Seminar Series Events:
The FES Sustainable Energy Initiative Presents:
The Sustainable Energy Initiative Seminar Series will continue to be offered through York University’s Sustainable Energy Initiative (SEI), in collaboration with the Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) and funded in large part by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). These events are designed to bring together FES researchers and partners with networks of politicians, members of the public and private sector, government employees and municipal representatives to discuss research experience and local experience implementing renewable energy projects. Past speakeras have included Dr. Harry Lehmann (Chairman of the World Council for Renewable Energy and General Director for the Federal Environmental Agency in Germany), Marion Fraser (President, Fraser & Company), Bruce Ander (President, Markham District Energy Inc.), Tom Rand (Cleantech Lead Advisor at MaRS and author of “Kick the Fossil Fuel Habit”), Dr. Ursula Eicker (Professor, Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences) at venues such as One King West Hotel, Cisco Toronto Headquarters, Markham Convergence Center, Community Power Conference and more!