The Fourteenth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses offers delegates a selection of optional activities to help enhance the conference experience. In our blended conference model, both place-based and innovative online spaces will frame serendipitous encounters for personal and professional growth.

Conference Welcome Reception

The International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses is pleased to announce the Conference Welcome Reception.



Common Ground Research Networks and the International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses will be hosting a welcome reception at UBS Robson Square. This will be held directly following the last parallel session of the first day, Thursday, 7 April 2022. Join other conference delegates and plenary speakers for a welcome reception while enjoying drinks, light hors d'oeuvres, and a chance to converse.

Reception Details
Date: Thursday, 7 April 2022
Time: Directly following the last session of the day
Location: HSBC Hall, UBC Robson Square
Cost: Complimentary to all conference delegates

There is no need to pre-register for this event.

Online Special Events

Online Welcome Reception

Join other delegates for a pre-conference welcome reception. We'll send you a package of digital treats, discuss this year's theme, and walk you through the CGScholar Event Mircosite so you have a rich online experience.

6 April 2022 - 11:00 AM CST

Online Plenary Garden Conversation

Talk with this year's Plenary Speakers in a live question and answer session.

Date/Time - TBD

Online Talking Circles

Talking Circles are a distinctive feature of our in-person conference, and this year we are also taking them online. Talking Circles offer an opportunity to meet other delegates face-to-face, and engage in extended discussion about the issues and concerns they feel are of utmost importance to that segment of the Research Network. Participation is open, encouraged, and supported.

8 April 2022 - 11:00 AM CST

Online Engagement Session

We are excited to announce the online conference will be delivered on the CGScholar platform – developed by the Common Ground Media Lab, the research and technology arm of Common Ground Research Networks.

This special event will walk you through the CGScholar Event Mircosite so you have a rich online experience by learning how to comment and participate online. It will also teach delegates how to update their profile and Presenter Pages in order to add digital media: video, sound, other files.

6 April 2022 - 10:00 AM CST