About Guy Dauncey
Guy Dauncey is an author, speaker, organizer and consultant who specializes in developing a positive vision of a sustainable future,and translating that vision into action.

Contact:
Guy Dauncey
13561 Barney Road,
Ladysmith, BC
V9G 1E9, CANADA
Tel (250) 924-1445
(Pacific Time)

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Speaking Engagements and Workshop

For all speaking engagements, please contact Guy Dauncey, 250-924-1445 (PT)

Speaking Engagements (2015)
Speaking Engagements (2014)
Speaking Engagements (2009)
Speaking Engagements (2008)
Speaking Engagements (2007)
Speaking Engagements (2006)
Speaking Engagements (2005)
Speaking Engagements (2004)
Speaking Engagements (2003)
Speaking Engagements (pre-2003)

Speaking Engagements

Guy in New Orleans

Future Engagements

  • Feb 24, 2016
    Journey to the Future: A Better World Is Possible. Campbell River.

  • Mar 15, 2016
    Journey to the Future: A Better World Is Possible. Salt Spring.

  • Mar 17, 2016
    Journey to the Future: A Better World Is Possible. Metchosin.

  • Mar 23, 2016
    Journey to the Future: A Better World Is Possible. Vancouver Public Library.

  • Mar 23, 2016
    Bold Vision: A Better World Is Possible. Canadian Unitarians for Social Justice, UBC, Vancouver

2016

  • Jan 23, 2016
    Journey to the Future: A Better World Is Possible. James Bay, Victoria

2015

2014

2009

  • November 13, 2008, Victoria, BC
    A Post-Carbon World: Practical Solutions to Global Warming and Peak Oil
    Full-day course at Royal Roads University

  • October 24, 2008, Cranbrook, BC
    A Post-Carbon World: Practical Solutions to Global Warming and Peak Oil
    Wildsight/ College of the Rockies Community Forum

  • October 18, 2008, Victoria, BC
    Men and the Environment: Plunderers and Healers
    Queenswood Centre, Victoria.

     

    Guy speaking at the Pipeline Safety Trust Conference, New Orleans, Nov. 2006

  • August 26, 2008, Ontario
    The Importance of Reducing our Environmental Footprint
    Keynote Speaker at Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board Education Centre

  • Sun May 18, Boise, Idaho
    The Great Adventure: Pioneering Beyond Global Warming and Peak Oil
    Keynote speaker at Green Expo  www.idahogreenexpo.org

  • Sat March 8, 9:30-3:30pm, Victoria
    Spirituality, Hope, and the Future of Our Planet.
    A participatory workshop at Queenswood Centre for Spiritual Growth.
    Call Guy 250-881-1304 for details
  • Sat February 23, 9-5pm. Victoria
    The Global Climate Challenge – Seeking Practical Solutions that Work.
    Full day course at Royal Roads University.
    www.royalroads.ca/continuing-studies/GLGI1284-Y07.htm

  • Sun Feb 3, 11am. Victoria Church of Truth, 111 Superior St, James Bay.
    The Great Adventure: Life’s Search for Wholeness in a World of Chaos

  • Sat Jan 26, 3pm. UBC Forest Sciences Centre, 2424 Main Mall Vancouver
    Life and Death, Syntropy and Entropy – Why Locally Grown Organic Food is so Essential for the Earth, all Species, and all Humans. Keynote speech at the AIMS Conference - www.aims.ubc.ca/home/modules/conference

  • Fri January 25th, 7pm. Texada Island Chamber of Commerce
    The Great Climate Challenge: Practical Solutions for Texada Island
    Tom Read tread@rnbsolar.com

2007

  • November 20 Kelowna, BC. How Can BC Communities Respond to Global Climate Change? Building Sustainable Communities Conference. Fresh Outlook Foundation. www.freshoutlookfoundation.com

  • November 24, 9am-5pm. Victoria. The Global Climate Challenge – Seeking Practical Solutions that Work. Full day course, Royal Roads University. 250-881-1304

  • November 2, Toronto. Canadian Condominiums Institute

  • October 27, Prince George, BC. The Global Climate Challenge – Seeking Practical Solutions that Work. Full day course at UNBC

  • October 26, Prince George. BC. Climate Change – Meeting the Challenge. Public lecture, Canfor Theatre UNBC

  • October 24, Prince George. BC. Speech with middle and high school students, Vanier Hall. Lorna Medd lorna.medd@northernhealth.ca

  • October 21, Fernwood, Victoria. Victoria Bioneers Conference. The Great Global Climate Challenge: Success is Imperative. Donna Morton

  • October 19, Sooke, Langford. Global Warming – What Can our Schools Do? School District 62. Dulcie Wells.

  • October 14, 10-3pm Quadra Island, BC. Let’s Make It Happen! Climate Action Planning for Quadra. Participatory workshop, open to all Islanders

  • October 13, 7pm. Quadra Island, BC. How Can Quadra Island Respond to Global Climate Change?

  • September 29, Gabriola, BC. Global Warming –What are the Solutions for Gabriola? Sheila Haniszewska. shewa@shaw.ca

  • September 28, UBC, Vancouver. Global Warming - Prevention is the Only Cure. Physicians for Global Survival jmaxwell@pgs.ca www.pgs.ca

  • September 15, Westin Hotel, Ottawa. Thermal Insulation Association of Canada. www.tiac.ca/news

  • September 14, Vancouver. BC Housing Annual Conference. www.bchousing.org

  • July 18, Victoria. Cancer: 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic. Book Launch

  • July 7, Victoria. The Importance of Local Organic Food as a Solution to Global Climate Change. Organic Islands Festival

  • June 13, Calgary. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Canadian Financial Management Association

  • June 11, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Canadian Standards Association

  • June 11, Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Environment, Cancer and Prevention. Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia

  • June 7, Sault St Marie, Ontario. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Sault College

  • June 6, Richmond, BC. Global Climate Change – The Challenges and Practical Solutions. Richmond City Council

  • June 3, Mayne Island, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Cool Islands www.sustainmayne.org

  • May 28, Kelowna. BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Kelowna areas schools, joint presentation

  • May 24 Ottawa. Cancer: 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic. Prevent Cancer Now Conference

  • May 19 Saanich, BC. Cancer: 101 Solutions to a Preventable Epidemic. Peninsula Health Association

  • May 7 Squamish, BC. Climate Change, Threat or Opportunity? Squamish Environment Conservation Society

  • May 5, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Full day course, Royal Roads University

  • April 26, Victoria. Presentation to the Values Based Business Network

  • April 24 Seattle, WA. Global Warming – Building for the Future. ProSpec. www.csi-prospec.org/featured_speaker.html

  • April 23, Nelson, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. West Kootenay Eco Society

  • April 20, Victoria. Evolution, Hope, and the Future of the Earth. Queenswood Centre for Spiritual Growth

  • April 19, Salt Spring, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Salt Spring Secondary School

  • April 19, Salt Spring, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Salt Spring Community Meeting

  • April 14 Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Youth Change Conference

  • April 13 Whistler, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. PenGrowth Energy Trust

  • April 12, Qualicum, BC. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Qualicum City Council

  • April 11 Vancouver. The Future of Energy in BC. Energy Workshop. Ministry of Energy Mines and Petroleum Resources.

  • April 4, Victoria. Climate Change – What can the CRD Do? BCSEA CRD Citizens Team

  • March 30, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Coast Waste management Association

  • March 28, Victoria. Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition AGM

  • March 22, Whitehorse, Yukon. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work

  • March 12, Victoria. Prevent Cancer Now, Community Symposium. Victoria Cancer Resource Centre

  • March 9, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Cadboro Bay United Church

  • March 4. Victoria. Climate Solutions- What Can Oak Bay do? Green Oak Bay Committee, Victoria

  • March 3, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Full day course, Royal Roads University

  • February 22, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Local Government Management Association of BC

  • February 20, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Christ Church Cathedral

  • January 24, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Victoria Rotary Club

  • January 18, Vancouver. The Future of Energy in BC. Wosk Centre for Dialogue

2006

  • December 6, Vancouver. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Energy Council of Canada.

  • December 2, Victoria. Global Warming – Practical Solutions that Work. Full day course, Royal Roads University

  • November 2, New Orleans. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Pipeline Safety Trust.

  • October 28. Victoria. The Role of the Environment in Preventing Health. NDP Convention.

  • October 26, Victoria. CFAX Radio Community Forum on Climate Change.

  • October 21, Powell River. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Green Party Community Presentation.

  • September 28, Parkesville. Green Purchasing in a Warming World. Purchasing Association of BC.

  • September 25, Vancouver. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Necessary Voices public meeting.

  • September 12, Kelowna, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. BCSEA Community Meeting

  • July 19, Abbotsford, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. BC BioProducts Association.

  • July 17, Victoria. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Saanich Rotary Club.

  • July 8, Victoria. The Role of Organic Food in Fighting Cancer. Organic Islands Festival.

  • June 28. Nelson, BC. Green Building for a Warming World. Nelson Green Building Conference.

  • June 17. Mesachie Lake. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. BC LakeKeepers conference.

  • June 9, Ottawa. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Sierra Club National Conference.

  • June 8, Cumberland. Layers of Love - The Inner Secrets of the World’s Best Small Communities. Saving Small Towns Conference IV.

  • May 31, Courtenay, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Community Meeting.

  • May 15, Victoria. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. BCSEA Victoria Chapter

  • May 13, Nevada City, California. Global Warming - Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil.

  • May 12, Victoria. The Sustainable Municipality. Dunsmuir Lodge.

  • April 27, Victoria. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Colwood Sustainability Forum.

  • April 3, Edmonton. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil.

  • March 31, Montreal. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Concordia University.

  • March 25, Nanaimo. BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Mid-Island Coop Community Fair.

  • March 14, Whitehorse, Yukon. Global Warming: The Greatest Show on Earth. Community Presentation.

  • March 8, Victoria. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Maxwell International School, Shawnigan.

  • March 7, Parkesville. BC. The Creation and Redemption of Nature: Our Global Environmental Challenge. Parkesville United Church.

  • February 26, Nanaimo. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Nanaimo Unitarians.

2005

  • November 14th, Edmonton. Agriculture: the Environmental Challenges and Opportunities. National Agricultural Awareness Conference

  • October 22nd, Cortes Island, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Cortes Island Home Show

  • October 18th, Victoria. Syntropy: the Emergence of Spirit. UVic Interfaith Chapel

  • July 3, Victoria, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. Youth Climate Change Conference, Royal Roads University

  • June 25, Prince George, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil

  • June 23, Missoula, Montana. The Sun and the Moon: Sustainable Energy Solutions to Global Warming at the End of the Age of Oil. University of Montana, Missoula, MT

  • June 16, Cumberland, BC. A Sustainability Scorecard for Developers. Saving Small Towns Conference III

  • June 3, Vancouver. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil. BALLE - Business Alliance for a Living Local Economy

  • May 15, Comox, BC. Earth in the 21st Century: We Are the Answer. Comox Unitarians

  • April 29, Nanaimo. Renewable Energy at the End of the Age of Oil. Centre for Continuing Studies Malaspina University College.

  • April 21, Port Alberni, BC. Sustainable Energy Solutions at the End of the Age of Oil

  • April 17, Victoria, BC. Hope for the Earth: We Are the Answer. Victoria Unitarian Church

  • April 15, Sechelt, BC. Earth in the 21st Century: We Are the Answer. Green Party of BC

  • February 26, Sidney, BC. Panelist on Food and Global Climate Change. Canadian Organic Growers AGM. Mary Winspeare Hall.

  • February 9, Kingston, Ontario. Passion for the Earth: Global Climate Change and a World Beyond Oil. Queens University

2004

  • November 10, Nanaimo, BC. "What Will Happen When the Oil Runs Out? A Look at Nanaimo’s Future." Nanaimo City Planning Department.

  • November 4, Parkesville, BC. "The Next Great Transformation: The Origins and Birth of the Next Industrial Revolution." Coast Waste Management Association Annual Conference. www.cwma.bc.ca

  • Oct 23, Cortes Island, BC. "Green Jobs or McJobs? Building a Sustainable Economy for a Sustainable Island." Sustainability Home Show.

  • Oct 12. Sidney, BC. "The Future of the Global Energy Supply", Probus Club.

  • Sept 26, Fredericksburg, Texas. "The Solar Revolution, and the World Beyond Oil". Texas Solar Energy Society Fifth Annual Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair.

  • Sept 5. Victoria, BC. "The Spirit of Nature, the Spirit of Community, the Spirit of Love." Unitarian Church, West Saanich,

  • Aug 31. Keats Island, BC. "Sustainability: A Way of Life, and a Basket of Hope". Fisheries and Oceans Educational Retreat.

  • Aug 21, Chemainus, BC. "Cancer: Creating Hope to Overcome and Prevent this Great Epidemic".

  • June 18. Cumberland, BC: "Green Communities: LEED for Neighbourhoods". Saving Small Towns Conference.

  • June 4-6. Sudbury, Ontario: "Climate Change Solutions that will Build the Economy". The Kyoto Accord and Our Community Conference. www.kyotosudbury.com

  • May 31. Kelowna, BC: "Transport in a World Beyond Oil". Keynote Speaker, Celebrate the Environment Week Launch.

  • May 21. Victoria, BC: "Designing a University Campus for the 21st Century". Western Canadian University Physical Plant Administrators Annual conference, Keynote Speaker.

  • May 20. Duncan, BC: "The Global Future: Peace and Sustainability". KAIROS.

  • May 18. Victoria, BC: "Beyond the Corporation". Panelist with Donna Morton and Anita Burke. Centre for Integrative Economics. www.integraleconomics.org

  • May 15, Victoria, BC. Presentation to the Panel on Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration.

  • May 15. Victoria, BC. Presentation to the Citizens Assembly on Electoral Reform.

  • May 1. Burnaby, BC: "Exploring Our Energy Options for a Climate Changing World". Northwest Energy Coalition AGM. www.nwenergy.org

  • April 29. 108 Mile House, BC: "Stormy Weather: The Effects of Global Warming in the Fraser River Basin". Rivershed Society of BC. AGM. www.rivershed.com

  • April 24. Salt Spring, BC: "EcoVillages, and the Global Spirit of Change". Salt Spring SEEDS Society Weekend Festival

  • April 27, Victoria. "The BC Sustainable Energy Association". Victoria Values Based Business Network.

  • March 2. Victoria, BC: "Food, Climate Change and the Looming Oil Peak". VIPERG Urban Agricultural Fair, UVic.

  • Feb 18. Whistler, BC. "Passion for the Earth: Visions of a Sustainable World". Sustainability Speakes Series. www.whistleritsournature.ca

  • Feb 17. Victoria, BC: "Oil and Water Don’t Mix – The Dangers of Coastal Oil and Gas Exploration off BC’s Waters".. St Ann’s Academy, 835 Humboldt.

  • Feb 8. Courtenay, BC: "Earth Stewardship". EarthSave meeting.

2003

  • November 12, Victoria: Climate Change – What Can We Do? Victoria Natural History Society.

  • November 8 – 9, San Francisco, CA: Green Energy for a Green World. Green Festival

  • October 27, Victoria, BC. : Climate Change: Myth, Reality or Urgent Crisis? Division of Continuing Studies University of Victoria.

  • October 24, Vernon, BC: Climate Change: Why is it Happening? What Can We Do? Sustainable Environment Network.

  • October 10 – 12, Austin, Texas: Green Energy for a Green World. Green Festival.

  • June 19, Cumberland, BC: LEED as a Pathway for Green Buildings and Green Communities. Saving Small Towns: Low Impact Development Conference.

  • May 31, Victoria: The Future of Environmental Studies. University of Victoria Department of Environmental Studies, panelist.

  • June 6, Vancouver: A Green Future for BC. Green Party of BC, AGM Keynote Speaker.

  • April 21, Normal, Illinois: Earth Day Lecture – Global Climate Change. Illinois State University,

  • April 20, Salmon Arm: Climate Change: what are the Solutions? Shuswap Environmental Action Society.

  • April 13, Vancouver: Community: The Spirit of Everyday Life. Unitarian Church of Vancouver. Sunday Sermon.

  • April 12, Vancouver: EcoVillages, CoHousing and the Earth: Our Hope for the Future. Canadian Cohousing Network,

  • February 19, Tofino, BC: Green Building, and Green Communities. Tofino Chamber of Commerce

Pre-2003

  • Salt Spring, BC: EcoVillages – a Future for Salt Spring? Salt Spring Eco-Island.October 4th, 2002

  • Courtenay, Vancouver Island: "Feeding the World: Feeding Ourselves - From Johannesburg to the Island". Saturday September 28th, 2002.

    Fredericton: Climate Change Capacity Building Workshop, New Brunswick, Wednesday Sept 18th, 2002

  • Fredericton: 'Climate Warning - Action Needed!', Public Lecture, University of New Brunswick, Tuesday September 17th, 2002

  • Halifax: 'Climate Warning - Action Needed!'. Public Lecture, Dalhousie University, Monday September 16th, 2002

  • Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia: 'Climate Change: What are the Health Impacts? What are the Solutions?'. Workshop and Plenary Presentation. Nova Scotia Environment Network Annual Conference, September 13th - 15th, 2002

  • Pender Island: 'Dreaming of a Better Future' - Pender Island Fall Fair, August 2002

  • Kingston: Climate Solutions Workshop and Plenary Presentation, Sierra Club of Canada Conference, June 2002

  • Walkerton Eco-Fair, Ontario, June 2002

  • Clean Air Day presentation, Edmonton Public Library, June 2002

  • 'Beyond Emissions Climate Change' Forum, Kelowna, May 2002

  • "The Energy Crisis" workshop/ at the 2002 Assembly for United Methodist Women, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, April 2002

  • 'Large-Scale Renewable Energy Solutions', Panelist in 'Offshore Oil and Gas Development' evening, Camosun College, Victoria, February 2002

  • "Oil and Gas - or Wind and Waves?", Panelist in 'Oil Slick - Climate and Offshore Oil' evening, UVic, VIPERG, February 2002

  • 'The Song of Syntropy - A Personal Exploration into the Evolution of Spirit and Consciousnessi Sessions in Spirituality, UVic Interfaith Chaplaincy, February 2002

  • Climate Change: Why is it Happening? What Can We Do? North Toronto Green Community, November 2001. Similar presentation given to the Caledon Countryside Alliance; Kingston Green Party; University of Waterloo PIRG; York University Environmental Studies Dept; McGill School of Environment/ Centre for Research on Climate Change; & Waterloo University Geography & Environmental Studies

  • 101 Solutions to Climate Chaos, Toronto City Hall, November 2001

  • The Challenge of Climate Change: Ten Practical Solutions, Healthy Places, Healthy People Conference, Sudbury, June 2001

  • Loving God’s Earth with Heart and Soul: Vision for a Sustainable Future, Diocesan Environmental Conference, Victoria, May 2001

  • EcoVillages: The Natural Solution to Global Climate Change, Natural Builders Colloquium, Shawnigan Lake, BC, April, 2001.

  • Master of Ceremonies, Fundraising Concert for Wildwood, one of British Columbia’s leading centers of ecoforestry. University of Victoria, April 2001.

  • Inuit Perspectives and Global Climate Change Solutions, University of Victoria Environmental Studies Students Association, March 2001

  • The Urgent Need for an Arctic Climate Alliance, Circumpolar Climate Summit, Whitehorse, March 2001.

  • Positive Responses to Global Eco-Problems, Alberta Lung Association, Edmonton, January 2001

  • Eco-Solutions and Achievements, Salt Spring Island Conservancy AGM, November 2000.

  • The New Energy Revolution, Environment Now Lecture Series, Vancouver Public Library, October 2000.

  • A Vision of Victoria’s Future, Greater Victoria EcoStar Awards, June 2000.

  • Sustainable Communities and EcoVillages, Planning Institute of British Columbia, Conference, Nanaimo, May 2000.

  • Getting Back on Track: Can We Phase Out Fossil Fuels By 2025?, Climates of Change Congress, Victoria, March 2000.

  • Earth’s Troubled Climate, Pembina Institute Teachers Workshop, Vancouver. Feb 2000.

  • Building a Sustainable Economy on the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast Sustainability Conference, September 1999.

  • Genetic Patents and Moral Issues, Chinese State Property Rights Delegation, Victoria, April 1999

  • Land Use Cafe: Journey into the Future. Communities Institute, Courtenay, September 1998.

  • Merging Paths, Composting Council of Canada & Recycling Council of B.C.'s AGM, UBC, June 1998.

  • Union Bay, B.C. Facilitator, "Sound Solutions" Liquid Waste Workshop, May 1998.

  • Journey into the Future : Vancouver Island in the 21st Century, 5-part lecture series, Kaleidoscope Playhouse, Victoria, January - February 1998.

  • Victoria as an EcoCity, University of Victoria, 1997.

  • Edmonton as an EcoCity, 2000 – 2015, Sustainable Edmonton Conference, 1996.

  • Conference facilitator, Sustainable Edmonton Conference, 1995.

  • The Birth of a Sustainable Economy in the Moray Firth, Scotland, 2000 – 2015, Findhorn International Ecovillages Conference, Scotland, 1995. (www.ic.org/pnp/dauncey.html)