Research and Innovation Day: Wednesday, March 18, 2020


Time Activity
9:00 a.m. Registration and set up
10:00 a.m. Showcase opens and judging begins, James A. Colvin Atrium (London Campus)
1:00 p.m. Presentation of Awards, James A. Colvin Atrium (London campus)

Note: Faculty and staff research posters will be on display from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.



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.