Jul

7 2024

Jewish Senior Citizen's Centre Doors Open

10:45AM - 3:00PM  

Jewish Senior Citizen's Centre 10052 117 Street
Edmonton, AB T5K1X2
7804884241 programmer@jdicseniors.ca

Contact Jewish Centre
7804884241
programmer@jdicseniors.ca
http://www.jdicseniors.ca

$ Cost $ 15.00

Join us for events during the Edmonton Historic Festival Doors Open
Sunday, July 7
The fee is $15 for one lecture & lunch included
or $20 for two lectures & lunch included 


Lecture #1 starts at 10:45 a.m.
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation Canada Breaks Diabetes with Melanie Hibbard, Executive Director DRIFCan

The Diabetes Research Institute Foundation Canada (DRIFCan) mission is to directly fund cure based diabetes research. Dr. Shapiro has a world renowned research lab at the Alberta Diabetes Institute at the University of Alberta, which is best known for the Edmonton Protocol and Islet transplantation. He is now moving the research into a new direction of stem cell transplantation using one's own cells. We will take you on a diabetes research journey through the last 20 years.

Lunch @ 12 p.m.
Gazpacho Soup, Roasted Veggie Couscous Salad, Olive Herb Focaccia, Fresh Berry Shortcake


Lecture #2 starts at 1 p.m.
Technologies in XXI century & Artificial Intelligence with Forrest Zeisler

Forrest is the CTO & Founder of Jobber, software for small home service businesses. He will share some of the key breakthroughs that have driven company success and the exciting new technologies. This talk will provide a glimpse into the future of tech in the home service industry.
Jobber is now used by over 200K service pros in plumbing, landscaping, residential cleaning, & more, across 60+ countries.