Fredericton 2019

Date May 12-15, 2019
Location Fredericton, New Brunswick
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Schedule of Events

Finalists and delegates – May 17 to 21

Visitors – May 19, 20 & 21

All times shown are Eastern Daylight Time

  • Sunday May 12
  • Monday May 13
  • Tuesday May 14
  • Wednesday May 15
  • Thursday May 16
  • Friday May 17

Sunday, May 12

10:30 am 3:00 pm
Project Setup

Finalists will set up their projects and complete inspection.

3:00 pm 4:30 pm
Campus Tours

Finalists and delegates are encouraged to join us for a guided campus tour. Tours will start with an overview of the essential CWSF facilities such as the Student Union building and the Richard J. Currie Center, followed by a 30-45 minute tour of the University of New Brunswick campus.

Monday, May 13

5:00 pm 11:00 pm
STEM Expo Setup

Exhibitors’ setup time for STEM Expo.

6:00 pm 10:00 pm
Freddy Festival

Downtown Fredericton is the heart of our city, and Saturday mornings often find Fredericton residents visiting the Boyce Farmer’s Market. Enjoy the Freddy Festival at the Market, where vendors will offer fabulous fare from samosas to fresh-made kettle corn and exciting activities like bungee cord races. Finalists and Delegates can also explore Science East, a centre offering fun and hands-on science exhibits and our Beaverbrook Art Gallery – home to many incredible works of art. Each participant will be given dining cash to enjoy the meals offered by Market vendors.

Tuesday, May 14

7:30 am 6:30 pm
Tour Day

Finalists and Delegates spend the day exploring host city Fredericton and surroundings on select tours. See your badge for which tour you’re on.

1:00 pm 8:00 pm
STEM Expo Setup

Exhibitors’ setup time for STEM Expo.

Wednesday, May 15

9:00 am 1:30 pm

Open to the general public as the largest youth STEM outreach and promotional event, come check out the STEM Expo Exhibitors and their booths featuring hands-on interactive activities!

STEM Expo happens across multiple days from May 15 to May 17.

[More Info could lead to STEM Expo Info page; only concern is the date of STEM Expo is different each year so how does that work with shared STEM Expo Info page between years?]

9:00 am 1:30 pm
Public Viewing – 1st Day

Open to the general public! Come visit the Project Zone and check out all the projects on display.

5:00 pm 7:00 pm
Public Viewing – 1st Day

Second half of the Public Viewing that’s open to the public.

5:00 pm 7:00 pm

Continuation of STEM Expo in the evening.

Thursday, May 16

9:00 am 2:30 pm
Public Viewing – 2nd Day

2nd Day of Public Viewing.

9:00 am 2:30 pm

2nd day of STEM Expo.

3:30 pm 5:30 pm
Awards Ceremony

Presentation of awards and medals to the winners. The Awards livestream will be made available on our Facebook page/Youtube [insert link] for the public to follow along.

Friday, May 17

9:00 am 3:00 pm
Public Viewing – Final Day

Final Day of Public Viewing.

9:00 am 3:00 pm

Final Day of STEM Expo.

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The Canada-Wide Science Far (CWSF) brings together the country’s stop young scientists in grades 7-12. It’s been held every year since 1962. In addition to scientific, social, and cultural activities, the 500 finalists compete for medals, cash prizes, scholarships and exclusive opportunities.