Science and Sustainability Conference

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
OA 2017

Conference Programme


3-3:10 pm – Welcome (Dr. Florin Pendea)


3:10-3:25 - Advancing Sustainability Research in the 21st Century (Rosario Turvey and Sreekumari Kurissery)

3:30-3:45 - Impact of soil temperature and depth on Hypholoma fasciculare growth during winter in pine plantations located in Simcoe County, Ontario (Ryan Stevens, Gerardo Reyes, and Nandakumar Kanavillil)

3:50-4:05 – Historical rates of carbon sequestration in the wetlands of Lake Simcoe Watershed (Florin Pendea, Nanda Kanavillil, Sree Kurissery, Francesco Montesano, Darren Johnston, Claudia Godden)

4:10-4:25 - Effect of temperature and pH on the effectiveness of Hypholoma spp and Phlebiopsis gigantea as biocontrols for Armillaria ostoyae and Heterobasiodion irregulare (Navjot Kaur, Gerardo Reyes, & Nanda Kanavillil)

4:30-4:45 - Examining the impact of technology in the classroom on post-secondary science student motivation and success: a meta-analysis (Gerardo Reyes & Deanna Holt-Schmitt)

4:50-5:00 – Q & A