Leaders in Innovation

David and Susan Axelrod to Headline the 2018 Leaders in Innovation Dinner

On November 19, the former senior advisor to President Barack Obama and current Senior Political Commentator for CNN, David Axelrod, and Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) Founding Chair, Susan Axelrod, will join scientists, researchers and community members for the 2018 Leaders in Innovation Dinner.

The evening will profile research advancements and innovations in the area of epilepsy and will include the formal awarding of the J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine - one of Canada's most prestigious research awards - to Istvan Mody, PhD.

During the evening, David and Susan will participate in an engaging armchair discussion about their lives, careers and their journey as parents of a daughter with epilepsy.

Master of Ceremonies: Peter Mansbridge LLD’08

Monday, November 19, 2018
Reception - 5:30 p.m. | Dinner - 6:30 p.m.
London Convention Centre
Business Formal

Tickets are $250 per person or $2,000 for a table of eight. Please purchase tickets by Friday, November 9, 2018.

 

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Proudly supported by the C.H. Stiller Memorial Foundation and the Family of J. Allyn Taylor.

HST Number: 10816 2587 RT0001

 

2017 Highlights

Please enjoy a photo gallery highlighting some of the our 2017 Leaders in Innovation Dinner's special moments. Can't see the gallery, click here.

For event inquiries, please contact Natalie Wakabayashi at 519.661.2111 ext. 89201 or email natalie.wakabayashi@schulich.uwo.ca.