Elodie Jacquet


Pronouns: she/her

Elodie Jacquet is the Manager of Knowledge and Practice at Simon Fraser University’s Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue. She has been working with the Centre and other clients from all levels of government on a variety of engagement processes for the past 15 years. She has developed and refined her convening and facilitation skills in a wide variety of dialogues, from Canada’s World, a national citizen engagement initiative on foreign policy, to the National Reconciliation Gatherings, the Citizens’ Dialogue on Canada’s Energy Future or the community guided dialogues for the National inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. She was the lead investigator on the Inclusion in Open Government report for the Government of Canada as well as a peer-reviewer for the 4th Open Government Plan. She currently leads the Centre’s work on climate engagement and equity. Her team received both the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Canada and the IAP2 International Core Values Award for research project of the year in 2021 for their guide Beyond Inclusion: Equity in Public Engagement.

Elodie holds a Master’s on Global Climate and Energy Policy from SOAS, University of London and degrees in behavioural biology from Université Paris XIII Nord.