WIPCE 2017 Call for Abstracts, Deadline Extended to October 31


Monday, July 24, 2017 to Saturday, July 29, 2017
WIPCE 2017 Call for Abstracts, Deadline Extended to October 31

Six Nations Polytechnic (SNP) in partnership with TAP Resources will host the World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education (WIPCE) 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada from July 24 – July 29, 2017. WIPCE is a triennial event that attracts highly regarded experts and scholars in Indigenous education engaging approximately 4000 Indigenous representatives from across the globe. Presentations at WIPCE are intended to inform, inspire and provoke creative discussion for continued Indigenous education success. The theme of WIPCE 2017 is “A Celebration of Resilience”.

Abstracts can be submitted online at www.wipce2017.com

The deadline for submissions is October 31, 2016.

***Abstract review is currently underway. If you have already submitted your abstract prior to July 31st, 2016, you will be receiving notification of the status shortly***


Registration is now open online at www.wipce2017.com. All presenters and co-presenters must complete and submit separate registration forms and pay the registration fee. To receive a discounted registration fee, all delegates who book within the sanctioned hotels must verify their hotel booking on the registration form. Register before December 31, 2016 to receive further discounts on the registration fee.


Until December 31, 2016

From January 1, 2017

Full Registration fee



Discounted Registration fee*



*Discounted if staying within the Conference Hotel Sanctioned Block


WIPCE 2017 co-hosts have negotiated exceptional guest room rates for conference delegates. We encourage all participants to book at one of the sanctioned hotels. A full listing of sanctioned hotels and booking codes are located on the WIPCE website under the “Venue” tab.

As part of your hotel fee, shuttle buses from the various hotels and convention centre is included in your hotel rate. Please note, even though shuttle buses are offered – all hotels are within walking distance to the convention centre either from street level or through the cities underground pathway.


To receive a discounted price on airfare using Air Canada, please enter the following code when booking your flight: N2K7GBQ1. This code will be good for the first 1000 people, and then we will have to register for another code.

A discount code for Porter Airline is coming soon. Check the WIPCE website for updates.


For questions about abstracts, please contact abstractinquiries@snpolytechnic.com. All other inquiries please contact wipce2017@snpolytechnic.com or visit www.wipce2017.com for more information.

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Thank you,

Stevie Jonathan




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