2015 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences

May 30 to June 5
University of Ottawa

Congress is front page news!

The Congress media team is here to help you find exciting stories for your readers. Take advantage of this unique reporting opportunity:

  • Discover cutting-edge research from the humanities and social sciences, hot off the press.
  • Be the first to write about innovative ideas that matter to Canadians and impact our everyday lives.
  • Interview leading scholars, public figures and best-selling authors for first-hand story angles.
  • With over 5,000 papers being presented over seven days, the possibilities are endless!

Visit us in the Congress Media Room and tell us your beat. We will connect you to the researchers and events that you want to cover.

Download the Congress media kit

Media room

Location and hours

Lab 142, Montpetit Hall
125 University Private
May 30 – June 5
9:00 – 17:00

Request accreditation

Click here to become accredited, gaining access to our full-service media room and on-the-ground operations and services. Accreditation provides access to all Congress sessions, special events, and the on-site Media Room with phone and network access.

Unable to attend Congress 2015 in person? Simply contact our media team for support. We can help set up telephone interviews, provide Congress abstracts, subscribe you to our news alerts and share media releases.

Download the Congress media kit

Media contacts

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Nicola Katz
Manager of Communications
613-238-6112 ext. 351

University of Ottawa

Caroline Milliard
Manager, Media Relations
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 3087
Cell: 613-240-0275