MITACS STEP – Communication Skills Workshops

May 19, 2012 • Reply to Lino Defacendis

Registration is now open. Please forward this announcement to the graduate students and postdocs in your network.  Thank you in advance!

What’s Mitacs Step?

  • Program provides graduate students and postdocs with opportunities to build on their professional and transferrable skill sets.
  • Opportunities are open to all past, present and prospective graduate students and postdocs.

Why should you Attend?

  • Strengthen your working relationships, increase your ability to connect with industry, improve research results and impact.
  • Access to industry recognized expertise.

Materials, Breakfast basics, and Lunch provided!

Mississauga Campus – Wednesday June 13, 2012

Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm (Registration 8:00am SHARP)

Where: CCT Building, Room 2134


Scarborough Campus – Thursday June 14, 2012

Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm (Registration 8:00am SHARP)

Where: Social Science Building, Room MW 130


St. George Campus – Friday June 15, 2012

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm (Registration 8:30am SHARP)

Where: 66 Harbord Street (on the NE corner of Harbord and Spadina), Grad Room

*Please note:

  • A valid credit card is REQUIRED to complete and secure your registration.
  • There is a $50.00 charge for no-shows and late cancellations, otherwise, the workshops are FREE
  • You have 5 calendar days prior to the scheduled workshop to modify or cancel your registration at no penalty.
  • Pending availability and the discretion of the Program Specialist, limited funding is available for travel and accommodation for participants coming from universities outside of the region where the workshop is being held. You MUST first register, then request travel funding, only those registered for a workshop are eligible for travel funding!

If you have any questions regarding the upcoming Mitacs Step workshops or would like more information on the program in general, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Hope to see you there!  For more information on Mitacs please visit

Mitacs gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Province of Ontario.


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