2019 CES Call for Proposal - Workshop Presenter


CES Career Education Society 2019 Conference

CULTIVATING COMMUNITY - November 25 and 26, 2019

Hyatt Regency Hotel – Burrard St, Vancouver, BC

The CES invites Career Education and ADST champions to present a workshop at this year’s provincial conference. The CES Career Education Society annual conference is recognized as one of the best career education professional development conferences in British Columbia.With a theme of “Cultivating Community”, this year’s conference is aimed at creating and growing connections to support student career development experiences and opportunities.

DEADLINE TO APPLY:  4:00pm on Friday, May 31st, 2019.


The primary conference audience consists of K-12 educators (teachers, administrators, career counsellors).



Presentations will be 75 minutes in length (double sessions not available). The workshops are intended to be hands-on, interactive, creative, dynamic and feature best practices in career education. These should be engaging and offer attendees specific knowledge, skills, lessons, activities and/or resources that can support their program delivery. Please specify past presentation experience in your application. NOTE: Presentations should provide attendees with educational value and not be focussed on promoting any product or service for purchase. Your presentation’s objective is to provide educators with inspiration and empowerment to enhance their career education delivery or program design in any of the areas of focus listed below.

Areas of Focus

  • Grades K-9 Career Education
  • Career Life Education
  • Career Life Connections
  • Capstone Project
  • Core Competencies
  • Big Ideas/Curricular Competencies/Content
  • First Peoples Principles of Learning
  • Assessment
  • Inquiry Learning
  • Work Experience
  • Transition Program Models
  • Dual Credit Programs
  • Youth Train in Trades
  • Youth Work in Trades
  • Industry Training Certifications
  • Workplace Safety

NOTE: If you have an area of focus that is not on the list above, you are encouraged to submit your idea for special consideration.


If selected, workshop presenters will receive a special presenter’s conference rate of 50% per day. (Limit two presenters per workshop for this rate.) This includes lunch. 

Note: Presenters are responsible for providing their own AV equipment. CES will provide screens if requested. Equipment can be rented from the Hyatt Regency at presenter’s cost. Rental costs and procedure will be available after confirmation of acceptance.


Applicants will be contacted by the end of May if your proposal is selected.

For Exhibit information or any questions, please contact Keith Bird, conference co-ordinator at

Registration is now closed.


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