Count Us In is a Climate Countdown series which includes attending all 4 virtual events with local speakers and breakout sessions that ALL related to the world climate crisis.

During these events, we will explore how we CAN change climate change .

The first virtual event, Communities CAN change Climate Change will be January 21 (6-9pm).

The 2nd virtual event: Businesses CAN change Climate Change will be February 25th (6-9pm).

The 3rd virtual event in March (date/time TBC) discusses how Governments CAN change Climate Change.

Followed by a What's Next event (possibly hybrid) in June 2021

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January 21st Community theme Speakers:

Rebecca Aird, Director, Community Engagement, Ottawa Community Foundation. What if the tragedy is not that we are so far from a desirable future, but that we are so close?

Elyse McCann, Director of Business Development, EnviroCentre. Build momentum towards a sustainable future by choosing a simple action from the three, high impact, climate buckets.

Erin Kennedy, CEO and Technical Founder, Robot Missions. Building a better future with environmental robotics.

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What if the tragedy is not that we are so far from a desirable future, but that we are so close?

Ticket sale revenue will be used for the climate action plans in our community, decided from our 4 part series breakout sessions.

Tickets can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/126989798907

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