2018 ESS Knowledge Sharing Conference


We are excited to announce the first ESS Knowledge Sharing Conference will be held this September in Waterloo, Ontario. The goal of the event is to fuel learning, inspiration and curiosity – and provoke innovative conversations and knowledge sharing between the ESS team of social scientists and STEM experts, Partners, ESS affiliates, and other attendees to the conference.

We are especially pleased to host invited speakers from higher education and industry presenting on the development of implicit gender bias, implicit bias in organizations, reduction of implicit gender bias, importance of gender diversity, and fostering belonging in STEM. 





September 20th 
ESS Knowledge Sharing Conference: “Excellence and Gender Equity in Science and Technology” (EGEST)
Everyone welcome!


Please join us for an exciting day of inspirational talks and provocative discussion with the following experts:


September 21st 
Working Group Meetings
For ESS Researchers & Partners


The day following the conference will be spent in working group meetings with ESS researchers and Partners. 


September 22nd
ESS Student Training Sessions
For ESS Students & Social Science Experts 


Training workshops for ESS MA and PhD students will be delivered on the following topics:


*For event details and how to register, please visit the University of Waterloo EGEST Conference host site, HERE. We look forward to seeing you in September!