Ian graduated with a master’s degree in Chemical Engineering with a specialization in Environment from Polytechnique Montréal. He also has a graduate degree in sustainable development from Université du Québec à Chicoutimi. For over nine years, he has worked as a climate change advisor for the City of Laval. Ian’s main mandate is to develop, plan and ensure the implementation of Ville de Laval’s climate change strategy. He works on projects aimed at reducing GHG emissions, such as sustainable mobility and green constructions. Ian has been involved in climate change issues for over 15 years. He believes that local governments, such as municipalities, have a key role to play in effectively fighting climate change and adapting to it.
Moderator – Technical session | Financing of municipalities