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11th Annual Joint CITE Section Student Presentation Competition
February 20 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Toronto, Hamilton and Southwest Ontario sections are holding the 11th annual Joint Technical Presentation Competition for Students on Wednesday, February 20th at York University in Toronto. Interested students are invited to submit a one-page abstract of not more than 400 words on any topic related to transportation. A shortlist of three (3) graduate and three (3) undergraduate students will be selected and invited to give a 10-15 minute presentation. If you know a student who would be interested in participating in this competition, please forward the attached call for abstracts.
This year, the student presentation competition will be one component of a larger student conference, for which separate communication will be sent out soon. A career fair and student poster session is being planned to take place immediately following to the student presentation competition on Wednesday, February 20th from 6:15-7:30PM at York University in Toronto. If your agency or company would like to participate in this career fair, please contact Sean Nix at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conference Opening Sessions: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
Presentation Competition: 4:00 – 6:15 PM
Poster Sessions and Networking: 6:15 – 7:30 PM
Location: York University – Bergeron Centre Room 125,
11 Arboretum Lane, North York, ON
Prizes will be awarded to the first ($350), second ($150), and third ($100) place presenters in each category. The details of the competition are included in the attached Call for Abstracts. The deadline to submit an abstract is Wednesday, February 13th, 2019.
Benefits: * Practice presenting in a low-pressure environment * Make contacts with potential employers * Share and exchange ideas with other students
Invited Schools: Lakehead University, McMaster University, Mohawk College, Ryerson University, Seneca College, University of Toronto, University of Waterloo, University of Windsor, Western University and York University