Symposium: Learning to Steer: Reflections and Progress on Reducing Urban GHG Emissions

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Monday, March 27th, 2017

Monday, March 27, 20178:30AM - 1:00PMThe Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs
1 Devonshire Place
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CSUS and F. Ross Johnson Distinguished Speaker Series


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8:30-9:00 am Breakfast and Registration
9:00-9:15 am Welcome (City of Toronto)
9:15-9:30 am Opening Remarks: Sara Hughes (University of Toronto)
9:30-10:15 am Rohit Aggarwala: Climate Change Mitigation Experiences in New York City
10:15-11:00 am Jonathan Parfrey: Climate Change Mitigation Experiences in Los Angeles
11:00-11:30 am Coffee Break
11:30 am-12:15 pm Mary Pickering: Climate Change Mitigation Experiences in Toronto
12:15-1:00 pm Open Discussion with Audience and Speakers


Stella Kyriakakis
(416) 946-8972


Sara Hughes
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Toronto; CSUS Bissell Heyd Fellow

Rohit Aggrawala
Adjunct Professor; Adjunct Research Scholar, Faculty of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Jonathan Parfrey
Executive Director and Founder, Climate Resolve, Los Angeles

Mary Pickering
Vice-President, Programs and Partnerships, Toronto Atmospheric Fund

Main Sponsor

Centre for the Study of the United States


Office of the Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance

Global Cities Institute

School of the Environment

Decarbonization Project, Environmental Governance Lab

Department of Political Science, University of Toronto

Department of Political Science, UTM


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