Upcoming Conferences:

2020 - Concordia University & McGill University

Call For Proposals:

CEEA-ACEG is pleased to request expressions of interest for hosting the 2022 Annual CEEA-ACEG conference. The annual conference is typically held in early June, and attracts over 250 engineering education professionals from across the country and beyond.

If your institution is interested in hosting, we would ask that you please send a letter to ceea-aceg@ceea-aceg.ca outlining the following:

-Institution name,

-Name of key committee members (conference chair, technical chair and treasurer),

-A brief description of the proposed conference theme,

-A brief description of facilities available for conference sessions and participant accommodations,

-Proposed dates,

-An indication from institutional leadership (president, dean or vice-dean as appropriate) of support.

Letters of intent will be reviewed and institutions under consideration will be invited to submit a full proposal for consideration by Friday, April 26, 2019. 

Hosting a CEEA/ACEG Conference

Affiliate Members interested in hosting a conference in their region are invited to submit their application to the CEEA-ACEG Head Office. The CEEA-ACEG Board of Directors will make the final decision on where a conference may be held – based on the following structure:

Central - East - Central - West - Central

*Changes to the locations may happen by Special request and appropriate justification.

Benefits to Hosting the Conference

  • Hosting the conference provides a number of benefits to the host campus.
    • Hosting the conference raises the visibility of Engineering Education engagement on your campus, including with senior university officials.
    • The university President, Faculty Dean, Department Head or other senior official has the opportunity to welcome and address the conference participants. The process of preparing the remarks often serves to deepen their understanding and appreciation of Engineering Education engagement and learning at your institution.
    • Hosting the conference raises the visibility and improves the reputation of your institution and your engineering program externally – within the region, with other universities and industry throughout the nation, as well as internationally.
    • The mayor or other elected official has the opportunity to welcome and address conference participants or sometime they may write a welcoming letter to include in the programme and proceedings. As with your University President, Dean or Department Head, this experience deepens that understanding and appreciation of the concerns and interests in Engineering Education and how students are taught.
    • Hosting provides the opportunity for a large number of your students, staff, and faculty to attend the conference.
    • Host campus staff and students who get involved in organizing the conference gain valuable leadership skills and experiences.
    • Hosting the conference is also an opportunity for your institution to support and advance the field of Engineering Education in Canada and even across the globe.
    • CEEA-ACEG has an agreement in place for a profit share between the host institution and the association. This is disclosed in the MOU.

Application and other helpful documents

The call for proposals is currently open - please submit your interest in hosting the 2022 conference by email to: CEEA-ACEG Head Office by TBD.  At that time we will send you the application package, which is due by TBD.  Contact the CEEA-ACEG Head Office to express initial interest. Consider engaging with us as you consider whether to apply to host an upcoming conference, and while putting together your application.  

Currently our priority are applications to host the 2022 Conference, however, we are also open to receiving bids for future conferences.

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