Throughout the year, WISEST participates in and hosts a variety of events.  Our UA-WiSE and WISER networks also host a variety of special events that cater to a diverse audience in the science, engineering and technology community.

Upcoming events:


Sponsored by Shell Canada, our 2016 WISEST Lecture & Symposium will take place on Friday December 2, 2016! We are pleased to announce that our keynote speaker will be Dr. Anne Condon, a Professor of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia, ACM Fellow, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and previous NSERC/General Motors Canada Chair for Women in Science and Engineering. More event details and information on this year's workshops available on the EVENT PAGE

UA-WISE 3rd Annual Black Tie Affair

This event will be held on Friday, January 20, 2017. Click HERE for more details.


Applications to open NOVEMBER 15, 2016. Attention Grade 6 girls! Get ready for CHOICES 2017, which will be held February 21 & 22, 2017.  Area schools will receive registration packages later this fall.  This conference fills up fast, so let your grade 6 teachers know to be watching for the application packages.



Check back often to see WISEST event updates!



  1. Celebration of Research

    August 16 2017

  2. SET Conference

    November 25 2017

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