The Comparative and International Education Society of Canada (CIESC)

West-Coast Networking Conference


December 4 – 5, 2014
Simon Fraser University, Harbour Centre campus, Vancouver

The conference, which will be launched with a key-note panel on Thursday afternoon, will be organized as a series of panels and round-table discussions where participants can share their research and work-in-progress on themes related to the conference topic and identified from participant proposals.

Proposal submission:
Please submit your proposal as follows:
Include a Title,
Your name and affiliation,
200 word Abstract,
whether a paper, round table, or poster,
Submit proposals to:
crie@sfu.ca  by November 17, 2014

For more information and the Call for Proposals – please email crie@sfu.ca


Who: Graduate students, Instructors, Administrators, Faculty, Practitioners and Staff interested in the themes and topics of this conference.

Where: The Vancouver Campus, Simon Fraser University, Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings Street,
Vancouver, B.C.
 V6B 5K3

When: Thursday Dec 4 (1:00 pm – 6:00 pm) – Friday Dec 5 (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Registration fees:  Includes Thursday reception, Friday continental breakfast, and lunch.
Regular Rate: $ 60.00
Student Rate:  $40.00

Click to Register


We have secured a preferred rate from Delta Hotel & Suites, right across from Harbour Centre. For other accommodation – please check the web for the many diverse offerings in town!

550 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1L6

Reduced conference rates: (Book by November 13th)
Delta Suite $135.00  (single) $135.00 (double) +$30.00 ( per extra person)
Deluxe Suite $160.00  (single) $160.00  (double) +$30.00 (per extra person)

Rates include Complimentary WIFi

To Make a Reservation:
Phone: 604.689.8188 or 1.888.663.8811 or by calling our Central Reservations
E-mail: vancouversuites@deltahotels.com

Online:  https://www.deltahotels.com/Groups/Delta-Vancouver-Suites-Groups/CIESC-Regional-Conference

Callers must mention the group name “CIESC Regional Conference”

The CIESC Regional Networking Conference is jointly hosted by:

  • The Centre for Research on International Education,& Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University
  • The Centre for Global Citizenship Education and Research, University of Alberta
  • The Comparative and International Education Society of Canada