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Navigating Anew

April 25 – 27, 2022 | Halifax Convention Centre

CICan’s Annual Conference is the largest event of its kind in Canada! It fosters connections between post-secondary institutions from across the country and around the world. In 2022 these connections will focus on navigating anew in this fast forward future.

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A Message from our Hosts

Our Connection Conference is the largest event of its kind in Canada. This year’s will be a hybrid event taking place online and in person in Halifax! Mark your calendars for April 25-27, 2022.

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New in 2022

What to expect

This year, CICan’s CONNECTION Conference will be Hybrid! This will be an opportunity to welcome both our in-person attendees and those joining us virtually during a series of dynamic presentations and activities.

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2021

Keynote Speakers

Gerd Leonhard

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist & Humanist
CEO The Futures Agency
Ollivier Dyens

Ollivier Dyens

Founder and Co-Director
Building 21
Tanya Talaga

Tanya Talaga

Journalist & Author
CEO of Makwa Creative
Thomas Frey

Thomas Frey

Futurist
DaVinci Institute
Absolutely humbled to attend this captivating and engaging session. Such a powerful story and such amazing entrepreneurial spirit. Attendee
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Networking

Thought Forums

Thought forums are an opportunity to engage directly with colleagues from across Canada and join a conversation about some of the more pressing issues facing colleges and institutes.

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Networking

Introducing CONNECTION Zone

Come connect, one-on-one or in groups, with other 2022 conference attendees The Connection Zone will include meetings in Marketplace, a walking route, and the option for virtual participation.

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What are past attendees are saying...

Excellent and thought provoking. Attendee