18th Institute for Natural Resources Law Teachers

- in Banff, Alberta, Canada

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Banff, AB T1L 1H5

Past Event


Join fellow natural resource law professors in Banff for the 18th Institute for Natural Resources Law Teachers. This year’s timely program of topics relevant to the instruction of natural resources law commences with an all-day educational field trip to the Columbia Icefields and Banff National Park to discuss the implications of climate change, the challenge of multiple use of public lands, park ecosystem protection and management challenges, and the activities of Indigenous peoples dating back at least 10,500 years.

Panel sessions include Teaching Comparative Climate Law; CSR and Social License to Operate in the Natural Resources Industry; Comparative Energy Production and Delivery; Cross-Border Perspectives on Environmental Governance; Animal Rights & Environmental and Natural Resources Law; Indigenous Rights and North American Natural Resource Activity; Risk, Innovative Technology, and Climate Change—the Law of Climate Engineering; and Comparative Water Law: Water and Climate Change. Speakers include a Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.

IEL Law School Members are entitled to travel reimbursement for attendance at the institute.

Presented by

  • University of Albert Faculty of Law
  • American Bar Association
  • University of Calgary Faculty of Law, Canadian Institute of Resources Law, Institut canadien du droit des ressources
  • Energy & Mineral Law Foundation
  • Institute for Energy Law
  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation

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Overnight Accommodations

Reserve your room at the Banff Centre:

  • Lloyd Hall (standard):  CAN $140/night
  • Professional Development Centre (superior):  CAN $190/night

Plus taxes and a CAN $15 per person per night facility fee.  If you are not staying at the Banff Centre, there will be a facility charge of CAN $30 per person per day plus tax for two days of the conference.

Tel: 1-800-884-7574 | Email: reservations@banffcentre.ca. Reference “RMM1705” when making reservations by phone or email.  Email info@rmmlf.org with any questions or problems.

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