Classroom Speaker Series

Several times per term, an individual from a BRAES partner organisation is invited to speak in a BRAES faculty member’s class. Refreshments are served after the lecture to facilitate exchange between members of the audience and the speaker. All BRAES members and any other interested persons are welcome to attend.

Winter 2016 Speakers

Forest Disturbance and Water Yield: Results of long-term research in the Thompson-Okanagan

Speaker: Dr. Rita Winkler

Forest Hydrologist, BC Ministry of FLNRO

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. | SCI 337


Fall 2015 Speakers

Speaker: Dr. Götz Kaufman, Research Associate at the Environmental Policy Research Centre, Freie Universität Berlin, Thursday October 1, room and time TBA

Speaker: Louis Helbig, photographer, author and activist, Thursday October 1, 11:30 -12:30, Room TBA.

Fall 2014 Speakers

Speaker: Kelly Sherman, CEO ECORA  Local Forestry Consulting Company) Host Professor: Adam Wei Date: Wednesday, October 29th 9:30-10:30 AM Room: EME1151

Speaker: Nelson Jatel, Okanagan Basin Water Board  Host Professor: Lael Parrott  Date: Monday November 24th, 11:30-12:30am, Room: ARTS202

Winter 2014 Speakers

Speaker:  Dr. Denise Nielsen, Agriculture Canada Host Professor: Jason Pither in GEOG 370 Date: Wednesday,  March 5th 10:30 to 11:20 AM Room: SCI 103

Speaker:  Lucy Reiss, Environment Canada Specialist Host Professor: Ian Walker ENVI 550 Date: Thursday,  March 13th 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Room: ARTS 206

Speaker: Dr. Rita Winkler, BC Ministry of Forests, Lands  and Natural Resource Operations Host Professor: Adam Wei in EESC 313 Date: Tuesday, March 25th 2:30 to 4:00 PM Room: SCI 103

Fall 2013 Speakers

Margaret Bakelaar, Environmental Planner at the Regional District of the Central Okanagan, October 18th, 11:30-12:20pm, EME 1202.