Second International GSAEC Conference

The trans-disciplinary field of coaching is growing rapidly and becoming better integrated with existing approaches to developing human capital and helping individuals, groups, and organizations maximize performance. Committed to improving coach education of new and experienced executive and organizational coaches, GSAEC is organizing its Second International Conference on Graduate Coaching Education.

Designed for coach educators and researchers, the conference promotes sharing of leading coaching education theories and practices, academic program content and design, instructional goals and methodologies, assessment measures, admission and graduation criteria, and other topics related to developing executive and organizational coaches.

The conference features:

  • Case studies- they will be presented and discussed during our joint day “Embracing Challenges Together”, co-organized with ACTO, on Saturday June 10
  • Papers, panels, poster sessions, professional development workshops- Addressing the “The Futures of Coaching Education”, they will take place on Sunday June 11

Access our Conference Material HERE


To view video of the keynote and/or other speakers at the 2017 conference, please contact us


Papers from our 2017 conference presenters were featured in the Philosophy of Coaching, November 2017 Issue — read it HERE


Agenda at a Glance

June 10-June 11: ACTO/GSAEC Conference (Program Here) including the ACTO/GSAEC Event on Saturday and Keynote Speaker Dr Richard Boyatzis - Access here to PPT

June 12: GSAEC annual meeting

Also June 8-June 10: ACTO Conference

August 1: Deadline to submit proposals to Philosophy of Coaching for the Call for Papers on Coaching education and Training

The venue: Bloor Yorkville Marriott in Toronto, Canada here

Conference Committee

Chair: Pauline Fatien Diochon

Program: Kent Blumberg, Natalie Cunningham, Laura Hauser, Melvin Smith, Linda Page

Logistics: Camille Labelle

Thank you to our Sponsors! 

Adler - Platinum Sponsor                              Career Partners International - Gold Sponsor

Sponsorship Levels

Learn more about GSAEC´s first conference here

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