STEM Careers Conference

Voyage Science’s STEM Careers Conference will be held virtually from February 22 to 24. Each day will cover a different aspect of STEM, with pertinent events being held in relation to that field during that day. 

For more details on speakers, workshops and the university student panel, visit the conference details page below.

Day 1: Healthcare

February 22nd

Day 1 primarily covers the field of healthcare, with guest speakers Dr. Giulio DiDiodato, Dr. Martin Gibala and Dr. Gillian Goward. Furthermore, a resume writing workshop will be offered for STEM in general by Michelle Reyes from Geotab.

Time Event
3:00-3:10 Introduction
3:10-3:40 COVID-19 Response with Dr. DiDiodato
3:45-4:15 Speaker: Dr. Giulio DiDiodato
4:20-4:50 Speaker: Dr. Martin Gibala
4:55-5:25 Speaker: Dr. Gillian Goward
5:30-6:00 Workshop: Resume Writing
6:00-6:05 Closing Remarks

Day 2: Technology

February 23rd

Day 2 covers the field of technology, with esteemed speakers Sabina Martin, Fadi Bahodi, Drew Gibson and Dr. Joanne Atlee. Our innovative Python workshop will also be hosted. 

Time Event
3:00-3:10 Introduction
3:10-3:40 Speaker: Sabina Martin
3:45-4:15 Speaker: Fadi Bahodi
4:20-4:50 Workshop: Programming in Python
4:55-5:25 Speaker: Drew Gibson
5:30-6:00 Speaker: Dr. Joanne Atlee
6:00-6:05 Closing Remarks

Day 3: Science

February 24th

Day 3 covers the field of science, with guest speakers Dr. Philip Britz-McKibbin, Dr. Brad Bass and Dr. Ayse Turak. Our university student panel with students from a variety of fields will also be held on Day 3. 

Time Event
3:00-3:10 Introduction
3:10-3:40 Speaker: Dr. Philip Britz-McKibbin
3:45-4:15 Speaker: Dr. Brad Bass
4:20-4:50 Speaker: Dr. Ayse Turak
4:55-6:00 University Student Panel
6:00-6:05 Closing Remarks