3rd International Conference on Graduate Coaching Education: Theory, Research, and Practice

June 7-8, 2019
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

 Time for stabilization or disruption in coaching education?
Exploring established and emerging frontiers

 

We are pleased to announce GSAEC's Third International Conference, hosted by Penn on June 7-8, 2019. This conference will explore the question: Time for stabilization or disruption in coaching education? Exploring established and emerging frontiers.  

Committed to advancing and supporting worldwide graduate education of new and experienced professional coaches, GSAEC (Graduate School Alliance for Education in Coaching) is organizing its Third International Conference on Graduate Coaching Education. Designed for coach educators and researchers, the conference promotes sharing of questions, practices and debates around topics related to the development of professional coaches. These include coaching education theories and practices, academic program content and design, instructional goals and methodologies, assessment measures, admission and graduation criteria, etc.

Whether you are looking a graduate-level coaching program, or you are alum, faculty, staff of a graduate-level coaching program and want to connect with old and new colleagues from across the globe, this conference will meet your expectations and more! Join us in the movement that is rapidly shaping the future of coach education.

Download a pdf of the GSAEC 2019 Conference Invitation to share with your network.

Read more about the conference program and download the full agenda in the Agenda Overview

Dr. Tatiana Bachkirova, Oxford Brookes University
Internationally recognized author, speaker, and educator

"Philosophical Pragmatism As A Helping Hand For Current Challenges In The Education Of Coaches"

 

 

 

 

 



Learn more about Dr. Bachkirova and the keynote
Read Dr. Bachkirova's Article in Academy of Management Learning and Education (May 2018)

 

Registration Is Now Closed.  Please contact us at conference@gsaec.org with any questions.

Registration Fees (4/9-6/1) :

$325 Members

$365 Non-Members

 $325 Students (Members and Non-Members) after the first 25 total student registrants; ($25 First 25 Students now full)

Early Bird Registration Is Now Closed

Conference price includes lunch and dinner on Friday, and snacks morning and afternoon on Friday, and morning on Saturday.

Travel and Accommodation Info

Parking

Parking is available on the Penn Campus in the parking garage across from Huntsman Hall, Wharton School, at 38th and Walnut Street, entrance on 38th Street. Although it is a short distance from the parking garage to the Hill Pavilion, please allow enough time for parking and walking to our venue.

 

Additional Transportation

Public Transportation:

https://www.upenn.edu/services/transportation

http://cms.business-services.upenn.edu/transportation/live-maps/interactive-map.html

 

Taxi/Uber/Lyft:

Direct driver to: Hill Pavilion, University of Pennsylvania, 38th Street and Baltimore Avenue. Be sure to follow Uber/Lyft safety precautions when using these options.

We are grateful to be hosted by the University of Pennsylvania for our conference this year on their beautiful campus, located in the University City area of Philadelphia.

Our conference will be held in the Hill Pavilion, in the school of Veterinary Medicine:
University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Hill Pavilion
380 South University Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Link to Hill Pavilion in Google maps 

Parking

Parking is available on the Penn Campus in the parking garage across from Huntsman Hall, Wharton School, at 38th and Walnut Street, entrance on 38th Street. Although it is a short distance from the parking garage to the Hill Pavilion, please allow enough time for parking and walking to our venue.

See 'Travel and Accommodation' tab for more info about transportation.

Learn more about the Call for Contributions 
Thank you to all that submitted proposals.   Notification of acceptance of proposals went out on February 25.

Conference Chairs: Kent Blumberg and Pauline Fatien Diochon

Host Chair: Charline S. Russo

Program Committee: Kent Blumberg, Natalie Cunningham, Pauline Fatien Diochon, Charline Russo, Melvin Smith

Sponsorship Committee: Terry Maltbia, Jen Renshaw, Amrita Subramanian and Laura Hauser

Communication Committee: Laura Hauser, Amrita Subramanian, Lynn Hayes and Kent Blumberg

Logistics Committee: Chris Accornero, Lynn Hayes and Jen Renshaw

If you have any questions, please contact us at conference@gsaec.org 

Sponsored by:

*The GSAEC conference committee intends to publish the conference papers in a special edition of an appropriate, peer-reviewed journal. International Coaching Federation (ICF) as well as HRCI (HR Certification Institute) Continuous Credit Education Units will be applied for. Details available closer to the conference.

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