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COVID-19 webinar series

CRDCN is proud to present a series of panel discussions related to COVID-19. This webinar series will engage CRDCN researchers, Statistics Canada subject matter experts and government policy-makers to:

  • Identify emerging questions for COVID-19 related research and corresponding data needs
  • Inform policy-making and program decisions in the immediate and mid-term
  • Facilitate collaborative research and data development to inform Canada's COVID-19 response

Register for any upcoming sessions below or review those you missed. Following the introductory session on May 14th, four additional webinars will focus on one of our strategic research areas. 

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May 14 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  RESEARCH FOR POLICY - RESPONDING TO COVID-19

June 7, 2020, 03:31 PM

Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC) Alternatives: Conducting Research During COVID-19

This webinar will be of particular interest to graduate students and faculty - please share widely within your institutions!

Recent physical distancing protocols pertaining to the COVID-19 Pandemic have meant that RDC researchers need to find alternative ways of carrying out their research. This webinar will be of interest to graduate students, librarians, faculty and researchers. The Real Time Remote Access (RTRA) program offers one alternative way to access confidential Statistics Canada data. Other options include using the Statistics Canada public use files and analyzing data from other sources.

May 11, 2020, 09:59 AM

Sampling Weight Workshop - Centre on Population Dynamics

The Centre on Population Dynamics invites you to a hands-on workshop with Statistics Canada staff on Sampling Weight. This workshop covering topics such as sampling frames, consideration about sampling designs, design and sampling weights, weights and subsamples. The workshop held on February 20th, 2020, from 1:30 to 5pm, in room A-Data visualization studio. As there is limited space, please book early by following this link.

January 24, 2020, 11:22 AM

Summer Institute in Computational Social Science - Montréal

The first edition of the Summer Institute in Computational Social Science (SICSS) will be held in Montréal from 14-26 June 2020. The purpose of the Summer Institute in Montréal is to bring together graduate students (strongly quantitative), postdoctoral researchers, and junior faculty interested in computational social science. The Summer Institute is for both social scientists (broadly conceived) and data scientists (broadly conceived). The deadline for applications is March 10, 2020. For more information, click here.

January 21, 2020, 10:55 AM

Reproductibilité en sciences sociales : contexte, préoccupations et mesures concrètes

 Le CIQSS vous invite à un atelier sur la reproductibilité en sciences sociales par Lars Vilhuber, les 1er et 2 octobre 2019, au CIQSS de l'Université de Montréal. Cet atelier abordera la question des dispositions qui sont mises en œuvre dans le domaine des sciences sociales pour améliorer la reproductibilité. La seconde partie de l'atelier offrira un exercice pratique aux participants sur la manière de mettre en place, de développer et de « publier » un projet de recherche reproductible. L'atelier est gratuit, mais l'inscription est obligatoire. Hâtez vous, les places sont limitées !


August 8, 2019, 10:39 AM

Congratulations to the winners of the CRDCN National Policy Challenge

Congratulations to Rafael Silva Ramirez and Dominic Gagnon, researchers at the QICSS of the Université de Montréal, who won the second and third prize respectively at the CRDCN National Policy Challenge.The member jury was impressed by the high quality of their presentations on the disability-adjusted life expectancy of Aboriginal Canadians.

June 14, 2019, 08:12 AM

Lancement de la base de données du Recensement du Québec de 1831

Le programme de recherche en démographie historique (PRHD) de l'Université de Montréal vous invite au lancement de la base de microdonnées du Recensement du Québec de 1831 qui aura lieu le mardi 14 mai prochain au Carrefour des arts et des sciences (Pavillon Lionel-Groulx, 3150 rue Jean-Brillant, Université de Montréal). L'événement débutera dès 15h00 au local C-2059.  Une réception suivra au C-2081.  

Pour réservation et renseignements, contactez Marilyn Amorevieta-Gentil.

April 24, 2019, 11:16 AM

New developments on mediation theory

The Société statistique de Montréal invites you to attend a conference by Professor Rex B. Kline, department of Psychology, Concordia University, Friday, March 16th, 1 :30 to 3 :30, at pavillon Marie-Victorin de l’Université de Montréal, salle A-544 J.

February 28, 2018, 11:58 AM