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Media advisory: Ken Steele to deliver Languages Canada conference keynote address

OTTAWA, January 25, 2016 – Languages Canada is pleased to announce Ken Steele as the keynote speaker for the Languages Canada 9th annual conference to be held in Victoria, BC, March 2 to 5, 2016.

One of Canada’s most sought-after campus presenters and keynote speakers, Ken has helped more than 25,000 higher education professionals with his expertise. Since 2000, Ken has consulted with hundreds of colleges and universities, helping them interpret market research, understand their competitive context, and develop distinctive institutional strategies and brand positions.

As Languages Canada’s 2016 conference keynote speaker, Ken Steele will explore emerging trends and identify opportunities for the Canadian language education sector. With the help of key data and technology, he will illustrate topics such as the generation Y/Z mindset, evolving labour markets, globalization efforts in education, government regulation, opportunities in online and offshore education, partnerships with Canadian education providers and those overseas, and much more.

More than 200 delegates are expected to attend the Languages Canada 9th annual conference, including leaders from across the language education sector, provincial and federal government officials, NGOs, and other key influencers in the field of international education. Several quality workshops, led by leaders from both public and private sectors, will explore relevant themes and issues for an evolving sector.

Languages Canada’s 9th annual conference : Leading quality language education in Canada 
March 2 to 5, 2016 
Victoria Conference Centre/ Fairmont Empress Hotel 
Victoria, BC

To register, please visit the conference webpage

Follow Ken Steele on Twitter @kensteele and Languages Canada @LangCan and use the conference hashtag #LCCONF2016


Languages Canada is Canada’s national language education association representing more than 225 private and public language education members that offer accredited English and French programs.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Sarah Snowdon
Communications Manager