Innovation Saskatchewan is hosting the first annual SPARK Night on November 14, 2017!
The focus for this year’s SPARK Night will be on health research.
The night will consist of:
- Matchmaking & networking opportunities;
- Research poster showcase; and
- Keynote presentation.
This is a free event for university, polytechnic and institute researchers to attend. Complimentary food and drinks will be provided for all the attendees.
IS will be providing seed funding for 5 collaborative research proposals ($5,000 each) resulting from SPARK Night. Proposals put forth by groups of two or more researchers from different organizations (institutes or academic centres) will be eligible to compete for the 5 awards. Proponents must have been in attendance of the event to apply for the award
- 5:30pm – Doors open: Networking, drinks and snacks
- 6:00pm – Opening speech
- 6:10pm – Keynote speaker: The value of collaborative research
- 6:30pm – Matchmaking event (Researcher Speed Dating)
- 7:30pm – Networking
- 8:45pm – Closing speech
- 9:00pm – Doors close
The event will be held at Louis Loft (93 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, SK).
To register, visit: www.picatic.com/sparknight