Full Schedule OCAD Ryerson University University of Toronto York University Event Overview

Welcome to the 2019 CRAM Toronto event schedule. This first-ever learning festival is offering over 30+ free events featuring researchers across a multitude of disciplines.

We encourage attendees to take advantage of the different sessions happening across OCAD, Ryerson, U of T and York. Our only request is that you please be mindful of the 15-minute window between each session. If you plan on traveling between universities, you will need more time, so pre-planning is essential. Now get CRAMing!

Friday 5 April, 2019

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:00 PM
5:00 PM

York University - Vari Hall - TTC York Subway Stop

Podcast & Talk

Taien Ng-Chan, York University (Participant)

6:00 PM
6:00 PM
OCAD | Hey Autonomous Vehicle – Can You Tell Me About Yourself? | Sowmya Somanath 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

OCAD University - Auditorium

Talk

Sowmya Somanath, OCAD University (Participant)

Ryerson | Dancers and Nurses – When Their Worlds Intersect | Coralee McLaren & Vicki St.Denys 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - Cara Commons

Talk

Coralee McLaren, Ryerson University (Participant)

Vicki St.Denys, Ryerson University (Participant)

Ryerson | How Fake News Spreads Through Online Social Networks | Anatoliy Gruzd 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - TRS 1-149

Talk

Anatoliy Gruzd, Ryerson University (Participant)

U of T | How Can I Help You?: A Future with Social and Assistive Robots | Goldie Nejat 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Room 360 - Nodes

Talk

Goldie Nejat, University of Toronto (Participant)

U of T | The Greatest Story Never Told: A New Narrative on Climate Change | Andrea Most 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - 5th Floor Atrium

Talk

Andrea Most, University of Toronto (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1018

Immersive Experience

Graham Wakefield, York University (Participant)

York | Prisoners of Gravity | Laurence Harris 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall B

Talk

Laurence Harris, York University (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1022

Immersive Experience

Evan Light, York University (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1154

Immersive Experience

Alison Humphrey, York University (Participant)

York | The Global Filipino: A Moving Experience | Patrick Alcedo 45 minutes, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall Rotunda

Dance Performance & Talk

Patrick Alcedo, York University (Participant)

7:00 PM
7:00 PM
OCAD | Here Today, Here Tomorrow: Reversing Our Throwaway Culture | Michele Mastroeni 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

OCAD University - Auditorium

Talk

Michele Mastroeni, OCAD University (Participant)

Ryerson | Your Cheating Heart: Why Taxpayers Lie | Jonathan Farrar 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - Cara Commons

Talk

Jonathan Farrar, Ryerson University (Participant)

Ryerson | Accessible Futures through Art | Eliza Chandler 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - TRS 1-149

Talk

Eliza Chandler, Ryerson University (Participant)

U of T | Beyond the Business Case For Diversity | Sarah Kaplan 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - 5th Floor Atrium

Talk

Sarah Kaplan, University of Toronto (Participant)

U of T | What Really Creates Better Mental Health? | Patricia O'Campo 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Auditorium

Talk

Patricia O'Campo, University of Toronto (Participant)

York | Busy Bees: The Secret Obsession of Nature’s Neatniks | Amro Zayed 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall B

Talk

Amro Zayed, York University (Participant)

York | Listen to the Land | Celia Haig-Brown 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1152

Documentary & Talk

Celia Haig-Brown, York University (Participant)

York | Soundpainting: More Than Meets the Ear | Doug Van Nort 45 minutes, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall Rotunda

Musical Performance

Doug Van Nort, York University (Participant)

8:00 PM
8:00 PM
OCAD | Will Our Future Be A+? Avatars, Agents and Adaptive A.I. Assistants | Alexis Morris 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

OCAD University - Auditorium

Talk

Alexis Morris, OCAD University (Participant)

Ryerson | Lost Then Found: Dementia Patients and Drones | Alexander Ferworn 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - Cara Commons

Talk

Alexander Ferworn, Ryerson University (Participant)

Ryerson | The Wall After the Fall: Where is the Berlin Wall Today? | Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - TRS 1-149

Talk

Blake Fitzpatrick, Ryerson University (Participant)

Vid Ingelevics, Ryerson University (Participant)

U of T | Toronto the A.I. City - Fortune or Curse? | Panel Discussion, Mario Grech 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Room 360 - Nodes

Panel

Mario Grech, University of Toronto (Participant)

Mark Fox, University of Toronto (Participant)

Peter Wittek, University of Toronto (Participant)

David Wolfe, University of Toronto (Participant)

U of T | Unravelling the History and Mysteries of Our Universe | Cherry Ng 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Auditorium

Talk

Cherry Ng, University of Toronto (Participant)

York | Renegade Research: Partnering with Communities for Change | Presidential Panel Discussion 45 minutes, 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall A

Panel

Rhonda Lenton, York University (Moderator)

Karen Burke, York University (Participant)

Richard Marsella, Regent Park School of Music (Participant)

Jenny Foster, York University (Participant)

Shannon Holness, Toronto Community Benefits Network (Participant)

9:00 PM
9:00 PM
OCAD | Communities on the Move: Finding a Sense of Place in the City | James Miller 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

OCAD University - Auditorium

Talk

James Miller, OCAD University (Participant)

Ryerson | Welcome to My Territory, Please Leave: Politics of a Land Acknowledgement | Hayden King 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - Cara Commons

Talk

Hayden King, Ryerson University (Participant)

Ryerson | EngAGE: Find Your Fountain of Youth | Alexandra J. Fiocco 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - TRS 1-149

Talk

Alexandra Fiocco, Ryerson University (Participant)

U of T | The Drama of Youth: A World of Stories | Kathleen Gallagher 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - 5th Floor Atrium

Talk

Kathleen Gallagher, University of Toronto (Participant)

U of T | Knock on Wood: The Stats and Science Behind Luck | Jeffrey Rosenthal 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Auditorium

Talk

Jeffrey Rosenthal, University of Toronto (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1018

Immersive Experience

Graham Wakefield, York University (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1022

Immersive Experience

Evan Light, York University (Participant)

York University - Vari Hall - Seminar Room 1154

Immersive Experience

Alison Humphrey, York University (Participant)

York | Soundpainting: More Than Meets the Ear | Doug Van Nort 45 minutes, 9:00 PM - 9:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall Rotunda

Musical Performance

Doug Van Nort, York University (Participant)

10:00 PM
10:00 PM
OCAD | Can I Feel What You See? Multi-Sensory Design | Peter Coppin 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

OCAD University - Auditorium

Talk

Peter Coppin, OCAD University (Participant)

Ryerson | What Do Viruses Have To Do With Gun Violence? | Annette Bailey & Renée Bailey 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - Cara Commons

Talk

Annette Bailey, Ryerson University (Participant)

Renée Bailey, Ryerson University (Participant)

Ryerson | Undressing Gender | Art Blake 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management - TRS 1-149

Talk

Art Blake, Ryerson University (Participant)

U of T | From the Streets to Solutions: Tackling Homelessness | Stephen Hwang 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Room 360 - Nodes

Talk

Stephen Hwang, University of Toronto (Participant)

U of T | Music of the Cosmos: Sonic Space Exploration Reveals the Voice of the Universe | Matt Russo 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

University of Toronto - Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Auditorium

Talk

Matt Russo, University of Toronto (Participant)

York | The Global Filipino: A Moving Experience | Patrick Alcedo 45 minutes, 10:00 PM - 10:45 PM , Signup required

York University - Vari Hall - Vari Hall Rotunda

Dance Performance & Talk

Patrick Alcedo, York University (Participant)