Curiosity on Stage | Curiosité en scène

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Curiosity on Stage | Curiosité en scène


Curiosity on Stage: Evening Edition - Leonardo da Vinci: 500 Years of Genius

Join the Italian Embassy and the Canada Science and Technology Museum for an evening of discussion and discovery on the quintessential Renaissance man, Leonardo da Vinci.

Invited speakers from the Galileo Museum in Italy, Carleton University, and the University of Ottawa will explore the historical importance of da Vinci’s diverse body of work, as well as the lasting impact of his legacy on science, technology, and art in our age.

Be among the first to visit the all-new exhibition “Leonardo da Vinci - 500 Years of Genius”! Your Curiosity on Stage ticket will grant you access to the exhibit in its entirety, which includes life-size reproductions of Leonardo’s art, touchscreen versions of his codices, and so much more!


  • Andrea Bernardoni (Galileo Museum) - Senior Researcher

  • Angelo Mingarelli (Carleton University) - Mathematician

  • Hanan Anis (University of Ottawa) - Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Lisa Leblanc (Canada Science and Technology Museum) - Director General; Panel Moderator

Read about their careers here.

Join the conversation and share your thoughts using the hashtag #CuriosityOnStage.


  • 5:00 - 6:30 pm: Explore the “Leonardo da Vinci: 500 Years of Genius” exhibit. Light refreshments and networking opportunities.
  • 6:30 - 8:30 pm: Presentations and Panel discussion


  • Members: $7
  • Students: $7 with discount code "SALAI" (valid student ID required on night of event)
  • Non-members: $10

*Parking fees are included with admission.