8 million from CFI for HiLight project

Led by professors Sylvain G. Cloutier of École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) and Wei Shi of Université Laval, the Hybrid integrated systems of Light (HiLight) infrastructure project receives $8 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the Quebec government....
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5 million from CFI for Beyond IR project

Led by Professors Martin Bernier of Université Laval and Maksim Skorobogatiy of Polytechnique Montréal, the Beyond IR project is receiving $5 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the Quebec government. Profs. Bernier & Skorobogatiy are determined, through the...
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8 millions $ de la FCI pour le projet HiLight

Dirigé par les professeurs Sylvain G. Cloutier de l'École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) et  Wei Shi de l'Université Laval,  le projet d’infrastructure « Systèmes hybrides intégrés de lumière (HiLight) » reçoit 8 millions de la Fondation canadienne pour l’innovation et...
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5 millions $ de la FCI pour le projet Beyond IR

Dirigé par les professeurs Martin Bernier de l'Université Laval et Maksim Skorobogatiy de Polytechnique Montréal, le projet « Dépasser les frontières infrarouges de la photonique (Beyond IR) » reçoit 5 millions de la Fondation canadienne pour l’innovation et du gouvernement du...
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5 April 2024

TrUST Program_INRS (professional skills training)

Virtuel
April 5 - May 3 - June 7 - July 25

Here is a series of professional skills training courses open to COPL members.

TrUST course on equity, diversity and inclusion
By Marie Baron of INRS
Friday, April 5, 1:30 pm to 3 pm
Online via Zoom (https://inrs.zoom.us/j/83666451737)

TrUST course on intellectual property
By Nicolas Déziel of OPIC
Friday, May 3, 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Online via Zoom (https://inrs.zoom.us/j/87886576137)

TrUST course on leadership and management
By Martin Enault of Centech and the Quantum Innovation Zone
Friday, June 7, between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Online via Zoom (https://inrs.zoom.us/j/83621416184)

TrUST course on science popularization
By Diane Dechief of McGill
Thursday, July 25, between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Online via Zoom (https://inrs.zoom.us/j/83581822194)

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29 April 2024

EDI Workshop on Inequalities in Higher Education: Obstacles and Solutions

Various locations
April 29, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

To continue the series of workshops on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, COPL is pleased to offer you a hybrid in-person and virtual activity on April 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

EDI Workshop on Inequalities in Higher Education: Obstacles and Solutions

Summary: The presentation will provide an opportunity for participants to work in small groups to reflect on situations typical of higher education that can create inequities.

By Marie Baron
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Advisor
Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS)

To find out about workshop locations and to register: Registration form

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28 May 2024

Photonics North 2024

Vancouver Convention Centre

The 26th Photonics North conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Canada, from May 28 to 30, 2024.

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4 June 2024

COPL Annual Conference – June 4, 2024

École de Technologie Supérieure de Montréal, Auditorium A-1600
9h30 à 18h

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The next COPL annual Conference will be held on June 4, 2024 at the École de technologie supérieure de Montréal.

For this 35th edition, two major themes summarize the conferences:

  • Exploring the application potential of photonics
  • Discovering the breadth of careers and research in photonics

Find out more about the program and register:  https://event.fourwaves.com/copl4-5juin2024

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5 June 2024

COPL & REQOP Summer School

École de technologie supérieure de Montréal
June 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

In conjunction with the COPL Annual Conference, the Summer School will be held on June 5 at the École de technologie supérieure de Montréal (ÉTS).

This summer school is aimed at student members. This one-day seminar will cover topics such as research culture in universities, the integration of highly qualified personnel into the job market, photonic device development and the realities experienced by Deeptech start-ups.

Central theme: “Photonic components, from theory to practice: Concept, Design and Application”.

Find out more about the program and register: https://event.fourwaves.com/copl4-5juin2024

 

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