May 15-17, 2016
ACIFA ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE 2016
The Annual ACIFA Spring Conference 2016 will be held at the Jasper Park Lodge hosted by the Bow Valley College Faculty Association.
Keynote Speaker: Brian Keating
Treasure the Past/Embrace the Present/Shape the Future
o Honouring Current Practices and those that have come before
o Innovation – Staying Ahead of the Curve
Revitalize the Core Energies of Teaching and Learning
o Transforming Lives
o Teaching beyond the content – excitement, curiosity, lifelong learning, other skill development
Rediscovering the Heart of the Profession
o What calls us to teach? Are we still connected to the desires and emotions connected to that calling.
o Are we taking care of ourselves as professionals?
o Fostering levels of respect – both from within and beyond
ACIFA 2016 REGISTRATION
The Registration Form for the ACIFA 2016 Annual Spring Conference can be found Online at:
The registration fee for the ACIFA Conference 2016 is $600.00 per person. If you are a confirmed presenter at the ACIFA Conference, the fee is $500.00 per person. Payments for Registration and Meal Tickets may be made by Cheque, Paypal, or Credit Card.
Payment will be accepted only after Online Registration has been completed.
Please order meal tickets in advance. Meal tickets will NOT be sold at the registration desk, as meal
numbers must be reported to the hotel in advance of the conference.
NOTE: Contrary to what has been practiced in previous years, the ACIFA registration desk WILL
NOT be taking in meal tickets from attendees who will not be using them. There will be no wait list
for tickets at the time of the conference. All extra meal tickets for family members or guests need
to be purchased and paid for at the time of registration. Thank you for your cooperation.
2016 ACIFA CONFERENCE ACCOMMODATIONS
Base room rates:
Double 2 people
Service Charge ($12 per person per night)
GST and Tourism Taxes
To book a room @ Jasper Park Lodge
BOOK via phone: 1-866-540-4454
or online: https://aws.passkey.com/event/13269225/owner/56381/home ask for the ACIFA Conference RATE and indicate the nights you are staying
Jasper Park Lodge has a booking deadline of April 14, 2016
Please note cancellations made after March 15, 2016 will be charged the room rate of the first night stay plus tax.
* Delegates are responsible for their own accommodation arrangements
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
The Call for Submissions process is now closed!
ACIFA 2016 takes place May 15, 2016 to May 17, 2016. Concurrent sessions run on Monday, May 16 and Tuesday, May 17.
Benefits of pursuing the opportunity to present at the 2016 conference in beautiful Jasper, Alberta:
Conference Registration fee reduced by $100.
Presenting at the exquisite Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.
Opportunity to network with colleagues from across the province on the concepts and ideas presented in your session.