BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Drupal iCal API//EN X-WR-CALNAME:Events items teaser X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/Toronto BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Toronto X-LIC-LOCATION:America/Toronto BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 DTSTART:20230312T070000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 DTSTART:20221106T060000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abc1a14 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20231003T153000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20231003T170000 SUMMARY:2023 Celebration of Arts CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nJoin our annual Celebration of Arts in Hagey Hall H ub. Faculty\, staff\,\nstudents\, and alumni are all invited!\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abc7c91 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230920T110000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230920T140000 SUMMARY:The Urgency of Social Justice CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nHosted by the Gender & Social Justice program\, thi s event will\nfeature speeches\, performances\, artwork\, food\, and more to support\nsocial justice programs\, community services\, and advocacy g roups at UW\nand beyond.\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abc855c DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20231017T160000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20231017T173000 SUMMARY:Indigenous Speakers Series presents Niigaan Sinclair CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nThe Indigenous Speakers Series is honoured to prese nt Dr. Niigaan\nSinclair\, professor\, writer\, and activist who holds the Faculty of\nArts Professorship in Indigenous Knowledge and Aesthetics at the\nUniversity of Manitoba. \n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abcabfd DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230912T183000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230912T203000 SUMMARY:Conversations on Trust in Science and Technology CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nJoin Nobel Laureate Donna Strickland for a talk on the importance of\ntrust in science and technology\, followed by a panel  discussion with\nAshley Mehlenbacher\, Canada Research Chair in Science \, Health and\nTechnology Communication\, and University of Waterloo's De an of\nEngineering Mary Wells. \n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abcb4b4 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230926T160000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230926T170000 SUMMARY:Q&A with Chris Williams (Online) CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nChris Williams\, BA ’91 (Fine Arts)\, is a Canadi an animator\, film\ndirector\, screenwriter and voice actor who has direct ed many animated\nmovies and worked many beloved films of the last three d ecades\n--_Mulan\, Lilo & Stitch and Frozen_\, to name a few. _Big Hero 6_ \,\nwhich Chris directed\, and won the Oscar for Best Animated Feature.\nO ther films which were nominated for Oscars included _Bolt_ (for Best\nAnim ated Feature) and _Moana_ (for Best Animated Feature and Best\nOriginal So ng).\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abcbc43 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230619T120000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230619T140000 SUMMARY:Lupina Foundation Postdoctoral Research showcase CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nPlease join this special Faculty of Arts research p resentation\nfeaturing our current Lupina Foundation Postdoctoral Researc h\nFellows. Now in its second year\, this postdoctoral program is\ngenerou sly sponsored by the Lupina Foundation and supports the best\nand brighte st researchers addressing the social determinants of\nhealth.\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abcdf61 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230602T190000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230602T213000 SUMMARY:Special Presentation: Rock This Town CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\n_ROCK THIS TOW_N brings to life the exciting histo ry of rock music\nconcerts in KW from the 1960s and 1970s with an insider ’s look into\nthe local live music scene.\n\nThe documentary was produce d by BETTY ANNE KELLER (BA '69)\, who has\nextensive history of promoting arts in the Region of Waterloo\, first\nas a concert promoter\, and later as a municipal employee.  She still\nworks in the promotion of the local arts scene\, with _ROCK THIS TOWN_\nbeing her latest effort.\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abd0498 DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230427T000000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230428T000000 SUMMARY:The Weaponization of Disinformation in Canada — two-day workshop CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nDigital disinformation presents a mounting threat t o\, and challenge\nfor\, liberal democracies. This interdisciplinary work shop presented\nby Waterloo's Cybersecurity and Privacy Institue will brin g together\nthe academic community\, industry\, civil society\, and govern ment. The\ngoal is to outline and assess the evolving threat of digital\ ndisinformation while also providing direction and guidance on how to\npro tect liberal democracies like Canada from weaponized digital\ndisinformati on.\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abd299b DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230322T150000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230322T163000 SUMMARY:Using AI to advance health care in Canada CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nHow do we bridge machine learning with clinical dec ision making for\nbetter patient outcomes? The Office of Research invites all to\njoin the virtual health data seminar\, ‘Using AI to advance he alth\ncare in Canada’ on Wednesday\, March 22\, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Lear n\nabout opportunities for engagement and collaboration at T-CAIREM\, a\nn ational network that engages 23 universities and 90 organizations\nacross Canada in advancing AI in medicine.\n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:651704abd4d6d DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20230405T190000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20230405T210000 SUMMARY:2023 Desmarais Family Summit CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:Summary \n\nWe invite you to join us on WEDNESDAY APRIL 5\, 2 023 for our annual\nDesmarais Family Summit. \n DTSTAMP:20230929T170859Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR