Conferences and Events

Upcoming Conferences

Science Atlantic hosts annual academic student conferences in a number of disciplines.
Approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduate students and faculty members attend these events each year.

Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science (MSCS) Conference

Date and format TBD Hosted by StFX

Atlantic Universities Geoscience Conference (AUGC)

Date and format TBD Hosted by SMU

Atlantic Universities Physics and Astronomy Conference (AUPAC)

Date and format TBD Hosted by UdeM

Science Atlantic Environment Conference (SAEC)

Date and format TBD Hosted by Dalhousie

Aquaculture & Fisheries, and Biology (AFB) Conference

Date and format TBD Hosted by UPEI

Science Atlantic Nutrition and Foods Conference (SANFC)

Date and format TBD

Psychology Conference

Date and format TBD Hosted by StFX

ChemCon

Date and format TBD Hosted by StFX

Speaker Tours

Several of our science committees partner with other organizations to host annual speaker tours of notable scientists.  Each tour visits a minimum of three different post-secondary institutions in Atlantic Canada. Lectures are free and open to all interested.

Please note, due to COVID-19, all in-person speaker tours have been cancelled for the remainder of 2020-2021 season. Updates will be posted when available. 

Chemistry Speaker Tour

Co-sponsored by the
Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC)

2021 tour is cancelled due to COVID-19

Physics Speaker Tour

co-sponsored by the Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP)

2021 virtual tour details

Women in Science Tour

co-sponsored by the Women in Science and Engineering-Atlantic Region

2021 tour is cancelled due to COVID-19

Geology Speaker Tour