Speakers and Activities

Check-in at the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre. 

Time Activity
8:30 am Arrival/Check-in [KC Irving Centre]
9:00 Welcome [KC Irving Centre Auditorium]
Dr. Graham Daborn, Professor Emeritus, Acadia Centre for Estuarine Research
9:15 Confirming Gut Instincts, Discovering New Knowledge
Dr. Danny Silver, Jodrey School of Computer Science
10:00 Morning Break
10:15 Tidal Power: Life in the Fast Lane
Dr. Anna Redden, Department of Biology and Acadia Tidal Energy Institute
11:00

Move to Elliott Hall

11:15

Chemistry Show [221 Elliott Hall]
Dr. Matthew Lukeman, Department of Chemistry

12:00 pm Lunch Break [Wheelock Dining Hall]
1:00 Introduction to Data Analytics challenge [KC Irving Centre Auditorium]
1:10 Scientists, Engineers, and Kinesiologists Working Together and Using Motion Capture for Advanced Sport Analyses
Dr. Scott Landry, School of Kinesiology
1:55 Pseudoscience
Dr. Matthew Lukeman, Department of Chemistry
2:40 Afternoon Break
Move to Patterson Hall, Room 107
3:00 Data Analytics Challenge [Patterson Hall, Room 107] 
4:00 Knowledge & Discovery Session, Review Results
Dr. Danny Silver, Jodrey School of Computer Science
4:15

Wrap-up & Evaluations 
Dr. Graham Daborn, Professor Emeritus, Acadia Centre for Estuarine Research

4:30

Departure [Patterson Hall lobby]

Optional Campus Tour
 [Departure from University Hall] — please indicate your interest when completing the Registration Form

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