53rd Canadian Undergraduate
Physics Conference

 

 

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Who we are

The Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference is the largest undergraduate physics conference in Canada. This year CUPC being hosted at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario from October 20th to October 24th, for Canada’s 150th anniversary and Carleton’s 75th anniversary.

 

 

What we do

The CUPC brings together the brightest physics students from around Canada to present research, network with peers, and listen to distinguished speakers from a variety of fields and backgrounds. Attendees will get the opportunity to tour labs at the NRC and Carleton University, meet professionals from academia and industry, and attend workshops on a variety of topics, such as diversity in Canadian physics or getting into graduate school

Location

Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
cupc2017@physics.carleton.ca

Speakers

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Full access to the entire conference, including plenary lecturers, student presentations, career panel, the industry and graduate fair, lab tours, as well as the opening and closing banquets.

 

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Day 1
20 Oct 2017
Day 2
21 Oct 2017
Day 3
22 Oct 2017
Day 4
23 Oct 2017
Day 5
24 Oct 2017

Registration

Registration will be in the Summit Room of the Mariott Ottawa Hotel, loacted in the downtown core. Attendees may arrive at any time to sign in and pick up their...
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17:45 - 18:30

Travel Intermission

Opening Reception

Our Opening Reception will be held at the Canadian Museum of War. Appetizers and refreshments will be served, and a cash bar will be available. Attendees are encouraged to mingle...
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Ongoing Registration

Ongoing registration will be available at the Summit Room in the hotel.  

Breakfast

A hot breakfast will be provided at the hotel in the Summit Room

Career Panel

Our career panel will be held in the hotel, at the Victoria Ballroom. The panel will be composed of three speakers, representing academics, alternative careers, and industry within physics.

Student Presentations

Student presentations will be held at the hotel. Five presentations will be run concurrently, spanning a variety of topics.

Lunch

A break for attendees to get lunch downtown.

Student Presentations

Student presentations will be held at the hotel. Five presentations will be run concurrently, spanning a variety of topics.

Brief Intermission

Coffee break at the hotel

Student Presentations

Student presentations will be held at the hotel. Five presentations will be run concurrently, spanning a variety of topics.

Dinner

A variety of restaurants are available downtown for guests seeking to dine.

Lecture

A lecture will be held at the hotel. Speaker to be announced.

Pub Crawl

A pub crawl will be held on Ottawa’s famous Sparks Street.  

Breakfast

A hot breakfast will be provided at the hotel in the Summit Room
8:30-9:00

travel to carleton university

Lab Tours

Lab tours will be hosted on campus at Hertzberg Laboratories. Carleton is a leader in experimental particle physics and applied medical physics. Attendees will have the opportunity to see first-hand...
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Lunch

A catered lunch will be provided on campus in the Residence Commons Fenn Lounge.

Brief Intermission

This time will be used to travel to the next location on campus.

Student Presentations

Student presentations will be held on campus at Tory Building. Five presentations will be run concurrently, spanning a variety of topics. A dedicated room will be available for French presentations.

Coffee Break

Coffee, light refreshments, and snacks will be provided in the Tory Building Lobby

Poster Presentations

Poster presentations will be held on-campus at Richcraft Hall. A traditional CUPC event, the poster presentations allow attendees to share their research in a conversational setting. The presentations will be held...
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18:00-18:30

Travel to Hotel

Dinner

A break for attendees to get dinner downtown.

Lecture

A lecture will be held at the hotel. Speaker to be announced.

Breakfast

A hot breakfast will be provided at the hotel in the Summit Room.
8:30-9:00

Travel to nrc

NRC Lab Tour

Attendees will get the opportunity to tour the National Research Council‘s facilities in Ottawa, home to Canada’s official time standard laboratory.

Lunch

A catered lunch will be provided on campus at Richcraft Hall.

Featured Lecture

Our featured lecture will be held on campus at Kailash Mital Theatre. Speaker to be announced.

Student Presentations

Student presentations will be held on campus at Tory Building. Five presentations will be run concurrently, spanning a variety of topics.

Coffee Break

Coffee, light refreshments, and snacks will be provided in the Tory Building Lobby

Grad and Industry Fair

A Graduate and Industry Fair will be held on campus at Richcraft Hall. The Graduate and Industry fair is an excellent networking opportunity for your career after your undergraduate degree....
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18:00-18:15

Travel Intermission

Closing Reception

The Closing Reception will be held on campus at the Residence Commons Fenn Lounge – our largest space on campus. A dinner will be served, followed by closing remarks from...
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21:30

Travel to Hotel

Breakfast

A hot breakfast will be provided at the hotel in the Summit Room

Breakouts

Four interactive workshops will be held at the hotel. Attendees can attend two of the following: Getting Into Graduate School, Diversity in Canadian Physics, Policy and Canadian Physics, and Alternative...
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Lunch

A break for attendees to get lunch downtown.

Downtown Tour

Join us on a tour of some of Ottawa’s most famous landmarks.

The Host City

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