The Ottawa Centre is comprised of about 90 CMOS members. The Centre holds monthly meetings downtown from September through May. Our meetings are open to members and the public. Meetings start with lunch followed by a presentation by an invited speaker and discussion. Occasionally our meetings are joint with partner groups or societies.
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In 2020, the Ottawa Centre will host the annual CMOS Congress. Our local arrangements chair is putting together volunteer groups to help with this large project. If you can help in any way please contact Bruce Angle .
Outreach activities aimed at high school, university and post graduate students are a priority for the Ottawa Centre. We judge and provide prizes at regional science fairs in Ottawa and Gatineau.
Upcoming Luncheon Meeting - Wednesday 20 November 2019
SPEAKER: Ray Desjardins
TITLE: Agricultural Meteorology Then and Now: Paradigm Shift to Sustainable Science
SPEAKER BIO: Raymond L. Desjardins is a senior research scientist at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in the Agrienvironment Division of the Ottawa Research and Development Centre. His areas of expertise include agricultural meteorology, micrometeorology, air quality, and climate change.
PLACE: Rideau Canal Junior Ranks Mess, 4 Queen Elizabeth Drive, Ottawa. Side entrance, Harmony Room, 4th floor (elevator available)
COST: $25 non members; $20 members & their spouses; students $10
TIME: 12:00 noon, Wednesday November 20, 2019
PARKING: On street parking in the vicinity, or at Ottawa City Hall
RSVP: Please confirm your attendance no later than Friday 15 November by using this Doodle link. New registration and pre-payment systems are in effect. Payment for your lunch should now be done by Interac e-Transfer using the following email address:
email@example.com . If you are unable to use e-Transfer you are asked to contact our Treasurer, Yvon Bernier at firstname.lastname@example.org to make alternate arrangements.
Alternatively, please contact any of the following to register if you have problems with Doodle or Interac:
Dawn Conway 613-724-2954; email: DMConway1@gmail.com
Ann McMillan 613-831-5851; email: email@example.com
Paul Pestieau 613-990-6855; email: Paul.Pestieau@canada.ca
Bob Jones 613-820-6336; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daria Bradbury 613-949-9119; email: Daria.Bradbury@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Hoy Chow 819-938-4429; email: email@example.com
Tom Zagon: 613-992-8431; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
CANCELLATION: If you need to cancel, please change your Doodle information as soon as possible or let a contact person know so we can cancel your food order.
NEXT MEETING: Wednesday 18 December, speaker Nancy Hamzawi, Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Technology, Environment and Climate Change Canada
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Ottawa Centre Archives - Please follow this link for past meeting notices, slides from recent lunch presentations, executive members, previous speakers by topic and year, minutes of executive meetings and much more.
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