SESSION SUMMARIES

You can find the speaker summaries and recordings of the STTPA Conference 2019 sessions below!

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 16, 2019

Opening Ceremony and Plenary Session Chaired by Kent Moore

Welcomed by: Amrita Daniere, Saher Fazilat, and Shashi Kant

Keynotes: Fatima and Amna Sultan and John Holmberg

Sub-Plenary Concurrent Panel Sessions

Enhancing Sustainability of Public Transportation through Design Excellence

Committed to GHG Targets: Walking the Talk at the University of Toronto

Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges developing RNG Projects in North America

Designing Sustainable Lifelong Learning Communities to Nurture SMART City Ecosystems

THURSDAY OCTOBER 17, 2019

Plenary Session | Chaired by Soo Min Toh

Keynotes: Ersilia Serafini and Gregory Cajete

Sub-Plenary Concurrent Panel Sessions

Consuming Sustainability

Whose Water Is It? A Panel Discussion on Nestlé’s Water Extraction in Ontario

Sustainability Reporting –Trends, Best Practices and New Directions

Sustainability and Information Technology

 

Small Scale Mining and the SGD’s in Sub-Saharan Africa

Plenary Session | Chaired by Shashi Kant

Keynotes: Dr David Suzuki (via webcast)

FRIDAY OCTOBER 18, 2019

Plenary Session | Chaired by Joan Simalchik

Keynotes: Scott Frickel and John Cartwright

Panel Session 

Connected Spirituality and Sustainability