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RIO Advantage Workshops 2021-22: Knowledge Mobilization 101

Advantage Workshops are intended to give research teams the tools they need to maximize the impact of their research. Speaker: Amy Skeoch, Master of Applied Nutrition Practicum Coordinator Knowledge mobilization (or translation, or transfer) is the process of helping to ensure that research has impact, and knowledge mobilization plans are increasingly required in many grant applications. However, it’s a field that can be confusing, with varying terminology, definitions, and understandings of what ‘good’ knowledge mobilization looks like. This...

RIO Advantage Workshops 2021-22: Perfecting Your Pitch

Advantage Workshops are intended to give research teams the tools they need to maximize the impact of their research. Learn the Artful Science of Pitching® with Frank Erschen. Frank’s experience, results and passion for helping entrepreneurs define and refine their pitch has earned him the praise ‘Canada’s best pitch coach’ and ‘the startup whisperer’. He’s active in the start-up and investment scene across Canada, adding his unique insights and Artful Science of Pitching® method to training programs, investment funds, and individual companies. ...

RIO Advantage Workshops 2021-22: Op-Ed Writing Workshop for U of G Researchers

Learn How to Craft an Op-Ed and Increase the Likelihood of Publication. NOTE: Those with University of Guelph email addresses will be given priority admission to this event. This means that if you do not register with a U of G address then you may be moved to the waitlist. Speaker: Saskia Brussaard, President of Crave Communications The University of Guelph’s Research Innovation Office is pleased to offer a virtual workshop about "Op-Eds", otherwise known as “Opposite the Editor” or “Opinion piece”. During this online...

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