Outdoor Education R&E Center

Conferences, Seminars & Training Related to the Development of Outdoor Education

James Neill

Last updated:
10 Jan 2007

What's Listed?

Conferences, seminars, courses and programs which contribute to developing and understanding outdoor education theory, practice and research.

Related conference listings

88th Annual Meeting of the American Education Research Association
April 9-13, 2007
Chicago, USA

A special interest group for research into outdoor education may be launched around the time of this conference (proposal initiated by Jayson Seaman, University of New Hampshire).  Large conference, attracts 2000+ people).

15th National Outdoor Education Conference
September 20-23, 2007
Ballarat, Victoria, Australia

Biennial gathering of Australian and to some extent, pacific-region, outdoor education and outdoor recreation professionals.  Attracts ~300 participants.  This conference's theme is "Sustaining Our Spirit of Place". Call for presenters closes 31 March.

35th Annual Association for Experiential Education International Conference
November 8-11, 2007
Hyatt Regency Vancouver,  Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

4-day conference organized by the Association for Experiential Education.  Attracts approx. 1000 people.  Workshop-oriented.  This is the largest US gathering of outdoor & experiential educators.

5th International Adventure Therapy Conference
England
2008

 

10th World Leisure Congress
October 6-10, 2008
Quebec City, Canada

The Congress will bring together delegates from around the world in a spirit of friendship, to share ideas and expand our international links.

36th Annual Association for Experiential Education International Conference
November 6-9, 2008
The Waterside Marriott and Convention Center, West Virginia, USA

4-day conference organized by the Association for Experiential Education.  Attracts approx. 1000 people.  Workshop-oriented.  This is the largest US gathering of outdoor & experiential educators.

37th Annual Association for Experiential Education International Conference
November 5-8, 2009
The Tucson Convention Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA

4-day conference organized by the Association for Experiential Education.  Attracts approx. 1000 people.  Workshop-oriented.  This is the largest US gathering of outdoor & experiential educators.