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Discovery 2017 Welcomes Gina McCarthy, #EPA Head Under President Obama

Posted on the 04 April 2017 by Loup Dargent @loup_dargent

Gina McCarthy to talk climate change and sustainability at OCE innovation conference

Discovery 2017 participants can look forward to an exciting and informative keynote address about the dangers, challenges and opportunities that face our planet and its people, as well as an energizing call to action.
McCarthy is well-known and celebrated for her work with the Obama White House as the former Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). During that time she spearheaded historic progress on the Climate Action Plan to achieve the administration's public health and environmental protection goals.

"With a keen interest across sectors in cleantech, climate change and lowering greenhouse gas emissions in Ontario, Gina McCarthy will be speaking at Discovery at an ideal time," says Dr. Tom Corr, OCE's President and CEO. "Her direct and practical message of environmental protection based in science is an exciting addition to this year's amazing line-up of speakers."
NB: Gina McCarthy is available for media interviews on May 16.

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Discovery 2017 Welcomes Gina McCarthy, #EPA Head Under President Obama


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