25th Anniversary Changemakers Speaker Series

7:00PM to 9:00PM March 19, 2020
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Urban Ballroom, Parkside Hotel, 810...
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RRU Staff

Thank you so much for your interest in our new 25th anniversary Changemakers Speaker Series. We regret to inform you that out of an abundance of caution and the desire to follow public health direction, the event with Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon scheduled for Thursday, March 19 at the Parkside Hotel has been CANCELLED. Ticket holders will receive an email with refund details. Thank you for your understanding. We hope to see you at future events in this series.

Join us for the new Changemakers Speaker Series, hosted by President Philip Steenkamp and created in celebration of the university’s 25th anniversaryRegistration is required as seating is limited. The event is currently at capacity, however, please use the registration link to be placed on a waitlist.

Throughout the year guest speakers will explore the complex challenges facing humanity and innovative ideas about how we might solve them. These talks feature ideas for everyone, from students to alumni to concerned citizens and professionals.

Bestselling author and complexity science professor Thomas Homer-Dixon (The Upside of Down) kicks off the series with his talk, “Commanding Hope: The Power We Have to Renew a World in Peril”.

An evening with Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon
Thursday, March 19, 2020
7 p.m.
Urban Ballroom, Parkside Hotel
810 Humboldt Street
Victoria BC

Tickets are $10 each, with all proceeds going to Royal Roads University’s Sustainability Impact Award, which supports environmental education and actions aimed at reducing human impact on the natural world.