Applied Research and Innovation Day 2017

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You are invited to join industry leaders, students, instructors and researchers for our first-annual Applied Research & Innovation Day to celebrate student applied research and our research partnerships at Red River College (RRC).

Date: Thursday, April 6

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Venue: Notre Dame Campus

*REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. MORNING SHOWCASE OPEN TO PUBLIC*

EVENT FEATURES:

9:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

PUBLIC

Student Showcase & Research Facility Tours

This morning segment is public and open to all!

LOCATIONBuilding C hallway outside of the library at the Notre Dame CampusMap here.

Noon to 1:45 p.m.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Networking Luncheon with guest MC Ace Burpee!

Keynote Speaker (Todd Burns, President, Cypher Environmental Ltd.)

Student Quick-Pitch Competition with guest judges Jeff Ryzner, Tracey Maconachie, Martin Cash and Freyja Arnason.

2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Concurrent Research Forums

Choose one of two concurrent research forums, including the Paul Charette – Manitoba Applied Research Chair in Sustainable Construction forum, as well as sessions on aerospace and manufacturing.

Detailed program HERE.

Join us for one event, or stay for the day!

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

Industry:

  • Identify research and innovation opportunities at RRC
  • Connect with fellow business leaders, as well as sector supporters and federal research funders
  • Prospect some of RRC’s best and brightest students
  • Learn how RRC can be your partner in research and innovation!

Students/Graduates:

  • Present your research projects to potential employers and fellow students
  • Learn about doing research at RRC
  • Support your fellow students presenting in the Showcase

Sector supporters

  • Connect with innovation-minded businesses, academic research leaders, and potential employees
  • Learn how RRC is a growing player in Manitoba’s innovation ecosystem
  • Enjoy the Student Research Showcase and Presentation Competition

 

Foundational Sponsors:

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