New Directions for Environmental Protection - November 15, 2012

The OVC held an interactive seminar on “New Directions for Environmental Protection” – featuring expert practitioners in current environmental policies and regulations.

This seminar provided an opportunity to hear first-hand from senior federal public servants as they describe recent legislative and regulatory changes, and reflect on their experiences in implementing government decisions regarding environmental protection on air quality, climate change and environmental assessment.

The speakers for the event were:

Matt Jones, Environment Canada, Air Emissions Division, Industrial Sectors Directorate

John McCauley, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Legislation and Regulatory Affairs

Sandra Schwartz, Canadian Electricity Association, Vice President, Policy Advocacy

Presentations of the speakers are available upon request.