The Institute for Liberal hosts a variety of events comprising campus seminars, lectures, conference, and advanced seminars. If you would like to be notified about upcoming events please subscribe to our email newsletter.

Upcoming Events


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July 31, 2014

Milton Friedman Legacy Day Celebration (Ottawa, ON)

We’ll be celebrating the legacy of Nobel Laureate Milton Friedman on the 102nd anniversary of his birth. Light food and drinks will be provided. Join us at 5:30pm upstairs at The Brig (23 York Street). Space is limited, RSVP to Matt Bufton.


220px-Steve_HorwitzAugust 13-17, 2014

Freedom Week (Mississauga, ON)

This five-day seminar is designed to give students and recent graduates a solid grounding in the ideas of liberty. Participants will discuss economics, philosophy, and much more as they hear from six professors who are deeply steeped in, and passionate about, the classical liberal tradition. 


large_peter_martin.jaworskiOctober 1, 2014

Panel Discussion on Prostitution (Guelph, ON)

Hosted in cooperation with the University of Guelph Political Science Department. Time and place to be announced.



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Canadian Property Rights Conference (Calgary, AB)

For our third annual Canadian Property Rights Conference we’re heading west to Calgary! Attendees at this conference will hear from experts on a wide range of subjects related to issues of law and property in Canada and beyond. This isn’t just a chance to learn, it’s a chance to meet others who care about property rights issues.


nimish.adhiaOctober 21, 2014

How Sweatshops Benefit Workers in Developing Countries  (Kingston, ON)

Hosted in co-operation with the Queen’s University International Affairs Association and Queen’s Students for Liberty. Time and place to be announced.