Learning Conferences

The Centre for Teaching and Learning has previously held Annual Learning Conferences. A Learning Conference is not scheduled for 2021.

2019: 15th Annual Learning Conference: Experience Learning

Obtaining a university degree is more than the accumulation of credits, and teaching in higher education is more than the transfer of knowledge. The experience should be transformative, for students, course instructors, and all those who support teaching. The 15th Annual UBC Okanagan Learning Conference, May 6-7, 2019, explored experiential learning.

View the 2019 Conference Compendium (0.4 MB pdf)

2018: 14th Annual Learning Conference: Creating Space for Learning

The spaces where teaching and learning occur play a critical role in our students’ success. At the 2018 UBC Okanagan Learning Conference, we invited you to fill in the blank and share your experiences, practices, and research about the ________ space you create for learning.

View the 2018 Conference Compendium (0.8 MB pdf)

2017: 13th Annual Learning Conference: Engaging Every Learner

The 13th annual learning conference explored how we can design, assess, and facilitate learning that engages every learner, allowing each student to build their own knowledge and contribute their own strengths to their learning and the learning of their classmates and instructors.

View the 2017 Conference Compendium (3 MB pdf)