Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 12:00 ET

CIC Talks


“Learning in the online classroom”

Alison Flynn, MCIC
University of Ottawa

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 12:00 ET

CIC Talks


“Taking labs into cyberspace”

Rashmi Venkateswaran
University of Ottawa

Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 12:00 ET

CIC Talks

Professional Development

“NSERC grant programs”

Talk by NSERC
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, NSERC

Meeting a critical need in a supercritical way

It has been almost a decade since Gisele Azimi was pursuing post-doctoral work at MIT, where she realized just how dependent our technology was becoming on rare earth elements, which pose significant environmental and economic challenges as they are being processed into components for everything from cell phone sensors to wind turbine generators. “We are...

Innovating along a linear path

It has been a decade since the world grappled with the challenge posed by Canada’s aging nuclear reactor, the NRU, which at one point was producing almost half of the global supply of Molybdenum 99, an isotope used in millions of medical scans every year. The reactor was finally retired in 2018, but a concerted...

On-line teaching – by the book

Join us at 12 pm Wednesday 17 June 2020 for CIC Talks, featuring University of Ottawa Chemistry Professor Alison Flynn. Go to CIC Virtual to attend this event on Zoom. When the next university semester begins this fall, there may be some classrooms on campus that actually contain people. But these will be in the...

The Chemical Institute of Canada works to advance the principles and practices of the chemical sciences for the betterment of society through four focuses: