Past Events

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?

July 6, 2015 Gatineau, QC

A-HISTORICAL Look at John A. Macdonald ? Seeing Canada’s First Prime Minister in the Context of His and our Times

ACS Canada150 Series

Special panel discussion and launch of a new ACS publication.

March 26-28, 2015 Vancouver, BC

17th National Metropolis Conference

Broadening the Conversation: Policy and Practice in Immigration, Settlement and Diversity

The 17th National Metropolis Conference will focus on future immigration trends and policies and the challenges and opportunities that they create for Canadian society.

November 21-22, 2014 Charlottetown, PEI

(Re) Making Confederation: (Re) Imagining Canada

National conference on the teaching and communicating the history of Canada

The conference will mark the 150th anniversary of the Charlottetown Conference and will revolve around the theme of Canadian Confederation education and the changes that have taken place in Canada since that time.