McDowell, G. (March 9, 2019) Situating ‘peak water’: Lived experiences of glacio-hydrological change in the high mountains of Nepal. Western Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers. Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
McDowell, G., Huggel, C., Frey, H., Wang, F., Cramer, K., Ricciardi, V. (October 23, 2018) Adaptation and the Challenge of Climate Change in Glaciated Mountain Regions: A Global Progress Report. World Mountain Forum. Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
McDowell, G. & Koppes, M. (August 4, 2017) Robust adaptation research in high mountains: Integrating the scientific, social, and ecological dimensions of glacio-hydrological change. International Forum of Social Sciences: Interdisciplinary dialogues about climate change, disasters and, governance. Cusco, Peru.
McDowell, G. (June 10, 2017) Ideas of North. Le Centre des arts actuels Skol. Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
McDowell, G. & Koppes, M. (May 30, 2017) Principles for Successful Adaptation to ‘Peak Water’ in Glaciated Watersheds. Canadian Geophysical Union Annual Conference. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
McDowell, G. (March 15, 2017) Researching and photographing the cascading effects of glacial change in high mountains. PhDs Go Public - Human(e) Interactions with the Environment. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
McDowell, G. (September 12, 2016) Picturing High Places in the Anthropocene: Continuity and Change in High Mountains and the Arctic. Liu Institute for Global Issues. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
McDowell, G. (October 7, 2015) Towards a systematic understanding of climate change adaptation in glaciated mountain regions. Mountains of Our Future Earth Conference. Perth, Scotland.
McDowell, G. (May 8, 2015) What we know, do not know, and need to know about climate change adaptation in high mountain socio-ecological systems. Thinking Mountains. Jasper, Alberta, Canada.
McDowell, G., Ford, J., Jones, J., Kitching, K. (December 8, 2014) The dynamics of climate change vulnerability in the southern Baffin region, Nunavut. Arctic Change. Ottawa, Canada.
McDowell, G. (May 23, 2014) A systematic review of climate change adaptation in glaciated mountain regions. World Mountain Forum. Cusco, Peru.
McDowell, G., Carey, M., Huggel, C., Kargel, J. (April 30, 2014) Social dimensions of vulnerability to glacier-hydrology hazards in Nepal and Peru. European Geosciences Union General Assembly. Vienna, Austria.
McDowell, G. (December 12, 2013) The Socio-Ecological Dimensions of Hydrocarbon Development in the Disko Bay Region of Greenland: Opportunities, Risks, and Tradeoffs. ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
McDowell, G. (December 5, 2012). Social Network Analysis as an Aid to Landscape-scale Conservation. Great Northern Landscape Conservation Cooperative. Webinar.
McDowell, G. (April 15, 2011). The Human Dimensions of Climate Change in the Khumbu Region of Nepal: Implications of Hydrological Modification. American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA, USA.
McDowell, G. (March 4, 2011). Regional Implications of Global Environmental Change: The Case of Khumbu, Nepal. McGill Sustainability Research Symposium. Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
McDowell, G. (November 20, 2010). De-Abstracting Climate Change. TEDx. Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
McDowell, G. (October 15, 2010). The Human Dimensions of Climate Change in the Khumbu Region of Nepal: Implications of Hydrological Modification. McGill Undergraduate Research Conference. Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
McDowell, G., Thomlinson, A. (principal participants) (May 17, 2010). Inuit Hunters Trudging New Trails around Frobisher Bay. CBC News (television). Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada.
McDowell, G. (April 14, 2010). Real-time Monitoring of Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation of Inuit Hunters: The Iqaluit Land-Use Mapping Project. American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting. Washington D.C., USA.