Talks & Lectures

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Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Oct 19 2012 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

The next Watershed Ambassador Breakfast gives a new perspective on an old idea for watershed management practices. Have a hot breakfast as the fall colours turn and get introduced to "permaculture" - the practice of designing sustainable human habitats by following Nature's patterns! Read more about Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 (Gaetz) Ave nue
Red Deer , AB
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AWA Tuesday Talk: Frogs & Oilsands

Oct 3 2012 - 1:00am

with Brian Eaton

In the US, 50% to 60% of frogs are malformed probably because of chemical contamination. How can we avoid the same fate in Alberta? Brian Eaton is a herpetologist working with Alberta Innovates. In this talk, he discusses the benefits of his work as to industrial development, forestry regulations, wetland assessments and tar sands development.

$5 Adults, $1 Children

  Read more about AWA Tuesday Talk: Frogs & Oilsands

Location

Hillhurst Room, AWA Office
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB
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September Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Sep 21 2012 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

 

Get ready for a 'dam' good breakfast including the recognition of the September round of Watershed Ambassador awards!

Presenters: Rick Friedl, Central North regional manager for all water infrastructure projects owned and operated by the province and Carlin Soehn, Operations Manager for the Central North region. Read more about September Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 Avenue
Red Deer , AB
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August Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Aug 17 2012 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

Join the Red Deer River Watershed Alliance for the August Watershed Ambassador breakfast, help congratulate the next round of award winners, and experience a new way of relating to water, the substance of life!

Presenter: Josephine Buffalo of Samson Cree Nation

Synopsis: Josephine Buffalo will present on Indigenous perspectives on water. This is a unique breakfast where we will hear how cultural values shape the decisions made about water. It will be an opportunity to see water with new eyes. Read more about August Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 (Gaetz) Avenue
Red Deer , AB
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RDRWA Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Jul 20 2012 - 1:30pm to 2:45pm

Hot times in the city and everything's about to grow crazy! Join us for the July Watershed Ambassador breakfast, help congratulate the next round of award winners, and chill out with a cool presentation on Sylvan Lake's "Take It Off" program...!

Please register on or before Wednesday, July 18, 2012. Read more about RDRWA Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 Avenue
Red Deer , AB
Event

Training for Alberta's Solar Future: SESA AGM, Presentation & Tour

May 24 2012 - 12:30am to 3:00am

Dr. Jim Sandercock - Chair of the NAIT Alternative Energy Technology Program

Dr. Sandercock will present on NAIT's new program and the plans for the future. Come early for a guided tour of the NAIT Alternative Energy Technology Lab.  The tour and presentation will be followed by the Solar Energy Society's AGM.  We will review our past year, plan for the coming year and elect our 2012-2013 board of directors. Read more about Training for Alberta's Solar Future: SESA AGM, Presentation & Tour

Location

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
11762 106 Street NW
T5G 3H6 Edmonton , AB
Event

AEN Annual General Assembly 2012

May 26 2012 - 12:00am to 8:00pm

You are invited to attend the 2012 Alberta Environmental Network Annual General Assembly. This gathering is one of the best opportunities for ENGOs to get together, connect, and collaborate on strengthening the environmental movement in Alberta. This year's Assembly includes a timely presentation from noted Alberta political observer & commentator Paul McLoughlin (CBC Radio, Alberta Scan) and a technical briefing from the ERCB on Alberta's Fracking Regulations.

Online Registration

Please register by May 21. If you need to book accommodation at the FCJ Centre, please register by May 4. Read more about AEN Annual General Assembly 2012

Location

Auditorium - FCJ Christian Life Centre
219 19 Avenue SW
T2S 0B8 Calgary , AB
Event

Solar Seminar: The Future of Transportation - Meet the Designers and See the Cars

Apr 25 2012 - 11:00pm to Apr 26 2012 - 3:00am

Seminar and Car Show

Car Show: 5-9pm Seminar: 7-9pm

Free admission. See the Poster.

Matthew Sponier, the project manager for the University of Alberta Eco Car Project, will speak about their recently completed hydrogen fuel cell car just back from racing in the the 2012 Shell Eco Marathon. Read more about Solar Seminar: The Future of Transportation - Meet the Designers and See the Cars

Location

CN Theatre – Room 5-142
Grant MacEwan University — 105 Street Building (City Centre Campus)
Edmonton , AB

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