The Ontario Science Centre is set to explore the theme of modern innovation in its first-ever Facebook Live event, which will be held inside Leonardo da Vinci’s Workshop: The Exhibition. Called “Inspiring Inventiveness: Beyond da Vinci,” the 45-minute live discussion begins at 1:00 p.m. EST on February 2ndand will examine da Vinci’s amazing contributions to modern invention and how his spirit can spur young minds toward invention in such a different world.
- Is today’s generation perhaps better equipped to make new discoveries and change the world?
- What can we learn from one of history’s great geniuses?
This unique event features a four-person panel of experts including:
- Michael Serbinis, President and CEO, Kobo Inc. – Canadian Innovator
- Massimiliano Lisa, Co-founder of Leonardo3 – Da Vinci Expert
- Sandra Martin, Executive Editor, Today’s Parent – Parent/Teacher Perspective
- Hooley McLaughlin, Chief Science Officer, Ontario Science Centre – The Role of Science and Science Centres
The panel will be led by special guest and moderator, CBC personality Wendy Mesley, who will also take questions from a live Facebook audience.