Early Bird WACC 2018 Event Tickets: Available Now!

Washington's Annual Canvas Conference - Get your registration tickets ASAP!Washington state’s Annual Canvas Conference (WACC) is a collaborative (2 day) conference focused on enriching higher education Canvas users. While primarily focused on faculty, administrators and staff are always welcome!

DATES & TIMES (2 days)

  • Thursday – March 29, 2018 is 9:00 to 4:00 (PDT)
  • Friday – March 30, 2018 is 9:00 to 1:00 (PDT)


02/06/2018 UPDATE: We’ve just identified our (3) keynote speakers and approved 1.5 days of presentation/workshops proposals! Titles of the 39 presentations being planned for this year are shared here.


Tacoma Community College (TCC)
6501 S. 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98466 – View Map


* Includes a program schedule, continental breakfast, break treats, beverages, and lunch each day


We were not able to reserve a block of rooms this year so please book your rooms soon! There are other conferences happening in the area at the same time so rooms may be limited. Here are some possible hotels near Tacoma Community College:


Frequently Asked Questions

May I buy a ticket to just one of the two days for this conference?

Sorry no. The registration cost is for the whole (2 day) event, only. No discounts or half prices are available. This covers conference costs, a program schedule, a continental breakfast, break treats, beverages, and lunch each day.

Where can I park and how much will it cost?

Parking is free and a Tacoma Community College (TCC) campus map will be made available, soon. NOTE: TCC will be enjoying Spring Break at the time of our two day conference, which means campus parking will plentiful for this event.

Will there be WiFi


Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Answer: Yes, if you find you cannot attend, you can transfer your ticket to someone else. Please contact Sarah Griffith via SGriffith@lcc.ctc.edu to manage this transfer request.

Who may I contact if I have more questions?

Please email Sarah Griffith via SGriffith@lcc.ctc.edu

UPDATE: Call for WACC 2017 Proposals (Extended Due Date is now Jan. 15th)


Unite! with us and present at Washington’s Annual Canvas Conference March 29-30 at Tacoma Community College

Proposals can be on any topic related to Canvas, educational technology, open educational resources (OER), accessibility, student services, student retention and more!

Questions? Contact Sarah Griffith at SGriffith@LCC.ctc.edu

SUPER-COOL-OSSAL thanks for another sellout success!


FEEDBACK (please)

Before you go, please provide us with a wee bit of feedback to help us plan for next year’s conference! Located in the top-left navigation menu of this website and in this paraare two links for feedback; an overall conference survey form and an individual sessions survey form — both are short surveys thanks to Tina Torres!

closed_captionsRECORDINGS (coming)

Like last year, our WACC presentation/session recordings are having closed-captioned applied to them. Once available we’ll provide a link to them here on http://wa-cc.com; post notification via twitter https://twitter.com/wacconference; and email the addresses shared during the Eventbrite registration process.

THANKS (!!!)

chrisanddebMONUMENTAL thanks to Tacoma Community College’s (TCC), Christopher Soran, Debbie Padden, Christie Fierro, their amazing teams and all (gold shirt) student helpers for making sure we were taken care of throughout our two WACC days at TCC! Your talents, generosity and spirit are immense!

MAMMOTH thanks to our engagingly informative keynote speakers, presenters, partners and friends from Canvas, Panopto, 3Play, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) for making the trek and time to showcase, encourage and network with us! You, your products, and services are amazing and aide us everyday!


SUPER-COOL-OSSAL thanks to all of our dedicated attendees! We’re so impressed with how engaged everyone was and the amazing turnout. With your very valuable feedback we’ll roll up our sleeves and aim do produce this event again next year!!!!

Virtually yours,
WA SBCTC’s eLearning Council (ELC) Professional Development Committee

WACC 2017 Event Information

Hello to all joining us for this week’s WACC 2017 @ Tacoma Community College’s Opgaard Student Center (building 11) – where we check-in and find our continental breakfast!

Thurs – March 30
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
* 5:15 PM to 6:00 PM Social Hour and Ice Cream Truck!

Fri – March 31
8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

We look forward to networking with each of you at this year’s WACC!

Thank you,

Washington’s SBCTC (WA State Board Community Technical Colleges) eLC (eLearning Council)

EARLY BIRD Rate Extended to March 13!

With only 90+ seats left for this year’s Washington Annual Canvas Conference (WACC 2017) we’ve extended our Early Bird rate to March 13th! Purchase your tickets via Eventbrite here, https://eventbrite.com/e/wacc-2017-tickets

Check out our cool presentations: http://tinyurl.com/WACC2017presentations. Full schedule coming soon!

Questions about this event? Please email Sarah Griffith at sgriffith@lcc.ctc.edu or phone 360-442-2521

Our Twitter account is http://twitter.com/WACConference
and this year’s Twitter handle #2017WACC 

WACC 2017 Early Bird Rate Available Only Until March 8th!!!

Purchase your WACC 2017 registration tickets via https://eventbrite.com/e/wacc-2017-tickets-21388202690Your conference ticket provides access to numerous presentations, a program schedule and 2 days of continental breakfast and lunch!

Theme this year: Canvas Cool
Presentations/sessions: http://tinyurl.com/WACC2017presentations

  • Early bird rate (until March 8th) = $120 + ($7.59 processing fee)
  • Regular rate (after March 8th) = $165 + ($10.07 processing fee)

UPDATE: Call for WACC 2017 Proposals (Extended Due Date is now Jan. 10th)

This is a “call for proposals” for your upcoming 2017 Washington state Canvas Conference (WACC). Please use this online form to submit all proposals, http://tinyurl.com/wacc-2017-proposals

WACC will be held March 30-31, 2017 at Tacoma Community College.

We’re open to ALL proposals concerning Canvas and Higher Education in Washington state and eager to consider your workshop and/or lecture proposals.

* Notifications of proposal acceptance will be emailed to owner of submission by Feb 15 or sooner!!

Thank you,

WA SBCTC eLearning Council
Professional Development Workgroup

WACC 2017: Washington state’s Canvas Conference is a collaborative conference focused on enriching our Canvas users across 34+ Colleges and 6 Universities.