11/21/2017 - 12/31/1969

This year’s Mitacs Awards are on November 21, 2017, at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. The event honours Mitacs program alumni, including professors and partner organizations, and their life-changing research breakthroughs.

We are currently welcoming nominations for the 2017 awards. The nomination deadline is October 2, 2017, at 12 p.m. PT. To submit a nomination, please visit the nominations page.


Mark your calendars for two exceptional days in Ottawa to explore emerging digital technologies at the CANARIE National Summit 2017.

Join industry, scientists, entrepreneurs, policy makers, academia, and government to learn and discuss science, commerce, and security.


Explore gender equality and diversity in research and innovation at the Gender Summit in Montreal, on November 6–8, 2017.

Learn how your organization can benefit from incorporating equity and inclusion practices.


Save the date! Join scientists, entrepreneurs, policy makers, journalists, and students at the Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC) in Ottawa.

CSPC 2017 will be held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, on November 1–3, 2017.


Join us in Vancouver on September 7, 2017, at the Mexi-Can Forum.

The event connects industry, research, government, education, and non-profit thought leaders from Mexico and Canada to discuss the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).


York University's Lassonde School of Engineering is hosting its annual Undergraduate Research Conference on August 15, 2017.

The conference takes place at York University, Bergeron Building, on the main floor (11 Arboretum Ln, Toronto ON). For more details, visit the Undergraduate Research Conference web page.


New Westminster start-ups, tech companies, and entrepreneurs: Attend a workshop on August 15, 2017, and learn about the possibilities of advancing your R&D through Mitacs programs.

Dr. Meadows, Mitacs Business Development Director, will present on Mitacs opportunities for companies in the area.


Connect and collaborate with key players in Canada’s aerospace industry at the CARIC National Forum in Vancouver, on August 8–9, 2017.

The forum takes place at the University of British Columbia’s Vancouver campus.


Join us at TECNOVATE17 on June 21, 2017, in Calgary.

Network with funders and industry and academic experts, and check out the latest in geomatics innovation.


Join us at the inaugural conference of the North American Center for Collaborative Development’s “Connecting Indigenous peoples in North America: Crafting a community of shared knowledge” conference.

The conference is hosted by First Nations University of Canada in Regina, on June 12–13, 2017.