Research and Innovation Day 2020 is cancelled


Fanshawe College has unfortunately had to cancel Research and Innovation Day 2020, originally scheduled for March 18, as a precautionary measure due to the COVID-19 situation.


Evaluation of student projects that were to be displayed at the event will be conducted through online review.


A "Best in Show" prize will be awarded to one project from each Faculty:

  • Faculty of Access, Language and Regional Campuses
  • Faculty of Business, Information Technology and Part-time Studies
  • Faculty of Creative Industries
  • Faculty of Health, Community Studies and Public Safety
  • Faculty of Science, Trades and Technology


Two additional awards will be presented:

  • People's Choice: as determined by popular vote at showcase
  • Entrepreneurship: awarded to the project best able to demonstrate market readiness


Judging criteria

All entries will be adjudicated by a panel of judges. Specific criteria will include: format, design, content and appearance of project posters/displays; clarity of the research concepts; and ability of the individual or team members to answer judges' questions about their projects. All decisions of the judges are final.