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The Festival of Learning 2016 has ended, it took place June 6–9, 2016. This post-secondary education event hosted more than 400 delegates, offering a variety of session formats, learning experiences, unique spaces, as well as social and networking events. Don’t miss the next Festival of Learning 2018 happening May 28-30, 2018.

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Monday, June 6
 

7:30am PDT

Breakfast (7:30 - 9:00) - All sessions start at 9:00 am, clear out by 8:45 am
Breakfast will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat inside those Grand Villa 3 or Grand Villa 1 Ballrooms where tables and chairs are set up.

The Ballrooms will be cleared out at 8:45 am to allow for presenters to set up and participants for that session to enter and take a seat. 

Monday June 6, 2016 7:30am - 9:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

10:30am PDT

Break (10:30- 11:00) - NB: Many Sessions Start at 10:45 am
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 11:00 but MANY sessions start at 10:45. Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session. 

Monday June 6, 2016 10:30am - 11:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

12:00pm PDT

Lunch (12:00 - 1:00)
Lunch will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat. Obtain food and then find tables and chairs inside Grand Villa 3 Ballroom.

Monday June 6, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

2:30pm PDT

Break (2:30 - 3:00) - NB: Some Sessions Start at 2:45
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 3:00 but there are a few sessions starting at 2:45. Check the schedule.

Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session. 
 

Monday June 6, 2016 2:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

5:00pm PDT

Dinner Out (on own)
Try one of the 7 restaurants/eating places on site (in hotel and casino) or take the free shuttle to Metrotown Mall for more options.

Sign up sheets will be available so you can join groups or meet up with colleagues. 

Monday June 6, 2016 5:00pm - 8:00pm PDT
Restaurants (Hotel, Casino or Metropolis at Metrotown)
 
Tuesday, June 7
 

7:30am PDT

Breakfast (7:30 - 9:00) - All sessions start at 9:00 am, clear out by 8:45 am
Breakfast will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat inside those Grand Villa 3 or Grand Villa 1 Ballrooms where tables and chairs are set up.

The Ballrooms will be cleared out at 8:45 am to allow for presenters to set up and participants for that session to enter and take a seat. 

Tuesday June 7, 2016 7:30am - 9:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

10:30am PDT

Break (10:30- 11:00) - NB: Many Sessions Start at 10:45 am
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 11:00 but MANY sessions start at 10:45. Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session.  

Tuesday June 7, 2016 10:30am - 11:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

12:00pm PDT

Lunch (12:00 - 1:00)
Lunch will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat. Obtain food and then find tables and chairs inside Grand Villa 3 Ballroom.

Tuesday June 7, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

2:30pm PDT

Break (2:30 - 3:00) - NB: Some Sessions Start at 2:45
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 3:00 but there are a few sessions starting at 2:45. Check the schedule.

Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session. 
 
 

Tuesday June 7, 2016 2:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

5:00pm PDT

Pub Night
Personas Restaurant/Bar is closing down for Festival of Learning Attendees. Maximum capacity 130. Includes inside and outside seating. Those who indicate they are attending Pub Night on registration will be sent the special menu options and will pay on their own.

Tuesday June 7, 2016 5:00pm - Wednesday June 8, 2016 9:00pm PDT
Personas (Restaurant/Bar on far side of Casino - on site)
 
Wednesday, June 8
 

7:30am PDT

Breakfast (7:30 - 9:00) - All sessions start at 9:00 am, clear out by 8:45 am
Breakfast will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat inside those Grand Villa 3 or Grand Villa 1 Ballrooms where tables and chairs are set up.

The Ballrooms will be cleared out at 8:45 am to allow for presenters to set up and participants for that session to enter and take a seat. 

Wednesday June 8, 2016 7:30am - 9:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

10:30am PDT

Break (10:30- 11:00) - NB: Many Sessions Start at 10:45 am
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 11:00 but MANY sessions start at 10:45. Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session.  

Wednesday June 8, 2016 10:30am - 11:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

12:00pm PDT

Lunch (12:00 - 1:00)
Lunch will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat. Obtain food and then find tables and chairs inside Grand Villa 3 Ballroom.

Wednesday June 8, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

2:30pm PDT

Break (2:30 - 3:00) - NB: Some Sessions Start at 2:45
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 3:00 but there are a few sessions starting at 2:45. Check the schedule.

Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session. 
 
 

Wednesday June 8, 2016 2:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms
 
Thursday, June 9
 

7:30am PDT

Breakfast (7:30 - 9:00) - All sessions start at 9:00 am, clear out by 8:45 am
Breakfast will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat inside those Grand Villa 3 or Grand Villa 1 Ballrooms where tables and chairs are set up.

The Ballrooms will be cleared out at 8:45 am to allow for presenters to set up and participants for that session to enter and take a seat. 

 

Thursday June 9, 2016 7:30am - 9:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

10:30am PDT

Break (10:30- 11:00) - NB: Many Sessions Start at 10:45 am
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 11:00 but MANY sessions start at 10:45. Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session.  

Thursday June 9, 2016 10:30am - 11:00am PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

12:00pm PDT

Lunch (12:00 - 1:00)
Lunch will be available in the Pre-Function Area in Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms but you may wish to sit down to eat. Obtain food and then find tables and chairs inside Grand Villa 3 Ballroom.

Thursday June 9, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms

2:30pm PDT

Break (2:30 - 3:00) - NB: Some Sessions Start at 2:45
Break food and drinks are in the Pre-Function area just outside of the Grand Villa Ballrooms 1 and 3. 

Break is scheduled for 30 minutes as some sessions start at 3:00 but there are a few sessions starting at 2:45. Check the schedule.

Please make sure you grab some break food and drink and consider eating it at the tables in your next session. 
 
 

Thursday June 9, 2016 2:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Pre-Function Area In Front of Grand Villa 1 and 3 Ballrooms