CIFAR presents
The Walrus Talks Exploration 

Understanding our universe, from the centre of the earth to the far reaches of space.

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Mar 5 / 20

6:30 PM (Doors Open)
7:00 PM - The Walrus Talks

220 St Georges Dr NE
Calgary, AB

Join us for a catered reception following the event to continue the conversation.




The Walrus Talks is a national series of events produced by The Walrus. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, business leaders, and more!


Mark Chen: Fellow in CIFAR's Gravity & the Extreme Universe program; particle astrophysicist, Queen's University

Kate Harris: author of Lands of Lost Borders

Daryl Haggard: CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar; Assistant Professor of Physics, McGill University / McGill Space Institute; Canada Research Chair in Multi-messenger Astrophysics 

Alona Fyshe: CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar; Canada CIFAR AI Chair; CIFAR Fellow, Learning in Machines & Brains program; Fellow, Amii; Assistant Professor, University of Alberta

Jack Mustard: Program Co-Director, CIFAR's Earth 4D: Subsurface Science & Exploration program; Professor of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences and Professor of Environmental Studies, Brown University

More speakers to come.

To learn more about The Walrus Talks series, read the FAQs here or email If you require special accommodation in order to fully participate in this event, please contact or (416) 971-5004, ext. 247.

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