Launch Registration

Launch Event

  • Graduate Students - please note*

    A MITACS/OCE internship session is offered at the SHIFT conference entitled: Build Professional Skills with a Research Internship (1:15 to 2:00 pm) You are more than welcome to register for both Launch and Shift. Please visit: brocku.ca/graduate-studies/conferences-events/shift/
  • Faculty or Unit
  • What is your role in graduate education? * Required
  • Please select the conversational workshops you would like to attend.
  • FACULTY MEMBER + GRADUATE STUDENT TEAMS

  • MITACS Information Session
    Discover how to navigate Mitacs internship opportunities for both graduate students and faculty; learn from the experience of other Brock MITACS internship holders; and discuss your potential Mitacs partnership projects with MITACS Director, Rebecca Bourque, and ORS staff.
  • FACULTY + STAFF

  • The Individual Development Plan (IDP)
    The IDP is both a goal-setting tool and a set of professional learning practices to help graduate students prepare for post-degree careers. Institutions across North America and some funders (CIHR) have introduced these structured planning tools to help graduate students explore, discover, experience and reflect on their future goals. Learn more about the IDP with Lorna MacEachern, Project Officer, Individual Development Plan (IDP), McGill University Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. ++++ please note the start time has changed to 1:00 pm ++++
  • FACULTY + STAFF

  • Conversion! Warm strategies for Assuring Applicants Accept Your Offer
    Discuss tips and strategies on how to get outstanding applicants to say ‘yes’ to Brock. Learn the 'secret sauce' on how to provide a welcoming 'first greet' and extend a community of care to attract the best and brightest.
  • Complimentary Lunch -- will you join us? * Required
    Morning refreshments and a complimentary lunch will be provided. There will be vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options. We hope you will join us.