Schedule of Events (Thunder Bay)

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Wednesday, February 26
Thunder Bay Opening Ceremonies
 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
 Lakehead University Faculty Lounge
Friday, February 28
Journey of a Data Scientist: Using AI, Machine Learning and Big Data to Solve Problems
 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
 CASES Atrium
Saturday, February 29
Lakehead University’s Festival of Ideas at Intercity Shopping Centre
 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
 Intercity Shopping Centre
How has the internet changed the way we think about creativity?
 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
 Brodie St Public Library
Monday, March 2
Undergraduate Student Research Conference
 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
 Lakehead University Agora / Senate Chambers
"Research Outside the Box" Panel Discussion
 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
 Faculty Lounge
"Let us be like Finns": Finland as the Role Model for Estonia
 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
 ATAC 5036
Tim Caulfield: Battling the Bunk Machines: Health in the Era of Celebrity, Social Media & Twisted Facts
 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  ATAC 1003 Lakehead University
Tuesday, March 3
Graduate Student Conference - Three Minute Thesis
 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
 Faculty Lounge
Faculty Research Day
 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
 Lakehead University Agora
Celebrating Our Authors
 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
 Chancellor Paterson Library 5002
Guided Art Tour with Dr. Pauline Sameshima
 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
 CASES Building
Improving Healthcare in Northwestern Ontario with Technology: A Panel Discussion
 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
 CASES Atrium
A Free Public Presentation by Dr. Nancy Langston: Climate Change, Policy Choices, and the Future of Woodland Caribou
 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 ATAC 1003 Lakehead University
Wednesday, March 4
Northern IGNITE
 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
 Lakehead University Faculty Lounge
Graduate Student Conference - Poster Presentations
 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
 Lakehead University Agora
Paleo-DNA and Instrumentation Lab Tours
 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
 Paleo-DNA and Instrumentation Labs
Research and Innovation Week Postdoctoral Fellows Poster Competition
 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  Lakehead University Agora
Resurgent Reading Practices: Indigenous and Anishinaabe Literature Book Clubs in Northwestern Ontario
 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
 ATAC 5036 (Thunder Bay) / OA 2005 (Orillia)
Business and Reconciliation: Educate, Reflect, Act
 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
 Lakehead University Faculty Lounge
Calm Your Creative Mind A Showing of "The Theory of Everything" movie
 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
 CASES FB 2023- Ingenuity Connection Theatre
Panel: Basic Income as Creative Solution to Income Inequality?
 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
 Lakehead University Faculty Lounge
Thursday, March 5
Music Creation and Performance
 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
 Recital Hall - MV 1002
Distinguished Researcher Talk: Dr. Michel S. Beaulieu: "Louis St-Laurent: Canada’s Last Big Vision, and Forgotten, Prime Minister"
 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
 Senate Chambers
15th Annual Research and Innovation Week Awards Reception
 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
 Lakehead University Agora
Wednesday, March 11
SOSCIP Workshop
 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
 Room E119 (Georgian College) / Via Zoom (Orillia) / Via Zoom (Thunder Bay)