Science World Friends and Patrons

Over the years, Science World has benefited from the dedication and energy of key individuals who have played a significant role in ensuring our success. These individuals have been honoured by being named a Friend or Patron of Science World.

Friends of Science World

To be named a Friend of Science World is an honour bestowed on an individual who personifies the goal and aspirations of the Science World Society. The recipient is characterized by a love of science, a dedication to community service and a commitment to the evolution of British Columbia as an international centre of science and technology. Either through their activities on behalf of the Society and/or by the example they provide by their life’s achievements, the Friend has contributed significantly to the development of a science culture in our province. Our Friends are:

Gordon Campbell2014
Dr Ken Spencer2010
Stan Hagen2009
Dr John Pitts2006
Dr Michael Smith1994
Haig de B. Farris1992
Barbara Brink1991
Dr Cecil H. Green1990


Patrons of Science World

To be named a Patron of Science World is an honour bestowed by the members of the Science World Society. These volunteers or former employees have contributed in a significant way to the development of the Society. Science World thrives because it receives the collective energy, wisdom, time, financial resources and goodwill from leaders in the community we serve. Science World gratefully acknowledges the following leaders:

Dr Robin Louis2015Anthony Barke1997
Dr Lindsay Machan2015Brian Canfield1997
Peter J. O’Callaghan2015Robert Carlisle1997
Jim Pickles2015Robert A. Dickinson1997
Rich Simons2015Danny Gaw1997
Dr Bruce Beairsto2014Dr Colin Jones1997
Paul Geyer2014Dr Maria Klawe1997
Donna O’Neill2012Dr Elmer Froese1996
Dr Andrew Wright2012Nairn (Buz) Knott1996
Bruce Drake2011Ron Woznow1996
Stewart Ladyman2011Michael Francis1995
Morgan Sturdy2011David Ingram1995
Peggie Terry2011Lucille Pacey1995
Ross Mitchell2010Larry Bell1993
Garry Rasmussen2010 John Fraser1993
Trudi Coblenz2009Jane Hungerford1993
Caroline Jellinck2009Alex Klopfer1993
Michael Lee2009Nurjehan Mawani1993
Munro MacKenzie2009Rudolph North1993
John Murphy2009Lynn Patterson1993
Dr Ken Spencer2009 Don Risk1993
Jeff Devins2008Ron Stern1993
Bob Wiens2008Milton Wong1993
Eileen Stewart2007Dr John Wormsbecker1993
Bill Bullis2006Dr Harold Copp1992
Don Young2006Don Graham1992
Stuart Culbertson2005John Pitts1992
Chris Kelly2005Dr Erich Vogt1991
Dr Ron Marteniuk2005Hon David C. Lam1988
Anne Sutherland2005Dr Gerhard Herzberg1987
Eric Kong2004Dr John Polanyi1987
Victoria Withers2004Hon Robert G. Rogers1987
Dr Lorne Whitehead2003  
Dr Alan Pelman2001  
Drinda Scott2000  
Peter Lige1999  
Fei Wong1999  
George Battye1998  
Dr Sid Katz1998  
Kevin O’Neill1998