Invited Speakers

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Kathleen Weathers

President Elect of the Ecological Society of America

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  • Ecosystem Ecologist, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, New York
  • Elected president of the Ecological Society of America
  • Odum Award for Excellence in Ecology Education
  • Research focuses on quantifying how biology affects geochemistry and biogeochemical cycling across heterogeneous landscapes, and within and among multiple systems (air-land-water)

Pub Talk

Dr. Dominique Roche

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  • Animal Physiologist (focus on fish)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow at Carleton University
  • Society for Experimental Biology – 2015 Young Scientist Award
  • Researches the effects of biotic and abiotic stressors on animal physiology, performance and movement-related behaviour