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Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Livable Cities Forum 2016: CALL FOR REGISTRATION



2016 Livable Cities Forum: Changing Climate, Changing Communities
September 12-14, 2016, The Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax (NS)

Set against the backdrop of vibrant and picturesque Halifax, the 2016 Livable Cities Forum: Changing Climate, Changing Communities will explore themes of extreme weather and building community resiliency.  For this landmark fifth edition of the Forum, delegates will be able to learn from experts by attending a diverse selection of high caliber plenaries, panel discussions, workshops, and presentations. 

The program will cover a variety of topics, including:
  • Preparing Canadians for a changing climate;
  • Responding to extreme weather and climate change;
  • Mainstreaming implementation in Canadian communities; and
  • Measuring progress on climate action.
Program highlights include extreme events in a coastal setting, building partnerships to address risks posed by extreme weather, as well as great opportunities for local study tours to explore community resilience around the city.

If you would like to submit a proposal to speak at this year’s Forum, please visit www.livablecitiesform.com/program and fill out the Call for Presentations application form, and email it to LCF2016@iclei.org by Friday, April 15, 2016.


The Forum will provide the opportunity to connect with leaders and innovators from across Canada to discuss the importance of preparing for climate change and extreme events at the local level.


Join us in Halifax, for the 2016 Livable Cities Forum from September 12-14, 2016!
For more information and to register, please visit the event website: www.livablecitiesforum.com or contact LCF2016@iclei.org.

Early bird registration is now open! Register here.

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