David T. Suzuki, Ph.D., Chair of the David Suzuki Foundation, is an award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster. David has received consistently high acclaim for his 30 years of award-winning work in broadcasting, explaining the complexities of science in a compelling, easily understood way. He is well known to millions as the host of the CBC’s popular science television series, The Nature of Things. He has received numerous awards, including the Roger Tory Peterson Award from Harvard University. He is a Companion of the Order of Canada and a member of the Order of British Columbia. He has received eighteen honorary doctorates—twelve from Canada, four from the United States and two from Australia. First Nations have honoured him with six names, formal adoption by two tribes, and made him an honorary member of the Dehcho First Nations. The author of 43 books, David is recognized as a world leader in sustainable ecology. He lives with his wife, Dr. Tara Cullis, and two daughters in Vancouver.

Festival Event:
David Suzuki: The Legacy Lecture

September 27, 2010 @ 7:30
Dominion Chalmers United Church, 355 Cooper

Festivals: 2005 (Year Round), 2007 (spring)

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