The First Nations Education Steering Committee’s 25th Annual Indigenous Education Conference brings people together to share their knowledge and enthusiasm for helping First Nations learners reach their full potential, and transform relationships for the advancement of quality First Nations education.

Held at The Westin Bayshore Hotel in downtown Vancouver, BC, the conference features concurrent workshops, exhibitors, plenary presentations and networking opportunities.

Each year, approximately 800 educators attend this exciting event.

  • November 28, 2019 Opening Social Evening and Auction
  • November 29-30, 2019 Main Conference Days

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Participant Registration

Opens June 2019

Registration rates: $475 Regular, $360 Elder, $360 Student, $300 One Day

Call for Workshops

Applications to present workshops are now being accepted. Apply using our new online application form or with a fillable Word form.

Do you have ideas for how to make the 2019 conference a special one? Please contact We welcome recommendations for guest speakers, workshops, and other conference features.

Exhibitor Registration

Opens July 2019


Details coming soon