2014 Program

On March 25, 2014Leading Change Canada, a partnership between the Delphi Group and Connecting Environmental Professionals (CEP) delivered the Emerging Environmental Leaders Forum: Meeting the Essential Needs of Tomorrow: Rethinking the Energy, Food and Water Nexus.


2014 Schedule


March 24, 2014

Opening Social
St. Regis Bar & Grill
6:00 – 9:00pm

March 25, 2014

Segal Building, Simon Fraser University
7:30am – 5:30pm

Introduction of Emerging Environmental Leaders Forum

Opening Panel
Mega Trends: The Energy, Food and Water Nexus
Experts will discuss the trends impacting and driving the energy, food and water needs of tomorrow.

Breakout Sessions
Overcoming Barriers and Meeting the Challenges of Tomorrow
Policy, Technical, Industry, Academic and Business Experts present their views on Environmental, Social and Economic challenges, barriers and constraints related to meeting the needs of tomorrow in a sustainable manner.


GLOBE Pre-Panel Session
Finalists who have applied to sit on the intergenerational GLOBE panel will compete for the two available positions by sharing their insights and how they would represent emerging leaders on a global stage.

Local sustainable and socially responsible food organizations present opportunities for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Keynote Address
Amory Lovins, ©Judy Hill
Amory Lovins
Co-founder, Chairman, and Chief Scientist
Rocky Mountain Institute

Speed Mentoring Session
Sector and Industry Leaders offer career insight, professional development opportunities and provide a mentoring foundation for up and coming professionals.
Learn more about our 2014 Mentors


Closing Address – Call to Action
Opportunities for youth and leadership in transitioning towards a low carbon economy.
Tom Rand
Managing Partner, MaRS Cleantech Fund I L.P.
Senior Advisor, MaRS Cleantech Venture Group
Ontario Clean Energy Task Force
Author, Kick the Fossil Fuel Habit and Waking the Frog

Closing Remarks

March 27, 2014

Beyond 2020 – Preparing the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders
10:45am – 12:00pm

Closing Social
Continued Action, Continued Engagement
Steamworks Brewery
7:00pm – 10:00pm
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