Keynote Speaker: Chris Turner
Sponsored by Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment
In this provocative, inspiring presentation, author Chris Turner draws on a decade spent studying state-of the art solutions in sustainability to draw a picture of a future where getting to zero -- from zero waste to net zero emissions -- is not only attainable but irresistible. Combining the best in green technology with new breakthroughs in the psychology of behavioural change, Turner shows how to make a powerful business case for embracing sustainability in every aspect of your business and beyond.
Chris Turner is an author, speaker and strategist, providing Canada’s authoritative voice on sustainability and the global cleantech boom. He’s the author of The War on Science, and the bestsellers, The Geography of Hope: A Tour of the World We Need and The Great Leap: How to Survive and Thrive in the Sustainable Economy where he sheds light on the global sustainability movement. His reporting on energy, climate and sustainability issues appears regularly in The Walrus, The Globe & Mail, Canadian Geographic ad many other publications.