The Economics of Adaptation Forum - March 2013

Robert Sandford – Canadian Chair of the United Nations International Decade "Water for Life"
Storm Warning: The Social and Economic Consequences of Hydrologic Change

Surren Kulshershtha – University of Saskatchewan
Droughts in the Prairies: Impacts, and Adaptation

John McKenzie - SaskPower
SaskPower 40 Year Plan

Gordon Sparks - University of Saskatchewan
Overview of LIRA

John Rislahti – Manitoba Department of Finance
Prioritizing Climate Change Risks

Barb Sulzenko-Laurie - Insurance Bureau of Canada
Measuring the Impact of Climate Change on Vulnerable Communities

Robert Kulhawy - Executive Chairman, Calco Environmental Group and Member of the National Roundtable on the Environment and the Economy
Economic Realities of Climate Change for Canada

Ray Luchkow – CCEMC
Investing in Innovation

Dan Farr – Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute
Biodiversity Management and Climate Change Adaptation Project

Deogratias Rweyongeza - Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development
Tree Species Adaptation Risk Management Project

Mike Kelly – Bow River Basin Council
South Saskatchewan River Basin Adaptation to Climate Variability

Gord Will  - Saskatchewan Water Security Agency
Program Highlights and Economic Analysis: Saskatchewan's Emergency Flood Reduction Program

Lee Spencer – Manitoba Emergency Measures Organization
2011 Flooding in Manitoba

Dr. Mike Flannigan - University of Alberta
Fire and Climate Change

Cordy Timstra - Alberta Department of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development
Economic Impact of the 2011 Fire Season in Alberta: A Preliminary Assessment

Gerry Delorme – Manitoba Office of Disaster Management
The Economics of Climate Change and Health Emergencies

Elizabeth Atkinson – Natural Resources Canada
Adding Economic Knowledge to the Adaptation Decision-Making Equation