Research, Innovation and Manitoba’s Forests

2019/03/21 8:30 am - 2019/03/21 3:00 pm

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Research, Innovation and Manitoba’s Forests

  • Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019
  • Time: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Location: University of Winnipeg – 515 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB
  • Registration is Free and required to reserve your seat! 
  • Lunch and morning coffee and snacks are included in your registration. 
  • For more information: jmacmillan@cif-ifc.org 

Click here to view the agenda! (Agenda also listed below):

  • 8:30am – 9:00am: Registration and Coffee
  • 9:00am – 9:15am: Welcome to the University of Winnipeg, Safety Review, and Introduction
  • 9:15am – 9:30am: Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada – Introduction and Program Information – Jordan MacMillan, Technical Extension Forester, CIF-IFC National Office
  • 9:30am – 10:30am: Session 1 – Facilitator – Ryan Bullock, University of Winnipeg
    • 1. Adam R. Dick, Forest Research Project Leader, Canadian Wood Fibre Centre, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada – Enhanced Forest Inventory (EFI); What is it and What Benefits Can you Expect
    • 2. Jandrija Ninkovic, Forester, Distribution Portfolio Services Dept., Distribution Asset Management Department, Manitoba Hydro – Utility Right-of-Way Vegetation Management Using LiDAR
    • 3. Dean Caron, Industry Advisory, FPInnovations – FPInnovations’ and the Forestry 4.0 Initiative
  • 10:30am – 11:00am: Coffee and Poster Viewing
  • 11:00am – 12:00pm: Session 2 – Facilitator – Jonathan Luedee
    • 1. Richard Westwood, PhD, University of Winnipeg – Methodologies for Priority Removal of Dutch Elm Disease Infected American Elm (Ulmus americana) Harbouring Large Breeding Populations of Native Elm Bark Beetles
    • 2. Tony Viveiros, GIS Database Manager, Forestry and Peatlands, Manitoba Sustainable Development. Technology Integration by Forestry and Peatlands Branch
    • 3. Kaela Mae Rose, Hydro Manitoba – Revegetation of Manitoba Hydro’s Disturbed Areas in Northern Manitoba
  • 12:00pm – 1:15pm – Lunch Break – Meal Included with Registration
  • 1:15pm – 2:15pm: Session 3 – Facilitator – Jonathan Luedee
    • 1. Nora Casson, University of Winnipeg – Innovations in Boreal Watershed Science
    • 2. Ryan Bullock, University of Winnipeg – Aboriginal Business Leaders’ Perspectives on Bioenergy Development
  • 2:15pm – 3:00pm: Wrap-Up, Discussion and Closing Remarks

Manitoba Workshop Agenda_March_2019

 

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Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • Manitoba Workshop
    2019/03/21
    8:30 am - 3:00 pm
https://www.cif-ifc.org/