Event Program

2017 Leadership Cohort Forum:  

Current Trends in Higher Education

Friday, April 7th, 2017 – 8:30 am – 3:00 pm OISE Library

Forum Program - Final (1) 


8:30 -  9:00     Check-in, Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 – 9:15      Welcome – Creso Sa, Higher Ed Program Coordinator and Director of CIHE

9:15 - 9:25        Welcome - Katharine Janzen and logistics of the day

9:35 - 10: 35     Keynote Address

  • Dean Glen Jones: The Higher Education Issues for the 21st Century We Should All be Losing Sleep Over

10:35 – 10:55   Coffee/Tea

11:00 - 12:00   Breakout Session 1 (details below)

12:00 - 12:45   Boxed lunches and networking

12:45 – 1:40     Breakout Session 2 (details below)

1:45 - 2:45         Keynote Address

  • Deputy Minister Sheldon Levy: Post-Secondary Education and the Changing Nature of Work.

2:45 – 3:00      Closing Comments – Professors Dan Lang and Angela Hildyard

Breakout Sessions

Detailed descriptions including presenters and locations are found on our Breakout Sessions Page.

Breakout Session 1

1 a. Collaborative Education Across the North: The Northern Colleges Collaborative Programming Project

1 b. Engaging Students & Increasing Quality in Undergraduate Education

1 c. Fundraising in Ontario’s Colleges: An Emerging Profession? A presentation of preliminary findings for a doctoral research study

1 d. Embedding Early Practical Experiences (Work Integrated Learning) into the Foundations Curriculum of the Doctor of Medicine (MD) Program (University of Toronto)

Breakout Session 2

2 a. Internationalization at the Ontario Colleges – Present, Future and the Possibilities

2 b. The Lexicon of Quality Assurance: Comparing The Quality Assurance and Enhancement Report for England and Northern Ireland and the Ontario Quality Assurance Framework

2 c.  How would our world change if under-represented groups were equally represented in our universities?

2 d.   Location, Location, Location

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