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Friday, January 15 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Who’s Responsible for the Public Good?

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A discussion exploring models for the delivery of infrastructure intensive public services, such as water, hydro and energy services, in the context of shifting resource allocation, climate change, changing societal needs and technological advancements. The panel will discuss the role of citizens, the private sector and government in providing vital services that require significant investments in infrastructure. 

Moderators
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Aaron Barter

Senior Associate, Commnunity Energy Program, MaRS Advanced Energy Centre
Aaron manages the Community Energy Program at the MaRS Advanced Energy Centre, which aims to remove systemic barriers to deployment of innovative energy technologies in Canadian communities. The mission of the Advanced Energy Centre is to foster adoption of innovative energy technologies... Read More →

Speakers
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Geordi Kakepatum

Executive Director, Keewaytinook Okimakanak Northern Chiefs Council
Geordi Kakepetum is a Keewaywin First Nation band member who has been using information and communications technologies (ICTs) for seven years. As the KO’s Executive Director, he acts as a liaison between Keewaytinook Okimakanak (KO) and the KO communities to provide advice in education... Read More →
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Carmine Marcello

Hydro One
Mr. Carmine Marcello, also known as Carm, has been Special Advisor to the Chairman and President & Chief Executive Officer at Hydro One Inc. since September 3, 2015. Mr. Marcello has served as Chief Executive Officer, President, and Interim Chief Operating Officer at Hydro One.
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Phideria Moyo

EWB Kumvana Fellow, Regional Irrigation and Water Development Officer, Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development
Phideria has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, a Masters of Science in Water Resources Management, and has completed many international training programs that focus on water management and climate change. She has over 11 years of experience in her field and has worked with... Read More →
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Emily Partington

Emily B. Partington is a Project Director of Sustainability & Energy at WSP specializing in corporate sustainability. In her role, Emily is responsible for project execution and team oversight, contributing to business development and thought leadership. Emily has advisory experience... Read More →


Friday January 15, 2016 2:00pm - 3:30pm EST
Sheraton Hotel, Ballroom Centre (Second Floor)