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Welcome to the CIF/IFC’s National Electronic Lecture Series

The CIF/IFC offers an interactive electronic lecture series. The lectures run for approximately one hour on Wednesdays beginning at 1:30 pm Eastern and feature experts and practitioners from across Canada.

How do I participate?

The electronic lectures are free, easy to access, and user-friendly. To register, simply contact the eLecture Coordinator (electures@cif-ifc.org) with your name and preferred email address. Once registered, an email will be sent out to you providing the participation instructions. Participation requires a phone and computer with reliable internet access. If you will not have access to internet at the time of the lecture, please let us know beforehand so we can provide you with the presentation file to follow along.

Have any lingering questions following an electronic lecture? You can now participate in our live forum, here!

What about Continuing Education Credits?

Several Provincial RPF and RFT organizations have evaluated the lecture series for their continuing education programs. The CIF also has a voluntary continuing education credit system that you can earn credits for through the lecture series. If you would like more information please don’t hesitate to contact our team at electures@cif-ifc.org.

Organizations are welcome to contact us to discuss the possibility of a themed lecture series or for sponsorship opportunities.

Open Access Electronic Lectures

By special request of sponsoring organizations, special lectures have been made open access. Click here to view the list.


IEA Bioenergy-CIF Collaborative Webinar Series (January 2017)

Algae Bioenergy State of Technology ReviewLieve M.L. Laurens and James D. McMillan01/25/2017
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Advances in Wildfire Prevention and Mitigation in Canada

Strategic Fuel Management Planning for Community ProtectionDavid Martell02/16/2017
First Nations Emergency Service Wildfire Mitigation and Prevention in First Nations CommunitiesJeff Eustache02/09/2017
Recent Successes in Mitigation and Prevention Across CanadaWestly Steed02/02/2017
FireSmart Forest Management/ Harvest PlanningLarry Fremont01/26/2017
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Earth, Wind, and Fire: An update on the Canadian Forest Service's Research Activities

GHG Mitigation Potential of Forest Bioenergy UseJérôme Laganière01/25/2017
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