Carleton to Welcome Parliamentary Secretary Stéphane Lauzon for An Announcement of a New Government Program on Innovation in Accessibility

Carleton University’s Research, Education, Accessibility and Design (READ) Initiative will welcome Universities Canada and Stéphane Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Sport and Persons With Disabilities, to announce the launch of a new government-funded program on innovation and accessibility.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Second Floor Meeting Room, Richcraft Hall, 9376 University Drive, Carleton University
Who:

  • Stéphane Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Sport and Persons With Disabilities;
  • Suzanne Blanchard, Vice-President, Carleton University (Students and Enrolment);
  • Philip Landon, Vice-President, Universities Canada;
  • Mojtaba Ahmadi, Carleton Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering;
  • Bjarki Hallgrimsson, Carleton School of Industrial Design;
  • Adrian Chan, Carleton Department of Systems and Computer Engineering

Info: This event is open to the public, registration is available online.


Media are invited to attend the event.

The event will include an expert lecture on the topic of innovation and accessibility by Carleton professors, Mojtaba Ahmadi of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Bjarki Hallgrimsson of the School of Industrial Design and Adrian Chan of the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering.

Media Contact
Steven Reid
Media Relations Officer
Carleton University
613-520-2600, ext. 8718
613-265-6613
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