2016 Annual Conference

 Michael Fullan  Pasi Sahlberg
 Andy Hargreaves  Tom Guskey
 Milton Chen   Joellen Killion
 Anthony Muhammad Marcia Tate
Avis Glaze  and many more! 

When it comes to professional learning for educators, this is THE conference! 

Dec. 3-7, 2016
Vancouver, British Columbia

Save $75 on a 3-, 4-, or 5-day registration when you register by June 30.
Download the registration form. 


Join thousands of other practitioners, presenters, and thought leaders that attend each year as they share: 

  • How to solve professional development challenges at all levels; 
  • New research; 
  • Introductory- and advanced-level learning; and 
  • The latest topics and data on professional learning’s best practices and technology. 

Don’t miss this chance to collaborate with education leaders from around the world, gain deep insight into the attributes of high-functioning school teams and learning communities, and the actions you can take as leaders to put these principles into practice.

Registration Rates
Registration rates in Canadian dollars coming soon.

 Below rates are USD Member Nonmember
1-Day Conference
2-Day Conference
3-Day Conference
4-Day Conference
5-Day Conference (BEST DEAL)

Vancouver Convention Centre
1055 Canada Place 

Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3, Canada

With the coastal mountain range, Pacific Ocean, temperate rainforest, natural beauty, and year-round mild climate, it is no wonder that Vancouver has been named the world’s most livable city eight times since 2002. After a long day of learning, relax and enjoy the downtown waterfront, an inviting, vibrant community of restaurants, attractions, and retail – including a float plane terminal conveniently located to accommodate adventurous travelers!


Future Conferences
2017 Annual Conference
Orlando, FL
Dec. 2-6, 2017

2018 Annual Conference
Dallas, TX
Dec. 1-5, 2018


Promotional materials


Book a hotel reservation.

  • Pan Pacific: $199.00 CAD
  • The Fairmont Waterfront: $189.00 CAD Single/Dbl
  • The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver: $179.00 CAD Single/Dbl
  • The Fairmont Pacific Rim: $209.00 CAD Single/Dbl
  • Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel: $149.00 CAD Single/Dbl
  • Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel: $149.00 CAD Single/Dbl

Early Bird Preview

Download the Early Bird preview for the Annual Conference 2016. Explore preconference sessions, event schedules, attractions, and registration information.

2016 Conference Early Bird Preview