World 2023

2nd World Supported Employment Conference

Inclusion Works!

June 6 - 8, 2023

Vancouver, BC. Canada | Experience Vancouver

Hosted by: Canadian Association for Supported Employment, Inclusion BC, the BC Employment Network, and the World Association for Supported Employment.

Registration Now Open


Call for Speakers

We invite you to present on a topic related to your organization and the supported employment sector. Become a presenter at the largest international supported employment conference!

The 2023 Call for Speakers application is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted an application. 

If you have questions, please contact Lenore Klein, National Event Planner.


Opening Keynote - Dr. John Izzo

Dr. John Izzo helps companies maximize their potential from the ground up. For over 20 years, Dr. Izzo has worked with thousands of leaders around the world, on employee-engagement strategies and brand transformations.

He has been a pioneer in employee engagement, leading change, shifting employee and consumer values and corporate social responsibility, and is known for his hard hitting practical content, his inspirational storytelling and the lasting impact he has on organizations.

He is the bestselling author of seven books, including the international bestsellers Awakening Corporate Soul, Values Shift, The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die, Stepping Up, and The Five Thieves of Happiness. His latest book, The Purpose Revolution, was published in 2018. Dr. Izzo is an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia, where he is a co-founder of The Men’s Initiative, which is dedicated to creating a more equitable, compassionate, and sustainable world through enhancing the well-being and integrity of men. He also serves on the Advisory Board of Sustainable Brands.


Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

1000 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9 | VIEW VENUE

Embrace the spirit of one of Canada's most exciting cities at Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre.
The Sheraton Wall Centre hotel is nestled in the center of the thriving downtown district, and features the iconic One Wall Centre, our North Tower - a landmark on the Vancouver cityscape - short distance from attractions like Stanley Park, Rogers Arena and Canada Place, as well as Yaletown and Robson Street. The hotel offers amenities such as Fitness facility and Starbucks café. Rooms includes complimentary Wi-Fi, the Sheraton Signature Sleep Experience and floor-to-ceiling windows with city and ocean views.
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre