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Getting to Deployment: Bridging the Gaps in Energy Innovations in Canada

January 27, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

Free
webinar Innovation Sandboxes
webinar Innovation Sandboxes

Getting to Deployment: Bridging the Gaps in Energy Innovations in Canada

Join QUEST’s Aïda Nciri and Pollution Probe’s Richard Carlson for their talk on Innovation Sandboxes as a key policy tool to scale up innovation in Canada’s energy sector.

QUEST and Pollution Probe released their second Innovation Sandboxes project report: Getting to Deployment: Bridging the Gaps in Energy Innovations in Canada.

For more information on this project, visit the Innovation Sandboxes Project page.

When

Wednesday, January 27st, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST

About the presenters

 

Aïda Nciri

Manager, Policy & Research at QUEST

Bio

Aïda is passionate about low-carbon and resilient energy systems. She manages and delivers projects advancing Smart Energy Communities in Canada. With over eight years of research and consulting experience, Aïda brings a sound interdisciplinary expertise in energy systems, urban governance, and climate and energy policies. Aïda has experience in facilitation and community engagement techniques that bring together stakeholders from various backgrounds to develop collaborative solutions and initiatives on urban sustainability.

 

Richard Carlson

Director Energy Policy at Pollution Probe

Bio

Richard brings extensive energy policy and energy-literacy experience, most recently at the University of Toronto’s Mowat Centre. A recognized expert on energy policy and engagement, Richard has presented at numerous industry events. Media often invite him to provide commentary and context on energy stories. Beyond Canada, Richard has worked professionally and academically on energy development and policy in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East, and East Asia. He also sits on the board of Transition Énergétique Québec, the Québec government’s energy transition agency.

Details

Date:
January 27, 2021
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
Cost:
Free
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