Lessons from Rio+20 & Introducing the Youth Arctic Council
Speaker: Andrew Wong
Bring your ideas to this engaging talk from Andrew Wong, University of Waterloo student, keynote speaker at TEDxUW in 2012, and the recipient of the 2010 Toyota Earth Day National Award, the 2011 ECO Canada Award and Canada's 2011 Next Green Journalist by Environmental Defence.
Andrew Wong underwent an expedition to the Canadian Arctic in 2010 & subsequently founded & led the Students on Ice Alumni Delegation (www.soidelegation.com) to the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in June 2012.
Andrew will share lessons from his experience and how those lessons can be applied to business and environmental issues affecting us today.
With Canada assuming the chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2013, Andrew will also introduce the concept of a Youth Arctic Council and how you can be involved.
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1