Vividly coloured illustration of characters nurturing giant exotic flowers with logo of the 91st annual ACFAS conference


A full week of events, conferences and discussions on research and knowledge.

Visit the 91st Annual ACFAS Conference website for full program details (in French only)

All conference activities will be held in French.

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Conference registration is required for these events.

For those registered to the ACFAS conference, over 200 symposiums are offered in person or online, covering a variety of topics that foster in-depth and meaningful dialogue. Visit the ACFAS website for a detailed breakdown of all the symposiums (in French only).

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Special activities

Free. Conference registration is not required for these events.

Special activities, open to delegates and the wider research community, are designed to inspire and stimulate discussion. Registration via the ACFAS website for these free activities is mandatory. Conference registration is not required to attend these events.

Special activities will take place in French only.

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Science-Moi! activities

Free. Open to the public.

Science-Moi! activities are intended for the general public, and aim to foster a dialogue that brings society and science closer together. Some activities require registration through the ACFAS website. Conference registration is not required to attend these events.

Science-Moi! activities will take place in French only.

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Other conference activities

Free. On campus and online.

  • More than 400 free presentations are available online as of May 6
  • Espace relève activities are designed by and for the next generation of researchers
  • Exhibitors will have their latest publications on display and available for purchase
  • Thematic discussion sessions taking place online throughout the week of the conference
  • Located in the heart of our campus, University Square will be the ideal meeting place for all delegates. With food trucks, boxed lunches, snacks, live music, games and special events, everything will be in place throughout the week to make your stay as enjoyable as possible!
If you require accommodation, please contact the event host as soon as possible.
Date and time
May 13, 2024 to May 17, 2024
All day
Format and location
In person, Virtual
University Square
French only
Researchers, Faculty and staff, Students, General public
Organized by
Research and innovation

Contact us

Email the ACFAS organizing committee

Tabaret Hall
550 Cumberland Street, Room 129
Ottawa ON K1N 6N5