Mark Roseland - public lecture Friday March 16th 7:30pm

Keynote address for the University of Regina Graduate Students Association conference Putting Theory into Practice:  Creating Community Sustainability - http://www.urgsa.ca/conference

Public lecture by Mark Roseland 7:30pm Friday March 16th RIC 119

Dr. Mark Roseland is Director of the Centre for Sustainable Community Development (www.sfu.ca/cscd) and Professor of Resource and Environmental Management (www.rem.sfu.ca) at Simon Fraser University. Dr. Roseland lectures internationally and advises communities and governments on sustainable development policy and planning. The 4th edition of Dr. Roseland’s Toward Sustainable Communities will be published in Spring 2012 (www.newsociety.com) and released at the ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability 2012 World Congress and International Researchers Symposium, associated with the Rio+20 Earth Summit.  Dr. Roseland is also leading development of a Sustainable Communities Research Network, to be launched as well in Spring 2012.  At SFU, he is a founding member of the SFU Community Trust’s Board of Directors, responsible for the award-winning UniverCity sustainable community development project (www.UniverCity.ca).