Conference Program


  • K-12Teachers and leaders
  • Post-secondary – Instructors and researchers
  • Instructional designers – within higher ed or working in the private sector
  • Student Services and Student Affairs – Accessibility services, services supporting Diversity, but also all units interested in the use of UDL in their interactions with service users
  • Students

Format & Keynotes

The conference will open on Wednesday, May 31st in the evening with a Keynote and a short reception.  Break-out sessions will take place throughout Thursday, June 1st and Friday, June 2nd.  The conference will close on Friday afternoon with a Group Keynote from 3:00pm to 4:15 pm, featuring a ‘What next?’ presentation from a speaker from each stream.

Organizing Committee & Reviewers

The Organizing Committee members are:

  • Cathy Rose, Accessibility Office, UPEI
  • Carolyn Thorne, Faculty of Education, UPEI
  • Frederic Fovet, Faculty of Education, UPEI
  • Meghan Landry, Libraries, UPEI
  • Charlene VanLeeuwen, Faculty of Science, UPEI
  • Megan MacKenzie, CACUSS
  • Jason Hogan, Office of Skills Development and Learning, UPEI
  • Ashley Clark, Faculty of Education, UPEI
  • Christina Perry, International Relations, UPEI
  • Lilli Liu, Graduate Student, Faculty of Education, UPEI

The Organizing Committee would like to extend its warmest thanks to our reviewers:

  • Alice Havel, Adaptech Research Network & Dawson College
  • Ruth Fraser, Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Jody Gorham, University of New Brusnwick
  • Céline Péchard, Cégep de Bois-de-Boulogne
  • Roberta Thomson, McGill University
  • Dina Moati, Sheridan College
  • Andrea Prupas, ALDI & Accessible Reading Quebec
  • Michelle Dalton, Private Educational Attendant
  • Natalie Martiniello, Université de Montréal