Speakers

Speakers are being added continually. Please check regularly for updates.

 

Kathy Abusow

President and CEO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative

   

Joel Bonin

Director
Nature Conservancy of Canada

 

   

Ronald Brizard

Associate Deputy Minister - Forestry
Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks, Governmet of Quebec

 

   

Honourable Jim Carr

Canada's Minister of Natural Resources

 
   

Elder Claudette Commanda

Algonquin Elder
Kitigan Zibi

   

George D'Urso

Director, Sustainability
WestRock

   

Paola Deda

Section Chief, Joint Forestry and Timber Section
UNECE FAO

   

Tom Duffus

Vice President, Midwest Region and Northeast Representative, Conservation Acquisition
The Conservation Fund
 
   

Kevin Edgson

President and CEO
EACOM Timber Corporation
 
   

Laura Farquharson

Director General
Environment Canada
   

Jean Paul (JP) Gladu

President and CEO
Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

 

   

Karla Guyn

CEO
Ducks Unlimited Canada

 

   

Scott Hall

Senior Scientist, Bird Conservation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

 

   

Scott P. Jones

CEO
Forest Landowners Association

 

   

Susan Jones

FAIA LEED AP
Principal
atelierjones llc

   

Rob Keen

CEO
Forests Ontario

 

   

Thomas MacFarlane

Assistant Deputy Minister
Renewable Resources and Operations, Energy and Resource Department, New Brunswick

   

Kathleen McFadden

Assistant Deputy Minister
Forest Industry Division, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

 

   

Julia Marton-Lefèvre

Chair
Sustainable Biomass Program Advisory Board

 

   

Glenn Mason

Assistant Deputy Minister
Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada

 

   

Derek Nighbor

CEO
Forest Products Association of Canada

   

Mark Rodgers

President and CEO, Habitat for Humanity Canada
Chair, SFI Inc. Board of Directors

 

   

Rafael Salgado

Executive Director, Cal-Wood Education Center Colorado and
Co-Chair of Project Learning Tree's Education Operating Committee
 

 

   

Fiona Schmiegelow

Professor and Director
Northern Environmental and Conservation Sciences Program
University of Alberta

 

   

Rod Taylor

Global Director, Forests Program
World Resources Institute

 

   

Dave Tenny

President and CEO
National Alliance for Forest Owners

 

   

Laura Thompson

Director of Technical Marketing and Sustainable Development
Sappi North America

 

   

Lynn Wilson

Director, Natural Resources
Louisiana-Pacific

   

Jeff Zweig

President and CEO
TimberWest