About Congress



Congress is front page news!

As we get closer to Congress 2018, the Congress media team will be here to help you find exciting stories for your readers. Don’t miss this unique reporting opportunity:

  • Discover cutting-edge research from the humanities and social sciences, hot off the press.
  • Be the first to write about innovative ideas that matter to Canadians and impact our everyday lives.
  • Interview leading scholars, public figures and best-selling authors for first-hand story angles.
  • With over 5,000 papers being presented over seven days, the possibilities are endless!

Request accreditation

Click here to become accredited, gaining access to our full-service Media Room and on-the-ground operations and services. Accreditation provides access to all Congress sessions, open events, and the on-site Media Room with phone and network access.

Unable to attend Congress 2018 in person? Simply contact our media team for support. We can help set up telephone and Skype interviews, provide Congress researcher abstracts and share media releases.

Media room

Visit us in the Congress Media Room and tell us your beat. We will connect you to the researchers and events that you want to cover.

Download the Congress Media Kit 
Download the Master Media List 

Location and hours
Centre for Kinesiology – CK 184

May 26 – May 31          9:00 – 17:00
June 1                          9:00 – 14:00

Connecting researchers to journalists

Are you a researcher presenting material at Congress that the media should know about? Be sure to opt into the media outreach program before the May 4 deadline.

Media contacts

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Nicola Katz
Manager of Communications
Cell: 613-282-3489

University of Regina
Dale Johnson
Communications Strategist
Cell: 306-531-5995