Lessard Research Group - Next Generation Materials for Next Generation Applications


1st Canadian Nitroxide Mediated Polymerization Symposium

Date : February 22nd 2017 (All day)

Purpose: To host an event that will unite the NMP community in eastern Canada in a one day symposium that will span polymer reaction engineering, functional polymer design and material development. The symposium will include keynote presentations from leaders in the field, a poster session for graduate students and time for networking and sharing of ideas. Industry members and academics will join in the discussion of; where NMP is heading and what is its future role. REGISTER NOW!




University of Ottawa - 55 Laurier Avenue K1N 6N5 (Desmarais Building) - room 1120


10 :30                     Welcome Remarks / Coffee

10 :45                     Dr. Didier Gigmes (Université Aix-Marseille)

11 :30                     Prof. Michael Cunningham (Queens University)

12 :00                     Prof. Milan Maric (McGill University)

12 :30                     Lunch (Poster Time)

2 :00                       Prof. Robin Hutchinson  (Queens University)

2:30                         Dr. Kevin Payne (BASF)

3 :00                       Prof. Benoit Lessard (University of Ottawa)

3 :30                        Closing Remarks



Please Register for the event indicating whether you would like to present a poster or be considered for an oral presentation. Abstract length max 200 words. There is still room for poster presentations! 

Registration is FREE

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