Picture a Scientist screening hosted by UTM includes Professor Ning Yan on the panel

UTM will host an online screening of the Tribeca Film Festival selected film, Picture a Scientist.

PICTURE A SCIENTIST chronicles the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. Biologist Nancy Hopkins, chemist Raychelle Burks, and geologist Jane Willenbring lead viewers on a journey deep into their own experiences in the sciences, ranging from brutal harassment to years of subtle slights. Along the way, from cramped laboratories to spectacular field stations, we encounter scientific luminaries – including social scientists, neuroscientists, and psychologists – who provide new perspectives on how to make science itself more diverse, equitable, and open to all.” 

Following the film, a panel of four researchers including Professor Ning Yan will have a discussion. Register online for the links for the viewing and discussion here.

Advanced Manufacturing: Building Ontario through Talent and Innovation

This morning Prof. Ning Yan and Ph.D Candidate Nicole Tratnik were present at Ontario’s Universities Advance Manufacturing Networking and Panel Discussion event.
This event contained select researchers from Universities all over Ontario, stakeholders and MPP’s.

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Leading up to the event U of T news featured Ning Yan in a recent article:
https://www.utoronto.ca/news/future-proofing-ontario-s-economy-u-t-researchers-showcase-advanced-manufacturing-innovations