Connecting

Physical and Health Education National Conference

There are many special events planned just for you!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

9:00 pm  
PHE Canada Research Council & Graduate Student Social
Stonesedge Kitchen

All delegeates registered for the PHE Canada Research Council Forum are invited to attend.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Welcome Reception
Whistler Conference Centre

This reception provides an opportunity to bring together the members, volunteers and special friends that have served the associations during their evolution. Please join us prior to the Opening Ceremony.

9:00 pm
Evening Social Event
It’s Après Time - Longhorn Saloon & Grill, Mountain Square, Whistler

Join us at The Longhorn - the place to après ski since opening in 1981. Located just steps from Whistler Mountain with a huge patio and a great atmosphere, this is sure to be an authentic Whistler experience. We’ll also kick the conference off with an interactive activity that will reconnect you with old friends, make some new ones, and enjoy beautiful Whistler scenery. Show your Conference Name Tag to get into the Longhorn Saloon for free.

Friday, May 18, 2018

7:30 am - 8:15 am
Early Morning Physical Activity Session - Yoga
Whistler Conference Centre

Join us for a yoga session at the Whistler Conference Centre. Enjoy the breathtaking views and some sun salutations to balance your mind, body, and soul for the day ahead. No experience necessary! Meet in the foyer of the Whistler Conference Centre at 7:30 am sharp.

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Marketplace
Whistler Conference Centre

Visit the Exhibitor Marketplace and discover the latest products, services and programs available to health and physical educators.

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
Dance Spectacular
Whistler Conference Centre

Dance Spectacular promotes and educates delegates about the value of dance as an educational, recreational, and therapeutic endeavour of benefit for participants across the lifespan. This is an opportunity to see the results of quality dance education and programs performed by students of all ages.

4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Exhibitor Marketplace Social
Whistler Conference Centre

Join our conference exhibitors for a social and networking as we wrap-up the workshops for the day.

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Awards Banquet & Ceremony
Whistler Conference Centre

PHE Canada believes it is a priority to recognize excellence in the field, honouring distinguished individuals and organization for their significant achievements. This is a semi-formal event to celebrate the leaders in our profession and features award presentations. Additional tickets for family and friends to attend the Awards Banquet & Ceremony are available for an additional $75.00/person. Additional tickets must be purchased in advance with registration and are non-refundable.

9:00 pm
Evening Social Event
The Best of Whistler - Whistler Conference Centre

Continue to celebrate with live music by The Hairfarmers - voted “Whistler’s Best Band” since 2001. But, the night isn’t complete until the best dance routine is crowned at the 3rd Annual National Dance-Off. Start stretching and polishing up your dancing shoes!

​Saturday, May 19, 2018

7:30 am - 8:15 am
Early Morning Physical Activity Session - Hike
Valley Trail

Join us for a hike through Valley Trail enjoying the Fitzsimmons creek, the wooden bridge, and beautiful Whistler views. Meet in the lobby of the Delta hotel at 7:30 am sharp. 

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Closing Ceremony
Whistler Conference Centre

See the highlights. Hear the stories. Feel the warmth and joy of a great time had.
... and maybe even win a prize.

 

Rent a bike to get around Whistler during your conference stay! Receive a 20% discount on all rentals and tours at Whistler EcoTours by showing your conference badge.