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    • 04 May 2023
    • 06 May 2023
    • 55

    Register by using the button to the left for overnight accommodations at the King Street Residence at Wilfrid Laurier University. It is at 200 King Street and is within walking distance of Perimeter.

    This is a dormitory style residence that contains private bedrooms with a shared washroom. Each bedroom has a single bed, sink, desk, closet unit and washroom with shower and toilet. There are two shared lounges on the floor with a fridge, stove and microwave. Parking is available under the residence. Breakfast is included in the accommodation fee.

    Registration for the conference itself (not accommodation) is here

    • 04 May 2023
    • 7:00 AM
    • 06 May 2023
    • 3:30 PM
    • Perimeter Institute
    • 3

    Vendor and Exhibitor Registration

    The OAPT welcomes vendors, nonprofit and charitable organizations, and academic institutions to showcase science and educational resources and services. You can reserve a table in the exhibit area, which will be in Perimeter’s centrally located atrium. The registration fee includes the rental of one 8’ x 2.5’ table, 2 chairs, and lunch for up to 2 people.

    The exhibit area will be set up on Friday May 5, 2023 only.  Set-up will be available by 7:00 am before the conference attendees arrive by 8:00 am.

    If you have any questions, please contact Milica (

    • 04 May 2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • 06 May 2023
    • 12:00 PM
    • Perimeter Institute, Waterloo
    • 111

    OAPT is pleased to return to its traditional 3-day in-person conference in 2023! Take advantage to (re)connect with educators from across the province at Perimeter Institute in Waterloo from Thursday May 4 till Saturday May 6, 2023.

    The conference will feature:

    • This year’s theme, Science in a New Light, addresses new developments in astronomy and offers a variety of educational workshops geared towards the destreamed science curriculum
    • Thursday evening Welcome dinner, followed by a Meet a Researcher “Speed Dating” Event
    • Friday keynote by Katie Mack, Hawking Chair in Cosmology and Science Communication at Perimeter Institute
    • A great selection of workshops from award winning teachers and PI’s world-class outreach team on a variety of science and physics topics, pedagogy, and current events and discoveries
    • Meals and snacks provided by Perimeter Institute’s Black Hole Bistro
    • An exhibitor and vendor area with science educational resources and services
    • Travel subsidies available for educators living 300+ km away (please click HERE to apply)
    • Subsidized accommodations available at WLU King Street Residence, which includes breakfast and parking
    • Discounted registration fees for presenters, preservice and new teachers, and retirees
    • Friday night optional dinner at a local restaurant followed by social time
    • And much more…

    Early registration deadline is March 31, 2023.

    Use the REGISTER button to the left to register!

Past events

30 Nov 2021 Schrödinger's Class
25 Nov 2021 November OAPT Physics Hour
28 Oct 2021 October OAPT Physics Hour
04 Mar 2021 March OAPT Physics Hour
03 Dec 2020 December OAPT Physics Hour
05 Nov 2020 OAPT Physics Hour
22 May 2020 2020 Conference Exhibitor Registration
21 May 2020 OAPT Conference 2020 - McMaster
21 May 2020 2020 Conference Accommodations
22 Nov 2019 Schrodinger's Class
02 May 2019 OAPT Conference 2019 - IQC, Waterloo
02 May 2019 2019 Conference Accommodations
30 Nov 2018 Schrodinger's Class: Quantum Technology for the Curriculum
12 Oct 2018 SNOLAB & Perimeter Institute Teacher Workshop
14 Aug 2018 Astronomy Workshop at YorkU
24 Jul 2018 OTF Summer Institute 2018
23 May 2018 OAPT - Grade 11 Physics Contest
11 May 2018 2018 Conference Exhibitor Registration
10 May 2018 OAPT Conference 2018 - Western University
10 May 2018 2018 Conference Accommodations
05 May 2018 U of T Engineering: Young Women in Engineering Symposium
28 Apr 2018 "Discover the Universe" Astronomy Teachers Workshop
06 Dec 2017 York U Evening for High School Physics Teachers
30 Oct 2017 SNOLAB Dark Matter Webinar
21 Aug 2017 Canadian Light Source (CLS) presents a Teachers’ Workshop - a professional development opportunity
10 Aug 2017 Quantum Cryptography School for Young Students
09 Aug 2017 OAPT-OTF Summer Camp for Teachers
10 Jul 2017 Lassonde's Women in Engineering Student Mentorship Program
27 May 2017 Young Women in Engineering Symposium
24 May 2017 OAPT Grade 11 Physics Contest
12 May 2017 Conference Exhibitor Registration
11 May 2017 OAPT Conference 2017 - York University
11 May 2017 Conference Accommodations - Pond Road Residence
11 May 2017 Conference Accommodations - Schulich Hotel
04 May 2017 SIN Physics Contest
28 Apr 2017 Girls in Science (GIS) day
08 Apr 2017 Eureka Talk
17 Feb 2017 TDSB Eureka Science Conference - Chris Meyer Keynote Speaker
24 Jan 2017 Chris Meyer presents at the University of Guelph Department of Physics
13 Jan 2017 Lisa Lim-Cole presents at the Canadian Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics
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