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Environmental Managers’ Association of British Columbia
Exploring an Integrated and Collaborative Approach to Environmental Management in British Columbia
March 1, 2018 at SFU Beedie School of Business (Segal Building, 500 Granville Street)
“Exploring an Integrated and Collaborative Approach to Environmental Management in British Columbia”
8:00 – 9:00 PM – Registration
9:00 -9:10 Opening Remarks
9:10 – 10:00 AM Panel A Discussion
Developing Solutions for Collaborative Construction Management and Environmental Monitoring
Trisha Merriman – Biologist and Project Manager, Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd.
Caroline Astley – Biologist and Project Manager, Hemmera
Daniel Kelly – General Manager, Seven Generations Environmental Services Ltd.
Terra Schott – Manager – Construction Monitoring, Hatfield Consultants, Ltd.
10:00 – 10:45 AM – Panel B Discussion
Exploring a Multi-Party Approach to Environmental Management
Dr. Paul Mitchell-Banks – Principal, Central Coast Consulting
Tiffany Murray – Director, Community and Regulatory, Steelhead LNG
Tamlyn Botel – Technical Lead, Citxw Nlaka’pamux Assembly
10:45 – 11:15 AM COFFEE BREAK
11:15 – 12:15 AM Speaker Session 1:
Collaborative Amendments to Environmental Management Regulations in BC
- Collaborations on the Professional Reliance Model
Leon Gaber, Project Director – BC Ministry of the Environment
- Environmental Assessment Revitalization
Kate Haines – British Columbia Environmental Assessment Office
12:15 – 1:15 PM LUNCH BREAK
1:15 – 2:15 PM Panel C Discussion
Collaborative Approaches to Ocean Protection and Noise Management in BC
Eleanor Kirtley – Program Manager, West Coast and United States, Green Marine
Marianne Gilbert – Environmental Specialist, Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
Leslie James – Manager of Environment, British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.
David McCormick, MBA – Director, Public Relations & Business Development, Port Alberni Port Authority
2:15 – 2:45 PM Speaker Session 2
- Natural Disasters in BC – Proactive and Collaborative Planning and Management
Andrew Giles – Program Manager, Disaster Mitigation, Emergency Management BC (EMBC)
Meagan Delgado – Project Coordinator, Emergency Management BC (EMBC)
2:45 – 3:15 PM NETWORKING BREAK and Announce Academic Poster Competition Winners
3:15 – 4:45 PM “Meet Your Regulators” Roundtables
4:45 – 5:00 PM Closing Remarks
Followed by an evening Social Gathering at Top of Vancouver Restaurant
Also happening at the workshop: judging of the Environmental Innovators Award Academic Poster Competition, sponsored by Royal Roads University.
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