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.

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, Equity at McGill University hosts Black History Month in celebration of Black excellence at McGill and within Canada.

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.

POWE Conference for Future Women in Engineering

The annual POWE Conference for Future Women in Engineering is an all-day event for high school and CEGEP girls who have a strong interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).  The conference is for girls who have a strong passion for engineering and those who are curious about what…

McGill Sustainability Systems Initiative (MSSI) Sustainability Research...

The Symposium brings together students, faculty, and the wider McGill community to discuss sustainability research at McGill across many different disciplines. It promotes a sustainable future using McGill’s greatest asset: its collective brainpower.