Canada Day of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

The Canada Day of the BMBF aims to foster networking between scientists and experts who work in Germany and are intested in cooperation with Canada, thus inspiring future joint activities with the country.

17 – 18 October 2017 | Bonn

The focus of the event is on the exchange of experience and networking. Among others, the event will provide:

  • thematic 'get-togethers' in four groups (life sciences, earth and marine sciences, engineering sciences, social sciences and humanities),
  • 'Science Dating',
  • an ideas competition on up to three workshops in Canada (funding up to 15,000 euros each),
  • information by experts and funding organisations and
  • ample opportunity for informal exchange.

Registration information

  • As the number of participants is limited, early registration is recommended:
    link to online registration (in German)
  • The deadline for the participaton in the ideas competition is 23 August 2017. You can only participate in the ideas competion after successful registration. Please register a.s.a.p., if you intend to take part in the ideas competition.


Jonas Kliesow
Tel. +49 228 3821 1438