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Past PDAC Events

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 PDAC Networking Event

April 27, 2023

 PDAC and APEX Access Collaboration

Crafting Impactful Research Proposals 

Dr. Ian Lewis

March 3, 2023

 PDAC Tax Event 

Kim Smith and Peter Teunissen, CPA, CA

February 10, 2023

 PDAC Social and Networking Event 

December 15, 2022

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Postdoc Appreciation Week 

September 19 - 23, 2022

Monday, September 19th

  • The Innovation @UCalgary Ecosystem (organized by the post doc office) 

  • PDAC Networking Session - brought to you by PDAC!

Tuesday, September 20th 

  • The Teaching Dossier: An introduction (organized by the post doc office)

  • Funding and Fellowships (organized by the post doc office)

Wednesday, September 21st

  • Professional Development and Resources for Postdoctoral Scholars (organized by the post doc office)

Thursday, September 22th 

  • How to access Mitacs Funding Opportunities for Post Docs 

  • Tipping the balance in your favour - Exploring work-life balance (organized by the post doc office)

Friday, September 23rd

  • Knowledge engagement: Partnering with Purpose (organized by the post doc office)

View recordings from these events here

 Grant application workshop 

Hector MacIntyre and Emma Koiston

July 7th, 2022

 Networking for project success

Dr, Alice de Koning

March 14th 2022

Part of the Entrepreneurial Event series

 Tax implication

Peter Teunissen

March 30th 2022

 Researchers as Entrepreunarial thinkers

Dr. De Koning

February 14th 2022

Part of the Entrepreneurial Event serie

The Rise of No-Code Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Dr. Keyhani

February 3rd, 2021

Part of the Entrepreneurial Event serie

 MITACS Fellowship program

December 2021

Australia Global talent VISA program

 November 2021

Group Meeting

PDAC 2021/2022 Executive Elections

August - September 2021

View the 2021/2022 Elections Report here >

Virtual Team Meeting

PDAC Ask Me Anything Session

September 24th 2021, 1pm via Zoom

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UCalgary Postdoc Industry Fair

September 20th 2021, 2-3pm via Zoom


2021 Bylaws Referendum

August 23rd-September 5th 2021

View the 2021 Bylaws Referendum Report here >

View the revised Bylaws here >

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CCV Peer-Support Activity

August-September 2021

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2021 Annual General Meeting

Thursday July 29th 1.00-3.00pm, via Zoom

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Postdoc Town Hall: Growth through Focus with VPR Dr. William Ghali

Tuesday June 8th 1.00-2.00pm, via Zoom

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Academic Job Interviews

Friday May 28th 2021, 2.00-3.00pm, via Zoom

View slides from the event HERE

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Twitter Prize Draw

April & May 2021

Congratulations to our winners!

Follow us on Twitter @UCalgaryPDAC

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Postdoc Networking Social

Thursday April 29th 2021, 2.00-3.00pm, via Zoom

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Mitacs Funding Opportunities Information Session

Wednesday, March 31st 2021, 11.00am-12.00pm, via Zoom

Speaker: Sarah Topps, Business Development Specialist, Mitacs

More info on Mitacs funding HERE

Tips on approaching partners HERE

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Tax Implications for External Fellowship Holders

Friday, February 26th 2021, 1.00-2.00pm, via Zoom

Speakers: Peter Teunissen (Management Consultant) & Kim Smith (PDAC Executive Director)

View the slides from this event HERE 


Postdoctoral Involvement in UofC Innovation and Entrepreneurship

January & Feb 2021 

Watch the recorded presentations HERE

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PDAC Virtual Postdoc Social

Thursday, January 21st 2020, 12.00-1.00pm, via Zoom

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PDAC Logo Design Competition

November 2020

Congratulations to Dr Homa Rafiei Milajerdi (UofC Faculty of Kinesiology) for winning the PDAC Logo Design Contest! 

Virtual Conference

Postdoc Appreciation Event

Monday, November 23rd 2020, 2:30-4:30pm, via Zoom

Virtual Team Meeting


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