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Global Final

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Date: May 29 to June 2, 2017

Location: Western University, London, Canada

Tentative Schedule:

Monday, May 29

Teams Arrive

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, May 30

Challenge Chats, Guest Lectures
     9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
     Atrium, International and Graduate Affairs Building

Prepare and Practice your Presentations
     1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
     International and Graduate Affairs Building or Ontario Hall

President's Reception
     6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
     Gibbons Lodge

Wednesday, May 31

International World's Challenge Challenge Finals
9:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
McKellar Room, University Community Centre

9:30-9:45 a.m. - The University of Hong Kong
9:45-10:00 a.m. - Dalhousie University 
10:00-10:15 a.m. - Radboud University 
10:15-10:30 a.m. - University of Alberta
10:30-10:45 a.m. - University of Waterloo
11:00-11:15 a.m. - University at Buffalo
11:15-11:30 a.m. - Western University 
11:30-11:45 a.m. - Monash University 
11:45-12:00 p.m. - University of Otago
12:00-12:15 p.m. - The University of British Columbia

Please note, universities were selected randomly for presentation order.


Gala Dinner & Awards Presentation
     6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m - Reception & Awards Ceremony
     7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m - Dinner
     Museum London
     Formal Attire

Thursday, June 1

Sight-Seeing Tours & Social Activities

Friday, June 2

Farewell Breakfast

Teams return home, or continue travel in Canada

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