Research Funding Fair

Presentation Schedule

All presentations will take place in ECHA (Edmonton Clinic Health Academy), 11405-87 Avenue NW on November 22, 2018.

Registration for presentations is required and will close on November 20. Close to the fair, we will remind you of the sessions you registered in.

Please visit our presentation description page for bios and overviews.

Please note: The Agricultural Funding Consortium presentation, originally scheduled for 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m., is cancelled. Also, due to demand, we the Alberta Innovates is moving to a larger room. The new location is Room L1-220 (basement).

Tri-Agency sessions are also available online. Please see online session links below and instructions on how to sign in at the bottom of this page.

Register for Presentations

Time and Location Funding Presentation
8:30 a.m - 8:50 a.m.
Room 1-182
Opening remarks Lorraine Deydey, Director, Research Services Office & Laura Beard, Associate Vice President (Research), Social Sciences and Humanities - View Opening Remarks Program
9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Room 2-140

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) - Presenter: Dominque Lalonde

View live session online

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Room 1-153
Undergraduate Research Initiative - Presenters: Crystal Snyder & Navita Kalra
9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Room 1-131
Wildlife Habitat Canada - Presenter: Travis Ripley
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Room 1-182

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) - Presenter: Frank Nolan

View live session online

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Room 1-152
Kule Institute for Advanced Studies (KIAS) - Presenter: Geoffrey Rockwell
11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Room 2-140

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) - Presenters: Lina Crompton & Genevieve Truchon

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11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Room 1-153
Defence Research and Development Canada and Horizon 2020 (DRDC) - Presenter: Roscoe Klinck
1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Room 1-190
Genome Alberta - Presenter: Ryan Mercer
1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Room 2-140

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) - Presenters: Lina Crompton & Genevieve Truchon

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1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Room 2-150
Mitacs - Presenter: Eric Loo
1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Room 1-153
TEC Edmonton - Presenter: Joanna Preston
2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Room 2-150

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) - Presenter: Frank Nolan

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2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Room 1-152
Alberta Labour - Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) - Presenters: Karina Thomas & Katherine Launier
2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Room 1-131
Risk Management Services - Presenters: Michelle Rooker & Andrew Cooper
3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Room 2-140

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) - Presenter: Dominque Lalonde

View live session online

3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Room L1-220 (basement)

Alberta Innovates - Presenter: Kirk Rockwell
3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Room 1-131
University of Alberta Libraries - Presenter: James Doiron

Instructions to Join Online Tri-Agency Sessions Presentations

  1. Locate the presentation you'd like to join in the table above and click the online session link or copy and paste it into the address bar of your browser.

  2. Type your name in the Guest field  and click "Enter room".

  3. If you are asked to download the "Adobe Connect Add-in", please do so and install it. The Adobe Connect session should start automatically when finished but you may have to click the blue “Launch Adobe Connect” button in the download screen or "Open with Adobe Connect Add-in" or “Open URL...”.

Note: For Mac users, once you download and install the add-in, you may need to restart the browser (especially noted with Chrome) and go to the link again. There should be a small pop-up window (might be hiding behind the download page) with a blue "Open adobeconnectaddin" button. Click that to start the session. 

Using headphones may help your listening experience if your speakers are poor.