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Wednesday, April 01, 2015 6:30 PM • Sheraton Hotel - 600 Hwy 7 E, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2
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Status of Science in Canada and New Frontiers of Science in Society

Wed, April 1st, 2015 6:30 PM, Sheraton Hotel - 600 Hwy 7 E, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2


This presentation will discuss the input to and output from the science enterprise in Canada in comparison with other nations. It will also explore the position of science in the 21st century in relation to the rest of society, the challenges and the opportunities facing scientific community.

Science today, impacts every aspect of our society including the economy, public policy and politics, international affairs, social innovation, communications and more. The ever-changing nature of science along with transformative technological advances and fundamental changes in our world, have all affected the nature of the interaction between science and society. Scientific community needs to be prepared for new paradigms in its relationship with society.

About the Speaker: 

Dr Mehrdad Hariri is the founder and CEO of the Canadian Science Policy Centre, a not for profit organization working as a virtual HUB for science technology and innovation policy in the Canada.

First national annual Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC), a forum dedicated to the Canadian Science Technology and Innovation (STI) Policy issues. The CSPC is the largest national multi-disciplinary and multi-sector conference in Canada, engaging hundreds of organizations and individuals from across the country, various disciplines and industry sectors to discuss the most pressing issues in Canadian Science Policy. 

For more info about Mehrdad and event registration please go to event page here.

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