Event Details

Location: Calgary, AB

Jenel Bode, Class of ’02 and former captain of the Big Red Ice Hockey team would like to formally invite you and a guest to join her at a VIP reception with complementary tickets to the event: Why Forests Matter on October 26th at Canadian Olympic Park.
Please RSVP as a guest of Jenel Bode for the VIP reception and she will be there to share a wine or beverage of choice with you.  A small way and great excuse to keep the Cornell alumni group together.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact her at the details below.
Jenel Bode, BSc BEd
Manager, Major Gifts and Donor Engagement | Nature Conservancy of Canada
T: 403.262.2496  C: 403.826.2029

Hal Kvisle invites you to a VIP cocktail reception with Karen Clarke-Whistler, Chief Environment Officer of TD Bank Group, and offers you complimentary entrance to the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s Why Forests Matter event.

Why Forests Matter is a thought-provoking evening of discussion. A panel of experts will expand our views of Canada’s forests as a resource, an inspiration and a place that sustains life.

At the VIP cocktail reception, you will have an opportunity to meet the guest speakers and experience an augmented reality tour of an NCC forest.

Dress: Business casual
Wednesday, October 26, 2016

VIP reception begins at 5:30 p.m.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. | Event begins at 7:00 p.m.

Markin MacPhail Centre at Canada Olympic Park
88 Canada Olympic Road SW, Calgary, AB T3B 5R5

Space is limited. To guarantee your spot, contact Kysha Moradel at 1-877-262-1253 x 6860 or by email at kysha.moradel@natureconservancy.ca
Guest speakers include:
• Karen Clarke-Whistler – Chief Environment Officer | TD Bank Group
• Andrew Hunter – Fredrik S. Eaton Curator, Canadian Art | Art Gallery of Ontario
• Dan Kraus – Weston Conservation Scientist, National Director of Conservation Program Development | Nature Conservancy of Canada
• Suzanne Simard – Professor of Forest Ecology | University of British Colombia
• Richard Louv (via video) – Author | Last Child in the Woods, Vitamin N
Moderator: Jane Gilbert, Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications | Nature Conservancy of Canada

We look forward to seeing you there!
Nature Conservancy of Canada

For more information
Visit: www.natureconservancy.ca/whyforestsmatter or contact: events@natureconservancy.ca