Educator Coffee Chat Series

Registration is now open for the upcoming Educator Coffee Chat Series! CACEE believes in building and investing in a community of practice and finding ways to meaningfully connect throughout the year on topics that are of national interest.  All are welcome to save the dates for the upcoming Coffee Chats, an hour-long conference call that provides Career Services professionals the opportunity to meet, connect and collaborate on a regular basis. Each Coffee Chat will have a hot topic moderated by a member of the CACEE Canada West Regional Advisory Board. However, each chat will also include an open forum to ask questions on any topic. 

Dial in instructions will be circulated 24 hours in advance. For more information or questions, please contact

All are welcome to save the dates for the upcoming Coffee Chats:

Hot Topic: What are engaging teaching techniques being used in the classroom, in the area of career counselling (MBA Career Day Case Study)
August 14, 2019 (11:00am-12:00pm PT/ 2:00pm-3:00pm ET)
Moderator: Larry Iles 

Hot Topic: LinkedIn 2.0 a closer look at the higher education section(s)
September 18, 2019 (11:00am-12:00pm PT/ 2:00pm-3:00pm ET)
Moderator: Richard Myers

Hot Topic: The impact of international students on career services and for employer recruiters
October 9, 2019 (11:00am-12:00pm PT/ 2:00pm-3:00pm ET)
Moderator: Barb Kojder 

Hot Topic: How are google searches are being used to determine candidate selection
October 30, 2019 (11:00am-12:00pm PT/ 2:00pm-3:00pm ET)
Moderator: TBD

Hot Topic: Cyber security and the current plus future careers within 
November 20, 2019 (11:00am-12:00pm PT/ 2:00pm-3:00pm ET)
Moderator: Anne Garrett & Guest


Educator Coffee Chat Series $50.00Register now
One time fee of 50.00 to sign up for all five coffee chats

Past Coffee Chat Series:

Hot Topic: Brainstorming Creative Career Events
April 20, 2016

Moderated by:
Irene Wallace, Career Coach Student & Alumni Employment Services – Camosun College
Jerrim Rushka, Career & Professional Development Coordinator – Lethbridge College

Hot Topic: Student Engagement 
May 11, 2016

Moderated by:
Colleen Bangs, Manager Career Services – University of Calgary

Hot Topic: What is your Service Delivery Model? 
June 22, 2016

Moderated by:
Tony Botelho, Director, Career & Volunteer Services – Simon Fraser University

Hot Topic: Creative Career Event Ideas for Career Practitioners
May 10, 2018

Moderated by:
Irene Wallace, Student & Alumni Career Services, Coop & Career Services Dept – Camosun College

Ann Garrett, Career and Employment Department – Red Deer College

Hot Topic: Exploring New Self-Guided Assessment Tool for Student Job Seekers: The Personal Assets Inventory Workbook
June 13, 2018

Moderated by:
Landa Houliston, Career Learning and Development Advisor – Royal Roads University

Hot Topic: The Viability of Using University Job/Career Fairs as a Student/Graduate Recruiting Option 
June 27, 2018

Moderated by:
Larry Iles, Senior Faculty-Career Education Development – Thompson Rivers University