Education at Work Ontario will be hosting its Annual General Meeting and Professional Development Conference May 23rd & 24th at “The George” Conference Facilities in downtown Toronto (80 Cooperage St).
The agenda this year includes the results of our 18-month feedback and strategic planning efforts that has charted a refreshed course for the organization. The strategic plan will be presented, discussed, and voted on for adoption. Your voice is important in this development.
In the theme of “Supporting Student and Employer WIL Relationships”, this conference will also feature:
The conference will benefit professionals working in the field of Work Integrated Learning (WIL). It is an opportunity to learn from industry professionals, share ideas and network with colleagues.
|08:30 – 09:30||Registration and Breakfast|
|09:30 – 09:45||Welcome and outlook for the conference|
|09:45 – 10:45||Strategic Planning Update from the Board of Directors|
|10:45 – 11:-00||Break|
|11:00 – 12:30||Member Collaboration on Strategic Direction|
|12:30 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:15||Keynote Speaker (student development theme)|
|14:15 – 14:30||Break|
|14:30 – 16:00||Breakout sessions (member-presented sessions on employer and student development themes)|
|16:00 – 16:10||Closing Remarks|
|Evening||Dinner and entertainment options (planned by EWO)|
|08:00 – 09:30||Breakfast and checkout|
|09:30 – 09:35||Welcome|
|09:35 – 10:45||Employer Panel|
|10:45 – 11:00||Break|
|11:00 – 12:30||Breakout sessions (member-presented sessions on employer and student development themes)|
|12:30 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:30||Keynote Speaker (employer development theme)|
|14:30 – 15:00||Closing remarks|
*Keynote speakers will be announced shortly
A block of 2-bedroom suites have been put on hold for the “EWO Conference” at a rate of $129/night at “The George” conferencing and summer accommodation facilities in downtown Toronto. These two bedroom suites can comfortably accommodate two conference delegates as they feature two private bedrooms, fridge, kitchenette, and full bathroom. Rooms have been held for May 22nd and 23rd, respectively. To book your accommodations, please call 416-761-8000 and mention you are booking into the “Education at Work Ontario” block of rooms.