The Ernest C. Manning Awards Foundation and Carleton University are pleased to invite you to join them in celebrating, networking, and hearing from trailblazing Canadians with the imagination to innovate and the stamina to succeed.
Thursday, October 18th, 2012
8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
River Room, 2nd floor, River Building
1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa
|8:30 am||Continental Breakfast and Networking|
|8:45 am||Welcoming remarks: Roseann O’Reilly Runte, President and Vice-Chancellor, Carleton University|
|8:50 am||Remarks and Introduction of EMCEE by David B. Mitchell, President, Manning Foundation|
|9:00 am||Mark Sutcliffe, Broadcaster and Innovator, introduces Panel #1: “Incentives and Barriers to Innovation”
Q & A
|10:00 am||Presentations by Young Canadian Award Winners:
|10:15 am||Networking Break — coffee and juices available in the Atrium|
|10:30 am||Mark Sutcliffe, Broadcaster and Innovator, introduces Panel #2: “Perspectives on Social Innovation”
Q & A
|11:30 am||Presentation by Geoffrey Auchinleck, 2012 Encana Principal Award Winner|
|11:45 am||Lunch, networking opportunity and displays by Ottawa Young Entrepreneurs program|
|1:30 pm||End of event|
This event is open to the general public at no charge, but registration is required.
To confirm your attendance, please click here to RSVP.
Free parking is available in the River Building’s underground parking lot, accessible on the west side of the building.
The River Building is located at the intersection of University Drive and Campus Avenue. Please see the campus map.