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Date: Sunday May 25th, 9:30AM – 4:00PM

Registration Fee: $75 (CAD)

Description: This 1-day satellite will consist of short presentations from speakers representing a variety of sectors, discussing how they go to where they are, and offering advice to trainees interested in entering industry or government. Ample time will also be provided for informal interactions with the speakers.

Please note that this satellite meeting is limited to the first 100 people who register.

May 25 – Itinerary

9:30 – 9:45Introduction and welcome
Brian Corneil, organizer, U Western Ontario
Presentation slides (PDF)
9:45 – 10:15Mark Patterson
Executive Director, eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd
View Mark Patterson’s profile
Presentation slides (PDF)
10:15 – 10:45Andrew Klein
Senior Sales Engineer, Plexon Inc
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10:45 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 11:30Ian Brown, PhD
Co-founder and Vice-President, BKIN Technologies
View Ian Brown’s profile
Presentation slides (PDF)
11:30 – 12:00Alison Fenney, PhD
Senior Lead Industry Relations, Ontario Brain Institute
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12:00 – 1:30Lunch
1:30 – 2:00Carol Yin, PhD
Yinsight Inc.
View Carol Yin’s profile
2:00 – 2:30Nathalie Gendron, PhD
Assistant Director, CIHR Institute of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction
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2:30 – 3:00Coffee break
3:00 – 3:30Daniel Larocque, PhD
Project Leader, R&D Innovation and CD Laval, GSK Vaccines
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3:30 – 4:00Simon Bousquet, PhD
Director, Business Development, Mitacs
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Presentation slides (PDF)