Thursday, October 17, 2019
5:45 p.m. EST
Live-Stream from the University of Toronto Mississauga
The University of Toronto Mississauga Master of Science in Sustainability Management Program is delighted to host Dr. David Suzuki at the Sustainability: Transdisciplinary Theory, Practice, and Action Conference. Join the global U of T community as we watch a live webcast of Dr. Suzuki's talk entitled The Challenge of the 21st Century: Setting the Bottom Line in the Anthropocene.
Register online to watch the live-stream.
Dr. David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author, and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. He is Companion to the Order of Canada and a recipient of UNESCO’s Kalinga Prize for science, the United Nations Environment Program medal, the 2012 Inamori Ethics Prize, the 2009 Right Livelihood Award, and UNEP’s Global 500. Dr. Suzuki is Professor Emeritus at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver and holds 29 honorary degrees from universities around the world. He is familiar to television audiences as host of the CBC science and natural history television series The Nature of Things, and to radio audiences, as the original host of CBC Radio’s Quirks and Quarks, as well as the acclaimed series It’s a Matter of Survival and From Naked Ape to Superspecies. In 1990, he co-founded with Dr. Tara Cullis, The David Suzuki Foundation to “collaborate with Canadians from all walks of life including government and business, to conserve our environment and find solutions that will create a sustainable Canada through science-based research, education and policy work.” His written work includes more than 55 books, 19 of them for children. Dr. Suzuki lives with his wife and family in Vancouver, B.C.
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