Academic Impressions Upcoming Conferences, Training and Webcasts

A selection of upcoming virtual conference, live webcasts and trainings.

24 September 2020

As Academic Impressions members, University of Alberta employees have free access to a range of live learning opportunities and hundreds of on-demand learning to access anywhere, anytime. Learn more about Academic Impressions and how to access it.

Following is a selection of upcoming learning opportunities.


Virtual Conferences

Women’s Leadership Success in Higher Education
November 16–18, 2020

Become your most powerful self. Join women from across higher education to gain confidence as a leader, prioritize your goals, chart your career path, and expand your network!


Live webcasts and trainings
Starting Courageous Conversations to Foster Diversity and Difference
September 30, 2020 | Webcast

Feel more confident promoting inclusion by beginning important dialogues at your institution.

Cultivating a Professional and Engaging Persona on Your Video Calls
October 5, 2020 | Virtual Training

Learn some simple ways you can improve the quality of your communication and connections with others online.

Developing Intentional Strategies to Improve Campus Climate: A Discussion Space
October 7, 2020 | Webcast

Share ideas and get expert guidance on how to create a culture of equity and inclusion on your campus.

Creating Equitable and Inclusive Meetings
October 9, 2020 | Webcast

Practice critical communication skills to foster inclusion and collaboration in your meetings.

Cultivating Creativity by Building Trust Within Your Team
October 30, 2020 | Webcast

You don’t need to be creative to foster creativity on your team. Learn how to create an environment where your team feels safe enough to take risks.

Designing Creative Solutions for Your Toughest Challenges
November 13, 2020 | Webcast

Solve your campus’s most difficult problems by releasing and actualizing creative ideas from across your campus.