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EWO Conference - May 23-24, 2018

posted on May 10, 2018

EWO Conference

Are you a professional in the field of Work-Integrated Learning (WIL), Co-op, internship, placements or practicums in Ontario?

Education at Work Ontario is hosting its annual conference on May 23 and 24th in beautiful downtown Toronto.

The theme of the conference is “Supporting Student and Employer WIL Relationships”. It is an opportunity for you to network with other professionals in the field, learn best practices and hear from industry experts.

Date:                May 23-24th, 2018

Location:          The George
                         80 Cooperage Street, 
                         Toronto ON M5A 0J3

Tickets:            Members $250
                         Non-EWO Members $299

A limited number of tickets are still available at -

A few highlights:

  • Tech and retailing giant Amazonwill be joining us as a part of the employer round table
  • Isabelle Duchaine, Director, Business/Higher Education Roundtable (BHER)will present the federal WIL and skills landscape, with recent findings from the “Navigating change: 2018 Business Council Skills Survey”
  • Angela Hoyt, CEO of Evolution Group, will focus on employer relationship management in her “Optimize Job Development: the little hacks that make a big difference” presentation.
  • Dr. Arif Jetha from the Institute for Work and Healthwill discuss student development, specifically how we can assist students with disabilities transition into the workforce.

Bios of our three keynotes and the agenda can be found at the event site.

Should you have further questions, please contact David Hall at