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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) ANN LOUISE VEHOVEC
21-Feb-2018 - 20-Feb-2021
toronto
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JOHN CARMICHAEL
28-May-2020 - 06-Dec-2022
toronto
3. Member (Part-Time) MARIANNE GOURAS
15-Nov-2017 - 14-Nov-2020
toronto
4. Member (Part-Time) BRETT MARCHAND
31-Dec-2018 - 30-Dec-2021
toronto
5. Member (Part-Time) KEN MACDONALD
31-Jan-2019 - 30-Jan-2022
markham (unionville)
6. Member (Part-Time) GILLIAN SMITH
28-Feb-2019 - 27-Feb-2022
toronto
7. Member (Part-Time) JULIAN DIBATTISTA
28-Feb-2019 - 27-Feb-2022
toronto
8. Member (Part-Time) JANIS PELESHOK
04-Apr-2019 - 03-Apr-2022
toronto
9. Member (Part-Time) DAMIAN SYDOR
29-Aug-2019 - 28-Aug-2022
ajax
10. Member (Part-Time) DEVEN SANDHU
17-Oct-2019 - 16-Oct-2022
thornhill
11. Member (Part-Time) CHRIS TAMBAKIS
06-Dec-2019 - 05-Dec-2022
toronto
12. Member (Part-Time) RUTH BRINSTON
17-Jan-2020 - 16-Jan-2023
ottawa
13. Member (Part-Time) JOSHUA KRANE
12-Mar-2020 - 11-Mar-2023
toronto
14. Member (Part-Time) SUMIT OBERAI
21-May-2020 - 20-May-2023
toronto
15. Member (Part-Time) KALID AMERY
02-Jul-2020 - 01-Jul-2023
maple
16. Member (Part-Time)
17. Member (Part-Time)
18. Member (Part-Time)
19. Member (Part-Time)
20. Member (Part-Time)
21. Member (Part-Time)
22. Member (Part-Time)
23. Member (Part-Time)
24. Member (Part-Time)
25. Member (Part-Time)
26. Member (Part-Time)