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Day 1: Governance & Industry Collaboration - "Where Policy Meets Doing"
Oct 5, 2010

Mark Holland

Moderator’s Introduction
Mark Holland, Principal, HB Lanarc

Gregor Robertson

Green City Step Change in Vancouver
Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Vancouver

Jared Blumenfeld

The Power of Green Cities to Shape the Future
Jared Blumenfeld, Director, Pacific Southwest Region (Region 9), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Andrew Petter

Engaged Learning
Andrew Petter, President SFU

Don Wright

Engaged Learning
Dr. Don Wright, President BCIT

Marc Laliberte

Passenger Rail in Canada ... Making The Right Choices Today For a Sustainable Future
Marc Laliberté, President and CEO, VIA Rail Canada

Carol Sanford

End-Running RegulationPractice Conflicts
Carol Sanford, CEO, Developmental Economies Group, International

Jennie Moore

The Logic of EcoLogical
Jennie Moore, Director, Sustainable Development and Environmental Stewardship, BCIT

Day 1 Panel

Construction and Development: Advancing the State of Sustainable Practice
Panel with David Ramslie, Manley McLachlan, Mark Pezarro, Gil Yaron, Norm Couttie

Gordon Feller

Smart + Connected Communities: The Race for Green City Bragging Rights
Gordon Feller, Director, Urban Innovations, Cisco IBSG; former CEO of Urban Age

Sadhu Johnston

Greening Citiesexperiences from on the ground: Chicago and Vancouver
Sadhu Johnston, Deputy City Manager, City of Vancouver

Rob Abbott

Learning Summary and Directions
Rob Abbott, Founder and CEO, Abbott Strategies

Day 2: Green Economy - "Real Value Thinking About Urban Systems"
Oct 6, 2010

Mark Holland

Moderator’s Introduction
Mark Holland, Principal, HB Lanarc

James Schwinn

Financing Sustainability
James Schwinn, Founder, Aixecar Incorporated

Michael Dichand

Renewable Energy: Returning Economic Value to the Community
Michael Dichand, Güssing Renewable Energy

Roger Quan

A Climate Action Tale of Two Regions—Progress and Obstacles
Roger Quan, Air Quality Planning Division Manager, Metro Vancouver

Sarah Webb

A Climate Action Tale of Two Regions—Progress and Obstacles
Sarah Webb, Climate Action Program Coordinator, Capital Regional District

Joel Solomon

Making the Value Case for Green Business and Social Enterprise 
Joel Solomon, Chairman and CEO Renewal, and Tides Canada Vice-Chair; David Berge, President/ Founder, Underdog Ventures and Sr. Vice-President Social Finance, Vancity

Chris Corps

Refining the Value Proposition for Clean Energy and Green Infrastructure
Chris Corps, Co-founder and Executive Vice President, Sequel IRM Inc.

Day 2 Panel

Panel: Operationalizing Clean Energy and Green Systems Programs
Terry Howe, Scott MacDonald, Theresa Howland, Rick Hopp

Rob Abbott

Learning Summary
Rob Abbott, Founder and CEO, Abbott Strategies

Day 3: Community Engagement & Social Innovation - "Healing Cities"
Oct 7, 2010

Mark Holland

Moderator’s Introduction
Mark Holland, Principal, HB Lanarc

Nicole Moen

The Idea of Healing Cities
Nicole Moen, Healing Cities Working Group

Brent Toderian

A Vision of Complete Communities
Brent Toderian, Planning Director, City of Vancouver

Hank Dittmar

Whole-Cost Thinking About Human Health and Community Capital
Hank Dittmar, Chief Executive, The Prince’s Foundation for the Built Environment

Jeff Tumlin

Alive Transportation: Fitness, Safety, Community, and Trust
Jeff Tumlin, Principal, Nelson/Nygaard Transportation Planning, San Francisco

Trevor Hancock

Sane, Humane and Ecological: Seeking Health in Our Cities
Trevor Hancock, MD, Public Health Physician and Healthy Communities Advocate

Mark Sherman

Healing Citizens: Healing Cities
Mark Sherman- MDCM, CCFP, President, Victoria Community Health Cooperative

Bill Weaver

The Three Elementals of Media: Cornerstones of a Healthy Community Narrative
Bill Weaver, Director/ Cinematographer/ Media Strategist, Across Borders Media and Media That Matters

Fiona Crofton

Place and Spirit
Fiona Crofton, President, ORCAD Consulting Group Inc.

Rob Abbott

Learning Summary
Rob Abbott, Founder and CEO, Abbott Strategies