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Knowing. Reinventing.

April 18-19, 2018 - Palais des congrès de Montréal

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Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds

Knowing. Reinventing.

April 18-19, 2018 - Palais des congrès de Montréal

CRIAQ-EN
Partenaire financier-EN
CARIC-EN

What is CRIAQ's RDV Forum

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CRIAQ launches its 9th Research Forum, renamed this year the CRIAQ’s Rendez-vous Forum, bringing together the entire aerospace community to engage in an open innovation process with the goal of giving birth to collaborative research and development projects.

Leaders of the aerospace industry and researchers affiliated with universities, colleges and research centres from across Canada and around the world are invited to take part in the conversation with their own project ideas to help aerospace innovation take off.

Join us at CRIAQ’s Rendez-vous Forum organized during the International Aerospace Week and help aerospace innovation take off.

A SNAPSHOT OF THE CRIAQ'S RDV FORUM

Discover the key moments of the Research Forum: the project ideas, the awards recipients, and the showcase of CRIAQ's projects.

SHOWCASE AND VISIONARY SPEAKERS

A showcase of CRIAQ’s projects in the form of dynamic presentations with visionaries dealing with the future of the themes discussed.

COLLABORATIVE
PROJECT IDEAS

Several research projects will be presented at the forum. Propose your project now to find partners.

CRIAQ’S EXCELLENCE
AWARDS

The Research Forum celebrated ongoing and completed CRIAQ projects, along with the teams behind them.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

WEDNESDAY APRIL 18

8 h 30

Opening Remarks

9 h 00

Presentation of project ideas

In three minutes, leaders of the aerospace industry and researchers affiliated with universities, colleges and research centres from across Canada and around the world submit their project and the expertise and partners they seek.

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12 h 30

Lunch, booth of projects and posters session

Take advantage of the Project area – drop your business card into any of the project boxes that interest you and talk to the idea proposers. Come to discover the CRIAQ’s projects posters.

15 h 00

Startup Connector : practice of innovation

For the first time, 10 north american startups will present their vision and practice of innovation that is transforming the aerospace industry and making them the SMEs of tomorrow.

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17 h 15

Closing of the day and award ceremony

18 h 00

Cocktail

@ Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec

The CRIAQ worked with Bell Flight, to offer a presentation on vertical take-off and landing aircraft (VTOLs) issues. For the first time in Canada, our two american speakers will be reunited to speak about their flying taxi project : UBER Elevate.

UBER-PRESENTED

Alongside

I2I : Innovator to Innovator

A room will be dedicated to your I2I meetings so that you can create and maintain contacts, all within the framework of Movin’ On style meetings.

Schedules and themes of meetings, on April 18th:

  • 15h00 – 16h00 : UAV/VTOL
  • 16h00 – 17h00 : Smart Manufacturing
MOVINON-PRESENTED

THURSDAY APRIL 19

8 h 30

Opening remarks

9 h 00

Showcase and visionary speakers

Among other special events, the program will include a technology showcase highlighting exciting projects funded by the CRIAQ, and several conferences given by visionary aerospace leaders, who will share their long-term vision in domains covered within the projects’ presentation and provide insights on how innovation practices will tackle challenges taking place in their own companies.

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11 h 45

Lunch and networking

13 h 15

Innovation new generation

An original inverted panel: the CRIAQ gives to the aerospace industry’s next generation, the opportunity to give their opinion on industry issues and future trends.

CASI-PRESENTED

14 h 00

Canada-Europe cooperation in aeronautics

A session on new research and innovation opportunities between Canada and Europe, such as CANNAPE, will highlight existing collaborations and present a new initiative called ICARe. In particular, it will promote sustainable transatlantic partnerships for the next ten years.

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15 h 15

Bombardier and the CRIAQ : 16 years of innovation

Innovitech-PRESENTED

16 h 00

Closing remarks

16 h 15

``Celebration drink``

Alongside

I2I : Innovator to Innovator

At any time during the Forum, a room will be dedicated to your I2I meetings so that you can create and maintain contacts, all within the framework of Movin’ On style meetings.

Schedules and themes of the meetings on April 19th:

  • 9h00 -10h00: GreenTech
  • 10h45-11h45: Digital Technologies
  • 13h00-14h00: Advanced materials and structures
  • 14h15 – 15h15: Artificial Intelligence
MOVINON-PRESENTED

REGISTRATION & RATES

End of online registration: saturday, April 14 at midnight

$40/Person
CANADIAN STUDENTS RATE
  • For students of Canadian universities, colleges and research centres.
$225/Person
CRIAQ & CARIC MEMBERS
  • Eligible if your organization is a CRIAQ or CARIC member (including CCMRD).
450 $/Person
NON-MEMBERS OPTION
  • Regular rate for non-members of CRIAQ or CARIC (including CCMRD).

PARTNERS

Thank you to everyone who contribute to the success of the CRIAQ's RDV Forum

Major partners

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Gold

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Silver

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Bronze

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International Partner

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Financial Partners

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Media Partners

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In collaboration with

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Visual Communication Partner

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