pm to 3:30pm

Thesis Title: Understanding the Gap: An Energy Performance Evaluation of Three Sustainable Buildings in British Columbia

Supervisor: John Robinson





Johnnie Manson_Student SymposiumJohnnie Manson
, MA

3:30pm to 4:00pm

Thesis Title: Relational nations or unhealthy populations: Nuu-chah-nulth Food Sovereignty in an Age of Neoliberalism

Supervisors: Theresa Satterfield and Hannah Wittman





IRES Student Symposium Poster+Agenda