Sunday September 18th, 2016; Broadway Theatre, Saskatoon 7:30 PM – An evening with David Suzuki – Climate, Food and the Future.
Dr. David Suzuki is an award-winning scientist, environmentalist, and broadcaster. He holds a Ph.D in zoology and genetics, has won numerous academic awards, and holds 25 honorary degrees from academic institutions in Canada and around the world. He was elected to the Royal Society of Canada and is a Companion of the Order of Canada. Dr. Suzuki has written 52 books.
David will be joined by Ian Mauro and Darrin Qualman.
Ian Mauro is a community-based researcher and filmmaker specializing in food security, resource extraction, energy and climate change issues. He has documented the impact of climate change across Canada – in the Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific regions – and has toured these films across the country with David Suzuki. His presentation will focus of the Prairie Climate Atlas and the future of Saskatchewan’s climate.
From 1996 to 2010, Darrin Qualman served first as the National Farmers Union’s Executive Secretary (Executive Director) and then as Director of Research. His current work is with the National Farmers Union, researching agriculture, climate change, and greenhouse gas emissions. Darrin has some exciting new work to present: Charting a New Low Emission Path for Canada’s Food Systems.