Schedule at a Glance

The forum will offer a full agenda, with several streams and sessions on a variety of topics. See our schedule-at-a-glance to see how each day will unfold. To offer the most engagement and interaction of the attendees, sessions may be offered in panel, fireside chat, or challenge-style/debate format.

All activities take place in Mountain Standard Time (MST). Please note that timing is subject to change. A detailed schedule will be released shortly.

Forum at a Glance

Saturday, April 27th

Time Activity
13:00-14:30 Opening mixer & Eco-Fair
15:00-16:30 Guest speaker panel
17:30-19:30 Cocktail reception & keynote address

Sunday, April 28th

Time Activity
07:30-08:30 Breakfast
08:30-12:00 Morning sessions including keynote address
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-16:00 Afternoon sessions

Monday, April 29th

Time Activity
10:00-12:00 Morning offsite visit & tour (Southern Alberta Institute of Technology)
About our Connection Conference

Growing Talent

April 29 – May 1, 2024

Growing talent for a resilient future
CICan’s annual Connection Conference is the only event of its kind. Hosted in collaboration with Bow Valley College and SAIT, this year’s theme will offer postsecondary leaders and stakeholders from across Canada and around the world the opportunity to discuss, share, and be inspired by how we are growing talent for success in a rapidly changing world.

Code of Conduct & Duty of Care

As we begin holding events in person, the health and safety of all attendees remains our priority. Learn more about the extra steps in place to protect everyone attending our events in-person.