Mission Imperative: Calgary
WHEN: September 16, 2022 7:30 am - 9:00 am
WHERE: Wilder Institute-Calgary Zoo, Enmax Conservatory, 1300 Zoo Road NE, Calgary
COST: $30 (breakfast included)
About this event

The climate challenge affects every aspect of our civilization. To change our trajectory, we need to develop science-driven, fundamental breakthroughs that revolutionize how we live.  

By bringing together world-renowned experts, Weizmann Canada’s ‘Mission Imperative’ exclusive national tour will explore game-changing scientific research that can lead to innovative industry solutions, to turn the tide starting NOW. 

Secure your spot today to join the conversation in Calgary on Friday, September 16 from 7:30-9 a.m. MT, as we host our community for breakfast and a fascinating discussion.

Co-leader of the Weizmann Institute’s ambitious sustainability initiative — Prof. Avi Levy (food security expert) — will be joined by Cherie Copithorne-Barnes, CEO of CL Ranches Ltd. and founding chair of the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef, for this not to be missed event. Dawn Farrell,  Chancellor of Mount Royal University and President and CEO of Trans Mountain Corp., will moderate the discussion. 

DATE & TIME: Friday, September 16 from 7:30-9 a.m. MT.
LOCATION: Wilder Institute – Calgary Zoo, Enmax Conservatory, 1300 Zoo Road NE, Calgary
COST PER TICKET: $30 (breakfast and parking included)

Learn about partnering with us as a sponsor!

Weizmann has a long history of generating influential sustainability research, with a significant Canadian footprint dating back to 1989 with a ground-breaking solar tower. The monumental complexity and urgency of today’s climate challenge calls for an even more organized and concerted global effort to address the science behind environmental sustainability.

Weizmann is renowned for its bold, agile and collaborative research environment, making it among the top research institutions in the world — well-positioned to fuel new solutions. 

Space is limited, so secure your spot now! 


Mission Imperative in collaboration with:


Special thanks to:


With support from:

Jarislowsky Fraser

Raymond James Ltd. & Rempart Asset Management

The Stephen Shiller Family

RBC Foundation, on behalf of Marita Simbul-Lezon Wealth Management Group

Andrea Yampolsky of AY Talent

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