ASX's 8th Annual 'Expanding Canada's Frontiers' Symposium "Unravelling The Universe"

The Astronomy & Space Exploration Society (ASX) at the University of Toronto invites you to this exciting event!
January 28, 2011
Location:Convocation Hall, University of Toronto, 31 Kings College Circle, Toronto, ON M5S 3G4, CA
– Prof. Alexei V. Filippenko, University of California at Berkeley
– Dr. Michel Lefebvre, Professor at University of Victoria, Deputy Team Leader of ATLAS detector at LHC
– Prof. Gilbert Holder, McGill University; Canada Research Chair in Cosmological Astrophysics
Host/emcee: Philomena Bonis, Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario
DATE & TIME: Friday, January 28, 2011, 7:00 PM
(Doors open at 6:00 PM, reception at 10 PM)
LOCATION: Convocation Hall, University of Toronto
Students: FREE* (with pre-registration), via:
* From ANY University, College, or School (with ID)
General Public: $20 ($15 until Jan 6, 5pm) from UofT TIX:
Phone #: (416) 978-8849
ABOUT: The quest to understand the universe has been an endeavour of humans for centuries. In recent years, scientific research and discoveries in the astrophysics and particle physics arena have been increasing in numbers and gaining much popularity. Recognizing this, ASX is pleased to present a line-up of prominent speakers and relevant talk topics relating to the ‘unraveling of the universe’. The talks feature phenomenon relating all the way from quarks to quasars – from latest particle physics research at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), to Galaxy clusters and gravitational lensing, to supernovae, dark energy, and black holes.
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Marc Boucher
Boucher is an entrepreneur, writer, editor & publisher. He is the founder of SpaceQ Media Inc. and CEO and co-founder of SpaceRef Interactice Inc. Boucher has 18 years working in various roles in the space industry and a total of 25 years as a technology entrepreneur including creating Maple Square, Canada's first internet directory and search engine.

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