Agenda

Public Lecture

Room 120, Instructional Center (IB)

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Explorers on Ice: The Last Mysteries of Sir John Franklin’s Third Arctic Expedition
Prof. Robert Park
IB120

Symposium

Room 150, Instructional Center (IB)

Event is open to the public, faculty and students

** OVERFLOW SEATING WILL BE AVAILABLE SEPT 22ND 10AM-12PM IN KN1230 AND FROM 2-5PM IN IB235**

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Investigating Arctic environmental change: the journey from understanding to action in all that we do – the I , the You & the We.
John England
University of Alberta
Expert in Environmental Change in Arctic Canada


11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Arctic Sovereignty and the Relevance of History
Prof. Shelagh Grant
Trent University
Expert in Arctic Sovereignty


12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Lunch Break


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Collaborating to Improve Food Security in Nunavut
Shylah Elliott
Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated and the Nunavut Food Security Coalition
Expert on Northern Health and Food Security


3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Break


3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

The Natural History of Polar Bears and the Threat of Climate Warming
Dr. Ian Stirling
Canadian Wildlife Service and University of Alberta
Expert in polar bear ecology and conservation


4:15 PM – 5:00 PM

Round table discussion


5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Evening reception (including Poster Session showcasing Graduate Student Research and refreshments)


Event Location


Room 120 and Room 150

Direction

Directions to University of Toronto Mississauga

3359 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, ON  L5L 1C6

HWY403

HWY403

Traveling on Hwy 403

  • Exit Hwy 403 at Erin Mills Parkway
  • Turn South onto Erin Mills Parkway
  • Turn East onto Burnhamthorpe Road
  • Turn South onto Mississauga Road
  • UTM is on your left-hand side

HWY QEW (from Hamilton)

HWY QEW (from Hamilton)

Traveling East on the QEW (from Niagara/Hamilton)

  • Exit QEW at Mississauga Road
  • Turn left onto service road to Mississauga Road
  • Make left (North) onto Mississauga Road
  • Cross Dundas Street W.
  • UTM is on your right-hand side

HWY 401

HWY 401

Traveling East on Hwy 401 (from Windsor/London)

  • Exit Hwy 401 at Erin Mills Parkway
  • Turn right (South) onto Erin Mills Parkway
  • Turn left (East) onto Burnhamthorpe Road
  • Turn right (South) onto Mississauga Road
  • UTM is on your left-hand side

HWY QEW (from Toronto)

HWY QEW (from Toronto)

Traveling West on the QEW (from Toronto)

  • Exit QEW at Mississauga Road
  • Turn North onto Mississauga Road
  • Cross Dundas Street W.
  • Turn Left to UTM Outer Circle Rd

Burnhamthorpe Road

Burnhamthorpe Road

Traveling on Burnhamthorpe Road

  • Turn South onto Mississauga Road
  • Turn Left to UTM Outer Circle Rd

Dundas St

Dundas St

Traveling on Dundas St.

  • Turn North onto Mississauga Road
  • Turn Right to UTM Outer Circle Rd

Parking

Free parking is available in Lot P9, as well as the upper parking deck (only) of lots of P4 and P8

September 21st:  6:00 pm onward; P9 and upper parking decks of P4 and P8

September 22nd: all day; P9 and upper parking decks of P4 and P8