What is AIM?
The Academia to Industry Meeting is an annual conference co-hosted by the graduate-student run organizations the Science to Business Network at Queen’s University and Industry Link at McMaster University.
AIM is a multi-university full-day careers conference that will provide an interactive forum for up to 200 graduate students, faculty, and industry professionals in STEM to share career advice, discuss the future of the life science industry, and network.
This meeting will consist of keynote speeches and panel discussions from innovators and professionals from a variety of backgrounds in STEM.
AIM 2019 will be held in Kingston, Ontario at Queen’s University on Friday May 10th.
The conference will feature the following events:
Two Keynote addresses from leaders in the Canadian health sciences industry
Panel discussions of career opportunities and required skills in the industry
Intimate breakfast and lunch for students, faculty, and industry leaders
Closing address and presentation of awards
Conclusion of the conference with a company information and recruiting fair
Accommodations are available for delegates travelling from outside of Kingston for the duration of the conference.
David C. Smith house is one of Queen's newest residence buildings built in 2017. Discounted rates are available using the group booking code below.
Each unit features:
Two bedroom air-conditioned unit with a private washroom. Each bedroom has wood laminate floors, white duvets, one extra long double bed, flat screen TV, and mini fridge. Towels and linens are included. Free WiFi.
Complimentary coffee is available in the lobby from 6:00AM—11:00AM.
Accommodation Room Block
Group Name: AIM Conference
Dates of Stay: May 9th - 11th
Nightly Rate/Per Unit: $109/night
Building Name: David C. Smith House
Building Address: 22 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON
Check-in Location: David C. Smith House
Group Pin: 0506
Group Code: 316172
You may book your room while you are purchasing your tickets or if you have already purchased tickets you may book your room here. Each unit includes 2 rooms and can accommodate up to 2 people.