On Podium – Opening Keynote
by Stephen Lewis

On May 13th, 2010, the UN Secretary-General's former special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, Stephen Lewis, delivered the keynote address at the 2010 Science Policy Symposium, in Gatineau, Quebec. The title of Lewis's address was "Reflections on Science, Sustainable Development and Social Justice".

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On Public Record, Manning and Suzuki: Speaking Science to Power

On May 12th, 2010, the 2nd Science Policy Symposium was held in Gatineau, Quebec. To open the conference, award-winning scientist and broadcaster, Dr. David Suzuki, and former Reform Party Leader, Preston Manning, discussed the importance of science to Canada and the world in the 21st century.>

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Véronique Morin, Lead Moderator

Véronique Morin has 20 years experience as a journalist. She is currently developing a new documentary and series of articles related to Natives’ Health under the fellowship of a “CIHR* Science journalism award” as well as pursuing other freelance projects, and working as science journalist for the science magazine...



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The Hon. Stockwell Day,
President of the Treasury Board
Will open the Welcome Reception on May 12


Anders Buch
Danish Society of Engineers

Paul Noon
General Secretary Prospect Union for Professionals, UK

Dr. Francesca Grifo
Senior Scientist, Union of Concerned Scientists, USA

Gary Corbett
President, The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Cassie Doyle
Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Canada

Glenda Yeates
Deputy Minister, Health Canada

Claire Dansereau
Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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