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  • John Dunn

    Key Note Speaker: John Dunn

  • Poster Presentations

    Earth Day 2014: Poster Presentations

  • Tony Weis

    Earth Day 2014: Dr. Tony Weis, Invited Speaker


The Earth Day Colloquium (EDC) is now in its 12th year! This conference is organized by graduate students at Western University and  FREE to attend and participate in. This event aims to bring together the knowledge and research of undergraduate and graduate students and faculty and community members involved in environment and sustainability. 

EDC welcomes posters and paper presentations on topics related to environment and sustainability


April 6, 2014 - The final program is now posted. We look forward to seeing everyone this week! 

March 25, 2015 - If you are not presenting but would like to attend CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! Remember registration is free! This will give us an idea of numbers for meals.

March 20, 2015 - Planning is well underway, the program will be released soon and we are very excited to see everyone in April! 

March 18, 2015 - We are very excited to announce that we have three additional speakers attending this year's EDC! 

March 1, 2015 - Abstract submission deadline has been extended to this Friday, March 6, 2015. 

January 29, 2015 - Abstract submission is now open! Please submit your abstracts here. Abstracts are due March 1, 2015

November 28, 2014 - John Dunn is confirmed as our Keynote Speaker

Earth Day planning is underway! More information coming soon.


The final program is now posted. Click Here. 


Registration is still OPEN and the Colloquium is FREE to attend! Only people who register prior to April 2, 2015 will receive a complimentary lunch. 


Key Note Speaker 

The keynote speaker will be John Dunn. For further deails click here. 

Invited Speakers

We are excited to announce our additional invited speakers to this year's colloquium! 

Sybil Taylor - Steam Whistle Brewing Company

Mary Muter - Chair of Canada's Great Lakes Section of the Sierra Club

Sujane Kandasamy - Co-founder of The Starfish Canada, a youth based environmental advocacy group.

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