Event Date: 05/22/2019

We are participating in this year’s C2 Montréal conference with our own Jesse Vincent-Herscovici, VP Business Development as a guest speaker, May 24, 11am – 12:30pm.

C2 Montréal is the most forward-thinking business event in the world. Named best conference four years running, C2 is much more than just simply a conference. It combines progressive and inspiring content in a highly creative, festival-like setting that will blow your mind. At C2, guests transform into active participants who aren’t afraid to dive right in. C2 is for business leaders who want to lead the pack.

Event Date: 05/23/2019


Growing Together. The Okanagan region and the UBC campus there are experiencing rapid parallel growth. Following a vision set out in 2014, various initiatives were established at UBC’s Okanagan campus to optimize engagement with the business community. The steps are helping the campus meet a foundational mandate of being woven into the fabric of the socio-economic development of the region. Moderated by Mitacs, partners in academia, industry and regional economic development will share their unique perspectives.

Moderator : Jennifer Tedmon Jones, Mitacs
Speakers: Deborah Buszard, University of British Columbia & Krista Mallory, Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission


Event Date: 05/28/2019

Join us for an inspiring evening celebrating outstanding Mitacs alumni who have turned their groundbreaking research into innovative start-ups. 

The evening will also feature some exciting activities as part of our 20th anniversary. Follow @MitacsCanada on Twitter for updates.


5:30–6:30 p.m. Networking
6:30–7:00 p.m. Panel discussion
7:00–7:30 p.m. Awards presentation
7:30–8:30 p.m. Networking

Light refreshments will be served.

Event Date: 05/29/2019

We'll be attending 12th Plant Protein Ingredients Summit 2019, this unique Summit will capitalize on fantastic opportunities to advance and accelerate for a better food world.

Event Date: 06/01/2019

Join us at the largest gathering of academics, researchers, students, policy makers, and many more to build the partnerships for a better Canada.

Congress 2019 is organized by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, and will be hosted at the University of British Columbia from June 1 to June 7, 2019.