Register to Virtually Attend the Latornell Student Poster Competition

Virtual Student Poster Competition The Latornell Conservation Symposium is hosting a virtual student poster competition on May 27th. The Latornell Student Poster Competition allows students who are part way through their research to showcase their work to a crowd of interested professionals working within a diverse number of environmental and conservation fields. The poster competition offers a great forum for them to test out and further explore theories with keen professionals.

12 students have been selected to present their posters on the biodiversity, stewardship, or agriculture themes. These students are competing to win cash prizes by being voted the top posters and presenters, and the winners are decided by the attendees!

The poster competition attendees will be able to review each poster prior to the event in order to help prepare their questions to be submitted during the Q&A portion of the event.

Don’t delay registering to attend the Student Poster Competition! For more information on the student poster competition, please visit the Student Poster page.

Click here for more information on the Student Poster Competition and to register

The Latornell Student Poster Competition is sponsored by R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited.

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Latornell Leadership Project 2020 / 2021 Webinar Series

Latornell Leadership Project While the 2020 Latornell Conservation Symposium ‘paused’ its November 2020 event, the Latornell Leadership Project offered a new series of webinars exploring different aspects of leadership examples and best practices within the conservation sector.

The webinar series touched on the following topics:

  • Groundwork: The Foundation and Evolution of the Conservation Authorities in Ontario
  • Connecting Planning and Ecology Workshop
  • Communicating Through a Pandemic
  • Taking Action: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Conservation
  • What Makes a Good Leader?

For more information and to view the recordings, please visit the Professional Development Program webpage.

Latornell Conservation Symposium on Hiatus

The Latornell Conservation Symposium will not be taking place in 2020. We feel that we will all need a while to get our feet back under us after grappling with the impacts and – no doubt, the aftermath of pandemic conditions. We’re going to use this time to review the larger Latornell Conservation Symposium and make sure that it fits with the way we all do business moving forward.

We’re proud of the many programs, presentations and keynotes that we have been able to share with our many delegates, exhibitors and sponsors for these many years. We want to continue to bring Ontario conservationists together to talk about the big issues and to develop the collaborations that we need in order to find solutions.

So please allow us to keep in touch with you over the next few months so you can see what we’re up to and help us to shape the future of the Latornell Conservation Symposium. If you haven’t already, please sign up for our Latornell newsletter. And, we’ll see you soon.

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2019 Presentations Now Available

Many 2019 concurrent session presentations are available for download, including presentations from previous years.

Presentations can be accessed here.

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Karen Anderson, Symposium Coordinator
Phone: 1-888-274-1364 ext. 103
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