Green Events

Frog Watch in the Rouge – May 26 and June 23, 2015

Responsible Investment WeekVolunteers are needed for the seventh annual Frog Watch in the Rouge. Participants will gather over three evenings to help collect important information about frogs in what will soon be Rouge National Urban Park. The frog watch evenings start near dusk and will be held on May 26 and June 23. Space is limited. To learn more and sign up, email: rouge@pc.gc.ca  or call 647-402-4270.

Where: Rouge National Urban Park, Scarborough, Ontario

 

Responsible Investment Week: Make Money, Responsibly – June 1-5, 2015

Responsible Investment WeekCanada’s second annual Responsible Investment Week is dedicated to education and awareness about responsible investment (RI). The Responsible Investment Association (RIA) is coordinating a week of events across Canada to promote learning about environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) issues that affect investments. RI Week events will explore opportunities to invest in a more sustainable future, and provide attendees with opportunities to network with industry leaders, hear from ESG experts and catch up on the latest issues, trends and developments in the field.

Where: Banff, AB, Toronto, ON, Vancouver, BC and Montréal, QC

 

100 in 1 Day | Small actions. Big CHANGE. – June 6, 2015

100 in 1 DayWhat if hundreds of people united, each taking one small action to improve their city, all on the same day? #100In1DayTO is a global festival of civic engagement taking place on June 6, 2015. Check out all of the events and workshops online - you can even create your own event and make a change in your neighbourhood. Learn more & find a workshop.

Where: Toronto, Ontario

 

Food and Agriculture Business Seminar – June 21-23, 2015

Food and Agriculture Business SeminarThe Food Institute has developed the Food and Agriculture Business Seminar to bring together a diverse group of current and emerging leadership in the industry to collectively examine trends and issues in today’s global marketplace. By working together in strategically dynamic groups, the participants will benefit from each other’s expertise as they critically examine real cases and interact with the executives of the featured businesses in a non-competitive environment.

Where: University of Guelph; 50 Stone Road East, Guelph, Ontario