Event Date: 05/28/2016

Mark your calendars for the 85th annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, hosted by the University of Calgary.

Join Mitacs at the largest gathering of academics, researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners across disciplines to build partnerships and shape the future of social sciences and the humanities.

Event Date: 05/30/2016

How are social sciences and humanities students partnering with organizations to do research in their communities?

Join us at the Congress 2016 Career Corner in Calgary to learn about funded research collaborations between academia and local partners. This session will discuss eligibility criteria, timing, potential research connections, success rates for applications, and practical ways to find partners with Mitacs.

Event Date: 05/31/2016

Join Mitacs, faculty, and grad students at Mobilizing Graduate Students for Diverse Careers held in conjunction with Congress 2016, on May 31, 2016, at the University of Calgary.

At this one-day event, join the discussion about rethinking graduate education and how universities can prepare social sciences and humanities for diverse careers.

Event Date: 05/31/2016

Join us at a Congress 2016 event to explore the professor as social innovator – evolving roles on campus and in communities.

Hosted by Mitacs, this panel session will convene leading Canadian academics to discuss how the professor’s role has changed over the past two decades; whether universities, governments, and others are supporting professors in their changing role; and the skills and resources needed to promote social innovation.

Event Date: 06/02/2016

Join Mitacs at the CPSA’s 3MT® competition finals at Congress 2016 on June 2, 2016, at the University of Calgary.

We’re a proud sponsor of this year’s 3MT®, where participants present their graduate research in three minutes or less to non-specialist judges.