What: EDIT- Expo for Design Info & Technology
When: September 28 to October 8, 2017
Where: Various location
Website & ticket info HERE
ABOUT EDIT: The Expo for Design, Innovation & Technology is a signature Ontario 150 experience for big-thinkers and bold-doers. Through an array of participatory experiences, talks, installations, and workshops, participants are challenged to discover how they, too, can design the future.
CBC Toronto is a proud sponsor. Our hosts Matt Galloway & Marivel Taruc will be participating in important discussions and panels at EDIT. Details here:
MATT GALLOWAY HOSTS FIRESIDE CHAT WITH DAVID SUZUKI
When: Friday Sept 29 from 11:15 – 12:15 pm
Where: 21 Don Roadway, Toronto
About: Renowned scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster – and national treasure – David Suzuki delivers a pivotal talk and sits down for a Q&A on how humans needs to sustainably co-exist with the earth.
MARIVEL TARUC MODERATES: THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION PANEL
What: "The Future of Education panel: STEM - Who is it for?"
When: Sunday, Sept. 1 at 5 p.m.
Where: Design Exchange, 234 Bay St.
About: Minorities and girls are underrepresented in STEM studies. Why? And what needs to be done to change this? As science, tech, engineering and math are the pathways to a brighter future – and coding skills will become as necessary as reading, writing and arithmetic – we need to explore new ways of making STEM accessible to all.