Check out Concordia University's Workshops on Social Science Research. http://www.concordia.ca/artsci/polisci/wssr.html
Check out the Qualitative Research Guidelines Project, a Comprehensive Guide for Designing, Writing, Reviewing and Reporting Qualitative Research.
Check out UCL's webpage at https://www.ucl.ac.uk/qualitative-health-research-network/
The Centre for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry at The Maxwell School of Syracuse University is doing interesting work. Check them out!
Other qualitative research groups to look out for: Atlantic Centre for Qualitative Research and Analysis, International Institute for Qualitative Methodology, International Institute of Qualitative Inquiry, The Qualitative Research Group (University of Manitoba).
The Centre for Critical Qualitative Health Research at the University of Toronto offers podcasts of their most recent speaker series. They have an impressive list of speakers! Check them out here.
Check out this link for upcoming calls for papers, proposals and abstracts related to Qualitative Research:
If you are a social scientist shopping around for courses and workshops to take on social research methods, QualQuant may have what you are looking for. Check out the following link for a variety of learning opportunities for graduate students and faculty: http://qualquant.org/
Are interested in teaching and/or learning how to do qualitative interviewing? Check out this on-line courseware provided The Centre for Critical Qualitative Health Research.