Academic and Professional Conferences: Canada
A calendar of upcoming conferences across Canada.
APCO Canada (Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials) Conference
Links to APCO's 2012 and 2013 conferences.
Conference Board of Canada - Conference Home
Experts in running conferences. You may browse conferences by date or by topic.
Conferensum brings you the documentation (presentations, proceedings, papers, podcast, video) of conferences you could not attend.
Netlib Conferences Database
The Netlib Conferences Database contains information about upcoming conferences, lectures, and other meetings relevant to the fields of mathematics and computer science.
Pacific Safety Center - Conferences
The Pacific Safety Center is an organization of safety practitioners dedicated to helping achieve worksite safety through people by offering on-going Safety Courses and Seminars and Special OSH Conferences, Symposiums and Events.
By Case Western Reserve University. Research ShowCASE provides a unique opportunity for hundreds of scientists and scholars to present some of the most important research being done at Case, in our community, and in the world. From real-world applications to critical insights to creative and intellectual activities, Research ShowCASE highlights the full range of faculty, postdoctoral, graduate, and undergraduate research being conducted at Case and its research affiliates.
Statistics Canada - Workshops and Conferences
Statistics Canada develops and delivers quality workshops, conferences and training that provide valuable information on relevant and current statistical topics and applications.
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Annual Conference
An interdisciplinary and international association of professionals dedicated to improving the lives of children and families through the resolution of family conﬂict.
Northwest Annual Dispute Resolution Conference
Promoting informed use and best practices for Alternative Dispute Resolution in Washington state.
American Correctional Association - Conferences & Workshops
Upcoming conference and congress of the ACA.
International Institute on Special Needs Offenders and Policy Research (Canada)
The International Institute on Special Needs Offenders identifies areas of focus for each conference, and for the 2012 conference the focus will be on women and youth with mental health and/or developmental disabilities who are in conflict with the law.
Association of Canadian Court Administrators
ACCA exists to foster collaboration, the sharing of knowledge and best practices, and the promotion of innovation to improve the Canadian court system to enhance the administration of justice. Also publishes quarterly the Canadian Court Communiqué.
Court Services Online
Court Services Online is British Columbia's electronic court registry.
Courts of British Columbia
This Web site offers access to reasons for judgments and information on the BC Superior Courts. Also has links to the Supreme Court of Canada, Continuing Legal Education Society of BC, BC Statutes and the Statutes of Canada.
Justice Information Center (NCJRS)
NCJRS is one of the most extensive sources of information on criminal and juvenile justice in the world. Includes resources on Corrections, Courts, Crime Prevention, Criminal Justice Statistics, Drugs and Crime, International, Juvenile ustice, Law Enforcement, Research and Evaluation, Victims, and more.
National Center for State Courts
Links to NCSC news, Information about the Courts, Information about the National Center, and suggested related Web sites.
Public Service Commission of Canada
The Public Service Commission of Canada supports public servants in achieving a high-quality workplace and workforce to serve Canadians and the Government of Canada. Working with public service partners we promote leadership and set standards on workplace needs and offer programs, tools and information that foster excellence. Through annual assessments of human resources practices in departments and agencies, we maintain the integrity of the human resources management system.
BC Crime Prevention Association (BCCPA) Events
Workshops, conferences and other opportunities for professional development.
Forensic Psychiatry Conference
For 2009, The Forensic Psychiatric Services Commission, BC Mental Health and Addictions, has once again joined with Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services, the University of British Columbia and the Alberta Health Services - Alberta Mental Health Board to present a Conference that covers and reflects the evolving community needs and best practices in the area of Risk Assessment, Risk Management, innovative approaches and many other topics.
International Criminal Justice Events Calendar
Updated monthly, a comprehensive list of upcoming criminal justice conferences.
National Institute of Justice Conference
For more than a decade, NIJ's annual conference has brought together criminal justice scholars, policymakers and practitioners at the local, state and federal levels to share the most recent findings from research and technology.
American Society for Training & Development - Conferences
ASTD conferences ensure that you're up-to-date with the trends affecting workplace learning and performance.
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
Organizer of E-Learn 2009 - World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, & Higher Education is an international conference organized, October 26 - 30, 2009 - Vancouver, British Columbia.
Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC) Conferences & Symposiums
Includes upcoming ACCC and non-ACCC conferences and symposiums in education. Also includes a list of symposiums or workshops for which ACCC is making follow-up documents available such as programs, proceedings, synopsis, reports, and copies of presentations.
Atlas maintains a database of announcements of academic conferences, meetings and events in all academic disciplines. You can browse listings by subject, by location and by date.
Canadian Association for Prior Learning Assessment (CAPLA) Conferences
Information on the upcoming conference as well as links to videos and other resources from previous events.
Canadian Association for University Continuing Education (CAUCE)
Conference schedule and accomodation information.
Canadian Evaluation Society - Conference
One of the major activities of the CES is its Annual Conference. This provides a forum for the discussion of major theoretical, philosophical, and practical issues in evaluation.
Canadian Network for Innovation in Education
Under the conference tab, lists past, and upcoming conferences.
Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) - Speakers & Events
The Center periodically hosts or co-sponsors conferences and events designed to spark new thinking about leadership and offer opportunities to network and engage with other thought-leaders. CCL also provides speakers to key events in the leadership development field.
Centre for Higher Education Research & Development (CHERD)
CHERD is Canada's leading institution dedicated to research and the professional development of faculty and administration in post-secondary education.
The Chair Academy - International Conference for Post-Secondary Leaders
Worldwide leadership training for post-secondary leaders.
Conference on Blended Learning
Sponsored by the Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE) and the Collaboration for Online Higher Education and Research (COHERE). (Note: 2012 Conference information is not yet available.)
Distance Education Clearinghouse Conference Database
The Conference Database of the Distance Education Clearinghouse identifies worldwide conferences, seminars, workshops, and other events of interest to distance education and related fields.
See also Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (above).
ETUG - Educational Technology Users Group
By BCcampus, an online service provider connecting students and educators to programs and resources across all public post-secondary institutions in BC.
Improving University Teaching
The International Conference on Improving University Teaching (IUT) offers the opportunity for participants from across the globe to share practices, discoveries, and challenges in improving the effectiveness of postsecondary teaching and learning. The IUT Conference examines topics relevant to students, faculty, and staff in higher education as well as to representatives of business and organizations concerned with higher education.
International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
This conference addresses interdisciplinary practices across the social sciences, and between the social sciences and the natural sciences, applied sciences and the professions.
International Conference on Learning
The International Conference on Learning is for any person with an interest in, and concern for, education at any of its levels – from early childhood, to schools, to higher education – and lifelong learning in any of its sites, from home to school to university to the workplace.
Learning Resources Network - LERN
An international association of lifelong learning programming, offering information and resources to providers of lifelong learning programs.
Learning Specialists Association of BC (LSABC)
The Learning Specialists Association of British Columbia supports the coordination and professional development of Learning Skills instructors and counsellors in British Columbia. LSABC hosts two one-day conferences each year, one in May and one in December.
London International Conference on Education (LICE)
The aim of LICE is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy.
Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) - Conferences
The MERLOT International Conference is the venue for learning about shared content, peer reviews, learning objects, standards, and online communities.
National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) - Conferences
NISOD is the outreach vehicle and service arm to the Community College Leadership Program (CCLP). For 26 years, NISOD's worldwide consortium has been dedicated to the professional development of faculty, administrators, and staff, and to the continued improvement of teaching and learning, with the ultimate goal of student success.
North American Council for Staff, Program and Organizational Development (NCSPOD)
NCSPOD's mission is to increase institutional vitality by providing professional growth opportunities for members, enabling them to establish, enhance, and/or revitalize staff, program, and organizational development in their organizations.
OBTS: Teaching Society for Management Educators
OBTS is dedicated to innovative teaching and learning in the organizational and management sciences. Our members include faculty at universities and colleges throughout the world, as well as business educators and consultants in the profit and non-profit sectors.
The Open Education 2012 Conference will be held in Vancouver. This year's theme is Open Education: Beyond Content.
Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning (PNAIRP) - Conferences
Themes and keynote panelists of the upcoming PNAIRP Conference as well as links to the conference archive.
PKP International Scholarly Publishing Conferences
The conference will provide opportunities for those involved in the organization, promotion, and study of scholarly communication to share and discuss innovative work in scholarly publishing, with a focus on the contribution that open source publishing technologies (such as, but not restricted to, PKP’s OJS, OCS, OMP, Lemon8-XML, and OA Harvester) can make to improving access to research and scholarship on a global and public scale.
Society for College and University Planning - SCUP
A collegial community dedicated to sharing, learning, and teaching best practices in planning for colleges and universities. SCUP takes a holistic view of planning; as its name implies, it embraces the full spectrum of planning functions at a postsecondary institution, including, but not limited to: academic, campus or master facilities, budgeting and financial resources, infrastructure, and strategic.
Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education - STLHE
Links to the STLHE conference as well as the Educational Developers Caucus conference, past conferences of both groups, and links to related international conferences.
Ubiquitous Learning Conference
The Ubiquitous Learning Conference investigates the uses of technologies in learning.
APCO Canada (Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials)
Dates, locations and contact information for upcoming APCO Canada conferences.
CBRNe Annual World Conference
CBRNe World MAGAZINE published quarterly by Falcon Communications Ltd serves the information needs of professionals around the world charged with planning for or responding to a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear or explosives (cbrne) threat or incident.
City Security and Resilience Networks (CSARN) Conference
A unique strategic level conference, that gives a critical insight into how the UK’s national infrastructure must adapt to remain resilient to global events.
Contingency Planning & Management
Upcoming conference and free expo.
Disaster Forum Conference
Disaster Forum brings together renowned keynote speakers and diverse disciplinary sessions that deliver current and practical information in many disciplines.
Disaster Recovery Journals Conference
Conference dedicated to business continuity.
Emergency Preparedness for Industry and Commerce Council (EPICC)
Annual Planning Forum.
Homeland and Emergency Preparedness Events
Each year, NEMA’s two national conferences provide a forum to discuss national and regional emergency management strategies with other emergency management professionals from around the country and experts in the field. The conferences focus on policy development, emergency management concerns, legislative issues and federal relations.
International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) - Annual Conference
A non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the goals of saving lives and protecting property during emergencies and disasters.
International Disaster and Emergency Readiness, Response, Recovery, Resilience (IDER)
IDER is the annual conference, with exhibits, where best practices and solutions to ensure readiness for, response to, recovery from and resilience for disasters and major emergencies, whether caused by nature, accident or terrorism are identified, implemented and shown.
International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC)
Disaster risk management in the 21st century is a task requiring multidisciplinary expertise and a sound understanding on how different types of risk interact. IDRC encourages the exchange of practical experience, new ideas, research progress and establish best practice solutions.
Natural Hazards Center - Upcoming Conferences and Meetings Dealing with Hazards and Disasters
Natural Hazards Research and Applications Information Center, University of Colorado.
Solutions to Coastal Disasters Conference
Hosted by the Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (COPRI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).
TAK-Response 2010 is an “all hazards” educational event, scripted to provide responders & mitigators with the necessary tools to navigate the post 9-11 landscape. The following educational tracks are provided within the programs events: Firefighting, EMS, Emergency Nursing, Disaster, Tactical Law Enforcement, as well as Homeland Security.
World Conference on Disaster Management
The Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness (CCEP).
World Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM)
A conference devoted to equipping medical professionals to deal with disasters around the world.
Alaska - State and Regional EMS Symposia
Community Health & Emergency Medical Services.
Arab Health Congress
Ministry of Health, UAE.
Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM) Annual Scientific Conference
Information on the 2012 Conference in Seattle.
Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS) Conferences
A list of upcoming AAMS conferences and events.
Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
Workshops, meetings, and scheduled adjudications.
Australian College of Ambulance Professionals (ACAP) National Conference
Continuing Paramedic Education and conferences.
Australian Resource Centre for Healthcare Innovations (ARCHI) - Upcoming Events
Includes seminars on improving management of patient transfers, respecting culture and diversity, etc.
BC Academic Health Council - Events
Committee and board meetings and upcoming conference information.
California Emergency Medical Services Authority
Links to EMS conferences, events and professional development opportunities. Includes archive of previous event notices.
Continuing Professional Development
UBC - Faculty of Medicine.
Doctor's Guide Congress Resource Center (CRC)
The Congress Resource Centre (CRC) is a one-stop site of organised links and information designed to facilitate planning and scheduling for a featured congress.
Emergency Medical Services Association of Colorado - Conference
Information on the upcoming EMSAC Conference.
Emergency Medicine Learning & Resource Center
Florida Emergency Medicine Foundation.
Emergency Medicine Research Forum
The Medical College of Wisconsin.
EMS Chiefs of Canada Annual Conference
The annual conference and exhibition of the Emergency Medical Services Chiefs of Canada.
EMS Magazine, Advanced Rescue Technology Magazine, and Frontline First Responder Magazine in conjunction with NAEMT (National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians.
EMS Today: Conference & Exposition
Journal of Emergency Medical Services.
General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHC RIS) based at Flinders University in South Australia
Inside EMS Conference
Hudson Valley Regional EMS Council (NY).
Mediterranean Emergency Medical Congress
American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM), European Society for Emergency Medicine (EuSEM), and National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP), et. al.
Missouri EMS Association
The Instructor/Coordinator/Evaluator Society of the Missouri EMS Association.
National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE)
Annual symposium provides an apportunity to learn and network with EMS professionals. Includes EMS trade show.
National Native American EMS Association (NNAEMSA) Educational Conference
Upcoming conference in Las Vegas, NV. Links to the left to conference brochure, events schedule and award nomination forms.
National Rural Health Association (NRHA) Conferences
The National Rural Health Association's Annual Rural Health Conference is the nation's premier event celebrating rural health. Each year, more than 200 faculty present 48 concurrent educational sessions, 20 research papers and up to 100 research and educational posters.
North Dakota EMS Association (NDEMSA) Events
Interactive calendar of events.
Rural Health Services Research Network of BC - Workshops and Conferences
Listing of upcoming RHSRNbc events. Information about travel bursaries is also available. Also check out their Calendar of Events.
Society of Michigan EMS Instructors Coordinators (SMEMSIC) Professional Development Conferences
Conference information and continuing education events links.
Texas EMS Conference
Texas Dept of State Health Services.
Vital Signs Conference
New York State Department of Health, Bureau of EMS.
British Columbia Fire Training Officers Association (BCFTOA)
Workshops, training courses, and more.
Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC)
Conference schedule of events, vendors gallery, and registration and hotel information as well as previous conference photos.
Information on this European biennial conference.
FDIC - Annual Firefighter Conference
Program schedule, printable handouts, award nomination information and future dates for several FDIC conferences.
Fire and Rescue
Proceedings from the previous year and news of upcoming conference.
Fire Asia 2012 Conference
For architects, planners, engineers, fire and emergency services professionals interested in performance-based solutions, engineering for safety, emergency preparedness and management of emergency services.
Fire Chiefs' Association of British Columbia (FCABC) Conferences & Symposiums
Provincial conference and expo.
Fire Department Instructors Conference
Conference schedule, course descriptions, speaker biographies and more.
Fire Service College (UK) - Conferences and Events
Conference packages and upcoming events list.
inFIRE Conference Information
inFIRE is the international network for Fire Information and Reference Exchange.
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) - Conferences
The IAFC produces conferences and exhibitions for the broader fire and emergency service, as well as operational areas and audiences like EMS, hazmat, volunteer and combination, and wildland/urban interface.
IAFF: International Association of Fire Fighters - Upcoming Events
Scheduled camps, summits, board meetings, as well as links to Canadian and American IAFF conferences.
International Association of Women in Fire & Emergency Services - Conferences
The iWomen International Conference.
International Congress - Combustion and Fire Dynamics
Hosted by the University of Cantabria (Spain) between 20th-23rd October, 2010.
International Fire Service Journal of Leadership and Management (IFSJLM) - Annual Research Symposium
Just prior to the annual International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA) Validation Conference, the International Fire Service Journal of Leadership and Management (IFSJLM) holds its annual Research Symposium.
International Society of Fire Service Instructors (ISFSI)
Monthly ISFSI events.
International Symposium on Fire Safety Science
One of the premier symposiums for the dissemination and discussion of peer reviewed scientific research focused on the prevention and mitigation of fire losses.
Institution of Fire Engineers - Events
The International Organization for Fire Professionals.
NFPA World Safety Conference & Exposition
The NFPA Conference & Expo combines an educational conference with an expo of more than 360 solution providers.
Northeast Juvenile Firesetting Conference
This Conference was formed on the premise that only through regional, collaborative efforts between individuals and agencies representing all the fields impacted by firesetting, is there a chance to effectively intervene in this serious behavioral epidemic.
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Conference
CACP members gather for the opportunity to network and share ideas, debate and dialogue important policing issues, and participate in professional development sessions, building on the knowledge and training that police officers need to maintain safe communities for Canadian citizens.
Canadian Identification Society
Schedule, presentations, registrations form, sponsors and trade show and more.
Center for Problem-Oriented Policing Annual Conference
Registration information for current conference as well as links to proceedings of past years.
International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors - Annual Training Conference
Attendee information and tourism links.
The International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) Conference & Expo
Schedule of events, online registration form and conference fellowships.
National Gang Center - Conferences
Training and conferences on policing and gangs.
Police Victim Services of British Columbia - Annual Training Symposium
Workshops providing an array of training topics in the field of Victim Services.
Youth and Violence - The Role of Education
This conference will examine the elements, internal or external to school systems, that may contribute to violent behavior and will explore the potential of educators, particularly in post-secondary education, within and beyond the classroom to reduce violence in schools and the larger community.
Last updated March 22, 2013