MONDAY JUNE 13, 2016
(11:10 AM - 12:30 PM)
 
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Session Chair: Anne Fannon
     
11:10 am - 11:45 am    
     
Title:    “Indigenous WIL Exchange: Lessons from the University of Victoria, Canada – University of Newcastle, Australia Experience”
     
Presenters:   Dr. Robert Hancock, University of Victoria  Canada
    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
    Ms. Karima Ramji, University of Victoria  Canada
     
11:55 am – 12:30 pm    
     
Title:    “Strategies to enhance industry contribution and engagement with Work Integrated Learning (WIL)” 
     
Presenters:    Ms. Sonia Ferns, Curtin University  Australia
    Ms. Judie Kay, RMIT Australia
     
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Session Chair: Jim Stellar
     
11:10 am – 11:45 am    
     
Title:   “Students on the edge: stakeholder conceptions of diversity and inclusion and implications for access to work-integrated learning”
     
Presenter:   Ms. Jacqueline Mackaway,  Macquarie University  Australia
     
11:55 am – 12:30 pm    
     
Title:    “Exploring Student Approaches to Graduate Employability: An Institution-Wide Perspective on Student Identity”
     
Presenter:   Ms. Sally Smith, Edinburgh Napier University  Scotland/United Kingdom
     
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Session Chair: Tracey Bowen
     
11:10 am – 11:45 am    
     
Title:   “Cooperative and work integrated education in the Faculty of Management, in the University of Johannesburg: a case study”
     
Presenter:   Prof. Jane Spowart, University of Johannesburg  South Africa
     
11:55 am – 12:30 pm    
     
Title:   "Is the learning in WIL truly valued: Stakeholder’s perceptions of academic standards  and grading practices in WIL?”
     
Presenter:   Ms. Karen Robinson, Griffith University  Australia
     
MONDAY JUNE 13, 2016
2:15 PM - 3:35 PM
     
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Session Chair: Shakeel Ori
 
2:15 pm – 2:50 pm    
     
Title:   “Unpacking Cooperative Education from the Supervisor Perspective: Key Issues and Strategies”
     
Presenters:    Mr. David Drewery, University of Waterloo  Canada
     Ms. Judene Pretti, University of Waterloo  Canada
     
3:00 pm – 3:35 pm    
     
Title:   “Collaborating with WIL stakeholders: success factors for sustainable relationships"
     
Presenters:   Dr. Jenny Fleming, Auckland University of Technology  New Zealand
    Dr. Kathryn McLachlan, Macquarie University  Australia
     Ms. Judene Pretti, University of Waterloo  Canada
     
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Session Chair: Nancy Johnston
 
2:15 PM – 2:50 PM    
     
Title:   “The Classroom as a Think Tank using Active Small Groups and Authentic Exercises in an Advanced Writing Course”
     
Presenter:   Ms. Arelene Peltola, Long Island University  United States
     
3:00 pm – 3:35 pm    
     
Title:   “Developing a CWIE Standards Framework and Implementation Strategy: A Global Perspective”
     
Presenters:   Dr. Buratin Khampirat,  Suranaree University of Technology  Thailand
     Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
     
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Session Chair: Kristina Sandstrom
     
2:15 pm – 2:50 pm    
     
Title:    “The Complexity of Information Management for the Work-Integrated Learning Process”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Roelien Brink,  University of Johannesburg  South Africa
     
3:00 pm – 3:35 pm    
     
Title:    “Integrating Cross Cultural Sensitivity in the Workplace: Developing Globally Proficient Professionals”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Sue Bandaranaike, James Cook University  Australia
     
MONDAY JUNE 13, 2016
3:45 PM - 5:05 PM
     
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Session Chair: Kristina Johansson
     
3:45 pm – 4:20 pm    
     
Title:    “Becoming a professional: A comparative analysis between Canadian and Swedish WIL student perspectives”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Tracey Bowen, University of Toronto Mississauga  Canada
     
4:30 pm – 5:05 pm    
     
Title:    “Enhancing WIL’s value in transnational higher education: addressing the challenges”
     
Presenter:    Ms. Christine Bilsland, Macquarie University  Australia
     
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Session Chair: Karima Ramji
     
3:45 pm – 4:20 pm    
     
Title:    “Online professional development module for WIL practitioners: Participants’ experience and impact on their practice”
     
Presenters:    Ms. Sonia Ferns, Curtin University  Australia
    Ms. Katharine Hoskyn, Auckland University of Technology  New Zealand
    Dr. Kristina Johansson, University West  Sweden
    Ms. Judie Kay RMIT,  Australia
    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
    Dr. Karsten Zegwaard, University of Waikato  New Zealand
     
4:30 pm – 5:05 pm    
     
Title:    “Work-integrated learning students: what impact do they have on workplace dynamics?”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Jenny Fleming, Auckland University of Technology  New Zealand
    Ms. Judene Pretti, University of Waterloo  Canada
    Dr. Karsten Zegwaard, University of Waikato  New Zealand
     
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Session Chair: Roelien Brink
     
3:45 pm – 4:20 pm    
     
Title:    “Between a rock and a hard place? Collaborative approaches to ethical conundrums”
     
Presenters:    Assoc. Prof. Kate Lloyd, Macquarie University  Australia
    Dr. Kathryn McLachlan, Macquarie University  Australia
    Dr. Anne-Louise Semple, Macquarie University Australia
     
4:30 pm – 5:05 pm    
     
Title:    “Developing performance to the team:  the role of proactive socialization behaviors and team socialization”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Antoine Pennaforte, CNAM  France
     
TUESDAY JUNE 14, 2016
10:35 AM TO 11:55 AM
     
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Session Chair: Ville Bjorck
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “Bridging the gap between Industry and University for international students through mentoring”
     
Presenter:   Ms. Judie Kay,  RMIT  Australia
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:    “Measuring Jobs in Work Integrated Learning”
Presenter:    Dr. Pat Rowe, University of Waterloo  Canada
     
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Session Chair: Christine Arsenault
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “The Effectiveness of Curricular Changes as seen through Co-op Evaluations”
     
Presenter:    Prof. Alex Christoforidis, University of Cincinnati  United States
    Prof. Christopher Cooper, University of Cincinnati  United States
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:    “Developing an Impact Assessment Framework for CWIE programs: a theory of change  approach”
     
Presenter:    Assoc. Prof. Kate Lloyd, Macquarie University  Australia
     
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Session Chair: Greg Reddan
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “Creating a Climate for Global WIL”
     
Presenters:    Dr. Cate Gribble, Deakin University  Australia
    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:    “Changing trends in cooperative and work-integrated education research”
     
Presenters:    Ms. Katharine Hoskyn, Auckland University of Technology  New Zealand
    Dr. Karsten Zegwaard, University of Waikato  New Zealand
     
TUESDAY JUNE 14, 2016
1:35 PM TO 2:55 PM
     
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Session Chair: Sue Bandaranaike
     
1:35 pm – 2:10 pm    
     
Title:    “Developing Global Ready Graduates: the CANEU-COOP experience”
     
Presenters:    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
    Ms. Karima Ramji, University of Victoria  Canada
     
2:20 pm – 2:55 pm    
     
Title:    “Perspectives of B.C. Co-operative Education employers who hire students that come to post- secondary institutions from international pathways: An Examination Using Q Methodology”
     
Presenters:    Mr. Earl Anderson, British Columbia Institute of Technology  Canada
    Dr. Nancy Johnston, Simon Fraser University  Canada
    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
    Ms. Karima Ramji, University of Victoria  Canada
     
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Session Chair: Sheri Dressler
     
1:35 pm – 2:10 pm    
     
Title:    “The Role of Work-Integrated Learning in Developing Students’ Perceived Work Self-Efficacy”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Greg Reddan, Griffith University  Australia
     
2:20 pm – 2:55 pm    
     
Title:    “A Mexican Cooperative Education Model: A case of educative innovation”
     
Presenter:    Ms. Patricia Castillo Galvan, Universidad Polita de San Luis Potosa  Mexico
     
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Session Chair: Harriet Chicoine
     
1:35 pm – 2:10  pm    
     
Title:    “Resilience and Adaptability to the Changing Labor Market; an Examination of Workplace Readiness of Recent Public Relations Graduates”
Presenter:    Ms. Arlene Peltola, Long Island University  United States
     
2:20 pm – 2:55 pm    
     
Title:    “Evaluation of a three year study investigating staff workload associated with CWIE delivery: Implications for research and practice”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Anna Rowe, Macquarie University  Australia
     
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Session Chair: Marty Ford
     
1:35 PM – 2:10 pm    
     
Title:   “Assessing Quality in Higher Education: Critical Perspectives and Innovative Implications”
     
Presenter:    Prof. Yasine Qandile, Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University  Saudi Arabia
     
WEDNESDAY JUNE 15, 2015
10:35 AM TO 11:55 AM
     
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Session Chair: Muriel Klemetski
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “Electronic Portfolio Integration in a Professional Development Course: A Platform to Explore Essential Student Learning Outcomes”
     
     
Presenters:    Prof. Erik Alanson, University of Cincinnati  United States
    Prof. Rich Robles, University of Cincinnati  United States
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:    “LifeLong Learning and Cooperative Education”
     
Presenters:    Mr. David Drewery, University of Waterloo  Canada
    Dr. Antoine Pennaforte, CNAM  France  
    Ms. Judene Pretti, University of Waterloo  Canada
     
     
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Session Chair: Kristina Sandstrom
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “The development of a comparative matrix of forms of work-integrated learning and work-integrated education (WIL/WIE) within the province of BC, Canada”
     
Presenters:    Dr. Nancy Johnston, Simon Fraser University  Canada
    Ms. Cynthia Maclean, British Columbia Institute of Technology  Canada
    Dr. Norah McRae, University of Victoria  Canada
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:    “Bridging the gap through Alumni Mentors”
     
Presenter:    Ms. Michelle Morris, University of New South Wales  Australia
     
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Session Chair: Yasushi Tanaka
     
10:35 am – 11:10 am    
     
Title:    “The meaning of WIL and challenges in engaging in WIL activities: The employer perspective”
     
Presenter:    Dr. Denise Jackson, Edith Cowan University  Australia
     
11:20 am – 11:55 am    
     
Title:   “Using internship placements to road test threshold learning outcomes for environment and sustainability”
     
     
Presenter:   Dr. Michael Whelan, Southern Cross University  Australia