Event Date: 10/30/2015

Save the date! Join a discussion on challenges and trends in graduate education at the CAGS 2015 Conference in Calgary.

Meet with leading thinkers and innovators from academia, government, and the private sector. Learn about Mitacs and graduate funding opportunities at a session hosted by Val Walker, Mitacs Director of Policy, on Saturday, October 31, 2015, at 3:45 p.m.

Event Date: 11/16/2015

Join us in celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences on November 16 and 17, 2015, in Ottawa.

Participate in discussions on the future of the humanities and social sciences, including research impact issues and reconciliation with Aboriginal peoples.

For full details and the conference agenda, visit www.ideas-idees.ca/conference. This is an invitation-only event for Federation members and special guests.

Event Date: 11/24/2015

Join Mitacs and the innovation community in an evening of celebration as we honour outstanding researchers and innovators at the 5th annual Mitacs Awards.

Exemplary leadership and research achievement will be showcased in seven award categories:

  • Mitacs and NRC-IRAP Award for Commercialization
  • Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation – Undergraduate
  • Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation – Master’s
  • Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation – PhD
  • Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation – Postdoctoral
  • Mitacs Award for Exceptional Leadership — Professor
  • Mitacs Award for Exceptional Leadership — Industry

Event Date: 11/25/2015

Join scientists, entrepreneurs, policy makers, journalists, and students to discuss Canadian science, technology, and innovation policy. CSPC 2015 will be held at the Delta Hotel City Centre in Ottawa, November 25–27, 2015.