Institut nordique du Québec

Institut nordique du Québec - Ensemble pour le Nord

Institut nordique du Québec

We bring together the best talent in northern and Arctic research for the sustainable and ethical development of the North.


Great news for the INQ and its partners!

We are pleased to announce that the federal government, the provincial government, through the Société du Plan Nord, and the City of Québec will invest a total of $ 58 million for the construction of the Institut nordique du Québec’s principal building on the Université Laval campus.


Two breakout sessions of the INQ at the next Arctic Circle Assembly

This year again, the INQ will be prominently featured in the program of the largest international gathering on the Arctic. Indeed, we have confirmation that the two breakout sessions submitted to the Arctic Circle Assembly organizing committee, by the INQ and its collaborators, have been approved!



  • MOOC | Northern Quebec

    October 8 to December 3, 2018

    The MOOC | Northern Quebec: Issues, Spaces and culture, will be given a second time from October 8 to December 3, 2018. Register now!

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  • The CEN Nordicity Happy Hour (5 à 7)

    September 20, 2018 in Quebec City

    The event aims to show the North differently! Other than by statistics, formal presentations and the image of scientists who take their work too seriously

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  • 2018 Arctic Circle Assembly

    19 to 21 October 2018 in Reykjavik

    This year again, the INQ will participate in the Arctic Circle Assembly by organizing two breakout sessions! It's time to register for the event

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  • Québec-Océan Annual Scientific Meeting

    5-6 November, 2018 in Rivière-du-Loup

    An opportunity to meet and discuss the Arctic, the St. Lawrence and the ocean in general with specialists in all marine disciplines.

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  • 4th seminar on the Ethic of Research with Indigenous Peoples

    November 22 and 23 in Val-d'Or (Québec)

    Theme of the meeting: Knowledge co production with Indigenous Peoples and sharing of research results.

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  • ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting

    10 to 14 December 2018

    Experts from all over Canada will convene in Ottawa to discuss the many issues resulting from climate change and modernization in the Arctic.

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