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Call For Abstracts: WACE Second International Research Symposium

Held on June 12-15, 2016 in Victoria, British Columbia
posted on November 20, 2015
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Hosted by Dr. Norah McRae, WACE Board of Director, and the University of Victoria, the Symposium will look to feature and showcase ongoing and new research in the CWIE community. Building upon the solid foundation of the First International Research Symposium at University West in Sweden and the recent World Conference at Kyoto Sangyo University in Kyoto, Japan, the Symposium Advisory Committee seeks abstracts on a broad range of research topics and subjects. The Committee is particularly interested in new and developing CWIE research for both Refereed Papers and Academic Posters from established and new researchers


Call For Refereed Paper & Academic Poster Abstracts 

WACE's 11th International Symposium will focus on RESEARCH in CWIE* and will feature REFEREED PAPERS & ACADEMIC POSTERS. *Cooperative & Work Integrated Education (CWIE) is a term created by WACE to acknowledge and embrace all forms of work-integrated learning (WIL).

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM THEME: "CWIE Research: Beyond the Edge"

RESEARCH TOPICS OF INTEREST AS IDENTIFIED BY THE INTERNATIONAL
RESEARCH GROUP (IRG)  

1. Accessibility: gender, indigenous,

disability, sexual orientation, socio-economic 

9. International Students & International
Partnerships 

2. Collaborations: inter-­-institutional,
stakeholders & inter-­-sectoral 

10. Mapping & Reconciling Goals Across Multiple Stakeholders 

3. Disruptive CWIE 

11. Mentoring 

4. Faculty Engagement and Teaching for
Transfer

12. Policy & Practice within CWIE 

5. Ecosystem

13. Quality Assurance & Assessment 

6. Globalization 

14. Resilience and Adaptability in a Changing
Labour Market 

7. Impact of CWIE on Communities and Society 

15. Teaching & Learning in CWIE 

8. Interdisciplinary Knowledge & Contexts 

16. Working with Employers of International CWIE Students 

 

Please see WACE Second International Symposium @ University of Victoria website for more information about the International Research Symposium and to find the Abstract Submission Form tab on the event webpage to submit an abstract. 

REGISTRATION FOR THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM IS OPEN

Registration for the International Research Symposium at the University of Victoria in June 12-15, 2016 is open. Please use the Registration tabs on the following link to the Symposium website to navigate to the registration information and form. WACE Second International Symposium Website.

Victoria British Columbia will serve as the host city for the Symposium. As the capital of British Columbia, Victoria is located on Vancouver Island, one of the largest tourist destination points in North America. Annually, visitors from all over the globe come to Vancouver Island for its mild year round climate and abundant outdoor activities. The city of Victoria is a unique blend of old world charm within a modern setting. From the heritage architecture, traditions such as afternoon tea, a plethora of outdoor adventures, authentic culinary experiences and entertaining nightlife, Victoria is the ideal setting for the Second International Research Symposium. Please select this link to see the brief video on Victoria.

For more information go to WACE website at waceinc.org or click on this link to the WACE Second International Research Symposium @ University of Victoria.  

Where & When

UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA

Victoria, British Columbia  CANADA

June 12-15, 2016