This is an archive of Canada at AAAS 2013.

Press Breakfast

  • February 17 - 7:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
  • Location - Hynes Convention Center Room 200

This sponsored breakfast is presented by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (innovation.ca). Canadian researchers are leading the way in fields as diverse as quantum computing, water and drought, neuropsychology and arctic research. Join four of Canada’s top researchers as they provide updates on their latest work and results.

Louis Fortier, Canada Research Chair on the Response of Arctic Marine Ecosystems to Climate Change, Université Laval, Quebec City, Canada
Canada’s Arctic Opportunity, Research and Development in the North

Maryse Lassonde, Scientific Director, Quebec Nature and Technologies granting agency, Adjunct Professor, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Concussions in Canada’s Favorite Game: Impacts of Head injuries on Professional Hockey Players

David Cory, Canada Excellence Research Chair in Quantum Information Processing, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Quantum Devices: A Driver of Future Canadian Innovation

Howard Wheater, Canada Excellence Research Chair in Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Water Security: Canadian Lessons for a Global Problem

This sponsored breakfast is an information and networking opportunity in support of the AAAS Annual Meeting Newsroom.