The aim of the first Alberta Graduate Conference is to bring together academia and industry from across Alberta in order to share new ideas and foster collaborations. It is a chance to hear about new innovations, meet scientists and employers, and gain a better understanding of the interdisciplinary nature of research and innovation. This event is open to graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, industry researchers, university faculty and administrators, government officials and more. For a list of invited speakers, please click here. This conference will be held from May 5 to 7, 2011 at the University of Calgary with early bird registration before April 15, 2011. The cost of registration for students is $25 and there are reduced rates for accommodations.