Graduate Student Conference

The conference will feature lectures and panel discussions with Indigenous leaders, senior government officials, industry and the leader in the non-profit sector. The conference will also introduce graduate students to the various campus resources that support student success and professional development.

Please register online

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM (reception to follow)
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Lunch provided)

Registration begins at 4:30 on Friday and 8:30 on Saturday 

Location: RIC Atrium

Discounted accommodations are available for out of town students. Please contact Housing Services for more details. 

The sessions that have been confirmed

  • Panel discussion with Deputy Ministers on why research matters.
  • Academic Writing
  • Mental Resilience
  • Indigenous-centered Research panel
  • Community-based research
  • Presentations: Dynamic Delivery in Performance
  • Intellectual Ownership
  • Navigating Career Paths
  • How to defend your thesis