International Institute for Qualitative Methodology

Thinking Qualitatively Workshop Series

18th Annual Thinking Qualitatively (TQ) Workshop Series

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


TQ is a five day interdisciplinary educational series held annually in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (the home of IIQM). This workshop series attracts participants from all academic disciplines at all stages of their career. Individuals conducting research in universities and colleges and/or professional settings as well as students and clinicians are welcome to attend. TQ allows participants to engage with experts in qualitative inquiry and learn about specific methods, techniques and approaches to qualitative research. 

Series Features:

  • Pre-series Qualitative Software Workshops (two days)
  • Half day Introduction to Qualitative Methods Workshop
  • Over 40 workshops focusing on qualitative methods and skills development
  • Daily Networking Opportunities

In 2018 IIQM is pleased to announce that along with the International Collaboration for Participatory Health Research we will be co-hosting a one day conference in the middle of TQ! We hope you'll join us on June 20th for The Thinking Participatively Research Conference.

Registration is now open with early bird prices for the Thinking Participatively Research Conference in effect until April 12, 2018! Click the button below for more information.

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From previous TQ attendees...

"Overall, the best atmosphere to new research discovery. Down to earth practical tips and mini group works. Fantastic, humble people to meet. Come unprepared and ready to learn."

"There are interesting sessions that apply to all levels of experience and skill. The workshops are interactive and presenters are friendly and interested in helping participants improve."

"I LOVE these workshops and presentations. I found them particularly useful when I was a doctoral students. And, even as a faculty member, I learn new things at this conference."