About Québec

Welcome to Québec City!

Québec City, always enchanting and filled with history, offers you a typical European ambiance brimming with romance and joie-de-vivre.

You are sure to fall under its spell. A fortified city bustling with activity and culture, Québec City will charm you with its boutiques, landscapes, people and countless culinary delights. Surrounded by nature's majestic beauty, this city boasts a safe and exceptional quality of life.Founded in 1608, by Samuel de Champlain, Québec City is the cradle of French civilization in America and remains the only fortified city north of Mexico. Over the years, this city has preserved and developed its rich heritage. Old Québec has in fact been added to UNESCO's prestigious list of World Heritage Sites in 1985.


Visit Office de Tourisme de Québec website to discover things to do while in Québec City.

Important Preliminary Dates

Call for sessions, workshops & field trips deadline
September 1st, 2017

Call for papers starts
November 1st, 2017

Registration starts
December 1st, 2017

Abstract submission deadline
March 22, 2018

Paper acceptance notice
April 20, 2018

Early bird & presenting author registration deadline
May 13, 2018 

Conference
August 13-17, 2018

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