Mitacs Professional Skills Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows: Skills of Communication

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Bartley Residence - Conference Room A

Attention Graduate Students and Post Doctoral Fellows! 

Are you looking for valuable professional skills to help you in your future career? 

Please note the following upcoming Mitacs workshop related to professional career development. 

Register early as space is limited!


Skills of Communication –  Thunder Bay

When: Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:45am SHARP)

Where: Lakehead University

Room: Bartley Residence - Conference Room A (Lakehead University Thunder Bay Campus)

Link to registration:

About the Session

This workshop provides participants with the toolkit to communicate effectively in any situation.  Reflecting current industry best practices, it explores the challenges of communicating in environments where cues and customs vary widely; the relationship between speaking and listening; the importance of tone and body language; and communicating to various audiences as a subject matter expert.