Our Events

The Fraser Institute hosts a wide range of speakers, seminars and workshops at venues across Canada to promote vibrant discussions of public policy and educate people about economic issues.

Featured Events

Foolproof: Why Safety Can Be Dangerous and How Danger Makes Us Safe

Join us on February 10, 2017 as Greg Ip discusses Foolproof: Why Safety Can Be Dangerous and How Danger Makes Us Safe.

February 10, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Toronto, ON

Upcoming Events

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, January 28, 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Vancouver, BC

Teacher Workshop: Economic Principles

This engaging, interactive, and free workshop features materials recently revised, and is intended for any educator interested in introducing the principles of economics into a variety of subject areas.

Friday, February 3, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Vancouver, BC

Travelling Seminar: Why Do People Behave the Way They Do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning (For students in Grades 10-12 attending school outside the Lower Mainland)

The Fraser Institute is taking its fun-filled interactive education program, Why do people behave the way they do? An Introduction to Economic Reasoning, on the road! This fun one-day seminar consists of a mix of short lectures, games and activities that introduce economic principles using real-life examples.

Friday, February 10, 2017
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Foolproof: Why Safety Can Be Dangerous and How Danger Makes Us Safe

Join us on February 10, 2017 as Greg Ip discusses Foolproof: Why Safety Can Be Dangerous and How Danger Makes Us Safe.

Friday, February 10, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Toronto, ON

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, February 11, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Toronto, ON

Teacher Workshop: Economic Way of Thinking

This free workshop will first build on basic economic principles then, teachers will be led through four lesson topics including, market changes, price discrimination, and public choice theory in ways that students will find easy to comprehend

Friday, March 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Calgary, AB

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, March 11, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Calgary, AB

Post-Secondary Seminar: Explore Public Policy Issues

Free one-day student seminar with presentations from leading policy experts, Q & A, and informal discussions. Lunch is included.

Saturday, March 25, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Montréal, QC

Séminaire post-secondaire: Explorez les politique publiques

Séminaire gratuit d’une journée avec présentations d’experts en politiques publiques, périodes de questions et discussions informelles. Le repas du midi est compris. Le séminaire comprend des présentations à la fois français et en anglais avec traduction simultanée.

Saturday, March 25, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Montréal, QC