western regional meeting

June 10-11, 2019

Olds College
Olds, Alberta

Internationalizing your Niche

Program at a Glance

Monday, June 10
  • 4:00 pm Registration opens
  • 4:00 – 7:00 pm Campus walks and  Brewery tour
  • 7:00 – 10:00 pm Opening reception – Rodeo theme!  Wear your best country clothing! 
Tuesday, June 11 | FULL DAY CONFERENCE
  • 7:30-8:30 am Breakfast
  • 8:15-9:00 am  Welcome & Keynote Address
  • 9:10-10:10 am Concurrent Sessions
  • 10:10-10:30 am Break
  • 10:30-11:45 pm Immigration Update Session (Approved for 1hr CPD) or Hot Topics (15 minutes each)
  • 11:45 – 1:00 pm Lunch and time to explore the Olds College campus
  • 1:00-2:00 pm Concurrent Sessions 
  • 2:00-2:15 pm Break
  • 2:15 – 3:30 pm Hot Topics 
  • 3:40 – 4:00 pm Closing Remarks 


Registration fee $150

Please Note: There are no shuttle buses from Calgary to Olds. If you are traveling by air, you will need to make arrangements for your own transportation.


Olds College Centennial Village Dormitory
  • Use conference code CBIE
  • Rate is $60.00/night for single occupancy; $70.00/night for double occupancy (share bed or double bed and one cot).
  • Features private rooms with a double bed and private bathroom.
  • Access to a fitness room, free parking and free wifi.
Reserve a Room
Pomeroy Inn & Suites at Olds College
  • $129.00 per night based on single or double occupancy
  • Includes hot breakfast, free parking, free wifi, access to business centre, pool with hot tub and water-slide, fitness centre and on site pub and restaurant
  • Need to accommodate more people in one room? Contact the hotel directly for other room options, at regular rates
Reserve a Room
Camping on Campus
  • $25/night plus GST. Camping is available in Lot DD
  • The camping lot is gravel and power is available, but no water or sewage hook-ups.

Please note that there are no campfires, open alcohol, unattended animals, or ATV’s permitted on Olds College properties.

Reserve a lot
Accommodation options in the Town of Olds:


Everest Educational Services
World Education Services