2018 AGM/PD Event

CEWIL Annual General Meeting and PD Event

October 24, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Agenda (all times listed below are in EDT):

9:30 - 10:00 AM | Registration if attending College Facility Tour (Please note there is a limit of 30 spaces)

10:00 - 11:00 AM | Conestoga College Facility Tour
Please note closed toe shoes and long pants are required.  Conestoga will supply safety glasses.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Registration

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Lunch

12:30 - 1:30 PM | Annual General Meeting (CEWIL members only)

2:00 - 3:30 PM | Professional Development Event: Where there's WIL, there's more ways: An introduction to types of Work-Integrated Learning in Canada

Click here for a copy of the agenda. 

*The annual general meeting and PD event will be available via webcast for those who cannot attend in person. If you can't make it please send in your Proxy Form.

Professional Development Event: Where there's WIL, there's more ways: An introduction to types of Work-Integrated Learning in Canada

In the last year CEWIL Canada has adopted more forms of work-integrated learning (WIL) into its mandate. It now stretches beyond Co-operative Education into different modes, click here for descriptions of the various forms of WIL. Through this event we will familiarize and discuss these other forms of WIL with the help of a number of panelists who are knowledgeable in each area. 


Panelists include: 

Dr. Ashley Stirling, University of Toronto, Vice Dean, Academic Affairs (Moderator)

Andrea Giles, University of Victoria, Acting Executive Director, Co-operative Education Program and Career Services (Community Service Learning)

Nadine Janetta, Conestoga College, Liaison Officer (Women in Skilled Trades) (Apprenticeships)

Dr. Wayne Chang, University of Waterloo, Lecturer, Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business (Entrepreneurship)

Matt Medland, University of Toronto, Director, Professional Programs and External Relations (Dept. of Computer Science), (Applied Research)

Matt Rempel, Sheridan College, Associate Dean, Career Education & Co-curricular Learning (Work/Field Placements)

Michelle Shockness, Redeemer University, Assistant Professor (Applied Social Sciences) (Practica/Clinical Placements)

Susan Soikie, University of Toronto, Director, Arts & Science Co-op (Internships)


Conestoga College
Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
850 Fountain Street South
Cambridge, ON

Parking UpdateClick here for parking and directions. 
Cost: $3/day.


* Please note - there is not a specific room block or group rate available. 

Getting to Conestoga College

Details on travelling to the Conestga College can be found here

Nearby Airports:

  • Toronto Pearson International Airport:
    85 km
  • Region of Waterloo International Airport:
    12 km
  • Hamilton Airport:
    56 km

Please note grsitration is now closed. If you would still like to rgeister for the Online AGM & PD please email membership@cewilcanada.ca