Past Events

March 22-24, 2018 Calgary, AB

20th National Metropolis Conference

Immigration Futures: Marking 20 Years Of The National Metropolis Conference

This year marks the twentieth edition of the National Metropolis Conference with the main objective of facilitating interaction between researchers, government, and service providers (the community and private sector partners).

March 1, 2018 Gatineau, QC

Francophonie canadienne, histoire et migrations

This day of reflection offers to reflect on the Canadian Francophonie of the future and its place and role within a global Francophonie, which is also evolving.

November 30 - December 1, 2017 Aylmer, QC

Canadian Culture(s) at a Crossroad? Heritage, History and Cultural Expression

Conference Marking Canada’s 150th Anniversary

As Canada marks its 150th milestone, the time is right for policy makers, academics and researchers to reflect on Canada’s cultural practice and policies, both to assess the successes and failures of the past, and to chart a bold path for the future.

November 16-17, 2017 Arlington, Virginia

Metropolis North America Migration Policy Forum

People, Labour, Borders & Security

This inaugural Policy Forum will facilitate open and constructive discussion between policy-makers, researchers and practitioners in order to achieve better understanding of the respective challenges in the area of migration in the United States, Mexico and Canada.

November 2-3, 2017 Montréal, QC

Diversité et identité : commémorer une histoire, des histoires

This 15th conference will be hold in French.

March 16-18, 2017 Montreal, QC

19th National Metropolis Conference

Looking Forward: Migration and Mobility in 2017 and Beyond

Marking the 150th Anniversary of Canada and the 375th Anniversary of the City of Montreal.

October 21-22, 2016 Winnipeg, MB

1916 to 2016 – A World of Changes: The Right to Vote, The Right to Fight, The Right to Care

The major themes of this years’ conference include the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in Canada as well as Diversity and Citizenship and Aboriginal/First Nations in Canada.

March 3-5, 2016 Toronto, ON

18th National Metropolis Conference

Getting Results: Migration, Opportunities and Good Governance

The main objective of the National Metropolis Conference is to facilitate interaction between researchers, government, and service providers (the community and private sector partners).

October 22-23, 2015 Gatineau, QC

National Conference on the Teaching of Canadian History

This conference is organized with l’Association québécoise pour l’enseignement en univers social (AQEUS). 

July 7, 2015 Gatineau, QC

Constructing Canada’s sports history

ACS Canada150 Series

What’s the sports story? Is there a national sports history narrative? Does Canada have a shared sports history?