Graduate Professional Development Conference (GPDC) 2022

October 12-14, 2022

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.


Date Time (ET) Session Title
Wednesday, October 12 1:30-3:15pm  Planning your Career Path
Wednesday, October 12 3:15-3:30pm Break
Wednesday, October 12 3:30-4:30pm Ideation Development
Thursday, October 13 2:00-3:00pm Strategies to Improve your Academic Writing
Thursday, October 13 3:00-3:15pm Break
Thursday, October 13 3:15-4:15pm Supporting Anti-Oppressive Education through Storytelling
Friday, October 14 2:00-3:00pm Scholarly Publishing
Friday, October 14 3:00-3:15pm Break
Friday, October 14 3:15-4:45pm Alumni Panel and Networking