Climate Change and the Coming Energy Crisis

Friday December, 1 2006

Open to the general public

Afternoon Events: Room 2172, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King’s College Circle
University of Toronto
1:00 – 2:45 pm: Screening of: “An Inconvenient Truth,” a film by Albert Gore.
3:00 – 5:30 pm: Panel Discussion: “Predicting Looming Threats to Humankind from
Climate Change and Energy Shortage”
Richard Peltier, Professor of Physics, University of Toronto,
James Lemon, Professor Emeritus of Geography, University of Toronto
Mark Winfield, Pembina Institute
L.D.D. Harvey, Professor of Geography, University of Toronto (presentation)
Moderator: Derek Paul. Professor Emeritus of Physics, University of Toronto
Evening Events: McLeod Auditorium, Room 2158, Medical Sciences Building,
1 Kings College Circle, University of Toronto
7:00 – 9:30 pm.: Panel Discussion: “What Solutions Are Most Promising?”
Jack Santa Barbara, Sustainable Scale Project
John Bacher, Writer and author of Petrotyranny.
Jose Etcheverry, David Suzuki Foundation, Toronto
David V.J. Bell, Professor Emeritus, Senior Scholar, and Former Dean, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
Moderator: Metta Spencer, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, University of Toronto
and Editor, Peace Magazine (report)

Reports and transcripts

A report of the event appeared in the January-March 2007 Peace Magazine, and can be read here: Climate Change and the Coming Energy Crisis.

L.D. Danny Harvey’s Powerpoint presentation to the forum can be found here: Climate Change and Peak Oil.