Edmonton will be hosting the inaugural Cities and Climate Change Science Conference, March 5 to 7. Over 800 municipal representatives, scientists and academics from around the world will be sharing the latest scientific research on climate change.
As part of that, everyone is invited to the Change For Climate: EPCOR Stage at the Shaw Conference Centre. The sessions are free but registration is strongly encouraged to ensure there will be enough space for everyone.
Can't wait till then? Check out these free events leading up the conference, including:
- Art for Change
February 23 to March 31, various locations
Explore the potential of visual art to inspire climate change awareness and action.
- Festival of Youth Voices
February 27, NAIT - Centre for Applied Technology
Junior and senior high school students from Edmonton and around the world discuss ideas for addressing climate change concerns. Includes exhibits and presentations.
- Catching the Sun: Film Screening and Discussion
March 8, Garneau Theatre
The story of the rapid innovation that is putting power into the hands of the powerless through clean energy, followed by a panel discussion.
Find more information on these events.