Registration opens by October 4, 2016.

Showcasing innovative curriculum, inspiring people and networking opportunities, the First Nations Education Steering Committee Annual Aboriginal Education Conference draws over 800 educators each year. Our conference theme this year is Celebrating First Nations Diversity, providing an opportunity to discuss how the unique heritage, diverse cultures and achievements of First Nations can be reflected in schools and student learning. Everyone is welcome and it is an opportunity for sharing, learning and celebration.


Regular $425, Elders (60+) $320, Students $320. Breakfasts and lunches on November 25th and 26th are included.


Main Venue:

The Westin Bayshore Vancouver, 1601 W. Hastings, rooms from single $129+tx.

Reservations: 604-682-3377 quoting “FNESC Conference”

Reservation website

An overflow room block is also available at the Coast Coal Harbour (details coming soon)


November 24 is an opening evening silent auction and loonie auction in support of the Seventh Generation Club. Auction donations are very welcome.

For further information



The period for workshop applications has now closed.  We appreciate all of the interest and are in the process of following up with presenters individually.


Thank you to all of those who have applied to be exhibitors this year.  The application period was July 18th and July 29th 4:00 pm and all applicants have been advised whether or not they have been accepted. No further applications are being accepted due to space limitations.

For reference:

Exhibitor Agreement
Exhibitor Information Flyer
Shipping Label, Westin
Loading Dock Location, Westin