CBIE REGIONAL MEETINGS

Western Regional Meeting

May 18-19, 2017 | MacEwan University and NorQuest College, Edmonton, AB

Creative Internationalization

Program Overview

Thursday May 18
5:30 – 7:30pm
Opening Reception at NorQuest College

Friday May 19
8:00am – 4:00pm
Conference Sessions at MacEwan University

See below for the detailed program.

Registration

Cost: $100

Includes:

  • Evening reception at NorQuest College
  • One full day conference at MacEwan University
  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks on May 19
  • Preferred accommodation rates at the MacEwan residence

Professional Development Workshop

Enhance your knowledge of immigration issues by adding the CBIE professional development workshop to your Regional Meeting.

Immigration Advising for International Students and their Spouses and Families
Thursday, May 18, 2017 | 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The workshop is expected to qualify for CPD hours for RCICs and RISIAs.

VIEW WORKSHOP DETAILS HERE

*This workshop will be held on the margins of the Western Regional Meeting, however, participants may attend the workshop only. There is an additional fee for this workshop. 


 

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Detailed Program

Opening Reception | 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Join NorQuest College for an evening of re-connecting with old and new friends. A cash bar and light snacks will be provided along with some entertainment.

Location:

NorQuest College, Foyer (Main building)
10215 108 St. NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 1L6
Campus Map

5:30PM
  • Registration
6:00PM
  • Welcome by the President of NorQuest College
7:30PM
  • Reception ends

Full Day Conference | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location:

Robbins Health Learning Center (Building 9)

MacEwan University
10700 – 104 Avenue,
Edmonton, AB T5J 4S2
Getting to the City Center Campus

8:00AM-9:00AM
  • Hot breakfast (The Heart, 1st Floor)
9:00AM-9:30AM
  • Keynote address (The Kule Theatre, 2nd Floor) 
9:30AM-10:30AM
  • CBIE update
10:30AM-10:50AM
  • Break (The Heart, 1st Floor)
10:50AM-12:00PM
  • Immigration session (The Kule Theatre, 2nd floor)
    Focusing on how geopolitical changes will affect Canadian immigration and strategies regarding students using education as an immigration route.
12:00PM-1:00PM
  • Lunch & Poster Presentation (The Heart, 1st Floor) 
1:00PM-2:00PM
  • Internationalization Strategies Panel Discussion (The Kule Theatre, 2nd floor)
    Developing and Implementing Internationalization Strategies panel
2:00PM-2:15PM
  • Break (The Heart, 1st floor)
2:15PM-3:30PM
  •  Concurrent sessions
    Innovative practices in:
  • Education abroad and i@home
  • International recruitment
  • International student support services
3:30PM-4:00PM
  • Closing remarks (The Kule theatre, 2nd floor)
Accommodations:

Accommodations are available at MacEwan University Residence.

To book: Complete the reservation form below and email it to stay@macewan.ca.

Please direct any questions about accommodations to the MacEwan University Residence (780-633-3623).

Accommodation DetailsReservation Sheet