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Monday, September 19, 2022

9:00 - 12:00 PM AURP BOARD OF DIRECTORS' MEETING 
1:30 - 5:00 PM DISCOVERY CENTER Sponsor Display Table - set up
1:30 - 4:30 PM

PRE-CONFERENCE INTENSIVE SESSION (separate registration fee)
LAUNCH POINT: CREATING COMMUNITIES OF INNOVATION (COI) 101
Chair: Erin Koshut, Executive Director, Cummings Research Park

For those new to research parks or looking for a refresher

1:30 - 4:30 PM

OPTIONAL TOURS

Experiential Tour 1 - Toronto Discovery District
On this walking tour up University Avenue, you will hear about key organizations in this urban innovation district and how they work together. The Discovery District has the highest density R&D spending in Canada. It includes a number of Canada's top hospitals, the MaRS Centre, and the University of Toronto. This tour will take place outdoors.

Experiential Tour 2 - MaRS Centre
See the inside of the 1.5 million square feet of office, lab, meeting and event space in downtown Toronto. You will see how the ecosystem within our four district buildings is driving the growth of startups and the innovation community across health, cleantech, fintech and enterprise. The Centre also anchors the surrounding Discovery District, benefiting from direct connections and proximity to other key organizations. This tour will mainly take place indoors.

5:30 - 9:00 PM AURP BOARD OF DIRECTORS' SPONSOR APPRECIATION DINNER
By invitation only
Keep networking and collaboration in mind as we gather for merriment before experiencing Toronto innovation community and great diversity.