Global challenges require bold leaders and even bolder ideas. The Waterloo Innovation Summit’s platform addresses disruptive trends to generate dialogue and action on the world’s most pressing issues.
After a successful launch in Toronto, the Waterloo Innovation Summit Speaker Series shifts to Vancouver to continue its exploration of global challenges. This time the Summit’s focus is climate change. The University of Waterloo and partner Microsoft host an important dialogue between industry, government and academic leaders on the role tech can play in threat mitigation, clean infrastructure, climate innovation and adaptation. Be a part of this important event — listen, learn and engage with the people and ideas shaping the future of our world.
Special guests and speakers from the Faculty of Environment include dean Jean Andrey and Blair Feltmate of the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. to noon
Microsoft Vancouver, Pacific Centre, 7th floor,
725 Granville St., Vancouver, BC