QAD Conference 2019 - Queens Africa and Diaspora

QAD Conference 2019

Payment for the gala night ticket is $35 online or $40 at the gate.

Online Payment For The Gala Can Be Made Here

QAD is an initiative to increase awareness and promote the current involvement of the Queen’s community in academic research and teaching pertaining to Africa and Africa Diasporic studies. The QAD conference aim to foster dialogue between students, faculty, staff and the wider Queen’s community, Kingston and other locations in Canada and outside Canada through keynote speaker presentations, individual presentations, posters, and panel discussions. QAD will also be an opportunity to increase connectivity between various groups in Kingston through a soccer tournament featuring all the community groups, and to celebrate African arts and culture.

Activities of QAD conference 2019 include:

  • Opening and Keynote Speaker’s Address
  • Individual Presentations, Poster Presentations and Panel Discussions
  • Soccer Tournament
  • Gala Night with Art presentations and Awards

Dates of QAD conference 2019

  • 05 October: Symposium (panel discussion and poster presentation)
  • 06 October: Soccer tournament and Gala Night with Art presentations and Awards


Join us at the QAD Conference 2019 today!

Registration is Closed!

Check out the 2019 QAD Conference schedule today!

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Contact Us

Please send all your inquiries to or to:

  • Adrien Djomo, PhD
    Conference Chair
    QAD Conference
    Queen’s Africa and Diaspora