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Centennial Centre of Science and Technology (Ontario Science Centre)

Ministry
Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries
URL
www.ontariosciencecentre.ca
Address
770 DON MILLS ROAD
TORONTO
M3C1T3
Phone
(416) 696-1000; 1-888-696-1110
Fax
(416) 696-3135
Background
Centennial Centre of Science and Technology Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.5, ss. 2(1) (opens a new window)
Function

The Centennial Centre of Science and Technology, commonly known as the Ontario Science Centre, was established by the province to commemorate the centennial of Canadian confederation. Its mandate is to depict to the public, and conduct education programs on, the origins, development and progress of science and technology and their relationship to society; to show Ontario's role in furthering science and technology; and to stimulate public interest in the Centre's work. The corporation collects and exhibits objects and displays and maintains and operates the Centre and its facilities. The affairs of the Centre are under the control of its Board of Trustees.

Membership

The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints not fewer than sixteen and not more than twenty-six trustees, and designates one of them as chair and another as vice-chair.

Term

Trustees serve for a term not exceeding three years, but may be reappointed for one or more terms.

Meetings
The Board meets four times a year.
Remuneration

Appointees are eligible to receive expenses.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Part-Time) JOHN CARMICHAEL ICD.D
17-Feb-2022 - 16-Feb-2025
north york
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) CHRIS TAMBAKIS
24-Feb-2022 - 05-Dec-2022
toronto
3. Member (Part-Time) DAMIAN SYDOR
29-Aug-2019 - 28-Aug-2022
ajax
4. Member (Part-Time) DEVEN SANDHU
17-Oct-2019 - 16-Oct-2022
thornhill
5. Member (Part-Time) CHRIS TAMBAKIS
06-Dec-2019 - 05-Dec-2022
toronto
6. Member (Part-Time) RUTH BRINSTON
17-Jan-2020 - 16-Jan-2023
ottawa
7. Member (Part-Time) JOSHUA KRANE
12-Mar-2020 - 11-Mar-2023
toronto
8. Member (Part-Time) SUMIT OBERAI
21-May-2020 - 20-May-2023
toronto
9. Member (Part-Time) KALID AMERY
02-Jul-2020 - 01-Jul-2023
maple
10. Member (Part-Time) EUGENIA DUODU
12-Nov-2020 - 11-Nov-2023
toronto
11. Member (Part-Time) MARIANNE GOURAS
15-Nov-2020 - 14-Nov-2023
toronto
12. Member (Part-Time) KIRK NYLEN
10-Dec-2020 - 09-Dec-2023
toronto
13. Member (Part-Time) CHUKWURA EZEOKAFOR
28-Jan-2021 - 27-Jan-2024
oakville
14. Member (Part-Time) REFAT JIWANI
29-Jul-2021 - 28-Jul-2024
markham
15. Member (Part-Time) ASHUTOSH JHA
14-Oct-2021 - 13-Oct-2024
toronto
16. Member (Part-Time) KEN MACDONALD
31-Jan-2022 - 30-Jan-2025
markham (unionville)
17. Member (Part-Time) GILLIAN SMITH
28-Feb-2022 - 27-Feb-2025
toronto
18. Member (Part-Time) JULIAN DIBATTISTA
28-Feb-2022 - 27-Feb-2025
hamilton
19. Member (Part-Time) TINA YUAN
04-Mar-2022 - 03-Mar-2025
toronto
20. Member (Part-Time) JANIS FIELD
04-Apr-2022 - 03-Apr-2025
toronto
21. Member (Part-Time)
22. Member (Part-Time)
23. Member (Part-Time)
24. Member (Part-Time)
25. Member (Part-Time)
26. Member (Part-Time)