2019 EWO/CEWIL Professional Development Conference & Symposium: Supporting Future Skills and the Future of Work and Learning

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Education at Work Ontario (EWO) and Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning (CEWIL) Canada are coming together to host this year’s Professional Development Conference & Symposium on June 18th to 19th at the University of Ottawa.

This event is specifically designed to benefit professionals working in the field of Work-Integrated Learning (WIL). We hope you will join us and take advantage of opportunities to build your professional network, exchange ideas and best practices, and engage in conversations on the evolving world of experiential education.

As we strive to support the evolution of future skills and the future of work and learning, this conference will feature:

  • Keynote speakers: Hear keynote addresses from Patrick Borbey and Dr. Norah McRae. Topics will cover recruiting and building an inclusive and diverse workforce and culture, as well as the future of work and learning.
  • Breakout sessions: Enjoy a selection of professional development sessions led by EWO and CEWIL members who want to share their best practices in the field of work-integrated learning.
  • Future Skills panel discussion: Members will hear directly from government representatives, co-op and WIL employers, students, and EWO/CEWIL members as we discuss varied perspectives on future skills development.
    EWO Annual General Meeting: EWO members are invited to join us on Wednesday June 19, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Learning Crossroads, University of Ottawa.