Conference Program

Manitoba Materials Conference 2014 Schedule to be held at the University of Manitoba,  Engineering and Information Techonology Complex (EITC).

           Time       Location Description
       8:00-9:00       Atrium Registration
9:00       E3-270 Welcome and Opening remarks
9:15       E3-270 Invited talk: Steve Dalakoudis (SFR)
9:45       E3-270 Invited talk: Antoine Dibs (Winpak)
     
    10:15 - 10:30   Coffee Break
     
10:30      E3-270 Invited talk: Michael Freund (UoM)
11:15      E3-270 Invited talk: Iman Yahyaie (Mitacs)
11:35      Atrium Group Photo
      11:45-3:30   Poster Setup & Judging
12:00   Boxed lunch available for collection during posters session
     
       3:30-3:45      Atrium Poster takedown & Coffee Break
     
3:45      E3-270 Invited talk: Brandon Van Leer (FEI)
4:30      E3-270 Grand Prize Competition, Presentations
5:00     Atrium Networking Mixer

Steve Dalakoudis, Account Manager, SFR
http://www.sfr.ca/
"FEI Talos S/TEM - Analysis at High Resolutions with Less Confusion"

Antoine Dibs, Manager, Research and Development, Winpak Ltd.
http://www.winpak.com/en/technology/4-2.htm
"Materials Science - the differentiating factor in the packaging industry"

Dr. Michael Freund, Professor of Chemistry at the University of Manitoba, Tier 1 CRC in Conducting Polymers and Electronic Materials
http://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~mfreund/
"Creating Active Materials for Applications in Electronics and Energy Storage/Conversion by Manipulating Conjugated Polymer Structure and Chemistry"

Dr. Iman Yahyaie, Business Development Specialist for Mitacs
http://www.mitacs.ca/

Brandon Van Leer, Business Development & Product Marketing Engineer, FEI
http://www.fei.com/
"FEI Nova NanoSEM and Quanta - Use of low energy, low vacuum and SmartSCAN strategies to gain insight at the surface and below"

MMC 2013 Group photo