2022

  • Food Security
    Time is TBD
    Online Event
    Time is TBD
    Online Event
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  • Nutrition in the Age of Misinformation
    Jun 23, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EDT
    Online Event
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  • Unlocking Science: The Rise of Open Science in Canada - Perspectives from Early Career Researchers
    Jun 02, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT
    Online Event
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  • Drug policies in Canada: towards decriminalization and legalization
    Mar 31, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
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2021

  • #MeetSPE: Science Policy Talks
    Wed, Oct 13
    Online Event
    Oct 13, 2021, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. GMT-4
    Online Event
    Join us to learn about Science & Policy Exchange's activities over the past year and what we have planned in the future!
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  • L'ÉDI en action : Meilleures pratiques et orientations futures
    Sept 27, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Un atelier en quatre parties sur l'ÉDI, qui présente les perspectives de Dimensions du CRSNG, des praticiens de l'ÉDI et des étudiants.
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  • Les voix de la relève dans l'élaboration des politiques : Les perspectives du H-POD et du DSP
    Sept 24, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT
    Online Event
    📢 Le H-POD et Dialogue Sciences & Politiques vous convoquent à leur webinaire: Les voix de la relève dans l'élaboration des politiques : Les perspectives du H-POD et du DSP.
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  • EDI in Action: Best Practices and Future Directions
    Sept 11, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT
    Online Event
    Science & Policy Exchange brings you a four-part EDI workshop bringing perspectives from NSERC's Dimensions, EDI practitioners and students
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  • Cascading Resource Scarcity: Science Diplomacy at the Intersection of Climate Change
    Jul 22, 2021, 11:00 a.m. EDT
    Online Event
    Science & Policy Exchange (SPE) is organizing an interactive science diplomacy simulation with a opportunity to develop your knowledge & skills through a real-world policy discussion scenario and exposing them to the complexities of policy development involving multiple stakeholders.
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  • Paths Towards Science Policy: A Career Phase Transition
    Jun 18, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Online Event
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  • SPE Café: Research excellence: what it means and how to evaluate it?
    May 10, 2021, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Online Event
    Round table discussion about Research Excellence and how to better evaluate it through policy solutions
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  • SPE Forum: Health and Misinformation: Disentangling Truth & Falsehood /
    Mar 29, 2021, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Misinformation and its prevalence can have a detrimental impact on health and policy, here we tackle it by implementing tools and policies
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  • Bursting the academic bubble
    Thu, Feb 18
    Online Event
    Feb 18, 2021, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Online Event
    Join SPE in our upcoming expert panel "Bursting the academic bubble". We'll discuss the challenges, resources and policies for a career outside academia.
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  • AI & Disruptive Technologies in Healthcare
    Jan 21, 2021, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST
    Online Event
    In this public forum, we will discuss the role of AI and other disruptive technologies in healthcare as well as policy solutions
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2020

  • SPE Forum: Healthy Aging in Canada, Lessons & perspectives from COVID-19
    Oct 14, 2020, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT
    Online event
    Public Forum bringing experts in public health and policy to discuss the future of aging in Canada
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  • Graduate Students' Mental Health : Current Landscape and Future needs in Canada (1)
    Sept 17, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EDT
    Webinar
    Webinar about the present state of Mental Health in Canada and future policies to address the issues
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  • Graduate Students' Mental Health : Current Landscape and Future needs in Canada
    Sept 03, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT
    Webinar
    Webinar about the present state of Mental Health in Canada and future policies to address the issues
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  • SPE Café, Sexual Harassment: How Can Academia Do Better?
    Wed, Feb 26
    Club Insiders (anti-café/co-work)
    Feb 26, 2020, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Club Insiders (anti-café/co-work), 2067 Rue Crescent #205, Montréal, QC H3G 2C1, Canada
    Join us in our next instalScience & Policy Exchange - Dialogue sciences et politiques for a policy discussion on Sexual Harassment in Academia - an open roundtable discussion on the current policies in academia, and the reach of these policies at the institutional, provincial, and federal level.
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2019

  • Science and student groups launch #VoteScience campaign in advance of the federal election
    Oct 21, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
    https://www.votescience.ca/
    A coalition of Canadian science groups is launching a national non-partisan #VoteScience campaign to send the message that Canadians care about science and to help scientists and all Canadians engage with their local candidates to push for policies that support science and evidence-based decision-ma
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  • #SPEForum — Waste Streams: Can we stem the plastic tide?
    Aug 20, 2019, 6:00 p.m.
    BAnQ Grande Bibliothèque, 475 Boulevard de Maisonneuve East, Montréal, QC H2L 5C4, Canada
    How does plastic end up in waterways and oceans? What happens to this plastic? What is the magnitude of the plastic problem in Quebec and Canada, and how do we compare to other provinces/cities? What are the challenges for reducing plastic waste for consumers?
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  •  SPE Café: Demystifying zero waste Breaking down the barriers to zero waste lifestyle
    Jul 30, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
    294 Rue Sainte-Catherine O, 294 Rue Sainte-Catherine O, Montréal, QC H2X 2A1, Canada
    Science and Policy Exchange in collaboration with Climatable is hosting a Science Policy Café, the second installment of a three part series aimed to intersect science policy and the current climate crisis.
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  •  #SPEForum: Zero Waste Cities—Reality or Fantasy?
    Tue, Jun 04
    BAnQ Grande Bibliothèque
    Jun 04, 2019, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    BAnQ Grande Bibliothèque, 475 Boulevard de Maisonneuve East, Montréal, QC H2L 5C4, Canada
    What are the challenges and opportunities for transforming into a #zerowaste (ZW) city which benefit both the quality of life and help reduce ecological footprint? What is the magnitude of the plastic problem in Quebec and Montreal, and how we compare to other provinces/cities?
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  • SPE Café: Your voice matters. What do you want them to hear?
    Apr 04, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
    La Récréation, 404 Rue Ontario E, Montréal, QC H2L 1N6, Canada
    Science and Policy Exchange is hosting a Science Policy Café series to spark discussion on how to advocate for evidence based science policy and engage our provincial MLAs and federal MPs.
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  • #SPESciAdvice: A science advice workshop for the next generation
    Mar 16, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
    John Molson School of Business, 1450 Rue Guy, Montréal, QC H3H 0A1, Canada
    We at Science & Policy Exchange are conducting a #SPESciAdvice workshop for students and early career researchers (ECR).
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2018

  •  SPE Café: Time flies when you’re having funds: the early career perspective on scholarships and fellowships
    Nov 01, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
    La Récréation, 404 Rue Ontario E, Montréal, QC H2L 1N6, Canada
    Our November Science Policy Café series, this Café will examine federal funding policy from the early-career researcher perspective: that of grad students and post docs.
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