Save the date! 2024 CICan Connection Conference
Growing Talent | April 29 - May 1, 2024 | Calgary, Alberta

Collective Intelligence

April 23 - 25, 2023 | Palais des congrès de Montréal

Collective intelligence offers a world of innovation

Hosted jointly by CICan and the WFCP, the World Congress is the largest event of its kind and brings together postsecondary leaders from around the world to discuss, share, and expand our collective intelligence.

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Keynote Speakers

Dr Farah Alibay

Dr Farah Alibay

Aerospace Engineer at Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Gerd Leonhard

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist, Author of “Technology vs. Humanity” and CEO
The Futures Agency
Wes Hall

Wes Hall

Executive Chairman and Founder
Kingsdale Advisors | BlackNorth Initiative | WeShall Investments Inc.

New in 2023

What to expect

We are excited to welcome you to Montreal and our World Congress this spring. Hosted by CICan and the WFCP, the congress will offer participants the opportunity to connect with professionals from all over the world, attend enlightening presentations, and dive deep into what collective intelligence really means.

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

A Message from our Hosts

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) 

CICan is the voice of Canada’s publicly supported colleges, institutes, cégeps and polytechnics, and an international leader in education for employment with ongoing programs in over 25 countries.

World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP)

WFCP is an international network of over 50 colleges and associations of colleges that share leading-edge education strategies and best practices to increase workforce employability in countries around the world.

WFCP Affinity Groups

Affinity Groups are an essential element of the World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP). The groups bring together members of WFCP to share and learn about topics which are especially relevant to professional, technical and vocational education and training.

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Connection B2B Zone

This year’s Connection B2B Zone will offer greater opportunities to renew and forge business relationships between institutions, partners, and industry at the national and international level. It is open to all congress attendees, sponsors and exhibitors.

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What are past attendees are saying...

Excellent and thought provoking. Attendee