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2013 SYTACom Annual Research Workshop

On Thursday, October 31, 2013, SYTACom will host the annual Research Meeting in Montreal.

This year’s meeting will include a General Assembly for all members and students as well as a series of research presentations highlighting SYTACom research. The afternoon program will feature a presentation about the SYTACom grants and funding program, followed by a poster and research demonstration session.


Registration: Registration for the SYTACom workshop is now closed.


08:00 - 09:00 Breakfast and Registration
09:00 - 09:30 Welcome and opening remarks
  • David Plant, Director, SYTACom
  • Jim Nicell, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, McGill University
  • Rose Goldstein, Vice‐Principal (Research and International Relations), McGill University
  • Pierre Boucher, Director, Research, Ericsson Canada
09:30 - 11:00 SYTACom research presentations
  • 09:30 - 09:45   Ferhat Khendek, Concordia University
  • 09:45 - 10:00   François Gagnon, École de technologie supérieure
  • 10:00 - 10:15   Fabrice Labeau; Tho Le‐Ngoc, McGill University
  • 10:15 - 10:30   Martin Maier, INRS‐EMT
  • 10:30 - 10:45   Tiago Falk, INRS‐EMT
  • 10:45 - 11:00   David Plant, McGill University; Benoît Châtelain, Ciena
11:00 - 11:10 Final Remarks
  • Maryse Lassonde, Scientific Director, FRQNT
11:10 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30 General assembly
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Overview SYTACom funding and grants
15:00 - 15:30 Outcomes from student ‘Get A Job’ session
15:30 - 16:45 Poster and Research Demo Session
Launch and remarks
  • Suzanne Fortier, Principal, McGill University
16:45 - 17:00 Wrap-up

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