2017 Finalists

first place winner Victoria Donovan

First Place

Victoria Donovan


Title: Lie Low, Stay Alive

second place winner Amani Ibrahim

Second Place

Amani Ibrahim


Title: Moving Surgical Design Outside the Operating Room

people's choice Victoria Donovan

People's Choice

Victoria Donovan


Title: Lie Low, Stay Alive

Watch the 2017 Finalists Videos



Back row (Left to Right): Victoria Donovan (Neuroscience), Principal Daniel Woolf (Judge), Brianne Gascho (Art History), Caroline Wallace (Neuroscience), JC Kenny (JCKenny Media, CBC and Judge), Chancellor Jim Leech (Judge), Robert A Wood (8020Info and Judge), Eric Rapos (Computing), Bill Welychka (CKWS and MC)

Front row (Left to Right): Vice Provost & Dean, School of Graduate Studies, Brenda Brouwer, Kassandra Yun (Environmental Studies), Denise Cumming (University Hospitals Kingston Foundation and Judge), Claire Boteler (Math & Stats), Rosanna Brown (Art History), Amani Ibrahim (Computing), Louise de Lannoy (Kinesiology & Health Studies), Deyu Xing (Education)

Judges: Daniel Woolf (Principal and Vice-Chancellor), Jim Leech (Chancellor), Robert A Wood (President & Ceo of 8020Info), JC Kenny (JC Kenny Media & CBC), Denise Cumming (CEO University Hospitals Kingston Foundation)

Emcee: Bill Weylchka, Host and Producer, the Morning Show, CKWS