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Engage in Climate Solutions at the Summit!
Interested in engaging in climate solutions on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands? Join the 2022 State of the Island’ Economic Summit to participate in the following sessions:
 
Our Forests, Our Climate
 
 
Forests are identified across the globe as critical to climate health and stability. What do we know and what are we doing?
 
This panel will be moderated by the Acting Deputy Chief Forester who will share insight into the priorities of the Office. We will hear from a leading researcher on climate change with a focus on using forest land to maximize carbon efficiency. We will learn about the progress of the new inclusive Forest Landscape Plans. You will also hear from the BC Forest Practices Board about the recently released Water Report and the Boards recommendations on how we can help improve protection of this critical resource.
 
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Leading the Way – Island Entrepreneurs ‘Moving the Dial’ with Low Carbon Products  
 

 
Learn how three Island companies are to reduce the carbon footprint in construction, utilize marginal fibre to manufacture quality  wood products, and reduce dependence on fossil fuels.
 
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Climate Innovation part of the Tech & Innovation Showcase Sessions

One of the Tech & Innovation Showcase sessions presented by the Innovation Island Technology Association, Premier Sponsor for the 2022 Economic Summit. Hear from three Island-based companies with new ideas – stay tuned for more details

 

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