Past Events

Past Events

November 2018
Nov 11 - 13th, 2018
CICan Event | Leadership Institute
Location: Institut de tourisme et d'hotellerie du Quebec (ITHQ), 3535 St Denis Street, Montreal, QC
Who should attend This Leadership Institute is designed for managers or new directors in international offices and divisions who seek leadership development for their current position, and leaders who are new or interested in learning how to better lead their department and institution through international initiatives. What you will learn This intensive program is designed to enhance the leadership skills of current managers or new directors in...
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Nov 7 - 9th, 2018
Other
Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre, 101 Lyon St N, Ottawa, ON
Established in 2009, the Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC) meets an important need for a non-partisan, inclusive, national dialogue on science, technology and innovation policy. Our vision is to ensure systematic connections between Canada’s diverse scientific enterprises and policymakers in scientific enterprises and policymakers in political spheres, both federally and provincially. The CSPC has become Canada’s most comprehensive, multi-sectorial...
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Nov 5 - 6th, 2018
Other | Symposium
Location: The Westin Ottawa, 1 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON
Join Applied Research colleagues from across the country to exchange ideas and strategies on innovation and inclusive growth for Canada. The Symposium will bring together federal policy makers, leaders in applied research, students, community and industry partners to discuss how to support Canadian innovators, including small and medium enterprises. They will also discuss strategies to foster entrepreneurship, while scaling-up businesses and advancing...
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Nov 5 - 6th, 2018
Other
Location: The Westin Ottawa, 1 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON
The Forum will provide college and institute leaders with thought leadership on policy priorities related to the role of their institutions in building a more inclusive and innovative Canada. The event will also provide opportunities to engage with parliamentarians and senior federal officials to share advocacy priorities. This year, to strengthen our advocacy positioning on the federal government’s Innovation and Skills Plan, the CICan Symposium:...
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October 2018
Oct 14 - 16th, 2018
Other | Symposium
Location: Hotel-Musee Premieres Nations, 5 de la Rencontre Place, Wendake, QC
This year’s event will build on CICan’s Indigenous Education Protocol and the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (2015), to highlight the role of colleges, institutes, cegeps and polytechnics in working towards reconciliation. Participants will share experiences and approaches in implementing the principles of the Protocol and supporting reconciliation within their institutions and with the Indigenous communities they...
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Oct 3rd, 2018
Other | Webinar
International students are widely seen to be an ideal source of skilled immigrants. In fact, recent IRCC policy changes designed to ease the transition from study permit holder to permanent resident, including the introduction of additional Express Entry points for having completed post-secondary education in Canada, have coincided with a surge in the overall population of international students in Canada. At the end of 2017, over 493,000 individuals...
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September 2018
Sep 26th, 2018
Other | Webinar
This webinar will be presented in English. A recording and PowerPoint presentation will be available on the Commission’s website in October 2018. As the importance of addressing psychological health at work gains traction – through efforts like the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace (the Standard) – it follows that protecting and promoting the mental wellness of tomorrow’s workforce is equally...
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July 2018
Jul 28 - Aug 2nd, 2018
Other | Leadership Institute
Location: Executive Suites Hotel, 4201 chemin Lougheed, Burnaby,
The CICan Leadership Institute is for CICan members only. Background Over the past 15 years, colleges and institutes have seen an exponential increase in their applied research activity, with corresponding infrastructure changes, new sources of funding, greater faculty and student involvement, and a dramatic increase in industry and community engagement. There is also a diversity in the research as many institutions are doing both industrial/technological...
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Jul 19th, 2018
Other | Webinar
Location: in Adobe Connect (login details provided once registration is complete)
The Canadian Association of College & University Student Services is hosting a webinar on July 19 on Freedom of Expression on Campus: Examining the Issues and Reviewing Canadian Case Law.  We think this may be of interest to several of your members and we would appreciate it if you would share it widely with your membership list. Space is limited in this webinar so we encourage you to register early.   In recent years, campuses have struggled...
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Jul 4 - 9th, 2018
Other | Leadership Institute
Location: Fairmont Tremblant, 3045 de la Chapelle way, Mont-Tremblant,
CICan Leadership Institutes are for CICan members only. Who should attend This Leadership Institute is designed for those in the role of vice-presidents or equivalent positions who aspire to become Presidents. What you will learn This intensive program is designed primarily to enhance the participants’ knowledge of the expectations at the President level. Vice-presidents who are looking to develop their leadership abilities and advance their careers...
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