2018 – Luncheon Keynote
climate risks and developing adaptation strategies to manage risk and take
advantage of a warming climate - examples from and for business."
Sauchyn is a Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at the
University of Regina, where he’s been for the past 35 years. Since 2000, Dave
has been affiliated with the Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative. His
main research interests are 1) the climate and hydrology of the past millennium
and how knowledge of the past can inform scenarios of future climate and water
supplies, and 2) planned adaption to minimize the adverse impacts of climate
change on the natural capital of Canada’s western Interior. During 2011-16,
Dave co-directed a an interdisciplinary study of the vulnerability of
agricultural communities to climate extremes in Chile, Argentina, Colombia and
Brazil and the Canadian Prairies. He recently accepted the task of coordinating
lead author the Prairies chapter for the current national assessment of climate
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