There are many teaching and learning conferences to choose from. These opportunities are offered yearly.

CICan Conference

Dates: April 23-25, 2023
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Info: Conference website

Festival of Learning

Dates: TBA
Location: TBA
Info: Conference website

Innovations Conference

Dates: March 11-14, 2023
Location: Tempe, Arizona
Info: Conference website

For professionals dedicated to improving and enhancing teaching and learning, leadership and management, and the community college experience. This international event provides a forum for collaboration among academic experts and thought leaders, while granting participants exclusive access to the most inventive and inspirational community college programs from around the world.

*Camosun College has an institutional membership with The League for Innovation in the Community College.

Kentucky National Great Teachers Seminar

Dates: July 9-14, 2023
Location: Lake Barkley State Resort Park, Kentucky
Info: Conference website

A high energy, summer event bringing teachers together from North America to learn from each other and exchange teaching innovations and solutions to instructional problems. Seminar is based on the principle that teachers are the experts in teaching and learn best from one another. 

Lilly Conferences: Evidence-Based Teaching & Learning

Dates: August 7-9, 2023
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
Info: Conference website

Offering a variety of sessions, participants can attend interactive sessions formatted as 20- and 40-minute concurrent sessions, or virtual poster gallery.  Programming includes traditional plenary addresses, formal, and informal networking sessions.


Dates: May 27-30, 2023
Location: Austin, Texas
Info: Conference website

NISOD’s annual conference is the “must-attend” event for community and technical college educators!

NISOD’s International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence is the definitive gathering of community and technical college educators passionate about teaching and learning. Over the years, NISOD’s annual conference has provided faculty, administrators, and staff with the resources, ideas, and solutions that drive excellence in all areas of community and technical college campuses. Come and be inspired by thought-provoking sessions and pre-conference seminars designed specifically for community and technical college educators committed to improving student achievement. With more than 300 sessions in a variety of focus areas and formats presented by your colleagues from across the nation and internationally, you’ll walk away with dozens of ideas you can implement immediately!

As a member college, Camosun employees can register at reduced rates.

Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STHLE)

Dates: June 13-16, 2023
Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Info: Conference website

Teaching Professor

Dates: June 9-11, 2023
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Info: Conference website

Teachers with a passion for excellence have been flocking to The Teaching Professor Conference since 2003. There’s simply no better place to explore and celebrate the art and science of teaching.

Join roughly 1,000 of your colleagues from around the country for three days of learning, debate, and collaboration. Together, you’ll explore:

  • Recent pedagogical research
  • Innovative classroom techniques
  • The latest technology tools
  • Emerging challenges of a global classroom
  • Proven best practices in teaching


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