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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • October 18, 2021
    Data Fellowships: Data and AI
    This six-week, part-time training program offers foundational data science and AI concepts that can be directly applied to your work and organization.
  • October 20, 2021
    Entrepreneurial Thinking for Scientists Who Don't Want to be Entrepreneurs
    Scientific thinking is commonly used by entrepreneurs, and in turn entrepreneurial thinking can benefit scientists. Join us to learn about entrepreneurial thinking tools and how to apply them to science and policy. In this workshop led by Blair Simonite, Program Director of entrepreneurship@UBC, you will work "hands-on" on group activities where you will apply entrepreneurial thinking to a relevant policy scenario
  • October 21, 2021
    The State of Vancouver Tech In An Ongoing Pandemic
    This event will be hosted at MistyWest. In compliance with the current COVID-19 protocol in BC they will only be accepting 30 in-person attendees! Refreshments will be served.
  • October 26, 2021
    Intercultural, Diversity and Inclusion Programs
    The UBC Certificate in Intercultural Studies (CIS) and the UBC Award of Achievement in Diversity and Inclusion programs prepare learners to develop intercultural skills and fluency to work meaningfully and effectively in intercultural and international contexts. The program seeks to empower both beginners and current professionals in the field who are looking to learn new strategies and tools to integrate diversity and inclusion efforts within their organizations and communities.
  • October 28, 2021
    oSTEM Conference
    The oSTEM Conference returns again this year in a virtual format. This conference is a space for LGBTQ+ students and professionals in STEM fields to share their experiences and learn from one another.