WELCOMING

Traditional Welcoming
Gabriel George, Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Opening Remarks
Hon. George Heyman, BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

Opening Remarks
BC Regional Chief Terry Teegee, BC Assembly of First Nations

Opening Remarks
Chief Maureen Thomas, Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Panel: Current State of Knowledge

Human-Induced Climate Change Research: A Brief History
Stewart Cohen, Environment and Climate Change Canada

Regional Projections
Trevor Murdoch, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium

Ocean Acidification in the Salish Sea
Susan Allen, University of British Columbia
Debby Ianson, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Synthesis Report: Salish Sea Indicators
Nathan Vadeboncouer, Smart Shores

Panel: Climate Change Impacts From an Indigenous Perspective

Lower Fraser Climate Adapt Project
Dionne Bunsha, Lower Fraser Fisheries Alliance

Projected Impacts for Small-scale and First Nations’ Fisheries Under Climate Change
Melanie Ang, University of British Columbia

Methods to Assess Indigenous Health in Climate Change Plans
Jamie Donatuto, Swinomish Indian Tribal Community

Tsleil-Waututh Perspective
Iggy George and Hillary Hyland, Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Panel: Climate Change Adaptation and Resiliency

Green Infrastructure Planning for Biodiversity
Jack Satzewich, Simon Fraser University Adaptation to Climate Change Team

Local Industry Perspective: Efficiency, Emissions, and Climate Change
Darryl Lawes, Seaspan ULC

TWN Climate Change Resiliency Plan
Bridget Doyle, Tsleil-Waututh Nation
Amir Taleghani, Kerr Wood Leidal

Closing

Closing Remarks
Carleen Thomas, Tsleil-Waututh Nation

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