Alison Faulknor, Director of Programs
Most of you reading this blog do not need convincing to attend Congress 2010 held at Concordia University in Montreal this spring (May 28th – June 4th). Just ask one of the 8,600 people who gathered in Ottawa last year at Carleton University.
With the theme of Connected Understanding/ le savoir branché as a jumping-off point, there are many reasons why scholars - at all stages in their careers, community members and policy-makers will choose to attend. Here are five:
1) Stimulate the Mind – In recent years, Congress has been declared a “meeting of the minds” and the “intellectual Olympics...