VIU Research & Creative Activity Symposium

Friday April 12th, 2019  

Presentation Schedule

                

Location:  B305 Room 440 Research Commons

Time

Theme

Presenters

Title

9:00am

Welcome

Nicole Vaugeois &

Tanis Dagert

  • Welcome, acknowledgement of territories, purpose and process of the day etc.

9:10am

Health, resilience & well-being

Leigh Blaney

  • Evaluating the effectiveness of resilience education for firefighters and nurses

9:30am

 

Joanne Schroeder

  • Recreation Prescription Project

 

9:50am

Cultural, heritage & creative expression

Robert Mahikwa

  • Utilizing Indigenous methodogies to examine culturally-informed supports for Indigenous youth aging-out of care

10:10am

 

Nelson Gray

  • Here Oceans Roar: a new opera for the Anthropocene

10:30am

Health, resilience & well-being

Lindsay McCunn, Jeremy Wright and Cara Frey

  • Impacts of Circadian Lighting and Interior Murals on Hospital 

10:50am

Integrated sciences, technology & environment

Richard Lane & Carleigh Gainer

  • Interdisciplinary Research Applications for Big Data Machine Learning and Topic Modelling

11:10am

 

Daniel Zuloaga

  • Applications of "Intelligent Knife" (iknife) in Biological Matrices

11:30am

 

 

Timothy Green

  • Future proofing the Canadian shellfish industry to ocean change

12:00pm

Lunch Time Panel Presentations & Discussion

Patrick Brouder, Danielle Alphonse, Tim Green &

Nicole Vaugeois

  • VIU’s BC Regional Innovation and Canada Research Chairs: Engaging Students and Community in Research that Matters

 

1:00pm

Innovation, entrepreneurship & social change

 

David Witty

  • Green Cities: Lessons from Europe

1:20pm

 

Jeanette Schmid

  • Contextualized Social Work Education- what Canadian educators think

1:40pm

 

Frank LoPinto

 

  •  Broadcasting Curated Web Domains Across the Digital Divide

2:00pm

Teaching and Learning

Wendy Simms

  • Using reflection to support environmental identity development in the classroom context

2:20pm

 

Michael Hammond-Todd, Rachel Moll

  • Marine Education & Mobile Learning at Deep Bay

 

2:40pm

 

Gillian Anderson and Sylvie Lafreniere

  • The "Caring Campus": Co-creation in Progress

 

3:00pm

Resilience of island, coastal & rural regions

Matthew Bowes & Graham Sakaki

  • Parksville Wetlands Outreach, Education and Interpretation Planning: Experiential Education in Natural Resource Management

3:20pm

 

Matthew Bowes

  • Westwood Ridge, Logging and Conflicting Recreation and Conservation Values

3:40pm

Wrap-Up

 

  • Thank-You!

 

 

 

 

 

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