2017

November 30, 2017: IRES Faculty Seminar  Speaker: Wade Davis

November 30, 2017: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: Wade Davis

Photo Credit: Stephen Meyer from flickr/ Creative Commons

November 7th and November 9th 2017: Two joint UBC and Vancouver Aquarium events

November 7th and November 9th 2017: Two joint UBC and Vancouver Aquarium events

Charting a Sustainable Course: Making Sustainable Choices |Panel Discussion When: Tuesday 7th November | 7pm (doors 6.30pm)   What?  Join the Vancouver Aquarium and OceanCanada@UBC for an engaging discussion with four leading experts. Learn how you can make sustainable choices to protect our oceans from overfishing and other harmful practices. Will be followed by a […]

September 27 2018 Seminar: Can environmental regulation make extractive industries more innovative?- with Professor John Steen

September 27 2018 Seminar: Can environmental regulation make extractive industries more innovative?- with Professor John Steen

Join us for a Policy@UBC and CIRDI seminar series event next Wednesday at 12:30 pm in our Caseroom. Please feel free to forward to your networks. Can environmental regulation make extractive industries more innovative?  with John Steen, Associate Professor in Strategy at the University of Queensland Business School in Brisbane Industry leaders often identify environmental […]

September 22 2017: CFREE Seminar and Fireside Chat

September 22 2017: CFREE Seminar and Fireside Chat

Centre for Food, Resource and Environmental Economics (CFREE) from LFS is holding a Seminar Series   Speaker: Christian Langpap Topic: Private Provision of Public Goods: Evidence from The Effect of Environmental Groups on Water Quality. Click here for Private Provisions PDF Date/Time: Friday, September 22, 2017,  9:30am – 11am Venue: MacMillan (MCML) 256 More Details on event   There […]

IOF Seminar: September 22, 2017 Turning national commitments into conservation action for seahorses.

IOF Seminar: September 22, 2017
Turning national commitments into conservation action for seahorses.

Friday, September 22, 2017 11:00 am AERL 120, 2202 Main Mall, UBC Seahorses have generated many exciting conservation changes for seahorses and other ocean life – the most important being the emergence of a new tool for regulating global exports of marine fishes. All seahorse species are listed on Appendix II of The Convention on […]

December 1, 2017 IOF Seminar: Measuring the carbon footprint of global fisheries and aquaculture.

December 1, 2017 IOF Seminar: Measuring the carbon footprint of global fisheries and aquaculture.

Join us on Friday for the last IOF Seminar of 2017!   Measuring the carbon footprint of global fisheries and aquaculture   Dr. Robert Parker NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow Fisheries Economic Research Unit   Friday, December 1, 2017 11:00 am AERL Theatre (120)   Food production is one of the largest contributors to climate change, accounting […]

November 23 – November 30 2017:  BC Studies Annual online auction

November 23 – November 30 2017: BC Studies Annual online auction

November 29 2017 Please support BC Studies and check out our annual auction! https://www.32auctions.com/bcstudies 2017 BC Studies Auction Poster The 14th Annual Online Auction is held to expand our readership, raise funds, and promote local businesses and attractions. The funds raised will be used to support BC Studies, a non-profit journal at UBC dedicated to […]

October 25 2017: Royal City Green City: City of New Westminster ESAP- Kai Chan as a speaker!

October 25 2017: Royal City Green City: City of New Westminster ESAP- Kai Chan as a speaker!

Click for link of poster for list of speakers and more information The Royal City Green City is holding an event of speakers and sharing ideas for the city of New Westminster’s Enviornmental Stragety and Action plan. Limited spots, reserve your seat at rcgc.eventbrite.ca At Anvil Centre Theatre, OCt 25 2017 Doors 6:30pm Starts 7pm […]

December 1st 2017: Story Collider & Ocean Leaders Performance

December 1st 2017: Story Collider & Ocean Leaders Performance

Story Collider & Ocean Leaders Performance – December 1st 2017   Ocean Leaders invites you to join us for an evening of true, personal stories on ocean science! This is Story Collider’s first show in Vancouver and is not to be missed. Story Collider will host a workshop with 20 members of the UBC and […]

Dec 5 – Dec 9 2017: King Tides

Dec 5 – Dec 9 2017: King Tides

In case you’re near the water between Dec 5 and Dec 9, consider helping to document Vancouver’s changing shorelines. All you need is to be near the shoreline during King Tides with your camera phone – fun!   What is it? A mobile-enabled website that allows citizens to contribute to our shared knowledge about the […]