Every researcher has nightmares about running across prior work that anticipates--or worse, invalidates--their own contributions. A thorough literature survey is essential to getting a good night’s sleep! A careful survey will also allow you to absorb research techniques and ideas from your peers.
Spend an evening surrounded by fantastic Math alumnae, Stephen M. Watt, Dean, Faculty of Mathematics, and Cineplex!
6:00 p.m. Networking, appetizers, and drinks