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Sunday, January 17 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
When It Rains: Engineering Leadership in Climate Change (A Climate Change Case Study)

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Following COP 21, climate change will become a more noticeable discussion on the global radar. Part of the Paris Agreement (to be ratified as of Dec 14, 2015) involves support from developed countries to developing countries to tackle the problems of climate change. But what might this look like on a local scale as a consultant? Dillon Consulting will present a climate change case study showcasing some of our work on climate change and facilitate a discussion on how we as engineers can show leadership through our work. Attendees will take part in an interactive stakeholder engagement session with the intent of exploring the role and responsibility of engineers in both technical and social contexts.

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Yena Ahadzie

Dillon Consulting
Yena is a Water Resources Engineer-In-Training at Dillon Consulting Limited and the current president of the EWB Toronto Professional Chapter. She is and has always been passionate about the role engineers can play in international development especially with their unique skill sets... Read More →


Sunday January 17, 2016 2:00pm - 3:30pm EST
Hamilton Convention Center, Webster A (Third Floor)