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LifeSciences BC Showcase Series: Prince George

October 29 @ 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us for a unique opportunity to learn more about LifeSciences BC, along with the cutting-edge research and development being done in the Prince George area. The event will be a networking opportunity for a wide range of guests from the political, business, and academic worlds. 


Confirmed Speakers

  • Dr. Julia Bickford, Regional Director, Research Evaluation and Analytics, Co-Lead, BC SUPPORT Unit Northern Centre, Northern Health 
  • Dr. Shannon Freeman, Academic Director, Centre for Technology Adoption for Aging in the North (CTAAN); Associate Professor, School of Nursing, UNBC; MSFHR/AGEWELL Scholar Award Recipient 
    • Bridging the Technology Gap to Better Support Aging in Northern BC 
  • Dr. Heath Matheson, Professor, Psychology, UNBC 
  • Anne Woods, Managing Director, Life Science & Healthcare, Silicon Valley Bank 
    • Scaling up in Northern BC – Innovation and Fundraising in a Virtual World 



9:00 – 10:00 – Presentations 

10:00 – 10:10 – Q&A 

10:10 – 10:30 – Networking 

Tickets: Free for everyone

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For more information, please contact: 

Ryan Butt
Director, Partnerships & Events
Tel.: 604-669-9909 ext. 104


October 29
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Event Category:


LifeSciences BC