Events

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November 3, 2018
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 5:00 PM
For: Students For: Teachers/Parents

STEMFest

General STEM, Conference
NEW Halifax Convention Centre

November 3-10th, 2018 the International Festival of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) is coming to Halifax. Be part of STEMFest 2018 as Nova Scotia celebrates the innovations of STEM and the value of creativity in the innovation process. STEMFest is a collection of conferences and events exploring social, industry, and economic development through the world of STEM education and innovation.

Come visit the WISEatlantic booth during the Youth Event, November 6-9, from 11:50-12:30pm. We will also be doing a session for the Skills Canada Nova Scotia Skilled Futures event on Nov. 6th during STEMfest.

WISEatlantic Chair, Dr. Franz-Odendaal, will be moderating the Towards a Diverse Workforce Panel during the Industry Conference on Nov. 7th from 10:30-11:30pm.

There are many great public events taking place during STEMfest, be sure to check out the full schedule at stemfest2018.ca

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November 2, 2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Science, Public
Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre Common Area, Room 338

WISEatlantic and Science Atlantic are pleased to bring you a public talk by Dr. Heather Reader, Assistant Professor in Chemistry at Memorial University. Dr. Reader is a Marine Chemist who is broadly interested in the biogeochemical dynamics of marine dissolved organic matter (DOM).

Heather will be speaking about her participation in the TRANSARC II expedition to the central Arctic Ocean to investigate the dynamics of DOM as it transits from the Siberian Shelf to the Fram Strait.

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November 2, 2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Women in Science Speaker Tour - Dr. Reader

Science, Public
Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre Common Area, Room 338

WISEatlantic and Science Atlantic are pleased to bring you a public talk by Dr. Heather Reader, Assistant Professor in Chemistry at Memorial University. Dr. Reader is a Marine Chemist who is broadly interested in the biogeochemical dynamics of marine dissolved organic matter (DOM).

Heather will be speaking about her participation in the TRANSARC II expedition to the central Arctic Ocean to investigate the dynamics of DOM as it transits from the Siberian Shelf to the Fram Strait.