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CSPC annual forum 2018

Shaping science policy to improve equity, diversity and inclusion / Façonner les politiques scientifiques pour favoriser l'équité, la diversité, et l'inclusion
Wednesday, November 7 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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  • Moderator: Maryse Lassonde, President, Conseil supérieur de l’éducation (Government of Quebec)
  • Mary-Rose Bradley-Gill, Vice-President External Relations, Science & Policy Exchange
  • Shirley Malcom, Director, Education and Human Resources Programs, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Denise O’Neil Green, Vice-President, Equity and Community Inclusion, Ryerson University
  • Serge Villemure, Director, Scholarships, Fellowships and Chairs for Women and Science in Engineering, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council


Granting agencies and participatory science in Canada / Organismes subventionnaires et science participative au Canada
Thursday, November 8 • 8:30am - 10:00am
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  • Véronique Morin, Science Journalist
  • Marc Fortin, Vice-President, Research and Partnerships, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • Ted Hewitt, President, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
  • Serge Marchand, Scientific Director, Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS)
  • Louise Poissant, Scientific Director, Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture (FRQSC)
  • Michael J. Strong, President, Canadian Institutes of Health Research


The many ways in which the next generation can be involved in the governance of research
Thursday, November 8 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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  • Moderator: Paul Dufour, Fellow and Adjunct Professor, Institute for Science, Society and Policy in the University of Ottawa
  • Blake Freier, PhD Student, University of Waterloo
  • Tina Gruosso, Postdoctoral Fellow, Goodman Cancer Research Center, McGill University
  • Donna Kirkwood, Chief Scientist, Natural Resources Canada
  • Madison Rilling, PhD Student, Université Laval