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CRAM: The Free Learning Festival

On April5, 2019, four universities will open their doors to give curious minds from across the city a chance to discover the unexpected ideas revolutionizing the way we think, live and work. Over the course of one evening, CRAM will feature 30+ free events, where attendees can move betweenfour university campuses: York University, OCAD University, Ryerson Universityand University of Toronto.
Each presentation will last approximately 25 minutes in length with Q&A
Cost: FREE but registration is required
Partners: OCAD University, Ryerson University, University of Toronto and York University (CRAM events will take place at various locations across four university campuses)
How does CRAM work?
CRAM will feature innovative ways of engaging audiences in academic research using out-of-the-box techniques. These can include interactive demos, immersive experiences, an array of multimedia and the use of devices such as drones. This will help make big and potentially complex ideas easily digestible and more fun for everyone. Each university will host an event every hour that explores a diverse, multidisciplinary range of topics. Each event will be 25 minutes or less in length. Participants are encouraged to travel between the schools, exploring topics of greatest interest to them.
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Apr 05 2019


5:00 pm - 11:00 pm


York University @ Vari Hall, 198 York Blvd. North York, ON M3J 2S5
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