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

October 22 to 24, 2021
Hosted virtually by StFX

Atlantic Universities Geoscience Conference (AUGC)

November 4 to 7, 2021
Hosted by SMU (Hybrid)

Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Conference (AUPAC)

February 4-6, 2021
Hosted in-person 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


May 26 to 29, 2022
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, we are in the process of organizing the recommencement of speaker tours for the fall of 2021. Updates will be posted when available.