About Congress



Congress is front page news!

As we get closer to Congress 2019, the Congress media team will be here to help you find exciting stories for your readers. Don’t miss 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!

More information to come. 

Media room

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.

Location and hours
AMS Student Nest - NEST 2521

June 1-6     9:00 – 17:00
June 7     9:00 – 12:00

Media contacts

Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Nicola Katz
Manager of Communications
Cell: 613-282-3489

The University of British Columbia
Terry Lavender
Media Relations
Cell: 604 351 8906