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With generous support from the UBC Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) and the AMS Innovative Projects Fund (IPF), and now the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, the Student Leadership Conference began in January 2003. From the outset, the SLC has been a collaborative initiative of the Alma Mater Society and the University of British Columbia. Annually, the SLC is organized by a team of 15-20 UBC students, supported by staff advisors from the Office of Student DevelopmentStudent Housing and Hospitality Services, and Alumni Affairs.

Since 2003, the SLC has grown from 300 to over 1280 registered delegates at the 2012 conference. Past SLC themes and keynote speakers have included:

SLC 2013: Unwritten

SLC 2012: Breakthrough

SLC 2011: Rethinking Leadership

SLC 2010: Think Change. Press Play

SLC 2009: Synergy

SLC 2008: Activation Energy

SLC 2007: Elements of Leadership


SLC 2005: Ripples of Change

SLC 2004: Choose Your Adventure

SLC 2003: Building Bridges in Our Community

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1002-1874 East Mall,
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1, Canada
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Student Leadership Conference
1002-1874 East Mall
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Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1, Canada
Tel: 604-822-9805
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