Graduate Professional Development Conference (GPDC)


The GPDC aims to enhance graduate students' transferable skills in order to better prepare you for your studies and for a competitive job market. It is a great place to make meaningful professional connections with staff, faculty, and other graduate students. All of the workshops offered are eligible for MyGPD credit. You will receive one MyGPD credit for every three hours you spend attending sessions. Whether you are at the beginning stages of your graduate career or close to your next steps, we are sure the GPDC will help you reach your career aspirations!

Happening virtually. Register below. Please note that you must be a UofT student to attend the GPDC. In lieu of our traditional lunch, those who come to two or more sessions will receive a gift card.

February 22 – 24, 2023 - Schedule


Date Time (ET) Session Title
Wed. February, 22 2:00 - 3:15 pm  Leadership Skills
  3:15 - 3:30 pm Break
  3:30 - 4:30 pm Networking Skills
Wed. February, 23 2:00 - 3:00 pm

UDL + EdTech: 5 Strategies for Student Engagement and Community Building

  3:00 - 3:15 pm Break
  3:15 - 4:15 pm Data Management Planning 
Wed. February, 24 2:00 - 3:00 pm Pitching your Research
  3:00 - 3:15 pm Break
  3:15 - 4:45 pm Alumni Panel & Networking