Canadian Media Educators 2019 Conference
Inspired Teaching

May 28 - June 1, Canmore, Alberta

Our 2019 conference will be taking place in breathtaking Canmore, Alberta. Take in the majesty of the Rocky Mountains while enjoying some time to reflect on teaching and learning. Gather with media educators from across Canada for ideas, support and a whole lot of fun!

Thank you to our partners from industry and education!

Conference Highlights

Dr. Mirjam Knapik

Mental Health: not just for students anymore
Coping with the increasing numbers of students dealing with mental health issues and making sure we take care of ourselves.

Dr. Knapik
Dr. Mirjam Knapik
Mental Health Services, Mount Royal University

Speakers and Conference Sessions

Best Practice Sessions

Get it all out:
What do you need help with?
What has worked for you?
Epic fails that turned into learning experiences for students (and you).
Brags and dregs!

Dr. Miriam Carey

Teacher Identity - from industry to education
Am I a media pro or a teacher? Do I have to give up one for the other? Coming to terms with a new role.

Technology in Media Education: Improving recruitment, retention, engagement and outcomes with today’s content creation tools and technology

Kerry Corlett and guests discuss how new products are impacting media education and what we as educators can do to keep up. Featuring Avid Technologies, Unity, Autodesk, and Lenovo.

Panel Presentation Featuring Dan Pihlainen

Do I need more education?
The pros and cons of upgrading credentials for different ages and life situations

Plus: Truth and Reconciliation in the classroom, Vendor Showcase, high altitude hospitality and relaxation, and more!

May 31: National Student Awards Gala

June 1: Checkout


We are happy to confirm that for the upcoming Canadian Media Educators Conference, we are able to offer 5% off Econo* and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling Trans-border into and out of Calgary. To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount code listed.
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Travel from: May 18, 2019 to June 9, 2019

Coupon code:

*Guest web/Travel Agent web: C84XF84

Promo code:

*Travel Agent GDS only: WWW70

The conference will take place at the SOLARA RESORT & SPA in Canmore, Alberta.

CME members can book hotel rooms at the conference venue (Solara Resort) or at Grande Rockies Resort at 30% off the regular rate.

Solara Resort and Spa Booking

Or call: 1-877-778-5617 Ext. 2
Please indicate you are affiliated with Canadian Media Educators.

Grande Rockies Resort Booking

Or call: 1-877-223-3398 Ext. 1
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