2020 UCalgary Three Minute Thesis Finals
Due to COVID-19, this event has been postponed. Check back later for details.
List of finalists coming soon!
Check back after the 3MT heats (new dates to be decided) to know who will be going to the finals and their 3MT topics. Find heat dates and time on the My GradSkills Calendar.
List of featured displays coming soon!
Check back for updates on what graduate student projects and research will be showcased at the UCalgary 3MT finals.
2020 UCalgary 3MT Guest Judges
Mary Anne Moser
President and Ceo, Telus Spark
Maria Elena Hover
Co-founder and Event Director, MakeFashion
UCalgary on the national stage
To date, four UCalgary 3MT winners have gone to Canadian Nationals resulting in two national champions and one national People's Choice award winner, making the University of Calgary the most accomplished institution in the history of Canada's 3MT competition.
2015 Canadian National Champion
Program: Physics and Astronomy. Supervisor: Dr. Tyler Meyer, PhD.
Permanent Breast Seed Implant: Improving Patient Experience in Early-stage Breast Cancer.
2017 Western Regional Champion and Finalist, Canadian Nationals
Program: Geoscience. Supervisors: Dr. Steve R. Larter, PhD and Dr. Thomas B.P. Oldenburn, PhD
The Ultimate Fate of Oil in the Marine Environment Following Spillage.
2018 Canadian National Champion
Program: Medical Science. Supervisor: Dr. Ashley Harris, PhD.
A Virtual Biopsy: Detecting Metabolite Changes in the Brain.
Laura Rios Carreno
2019 Canadian National People's Choice Winner
Program: Chemical and Petroleum Engineering. Supervisor: Dr. Martin Jasso, PhD.
Modification of Asphalt with Reactive Polymers for Quality Enhancement of the Pavement.