World Federation of
Science Journalists

Meet the Experts (Exhibits)

Between 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, on October 5th, 6th and 7th, leading researchers, editors and science communicators will be on-hand in room Viger A&B to present their work and answer questions. This is the opportunity for participants to speak one-on-one with the specialists who contribute to the advancement of both science and science communication.

Here is a list of some people and organizations that will be present (as of September 10th).

  • ArcticNet Research Project
  • Canada Foundation for Innovation
  • Canadian Space Agency
  • EurekAlert, AAAS, Washington, D.C.
  • Fernando Dumont, Three-dimensional periodic table
  • McGill University
  • Metanexus Institute, Philadelphia, USA
  • North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation, Montréal
  • Denyse O'Leary, author of By Design or By Chance : The Growing Controversy on the Origins of Life in the Universe (2004) , Toronto
  • Project Seahorse, Vancouver
  • Université de Montréal
  • Université Laval, Québec
  • Victhom's Bionic Leg
  • And many more to come. A complete list with a floor plan is available at the entrance of the Viger A&B room.