Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar

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Date: 
Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00
Location: 
Queen’s University Club, 168 Stuart St, Kingston

10:00am - François Rouget FRSC, Department of French Studies, Queen’s University
Ronsard by Himself: the promotion of a poet in XVIth century France

11:00am - Guy Narbonne FRSC, Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen’s University
The Emergence of Animals: a paleontological perspective

12:00pm - Reception and Principal’s Luncheon

2:00pm - Karin Hinzer, College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, Centre for Research in Photonics, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa
Next Generation Solar Cells and Systems

3:00pm - George Lovell FRSC, Department of Geography and Planning, Queen’s University
Patrimony Lost: the whereabouts of Guatemalan documentary treasures             

4:00pm - Open Discussion

The seminar and lunch for Fellows, guests and visitors are supported financially by contributions from the Royal Society of Canada, the Principal of Queen’s University, individual donors and a charge of $30 per person. The talks are open to the university community and the public. 

We look forward to welcoming you to this year’s RSC Seminar, Pierre du Prey FRSC (Queen’s Art) and Michael Sayer FRSC (Queen’s Physics), Co-Chairs.

Please register your attendance as soon as convenient and for the lunch by April 6th, 2016 by an email to Michael Sayer at sayerm@physics.queensu.ca, a telephone message to (613) 531-4853. Payment for the lunch is taken at the door.

Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar