The first annual Lassonde Research Day took place at the Bergeron Centre on Thursday, June 14.
The event was co-sponsored by NSERC, VPRI and Lassonde and hosted a over 60 industry partners, 230 attendees and 7 representatives from government funders and partners.
After opening remarks by the Dean, Richard Hornsey, researchers presented their works in a range of disciplines through presentations and posters.
The projects addressed a number of research areas including sustainability, machine learning and data science, space engineering, materials testing and more.
Researchers connected with industry partners to discuss how their current research projects can solve existing and future problems, and how they can work together to commercialize solutions.
Lassonde researchers and graduate students then offered tours of labs and other Bergeron research facilities to representatives from industry.
46 research posters presented by Lassonde Graduate students and faculty members.