Astronaut David Saint-Jacques participates in C2 Montréal live from space

Media advisory

Longueuil, Quebec,  – On , during C2 Montréal , Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut David Saint-Jacques, who is on the International Space Station, will have a live conversation with Dr. Dave Williams, Canadian astronaut; and Shagun Maheshwari, a young ace in artificial intelligence (AI) applications in the medical field.

The discussion will revolve around the benefits of science experiments and the importance of AI in the field of health, both on Earth and in space.

Media who would like to obtain press accreditation must register with C2 Montréal. Those who cannot attend in person can watch the event live (or watch the video afterwards) on the CSA's YouTube channel.

Note: Some regulations apply to the presence of media on the site. Please contact C2 Montréal for more information.

Time What Who Where
11:05 a.m. ET – Start of conference block "Advances in Tech: The Promise, Potentials and Pitfalls" Conversation with David Saint-Jacques, live from the International Space Station, during C2 Montréal
  • David Saint-Jacques, CSA astronaut
  • Dave Williams, Canadian astronaut and CEO of Exploration Inc.
  • Shagun Maheshwari, machine learning developer and innovator, The Knowledge Society
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