Industry Speed Connect

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Event Location: 
CASES Atrium

On Thursday, October 18, 2018, Lakehead University, through the Economic Development & Innovation office, invites all NSERC-eligible researchers to participate in a new and entertaining networking breakfast event, Industry SPEED Connect.

Industry SPEED Connect is being held in partnership with the Lakehead University’s annual Engineering Career Fair at the Thunder Bay campus.

SPEED is designed to provide an opportunity for business and industry to connect with students, researchers and faculty members from Lakehead University’s Engineering departments.


8:15am - Registration and breakfast – Faculty Lounge
9:00am – Industry SPEED Connect begins – CASES Building
9:45am – Wrap Up and Thank you to all those who attended

10:00am – Businesses participating in the Engineering Career Fair walk to the AGORA.

A representative from NSERC will also be in attendance and have an opportunity to present funding opportunities relevant to research and industry collaborations.

Date:       Thursday, October 18, 2018
Time:        8:15 am
Location:  Breakfast – Faculty Lounge

                 SPEED event – CASES Building, Ingenuity Alley

Register: By Friday, October 12 using Eventbrite:

Special notes: Space is limited, Complimentary hot breakfast

Questions, feel free to call Kelly Fettes at 343-8871 or email
For event poster, please click here.