Memorial at Northern Lights

 

WEDNESDAY,
January 27
THURSDAY,
January 28
FRIDAY,
January 29
SATURDAY,
January 30
1:45 PM | Room 207/208, Shaw Centre
Industry and Conservation Towards a Sustainable Future Panel

with
Carey Bonnell, Head, School of Fisheries, Marine Institute

8:45 AM | Room 205/206, Shaw Centre
The Science Behind Arctic Business

with
Rob Greenwood, Executive Director, Public Engagement

8:45 AM | Room 205/206, Shaw Centre
Climate Change Adaptation in a Changing North

with
Charles Randell, President and CEO, C-CORE

2:00 PM | Booth 624, Shaw Centre Tradeshow
LIVE FROM MEMORIAL: Northern Research

Dr. John Kennedy
spent his career studying the social anthropology of Inuit-Metis in Labrador. He has published a number of volumes through Memorial’s ISER Books, and will discuss some of his many interesting experiences.

    
 1:30 PM | Room 212, Shaw Centre
New Voices, New Approaches

Featuring
Caitlyn Baikie, Students on Ice
Julie Bull, University of Toronto
Rudy Reidlsperger, PhD Candidate (Geography), MUN
Katherine Wilson, Canadian Ice Service

Hosted by
Catharyn Andersen, Special Advisor to the President on Aboriginal Affairs, MUN

2:30 PM | Room 210, Shaw Centre
Path to the Arctic

Featuring
Glenn Blackwood, Vice President (Marine Institute)
Charles Randell, President and CEO, C-CORE
Carey BonnellHead, School of Fisheries, Marine Institute
And others.

Hosted by
Province of Newfoundland and Labrador

 

    

 

1:30 PM | Room 204, Shaw Centre
Northern Fisheries Research & Training through Academic-Aboriginal-Industry Collaboration

hosted by
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University

Featuring:

Dr. Scott Grant, Research Scientist, Centre for Sustainable Aquatic Resources, Fisheries and Marine Institute

Elizabeth Cayen, Executive Director, Nunavut Fisheries and Marine Training Consortium

Randy Pittman, Faculty Member, Fisheries and Marine Institute

Dr. Marie Clement, Research Scientist, Centre for Fisheries Ecosystems Research, Fisheries and Marine Institute, in partnership with the Labrador Institute

3:00 PM | Booth 624, Shaw Centre Tradeshow
LIVE FROM MEMORIAL: Northern Education

Dr. Sylvia Moore
and a group of current students will discuss their experiences as part of Memorial’s unique Community-Based Teacher Education program focused on training primary/elementary teachers to work in Northern Aboriginal communities.

 

 

   

 

3:00 PM | Booth 624, Shaw Centre Tradeshow
LIVE FROM MEMORIAL: Northern Medicine

Join telehealth pioneer, Dr. Michael Jong, and Lisa Grant with the NUNAFAM Nunavut medical residency program for a discussion about the challenges training doctors and delivering healthcare in the North.
5:00 PM | Colonel By Foyer, Shaw Centre
Icebreaker Reception

All are welcome.

Hosted by
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador North Chamber of Commerce
Memorial University
Nalcor Energy
St. John's Board of Trade

 

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