Applied Research and Innovation Day Program
|9:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
|Student Research Showcase & Faculty Tours
Optional Research Facility Tours:
|11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
|Networking & Transition Break
| 12:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
|Networking Luncheon with MC Ace Burpee!
Expert judges panel including Winnipeg Free Press reporter Martin Cash, Research Manitoba’s Freyja Arnason and North Forge President Jeff Ryzner.
|1:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.||Networking & Transition Break
| 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
|Concurrent Research Forums
The Paul Charette – Manitoba Applied Research Chair in Sustainable Construction Forum (2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.).
Presentation by Research Chair Shokry Rashwan with review and plans for the future; presentations by students and a panel discussion on Leed and Green Standards!
“Aerospace & Manufacturing: Learn How We Can Be Your Partner in Innovation” (2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.).
Interactive overview of current capacity as well as future plans, including some $8-million worth of additional technologies and capabilities that will be available to Manitoba’s manufacturing and aerospace sectors in the coming years.
“VTEC: Innovation and Applied Research in Transportation” (2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.).
Excellent opportunity to learn how Red River College can help increase research capacity for small and medium-sized enterprises and how VTEC is partnering with large players like New Flyer.