Researching Work and Learning
International Conference Series



The Researching Work & Learning (RWL) International Conference Series is the world's longest, continuously running international research conference series serving the field of workplace learning. It was initiated in 1999 by researchers at the University of Leeds (UK). By 2019 it will have visited ten countries in five continents.


The conference series as a whole is organized through the work of the RWL International Advisory Committee. This committee is composed of leading international scholars in the diverse field of workplace learning. This website ( is the standing organizational website of this committee. Please bookmark this website  for access to general information on the conference series including materials from past conferences. 


Registration and other details concerning the upcoming RWL conference will be available on the local organizing committee's own website (coming soon) by May 2020:


RWL12 - Canada

July 14-16, 2021

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada


Local Website:

We look forward to seeing there!