Ron Rayside, architect and development consultant for a project involving the conversion of an old building for use by community groups
Mark Poddubiuk (l'OEUF). Presentation of new master plan for the Benny Farm site (NDG) and of new housing units that will be built on it.
Aurèle Cardinal (Cardinal Hardy): Presentation of new project proposed for Sherbrooke Street West, behind Square St-Louis. Both the architect and the developer will present the project and answer questions.
Julia Gersovitz (Fournier/Gersovitz/Moss): Presentation by the architect of a new project involving the renovation of old townhouses and the construction of a luxury condominium tower behind them.
Jonathan Sigler (Groupe Prével) analyzes the conditions for success in real-estate development in Montreal today, using two case studies from his own experience.
Dr Shawn Cohen, ophthalmologist and assistant professor, McGill. Public lecture, sponsored by Merck Frosst (tea and coffee will be offered).
Transgenic biocontrol agents - Possibly they can succeed in row crops where non-transgenics have failed
Dr Jonathan Gressel, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Seminar in Cognitive Neuroscience: Jeffrey D. Schall, E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Neuroscience, Dept of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.
Lecture by David Halliday, P.Eng., of AMEC Dynamics, on major telescope projects that ADS have designed and manufactured over the past 24 years. Sponsored by the Structural Engineers of Montreal.
Judith Andre, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University