The Current is the flagship current affairs program on CBC Radio One, airing weekday mornings across Canada. The broadcasts, which are anchored by highly-esteemed reporter Anna Maria Tremonti and guest hosts, reach approximately one million listeners each day.
Guest host Arlene Dickinson recently traveled to Perimeter Institute for a discussion with Mike Lazaridis, PI Board Chair, and Neil Turok, the Institute’s Director, on the topic of innovation, the importance of theoretical physics, and more. The broadcast, available online, also includes comments from Raymond Laflamme, PI Associate Faculty member and Director of the Institute for Quantum Computing, and Latham Boyle, PI Faculty member.
Arlene Dickinson is an award-winning, 20-year veteran in marketing communications. She is president and CEO of Venture Communications Ltd, one of Canada’s largest independent marketing firms, with offices in Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Ottawa. Ms. Dickinson is widely known for her business expertise and investment savvy on the successful CBC Television series, The Dragon’s Den.