10th BMCAA Unconference & Annual General Meeting

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10th BMCAA Unconference & Annual General Meeting

By BMCAA Exec Team

When and where

Date and time

Sat, Nov 19, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EST


Bahen Centre for Information Technology 40 St George St Room 1210 Toronto, ON M5S 2E4 Canada


*** Exclusive event for MScBMC alumni, students, and our sponsors ***

The UNCON is back for its 10th instalment!

Join your peers on Saturday, November 19, 2016, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for a lively Unconference in the Bahen Centre, Rm 1210. This is a participant-driven event where you, the attendees, share ideas about science and medicine visualization and communication. Here are a few of our presenters:

  • Biology is the next design revolution, Merry Wang
  • NLM 3D Anatomy Collection Internship, Alex Mykris
  • The Toronto Video Atlas of Surgery: Past, Present, and Future, TVASurg team
  • Art is a sport, Paul Kelly
  • Design lessons learned this summer at TVASurg, Matan Berson
  • Usability of Online Image Databases, Ruth Chang
  • Running My First Kickstarter Campaign, Tabby Rose
  • Serious Game Facilitates Conceptual Change About Molecular Emergence in Undergraduate Molecular Biology, Andrea Gauthier
  • Designing for Narratives in VR and Visual Novels, Tanya Kan

The UNCON is also where we hold our Annual General Meeting. If you're interested in what we've been up to and becoming a BMCAA executive member, you're in luck. We are electing the following positions:

  • 2 Co-presidents
  • 1 Treasurer
  • 1 Secretary
  • 1 Events coordinator
  • 2 Newsletter editors
  • 1 MScBMC student representatives

Read more about the each member's roles and responsibilities.

Breakfast snacks, coffee and lunch will be provided. We ask that alumni donate $10 and students pay-what-you-can on the day of.

So, If you feel like reconnecting with old chums and catching some edutaining presentations, we'd love to see you there!

We asking $10 donations for alumni, students pay-what-you-can on the day of the event.

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