Events: Conferences and Symposiums

Fighting Cancer with Knowledge and Hope

A public forum to empower patients, caregivers and families dealing with cancer. Lectures cover advances in cancer research, complex cancer diseases, novel treatments and best practices in patient care management.

Integrated Management Symposium Series

Explore complex management and societal challenges through intimate conversations between prominent McGill academics and leading management practitioners.

The Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium Series

One of McGill University's premier annual events, the Symposium features talks by renowned experts on topics of current public interest and attracts a large audience as well as extensive media attention.

Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and...

A forum for the general public to engage with students, professors, government officials and industry professionals to discuss advancements in sustainability through engineering and design.

Innovation Week

Each autumn the Quartier d’innovation hosts a week of workshops, discussions and events dedicated to sparking innovation and entrepreneurship. Join us for seven days of insight and connection between entrepreneurs, business leaders, and dreamers from McGill and beyond.

Indigenous Awareness Week

McGill University’s Indigenous Awareness week honours Indigenous cultures including First Nations, Métis and Inuit. The event creates opportunities for exchange and collaboration, exploring important issues in an atmosphere that celebrates indigenous culture and accomplishment.

Black History Month

In collaboration with various campus groups, the Social Equity and Diversity Education (SEDE) Office at McGill University hosts Black History Month in celebration of Black excellence at McGill and within Canada.