Over the course of the public viewing hours on Wednesday, May 18th, Finalists will be assigned “Mini-McGill” activities as part of the Finalist Rotation. Sessions could include (a full list with descriptions will be published in April 2016):
Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour of Montreal: Experience the City at Your Own Pace
Discover Montreal while being chauffered around Montreal in London style double decker busses between 9:00 and 17:30. There are 12 stops on the “red loop,” including a stop back at the McGill Athletics Complex, as well as an “Olympic Village Loop” which will bring you to the Olympic Stadium and the Science-tech rich “Espace pour la Vie”. Professional and informative tour guides will be on each of the buses to provide you with Montreal’s history and fun facts between stops.
Opening Event: Saveurs de Montréal (Flavours of Montreal)
- Say “SCIENCE” as participants gather on the field to meet each other and for a group photo opportunity
- The group photo will be followed by a short opening ceremony, including a ceremonial flag raising, as well as finalist and delegate pledges