Recorded: December 1, 2022, at 12pm
The forestry profession is in the midst of a major transition. New markets for high-value timber products and novel bioproducts are being explored. More people, companies and institutions are calling for greater protection of animal habitats, eco-tourism and biodiversity. Indigenous and local communities have a more prominent seat at the table. And a greater emphasis is being placed on how to tackle the global climate emergency through sustainable forest management than ever before. Our panel of industry experts will discuss some of the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
Featuring UBC alumni:
- Linda Coady – President & CEO, BC Council of Forest Industries
- David Brand – CEO, New Forests
- Domenico Iannidinardo – Senior VP – Forest & Climate and Chief Forester, Mosaic Forest Management