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1st Annual "Pedagogy for Professors" Conference at Sea

Royal Caribbean's <em>Adventure of the Seas</em>
Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas
8-Night Southern Caribbean Cruise Conference
Round-trip Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

January 04 - 12, 2020
14.0 Contact Hours

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the University at Sea® meeting group through University at Sea® at 800-926-3775 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.

Gordon Spicer, BPsyc, MBA-IT, GDA

Gordon Spicer, BPsyc, MBA-IT, GDA
Gordon Spicer, B.Psyc, MBA-IT, GDA, is a Professor of Business at John Abbott College in Montreal, Canada. His professional background includes CFO-level experience, while acting as founder and philanthropist for a non-profit environmental organization. Having previously published in the field of Consumer Behaviour, 2019 will bring additional publications focused on student success and the environment, amongst other areas. 

With a passion for sharing life success with his students in the classroom, he has launched this Conference at Sea, partnering with University at Sea, open to all Professors interested in ongoing professional development. This conference targets teachers in the Grade 11, College, and Undergrad markets globally, and is intended for attendees willing to share their innovative experiences and ideas in presentation format (15-30 minutes). A successful annual international conference inviting collaboration in pedagogy focused on Student Success is the objective.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Target Audience
College & Undergraduate Professors
Program Purpose / Objectives
  • Weaving Strategies for Success into Daily Content
  • Tuning in to the Headspace of the Current Generation
  • Humour for the 20's Crowd
  • Attendee Presentations
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

Cruise Itinerary

Sat Jan 04 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
- 5:30 pm
Sun Jan 05 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Mon Jan 06 *At Sea - Cruising
- 12:00 am
Tue Jan 07 Oranjestad, Aruba
9:00 am 9:00 pm
Wed Jan 08 Willemstad, Curacao
8:00 am 8:00 pm
Thu Jan 09 Kralendijk (Bonaire), Antilles
7:00 am 4:00 pm
Fri Jan 10 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sat Jan 11 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sun Jan 12 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
5:30 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Southern Caribbean

Ports of Call

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida - There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or adventure to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

Oranjestad, Aruba - A Dutch jewel with a tropical touch. In Oranjestad, Aruba's capital, explore the colorful floating market and Nassaustraat, brimming with quaint shops. Head for the beach where water sports abound: snorkeling, rides on glass bottom boats and submarines. Or venture into the countryside to see the haunts of the huge green parakeet, the unique rock gardens of Casi Bari, the curious divi divi tree, forever bending in the tradewind breezes

Willemstad, Curacao - An isle of Dutch treats: gabled storybook houses, duty-free Delftware, the famous Curacao orange flavored liqueur

Kralendijk (Bonaire), Antilles - Kralendijk is the sleepy capital of Bonaire, an island in the Dutch Antilles. Kralendijk is lined with delightfully pastel stucco houses, in pinks, oranges and lime greens. Famous for its diving - the island is surrounded by a Marine Park - Bonaire also offers such treats as flamingos, hiking and the only barefoot casino in the Caribbean.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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