This Week in Science Policy

By: The Science & Policy Exchange Team

November 08, 2018

Here are our top picks for This Week in Science Policy:


With CSPC 2018 underway, don't forget to follow DSP_SPE for exclusive updates on the various panels and questions being asked at the conference! 


And for some exciting #SciPolJobs, Opportunities and local events, we have:




  • Citizen science needs to look more like society, report says. Want to be a part of citizen science project around you in Canada? Check out the Citizen Science Portal for a full list of experiments that are being conducted and see how you can contribute to science in your community!

  • POLARCanada just announced the POLAR Short video contest! First prize is a trip to a brand new Canadian High Arctic Research Station! Check out their social media handles for more information. Link to twitter handle here

  • Save the date! The first annual MSSI Research Theme Symposium is happening November 26th, 2018 in the McGill Faculty Club Ballroom. Key note by Dr.Katie Gibbs, Evidence for Democracy on “Using research for policy impact”. For more information click here

Keep an eye out for our next week's update on the news section #SPEthursday #ThisWeekinSciPol #SciPolJobs