Lakehead University’s Festival of Ideas at Intercity Shopping Centre

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Intercity Shopping Centre

Free Public Event for Families & People of All Ages:  Lakehead University’s Festival of Ideas

  • At Intercity Shopping Centre
  • Part of Lakehead University’s 2020 Research and Innovation Week
Lakehead University's annual Research and Innovation Week will include a Festival of Ideas at Intercity Shopping Centre on Saturday February 29th, 2020, from 10am-6pm.  This is an opportunity for the entire community to come see, learn and experiment with some of Lakehead's amazing scholars, scientists and students. The Festival of Ideas  will build on this year's Research and Innovation theme of ‘Our Creative Mind’.  Together, we imagine, innovate, and discover ways through our research to improve our lives, and better our world.  

EXPLORE the world of science, technology, creativity and discovery.  IMAGINE yourself as a future innovator!

• Fun activities, include: flying drones, virtual reality, science experiments, engineering technology and green energy, music concert, Indigenous fashion show, DNA testing, neuroscience, AI and more ...
• Find Wolfie for a selfie & ask how you can win a great prize, including tickets to a Thunderwolves hockey game & a free week at Superior Science Camp!

Festival of Ideas February 29


 Wolfie at Intercity


Remember to participate in our Passport Draw for a chance to win prizes!

 Research and Innovation Week Display

Research and Innovation Exhibitions/Displays

  • Aboriginal Mentorship Program
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Chemistry
    • (MRI, Hyperpolarized Noble Gas and Inert Fluorinated gas MRI Research Group)
  • Department of English
  • Department of Languages
  • Department of Music
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Indigenous Fashion Show
  • Natural Resources Management
  • Neuroscience Research Interest Group
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • Paleo-DNA lab
    • (Paternity and Relationship Testing, DNA Training, Ancient DNA Testing)
  • School of Kinesiology
  • Superior Science

Fashion Show Poster