Conference Registration Fee Reimbursement (September 1 2019-March 31 2020)

The Complex Dynamics training grant wishes to offer our CREATE funded graduate and postdoctoral trainees reimbursements toward their conference registrations when they are presenting their work related to complex dynamics at the following national conferences, for the period of September 1 2019 through March 31, 2020:

World Sleep Conference (Sept, Vancouver)
Soc for Neuroscience (October, Chicago)
Timing Research Forum (October, Mexico)
Biophysical Society meeting (Feb, San Diego)

If there are additional funds available, we will open the list of eligible conferences to suggestions for additional ones related to nonlinear dynamics in brain and behaviour.

Please complete this this form in order to apply. The CREATE grant can only fund conference registration fees (travel costs are not eligible).

Entrepreneurship Workshop June 26, 2019

Entrepreneurship for Researchers
June 26, 9:30AM-3:00PM
A832 Elizabeth Wirth Music Building
527 Sherbrooke St. West, McGill University

What is the path from scientific findings to commercialization? What
resources are available for researchers on this path? Where does
business funding come from? How is IP ownership handled? What does a
researcher need to know before becoming an entrepreneur?

Researchers from the Montreal academic community who have current
entrepreneurial experience, with representatives of incubator and
accelerator hubs in the Montreal entrepreneurial ecosystem, will address 
these questions in a workshop sponsored by CIRMMT and CRBLM.

9:30-11:30 - Researchers-Entrepreneurs panel:
Etienne De Villers-Sidani - Innodem Neurosciences
Matthew Boerum - Audible Reality
Sahil Gupta - Soundskrit

11:30 - 13:00 -  Networking Lunch (lunch will be provided, registration 
is required)

13:00 - 15:00 Incubators/accelerators panel:
Jane Somerville - District3
Omar Zahr - Tandemlaunch
Centech
McGill Dobson centre for entrepreneurship
La Piscine

Register at:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeWSHvvwgmOCjtnbDpOo-o1XwNOwWajMINMl5vYEZ_p2HD-CA/viewform

Professional Development Workshop: From Scientist to Entrepreneur, Nov 26, 2019

From Scientist to Entrepreneur, November 26, 2019, 10:30am-noon

Location: McGill University, Stewart Biology Building, Room N7-1 (7th floor)

All CREATE trainees (grad/postdoc/undergrad) are invited to this professional development workshop led by the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship at McGill. Trainees will learn frameworks and methodologies to help scientists think about their research in an entrepreneurial manner. 

To register please email dynamics.create@gmail.com no later than November 17.