CEW 2018 Plenary Speakers


Bob McDonald

CBC’s Quirks and Quarks host. For the past 40 years this program has examined the political, social, environmental and ethical implications of new developments in science and technology.


Tyson Atleo

27th generation Hereditary Chief of the Ahousaht First Nation of the Nuu-chah-nulth people from the west coast of British Columbia, Canada, and Community Economic Development Lead with the Nature Conservancy.


Peter Ross

Founding Director of the Ocean Pollution Research Program of the Vancouver Aquarium’s Coastal Ocean Research Institute with over 150 published scientific articles on topics in ocean pollution.