David Evans, PhD, Curator, ROM – Hunting Dinosaurs in Western Canada

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Thursday, October 22, 2015
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Location
Oakville Conference Centre

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Organization: Canadian Club of Halton Peel

Description: Canadian Club dinner speaker Dr. David Evans oversees dinosaur research at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM). He is an Ontario-born scientist whose studies focus on the rich dinosaur fossil record of Canada.

As a curator, David helped develop the ROM’s dinosaur galleries and the major travelling exhibition Ultimate Dinosaurs. He has also been featured on numerous television shows, and was co-creator of the HISTORY TV series Dino Hunt Canada.

David’s research focuses on the evolution, ecology and diversity of dinosaurs, and the factors leading to their extinction.
Active in the field, he has participated in expeditions all over the world, including Africa and Mongolia, and has helped discover eight new dinosaur species in the last five years, most of which were recently unearthed in Alberta.

Tickets available by phone or e-mail.
Cost: $45

Tickets: barrywylie1@gmail.com

Phone: 905 827 6302

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