Vancouver Island Learning Network ADST, Computational Thinking and Coding Session #6

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Vancouver Island Learning Network ADST, Computational Thinking and Coding Session #6

October 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - October 19, 2019 @ 3:00 pm


That’s right! It’s time for another Vancouver Island Learning Network gathering!  ADST, Design Thinking, Computational Thinking, Coding…..and more. All in one great venue, making for an exciting event.  Whether you’ve been to previous events, or considering attending for the first time, you don’t want to miss this one.  Come for the learning, networking and fun-filled, jam-packed opportunities to share what you are doing in your school. 

Learning sessions will include 3D Printing, App Development, Micro:bits, Design challenges, creativity  and so much more. 

Join us, won’t you? 

You will pick your sessions approximately two weeks before the event.  Watch your emails 🙂

Date: Friday, October 18th and Saturday October 19th


4:45 – 6:00 pm No Host Bar Social with buffet style snacks provided.

6:00 – 8:45 pm Learning Sessions

7:30 am – 8:20 am Breakfast and morning welcome / provocations

8:30 – 10:15 am Learning breakout sessions

10:15 am – 10:30 am Coffee break

10:30 am – 12:15 pm Learning breakout sessions

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Learning sessions

2:30 – 2:45 pm Wrap up


Location: The Coast Bastion, Nanaimo BC. Room booking deadline to receive the conference rate of $125 for a two double bed room October 1st 

Phone this number: 1-800-663-1144 (Do Not Call Hotel Front Desk)  and Use Booking Code: CBI-GFC19355


  1. If your district is covering your costs and you are approved to attend proceed to register.
  2. If  are from a Vancouver Island School District and will use your own Professional Development Funds, connect with your district’s VILN contact and let them know you are self funding and then proceed to register.
  3. If you are attending from a district not on Vancouver Island, send an email to with the subject VILN. We will coordinate your invoicing and ask you to register.



Food $90 paid at hotel by individual or district

Hotel Room $125 paid at hotel by individual or district

Parking $10 paid at hotel by individual or district

Session Registration to cover Breakout Room and AV $25 billed from Cowichan Valley School District to individual or district

Total participant cost estimate $250 plus taxes (sharing of rooms where possible will reduce overall costs)

Vancouver Island Learning Network #6

Vancouver Island Learning Network



October 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
October 19, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
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Glen Posey
Lisa Read


Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo BC
11 Bastion St
Nanaimo, BC V9R 6E4
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