Seminar Series Video Archive 2015/2016

April 14, 2016: IRES/RES Student Symposium


IRES/RES Student Symposium Time: 1pm – 4:30pm Location: AERL Theatre (main floor), 2202 Main Mall (BBQ and Cash Bar afterwards from 4:30pm to 8pm) This event showcases the research done by our current RES Master and PhD students. [Photo Credit: Jonathan Taggart] Speakers: Simon Harding, PhD Candidate – no video available Alicia Speratti, PhD Candidate […] Read More

April 7, 2016: Faculty Lecture
Leila Harris


Leila Harris on “Assessing States, Differentiating Citizens: Perspectives on water services and evolving state-society relations in Accra, Ghana and Cape Town, South Africa”. Read More

March 10, 2016: Faculty Lecture
Jessica Dempsey


Jessica Dempsey will be a new professor in UBC Geography starting January 2016. Read More

February 25, 2016: Professional Development Seminar
Juanita Sundberg


Juanita Sundberg, UBC Associate Professor from the Department of Geography, will be speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: juanitasundberg.wordpress.com] Read More

February 11, 2016: Student Lecture
Ian Theaker


RMES MSc student Ian Theaker will be speaking on 'Apartment Energy Costs and GHG Emissions Data - Do Buyers Care?' [Photo Credit: kanada.ahk.de] Read More

February 4, 2016: Guest Lecture
Julian Yates


Julian Yates on "Between metaphor and practice: environmental governance and the decolonial option in the Peruvian Andes". Read More

January 14, 2016: Student Lecture
Nicole Wilson & Allison Franko


IRES Seminar Series presents to you the research of Nicole Wilson, a PhD Candidate, and Allison Franko, a MSc student. Read More

November 24, 2015: Guest Lecture
Hugh Possingham


Dr. Hugh Possingham from The University of Queensland will be receiving an Honorary Doctorate from UBC during the November 2015 graduation convocation. [Photo Credit: www.couriermail.com.au] Read More

November 17, 2015: Guest Lecture
Takayoshi Kusago


Takayoshi Kusago, a Visiting Professor, on "A story of Minamata’s revitalization: a shift from industrial pollution and social divisions to environmental model city". [Photo Credit: www.historico.aen.pr.gov.br] Read More

November 10, 2015: Student Lecture
Ivana Zelenika & Lisa Westerhoff


PhD Candidates Ivana on "Sustainability through Practice: Examining Waste Diversion Efforts, Barriers and Solutions" and Lisa on "City Stories: From narrative to practice in Vancouver’s Olympic Village". Read More

October 6, 2015: Guest Lecture
Mark Jaccard


Mark Jaccard is a professor at SFU's School of Resource and Environmental Management. [Photo Credit: nsb.com/speakers/mark-jaccard/] Read More

September 29, 2015: Faculty Lecture
Villy Christensen


Villy Christensen on where the ecosystem modeling is heading, and his own current and coming activities and research interests. [Photo Credit: aaas.ubc.ca] Read More

September 22, 2015: Faculty Lecture
Sara Shneiderman


Sara Shneiderman, an Assistant Professor in Anthropology and the Institute of Asian Research at UBC, will be speaking on Tues, Sept 22. [Photo Credit: Sara Shneiderman] Read More