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In Conversation with the President

In Conversation with the President

McMaster leaders, researchers and students share their unique stories with President David Farrar in this new video series that introduces you to members of our campus community.

In Conversation with Leyla Soleymani on Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

President Farrar recently sat down with Leyla Soleymani, McMaster’s inaugural associate vice-president, Research (Commercialization and Entrepreneurship) to talk about her experiences with entrepreneurship, and how faculty, staff and students can translate their research into real-world impact. 

In Conversation with Dave Cano, Director of Sustainability

President Farrar talks to Director of Sustainability Dave Cano about McMaster’s plan to get to net-zero carbon emissions, the many sustainability initiatives underway across campus, and about Cano’s lifelong passion for sustainability.

In Conversation with Niko Hildebrandt, Canada Excellence Research Chair

President Farrar talks with Niko Hildebrandt, McMaster’s new Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC), whose work focuses on developing and commercializing new biosensors to help clinicians detect diseases like cancer earlier.