Opportunities: British Columbia Land Summit
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On behalf of the BC Land Summit Society, we are pleased to announce that the "Call for Expressions of Interest to Present" for the 2014 BC Land Summit is now open. The 2014 BC Land Summit will be held May 14 - 16, 2014, at Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre. Please register your interest to present at the Summit by October 11, 2013. The Program Committee will use the expression of interest responses to help them develop the program. If your submission is selected the Summit Program Committee will contact you directly.
The four streams include:
- Food & Agriculture
- Law & the Land
- The Natural & Built Environment
- Water & the Land.
The Summit is one of the preeminent interdisciplinary conferences in BC that organized by five professional organizations, all of which share ties to land use in British Columbia. The 2014 BC Land Summit has confirmed influential/high profile speakers including: Wade Davis, anthropologist, author, explorer; Chris Hadfield, astronaut, former commander of the International Space Station; Louise Mandell, Queen’s Counsel, Doctor of Laws (hon.); and Catherine Murray, co-host and anchor for BNN, former VP at Deutsche Bank.