Undergraduate Student Research Conference

Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Agora (posters) and Senate Chambers (oral presentations)

This year we again are highlighting the significant amount of quality research being performed by undergraduate students at Lakehead.

The annual Undergraduate Research Conference is held during each Research and Innovation Week.

This year's event will continue to involve both poster displays (in the Lakehead University Agora) and oral presentations (in the Lakehead University Senate Chambers) from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on February 26, 2019.

Undergraduate Student Research Conference - Poster SessionThe Oral and Poster Presentations will be peer-reviewed by all participants, and the winners from each Faculty will be invited to lunch with Lakehead University’s President, Dr. Moira McPherson, at a later date in the Faculty Lounge.


Deadline to register: February 9, 2019

Registration forms:

2019 Theme: Rise of the Machines

In an ever-evolving world, technology is intimately integrated into our personal and professional lives. Many of our livelihoods now depend on machines or smart technology, and our future demands higher technological awareness. There are many benefits to technological advances, but are there also pitfalls? Hand-held devices, artificial intelligence, precision medicine, and the ethics of genetic engineering… Is our world improved or hindered by The Rise of the Machines?
 Undergraduate Student Research Conference 2019