Biography - Alanna Mitchell

Alanna MitchellAlanna Mitchell

Independent Journalist and Author
“Sea Sick: The Global Ocean in Crisis”

Alanna Mitchell was a reporter at The Globe and Mail for 14 years, covering social science and science, and a reporter at The Financial Post for three years before that, covering financial markets, real estate and banking. Alanna is the author of two books on environmental science. The most recent, just out this year and an international best-seller, is “Sea Sick: The Global Ocean in Crisis”. Currently, Alanna is an independent journalist and author.

Symposium Panelists & Presentations
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Symposium Speakers

George Dietrich, President, SPACE Canada
John Mankins, CO-Chair, IAA Study Group
Nobuyuki Kaya, CO-Chair, IAA Study Group

International Policy Forum
Bob McDonald, Master of Ceremonies
Hon. John Milloy,
Marc Garneau

Dan Fortin, Key Note Speaker

PANEL: Space-Based Solutions to Earth-Bound Problems
Richard Peltier
Bryan Erb
Wael Almazeedi

PANEL: From Space Research to Commercialization
Ted Hewitt
Kieran Carroll
Robert Zee

PRESENTATION: Entrepreneurs in Space
Bob Richards

PANEL: Space Policy
John Siebert
Ram Jakhu

MEDIA PANEL: Political Will and
Public Perception

Peter Calamai
Stephen Strauss
Iain Carson
Alanna Mitchell