Schedule

Schedule

Wednesday, May 30 2018

10:00am to 6:00pm

Registration Table Open

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sector Tours

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Welcome Reception at the CMHR

Thursday, May 31 2018

7:30am to 9:00am

Breakfast

9:00am to 9:15am

Opening and Treaty Acknowledgement

9:15am to 10:30am

Keynote Speaker - Angela Cassie

10:30am to 10:45am

Break

10:45am to 12:15am

Plenary Panel Discussion - Human Rights in the Workplace

12:15pm to 1:30pm

Lunch/MAVA AGM

1:30pm to 2:45pm

Sessions

  1. Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement 2017
  2. Sticky Situations: Applying Ethics to Your Work with Volunteers
  3. Youth Volunteers: Building Capacity
  4. Got Bannock!

2:45pm to 3:00pm

Break

3:00pm to 4:15pm

Sessions

  1. Volunteer Screening - Why a screening process for volunteers
  2. Building Leadership Volunteers
  3. Everyone Benefits When You Engage Newcomer Volunteers
  4. Creating Accessible Volunteer and Visitor Experience

4:15pm to 6:30pm

Free Time

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Hospitality Event

Friday, June 1 2018

7:30am to 9:00am

Breakfast/VMPC AGM

9:00am to 9:15am

Greetings and Announcements

9:15am to 10:00am

Keynote Speaker - Shahina Saddiqui

10:00am to 10:15am

Break

10:15am to 11:45am

Plenary Panel Discussion - Engaging Special Events Volunteers

11:45am to 12:45pm

Lunch

12:45pm to 2:15pm

Sessions

  1. A Recipe for Success: Measuring Volunteer Engagement
  2. Understanding the needs of LGBT2SQ* Volunteers
  3. Reaching Through the Bars
  4. Mental Health in the Workplace

2:15pm to 2:30pm

Break

2:30pm to 3:45pm

Sessions

  1. Risk Management - Embrace It!
  2. Creating a Culturally Inclusive Environment
  3. Senior Engagement
  4. Communication Well...Even Under Pressure

3:45pm to 4:30pm

Closing Plenary - Turning Conference Inspiration into Meaningful Action