Online Special Events

For delegates who are primarily presenting or engaging online, we have a number of face-to-face online interactive sessions. You can begin to sign up for these today to start receiving further information. Exact times for each session will be announced one week prior to the conference.

Join other delegates for a pre-conference welcome reception. We'll send you a package of digital treats, discuss this year's theme, and walk you through the CGScholar Event Mircosite so you have a rich online experience.

Times TBD

Talk with this year's Plenary Speakers in a live question and answer session.

Times TBD

Talking Circles are a distinctive feature of our in-person conference, and this year we are taking them online. Talking Circles offer an opportunity to meet other delegate face-to-face, and engage in extended discussion about the issues and concerns they feel are of utmost importance to that segment of the Research Network. Participation is open, encouraged, and supported. In order to incorporate our international delegates, there will be two Talking Circles:

Europe, Africa, Asia, New Zealand, and Australia (Times TBD)
South, Central, and North America (Times TBD)

Meet with Kerry Dixon, Managing Editor of Books at Common Ground Research Networks. Kerry will be available in ten minute appointments. Registered Delegates will receive a pre-conference email with details on signing up. We look forward to answering your questions about the book publishing process, and listening to your ideas and projects!

Pre-Conference Tour: Old Montreal Walking Tour

Join other conference delegates on this two hour tour walking tour of old Montreal.

The tour starts at boutique of the Notre-Dame Basilica located on your right hand side when facing the church (110 Notre-Dame West).

Find out more about all the eras that shaped Montréal with this interesting walking tour, from the foundation of Fort Ville-Marie in 1642 to today’s modern city. The historic heart of the city and its adjacent Old Port will help illuminate the story of one of the greatest cities in the Americas.

Your guide will lead you through a maze of narrow streets where you can find a multitude of historic buildings. Explore the birthplace of our metropolis and experience a special voyage back in time!

Tour Information Date: Friday, June 4th, 2021 Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm Tour Pick-up/Drop-off Location: boutique of the Notre-Dame Basilica located on your right hand side when facing the church (110 Notre-Dame West). Duration: Approximately 2 hours Cost: US$15.00

Booking: Please click the blue button below to register if you have any questions, contact us.