VANCOUVER, Oct. 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Senior business leaders will discuss
the top political, social and business issue of our time at the Western Carbon
Emissions Business Forum, hosted by The Conference Board of Canada, Monday,
Who: Kathy Scales, Senior Advisor, Climate Change, Petro-Canada, will
discuss the challenges of reducing emissions while enabling
growth, at 9:20 a.m.
Avrim Lazar, President and Chief Executive Officer, Forest
Products Association of Canada, will deliver the keynote
presentation, Canada's Forest Products Industry, Living Within the
Carbon Cycle, at 12:00 p.m.
Wishart Robson, Climate Change Advisor to the President and Chief
Executive Officer, Nexen Inc., will examine the challenges facing
compliance buyers in an emerging carbon market, at 3:40 p.m.
When: Monday, October 22, 2007
Where: Hyatt Regency Vancouver, 655 Burrard St., Vancouver.
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This forum is sponsored by TransAlta Corporation, the Forest Products
Association of Canada and the International Emissions Trading Association.
For further information:
For further information: or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne
Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Media must register in advance