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Growing prosperity in Alberta's agriculture, food and forestry sectors
Impact Innovation 2012

AI Bio's annual public outreach speaker series - 2012

Our complimentary 2012 Impact Innovation sessions entertained and informed audiences about the science and innovation we're doing. 

In total, at both Edmonton and Calgary sessions, were more than 250 individuals from the Alberta Innovates corporations, university, private industry, producer organizations, funding agencies and government departments.

See speaker presentations at links below.

See photos from Edmonton event and Calgary event.

Read our story about Impact Innovation 2012.




 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.



May 16, 2012


Zeidler Hall at the Citadel Theatre
9828 101A Avenue
Edmonton, AB
T5J 3C6
(780) 425-1820

* View location of the Citadel Theatre (Show Map)
* Pay parking is available near Citadel Theatre 
* Closest LRT stop is Churchill Station  




 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


May 17, 2012

Second Floor Meeting Rooms, Markin MacPhail Centre, Canada Olympic Park
88 Canada Olympic Road Southwest
Calgary, AB
T3B 5R5
(403) 247-5408

* View location of Canada Olympic Park (Show Map)
* The Markin MacPhail Centre, also known as the Athletics and Ice Complex, is located in the NW
   corner of Canada Olympic Park, which is just off the TransCanada Highway (16th Avenue SW)
   at the Bowfort Road intersection.
* The second floor meetings rooms of the Markin McPhail Centre overlook the International
   Ice Arena.
* Free parking is plentiful in the COPs numerous surface lots.



Jay Ingram
former TV host of Discovery Channel's 
Daily Planet show                    


 Art -froehlich

Art Froehlich 
Chair of the Board of Directors
Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions                              

About AI Bio 


Janice Cooke
Assistant Professor, Forest Tree Biology,
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Alberta

Using Genomics to See the Forest and the Tree


David Bressler
Director, Biorefining Conversions Network

A Decade into the Industrial Revolution... What was it Called?"


David Wishart
Professor, Departments of Biological Sciences and Computing Science,
University of Alberta 

What's in Your Food? The Alberta Food Metabolome Project 

 MikeKennedy Mike Kennedy
Green Analytics
Measuring Ecosystem Services  

Evelyn Merrill
Professor, Biological Sciences,
University of Alberta

Connecting the dots: What have we learned about the spread of chronic wasting disease in Alberta's wild deer populations?






Marie Cusack, Communications Director
Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions
Phone: 780-638-4060
Email: marie.cusack[at]





Last updated: Thursday, February 11, 2016