Cosmic+ Career Connections Job Fair

Join Western Space and the Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) at the Cosmic+ Career Connections Job Fair on May 31st, 2024 from 10 am to 3 pm. This career fair takes place on the last day of the 2024 CAP Congress (May 27-31, 2024), and will be featuring companies from the fields including medicine, physics, engineering, geoscience, and astronomy, as well as others to network with. 


9:00 - 10:00 am

PAB Atrium 

Career Fair Setup

10:15 am

Career Fair Start
10:15 - 10:30 am Welcome and Land Acknowledgement

10:30 - 11:30 am

PAB 106

"Canadian Science and Technology in the Artemis Program: From Orbit to Lunar Surface"

  • Andrew Allen (Director of Technology Strategy, Robotics and Space Operations division at MDA Space) 
  • Faizan Rehmatullah (Planetary Robotics Architect at MDA Space)

1:30 - 2:30 pm 

PAB 106

"Western University Alumni Panel: Where are They Now?"

  • Dr. Gavin Tolometti (Skywatch)
    • PhD Earth Science, 2022
  • Dr. Sahar Rahmani (PartnerHero)
    • PhD Astronomy, 2016 
  • Adrian Mahjour (IBM) 
    • MSc Physics, 2019
  • Dr. Megan Tannock (Cosmographic Software)
    • PhD Astronomy, 2021
  • Moderated by Sami Lambier (MSc. Physics & Astronomy) 

3:00 pm

Career Fair Close

Employers interested in participating as exhibitors can RSVP at this form below:

Students interested in attending can RSVP at this form below:

We look forward to seeing you there!


Attending employers: 

  • IBM
  • MDA Space 
  • Snolab
  • Skywatch
  • Gamble Tech
  • Magnestar, Inc
  • PartnerHero
  • ScienceTech. Inc
  • Cosmographic Software
  • Cengage
  • Canadian Nuclear Laboratories