Branding & logos

Branding & logos


Congress 2018 theme: "Gathering diversities"

We encourage you to keep the theme "Gathering diversities" in mind as you plan your programming. Find out more

Congress 2018 visual tool kit

This kit comprises a series of ready-made visual elements to help you promote Congress 2018 and your conference on your website, in your emails to members, on your conference program, etc. In addition to the logos which are available separately below, it also includes images and visual elements to promote Congress. Usage instructions are included as part of the kit.

The file is a zip file for download. You will need to extract its contents. For assistance, contact

Logos and visual elements

Many different versions of the Congress logo are available for your use, but you must adhere to the logo usage guidelines as outlined on pages 34-35 of the Planning Guide

Additional high resolution and vector logos are available upon request. Please contact us at


About Congress

The Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest multidisciplinary academic gathering in Canada. Organized by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Congress brings together academics, researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners to share findings, refine ideas, and build partnerships that will help shape the Canada of tomorrow. The 2018 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences is an initiative of the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences and is hosted by the University of Regina.

About the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences promotes research and teaching for the advancement of an inclusive, democratic and prosperous society. With a membership now comprising over 160 universities, colleges and scholarly associations, the Federation represents a diverse community of 91,000 researchers and graduate students across Canada. The Federation organizes Canada’s largest academic gathering, the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, bringing together more than 8,000 participants each year. For more information about the Federation, visit

About the University of Regina

The University of Regina is constantly pushing the bounds of knowledge and pioneering new ways of thinking about the world. It’s no surprise, then, that the University is ranked in the Top 200 by Times Higher Education in the Best Young Universities category. At the heart of its success is the institution’s commitment to growing diversity. Since 2009, it has increased its international student population by 122 percent and its Indigenous student population by 84 percent. The University of Regina holds the distinction of having the country's highest percentage of graduate students from outside Canada, and has received the top ranking in Canada for its number of international research collaborations. For more information, visit

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