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Climate Connections: Agriculture and Water Edition

November 15, 2022

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Join us and Foresight for a 90-minute “reverse pitch” session with 3-4 industry experts (solution seekers) who will present real-world climate-related industry challenges. Through structured conversations with academic researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs, the industry challenges will be unpacked and explored. 

You should attend if you are: 

Academic Researchers


Kyle Hiebert, Senior Program & Policy Analyst, Water Management Strategy
Dana McCauley, Chief Experience Officer – Canadian Food Innovation Network
Bill Whitelaw, Managing Director, Strategy & Sustainability – geoLOGIC Systems Ltd.


5 minutes – Introduction
55 minutes – Experts Panel
25 minutes – Breakout Session with Individual Panelists


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We are located across UBC Point Grey and Robson Square Campus. Learn more about our locations

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey and Robson Square campuses are situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil- Waututh) Nations.

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entrepreneurship@UBC propels UBC innovations out into the world through venture creation, providing UBC students, researchers, faculty members, alumni and staff with the resources, networks, and funding they need to succeed.

We are a part of Innovation UBC in the Vice-President, Research and Innovation (VPRI) portfolio

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