The Festival of Learning is a celebration of teaching and learning in post-secondary education taking place, June 6 – 9, 2016, at the Delta Burnaby Hotel & Conference Centre in Burnaby, B.C. It is an unprecedented collaboration of existing groups and annual events hosted together during an exciting four-day festival experience.
Educators, leaders and professional staff involved in teaching and learning in B.C. higher education will find a variety of opportunities to learn, laugh, create and collaborate with colleagues from across B.C. and extending beyond one’s existing networks.
This event will include engaged learning formats like intensives, studios, showcases and slams. The Festival schedule will also include workshops, sessions, and presentations as well as a variety of social events and spaces for groups to connect and network. Participants can join for one, two, three or all four days and be able to create a custom schedule of integrated learning experiences.
BCcampus is pleased to support this extraordinary coming together of events and communities from all B.C. universities, colleges, and institutes, including British Columbia Teaching & Learning Council (BCTLC), Educational Technology Users Group (ETUG), British Columbia Teaching & Learning Network (BC-TLN), Open Education/Open Textbook Summit, Symposium: Scholarly Teaching & Learning, Intensive: Scholarly Inquiry into Teaching & Learning Research Design.
What: Festival of Learning 2016
Save the Date: June 6 – 9, 2016
Deadline for proposal: March 14, 2016
Where: Delta Burnaby Hotel & Conference Centre and BCIT in Burnaby, B.C.