Established in 2015, by Hugh Segal and Alan Bernstein, and is an annual lecture given by a CIFAR leader, with interested Junior Fellows acting as respondents and moderators. The Canadian Centre for Research (CIFAR) and Massey College foster and encourage the exchange of novel ideas and research insights. Both institutions connect with diverse, multidisciplinary communities in Canada and abroad and include gifted graduate students, early-career scholars, senior researchers and leaders from business, culture, the arts and policy.