CICan 2019 Conference


May 5 - 7, 2019 | Niagara Falls, Ontario

Scotiabank Convention Centre

Inclusion – A Recipe for Success

CICan’s annual conference is the largest event of its kind in Canada and gathers post-secondary education leaders from across the country and around the world. Join us to network with colleagues, share best practices, and be inspired as we envision together the future of colleges and institutes focused on success and inclusion.

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Keynote Speakers

Luke Anderson


In the fall of 2002 Luke and his good friend Johnny were riding down a tricky trail they had heard other mountain bikers raving about. They came upon a 25ft gap which Johnny cleared without a problem. Luke was determined...

Tarana Burke

Civil Rights Activist

Tarana Burke is best known for founding the ‘me too’ Movement and has dedicated her life to social justice work and giving strength to those who experienced sexual trauma or harassment. She was honoured as one of The Silence Breakers...

Vikram Vij

Celebrity Chef & Acclaimed Entrepreneur

Vikram Vij was born in India in 1964 and lived in New Delhi and Bombay until the age of 20, when he went to study, live and work in Austria. While he was there he received his chef certificate from...


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May 2 - 4, 2019

CICan Pre-Conference Forum for Colleges and Institutes Serving Rural, Remote, and Northern Communities

Join us in Owen Sound, just before the Colleges and Institutes Canada 2019 Annual Conference in Niagara Falls, and make the best of your time with colleagues from across the country....
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Owen Sound, ON

May 4, 2019

GPOP Keynote and Welcome Reception

We’re changing things up this year! First, we’ll kick off our GPOP conference with keynote speaker Sharon Thira on Saturday, May 4th at 5:00 p.m. in the Scotiabank Convention Centre....
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May 5, 2019

Governance and President’s Office Professionals (GPOP)

Networking Opportunities | Best Practices | Professional Development GPOP is a national CICan-affiliated network for individuals who support Canadian colleges’ and institutes’ boards and presidents. Please join your colleagues from...
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