Science and innovation in BC: What’s on your agenda?

From sustainability to technology to science education to health care, what are the key innovation opportunities and challenges facing BC? What investments will boost our economy and improve British Columbians’ quality of life? Listen as a panel of UBC researchers highlight key science and tech issues in the lead up to BC’s 2017 election.

This event took place February 21, 2017, at Science World at Telus World of Science in Vancouver, BC


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Dr. George Bluman, BSc'64 - Professor Emeritus, Mathematics, UBC
Dr. Kai Chan - Professor, Institute for Resources, Environment & Sustainability
Dr. Jennifer Gardy, BSc'00 - Senior Scientist at the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control; Assistant Professor, UBC School of Population and Public Health; Associate Member, Microbiology & Immunology; Canada Research Chair in Public Health Genomics
Dr. Andrew Warfield, MSc'01 - Associate Professor and Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, Department of Computer Science, UBC Faculty of Science