I am pleased to inform you that a representative of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, has agreed to give a presentation on foreign influence on research. His presentation will cover national security concerns and steps that can be taken by researchers to protect themselves and their intellectual property. The presentation is scheduled at 3:00 to 4:30 pm in Senate Chamber (Room E3-262 Engineering Building) on June 5, 2020. Attendance is limited to 23 peoples to respect the provincial health guidelines that limit gathering inside buildings to 25 people. We will ensure that Senate Chamber is cleaned prior to this presentation and sitting spots will be clearly marked to meet the physical distancing requirements. We will have hand sanitizers available at the entrance and exit of the room. Please RSVP to gail.cornock(a)umanitoba.ca<mailto:email@example.com> before Tuesday 4:30 pm. Thanks.
Digvir S. Jayas, O.C., Ph.D., D.Sc., P.Eng., P.Ag., FRSC
Vice-President (Research and International) and Distinguished Professor
202 Administration Building
66 Chancellors Circle
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Phone: 204-474-9404 (office)
Phone: 204-291-4505 (mobile)
This message is being sent on behalf of Dr. Jay Doering, Associate Vice-President (Partnerships)
In preparation for tomorrow's meeting, please find attached/linked the following documents:
1. Request for Building Access to Conduct Research (when finalized, this form will be put on the ORS site)
2. Phased Reopening of UM Research (when finalized this doc will be mounted on UMLearn with the above form linked within)
Please see the attached agenda for the May 7th meeting. The meeting will be held via Bluejeans Videoconference, please see the videoconferencing details below to add to your calendar.
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Cyrelle Layawan-Mandac (B.S., B.A)
Confidential Assistant | Office of the Vice-President (Research & International)
202 Administration Building, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
Phone: 204-474-6915 | Cyrelle.Layawan(a)umanitoba.ca<mailto:Cyrelle.Layawan@umanitoba.ca> | www.umanitoba.ca/research<http://www.umanitoba.ca/research>
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