World Music Social

Bringing emerging and veteran CIES scholars and practitioners (and their guests) together for a night of fun, with live entertainment, top-notch food, and plenty of opportunities to catch-up with those you know and meet new friends and colleagues.

Thursday, March 13, 2014
8pm – Midnight

* Live band – Zimbabwean Afro-jazz *

* DJ spinning world pop/dance music *

* Gourmet Canadiana Cuisine * (vegetarian & non-vegetarian appetizers and tapas)

* Ample room for dancing *

* Venue (the Arcadian Loft) is a beautifully decorated space with wrap-around floor to ceiling windows offering fantastic views of city life, and is set up for soft seating in a quieter part of the space *

* The Arcadian Loft is accessible from the conference venue via an underground heated pathway *

Ticket Prices (prices include one drink as well as food and entertainment):

Students & Participants in New Scholars Committee Activities: $40/person

Non-Students & Guests: $65/person

How to Purchase Tickets:

Tickets still available! Purchase yours onsite at registration! Don’t miss out on this premier event at CIES 2014!

Tickets may be purchased with registration. For those already registered you may log back in and revise your order to include tickets for the CIES World Music Social. Limited tickets available, so please book yours early.

We look forward to seeing you there!

CIES 2014 Program
Click here for the program.
A Pre-Conference Workshop Canceled
Unlocking the Potential of Higher Education in Meeting EFA The Case of Non-traditional Partners - CANCELED
Onsite Registration
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New Pre-Conference Workshop Added:
Hosted by OISE,
"Learning from Ontario: Reaching for Equity and Excellence in Education". Keynote by Assistant Deputy Minister of Education, Mary Jane Gallagher. Monday, March 10, 1pm-3pm.
Conference Timeline
Pre-conference workshops
Monday March 10
Conference Opens
Tuesday March 11-15
Regular Conference Sessions
8am - 5pm each day
Wednesday ends at 6:45
Saturday at noon
Conference Program
The preliminary program is now available for searching/browsing on All Academic. Please note that this is a draft program only and therefore is subject to change. The deadline for scheduling requests was January 31st, we are unable to accommodate any additional scheduling requests.
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