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April 20 – 21, 2015

The 4th Annual Student Pathways in Higher Education Conference Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel, Toronto

Monday, April 20, 2015

10:00 am – 10:45 am
Annual General Meeting

10:45 am – 11:00 am
Break

11:00 am – 12:10 pm
Welcome and Plenary I
Glenn Craney, ONCAT Executive Director

Plenary I – Presidents’ Panel
Moderator:

Erin Harvey, Transfer student, Durham/UOIT
Panellists: 
Dominic Giroux, President and Vice-Chancellor, Laurentian University, ONCAT Board Co-Chair
Glenn Vollebregt, President and CEO, St. Lawrence College, ONCAT Board Co-Chair
Don Lovisa, President, Durham College
Tim McTiernan, President and Vice-Chancellor, UOIT

12:10 pm – 1:15 pm
Lunch

12:30 pm – 12:50 pm 
Official Opening Remarks and Plenary II
Dominic Giroux, President & Vice-Chancellor, Laurentian University, ONCAT Co-Chair
Glenn Vollebregt, President & CEO, St. Lawrence College, ONCAT Co-Chair

Plenary II – The Honourable Reza Moridi, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities and Minister of
Research and Innovation

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Breakout Sessions – Block 1

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
Break

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Breakout Sessions – Block 2

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Breakout Sessions – Block 3

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Networking Reception

Tuesday, April 21, 2014

7:45 am – 8:45 am
Breakfast for All Delegates

9:00 am – 10:10 am
Plenary III: Credit Transfer and Postsecondary Education Transformation in Ontario
Presenter: Paddy Buckley, ADM (interim), Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
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10:10 am – 10:30 am
Networking Refreshment Break

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Breakout Sessions – Block 4

11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Lunch for All Delegates

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Breakout Sessions – Plenary IV: Creating a Campus Conversation About Transfer Student Success: The Transfer Symposium
Presenter: Jane Rex, Director, Office of Transfer Services, Appalachian State University
Download Presentation (Part I) Download pdf
Download Presentation (Part II) Download pdf

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Breakout Sessions – Block 5

2:30 pm
Conclusion of Conference

For a PDF version of the program, click here. 

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