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Events are used to raise awareness of Ontario Agri-Food Innovation Alliance programs and to help foster connections between researchers and stakeholders in industry, government, and the broader research community. Be sure to visit the past events section to access presentations and agendas from previously held events. Content from past events is housed on the University of Guelph's online digital repository, The Atrium. 

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Approaches to KMb – Examples from U of G

Summary & Objectives: How can you share research and engage with non-academic audiences? During this workshop, you will hear from a panel of projects and programs here at the University of Guelph about their approaches to knowledge mobilization (KMb). Speakers from across sectors will discuss their strategies for engaging stakeholders, mobilizing knowledge and planning for impact. By the end of this workshop, participants will have learned about: Approaches to stakeholder engagement and knowledge mobilization from several projects and...

Clear Language Writing

Summary & Objectives:   Hone your clear communication skills! Get tips on how to structure and write clear language summaries of your research for dissemination to lay audiences. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: Define what clear...

Infographic Development and Design

Summary & Objectives: Go beyond the academic poster: learn all about best practices for designing engaging and visually appealing infographics. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: Describe the principles of visual design Select appropriate resources to help make visual layouts Create a basic infographic using PowerPoint as a...

Evaluating Knowledge Translation and Transfer (KMb) Activities

Summary & Objectives When all is said and done, how do you know it worked? Go beyond the anecdote and learn to use evaluation techniques to assess the impact of your KMb efforts. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: Summarize the steps involved in evaluating KMb Discuss common challenges and best practices in KMb evaluation Use strategies to identify KMb measures and indicators Explain trade-offs in deciding what and how to measure Select appropriate KMb evaluation goals...

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