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Date published: March 20, 2020

Where to find SSHRC at Congress 2019

SSHRC is collaborating with the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences to organize several events during their 88th annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences at The University of British Columbia from June 1 to 7, 2019. Congress brings together academics, researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners to share findings, refine ideas, and build partnerships that will help shape the Canada of tomorrow.

Check out the schedule of events below for more information. Our representatives will also be available to answer your questions at the SSHRC booth (Kiosk 2500).

Don’t forget to follow SSHRC online on Twitter and Instagram. We will also be broadcasting three of our events on Facebook Live Facebook Live. Visit SSHRC’s Facebook page for details.


June 3, 2019

The Storytellers (Logo)

SSHRC Storytellers showcase

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Pacific) Facebook Live
AMS Nest—NEST 2301 Expo Event Space


Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (Logo)

SSHRC Talent: Scholarships, fellowships and beyond

1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Pacific)
AMS Nest—NEST 2306


Strengthening Indigenous Research Capacity (Logo)

Strengthening Indigenous Research Capacity

3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Pacific)
AMS Nest—NEST 2309


June 4, 2019

CBC (Logo)

Every PhD is a story: How to talk to non-scholars about your research

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Pacific) Facebook Live
AMS Nest—NEST 2309


Imagining Canada's Future (Logo)

Imagining Canada’s Future—Future global challenges

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Pacific)
AMS Nest—NEST 2309


SSHRC Docs (Logo)

The storytelling power of documentary film

2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Pacific) Facebook Live
AMS Nest—NEST 2301


Big Thinking (Logo)

Big Thinking—Beyond Climate: Science, storytelling, and solutions

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Pacific)
Frederic Wood Theatre—FRWO 102 THEATRE


June 5, 2019

Big Thinking (Logo)

Big Thinking—Storytelling and strength: Voices from Indigenous theatre in Canada

12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. (Pacific)
Frederic Wood Theatre—FRWO 102 THEATRE

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