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January 9, 2024

UBC Research on Nerve-Cell Regeneration

John Madden

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

December 12, 2023

Global Cooling by Solar Radiation Management in Space

Guy Immega

Retired Aerospace Engineer and Author

November 14, 2023

The Canadian Armed Forces in Today’s World

Col. W. Scott Raesler

Commander, 39 Canadian Brigade Group

September 12, 2023

The Curative Powers of Psychedelic and Other Illegal Drugs

Mark Haden

Adjunct Professor of Population and Public Health, UBC

August 8, 2023

Reflections of a Judicial Dinosaur

Randall (Bud) Wong

Former Supreme Court Judge

July 11, 2023

Black Holes 5.0 – Detecting Dark Cosmic Objects

Jess McIver


June 13, 2023

The Russian Refugees: A Family’s First Century in Canada

Mike Andruff


MAY 9, 2023

Out of Hiding: Holocaust Literature of British Columbia

Alan Twigg


April 11, 2023

How Will YVR Handle the Next Blizzard?

Tamara Vrooman

President and CEO of Vancouver Airport Authority

March 14, 2023

The Port of Vancouver – Canada’s Pacific Gateway

Capt. Shri Madiwal

Marine Operations and Harbour Master

February 14, 2023

The State of the World’s Birds and What Can You Do To Help!

Derek Matthews

Chair of the Vancouver Avian Centre

January 10, 2023

The Core Predicament of Our Time

Arno Kopecky

Award-winning Canadian journalist and travel writer

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