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Agenda

We have an agenda packed with some terrific sessions and great speakers — and plenty of breaks for fun and conversation. (Click the Sessions tab for detailed descriptions of each panel and workshop.) Keep checking back as we firm things up!

Friday June 9

12:30–7:00
pm

Registration: Coast Prince George Hotel Lobby

2–5:00 pm

BC Labour Heritage Centre Walking Tour of Prince George 

7:00–9:00
pm

Opening plenary

  • Lheidli T’enneh ‘Atsiyan Ink’E ‘Atsoo Elders Society president Les Baker
  • BCFED president Sussanne Skidmore
  • community organizations including the North Central Labour Council, Red Dress Society, Prince George Pride Society and Stand Up For The North
  • UHNBC Traditional Drummers
Saturday June 10

8–9:00
am

Registration

9:00

Welcome

9:10

Hon. Harry Bains, Minister of Labour

9:30

Panel: Building a Strong Community: Working Together to Solve Growing Social and Economic Challenges

10:30

Break

10:45

Panel: Workplace Mental Health in the Spotlight

12:00
pm

Lunch

1:30

Workshops I

  • Political Organizing
  • Leadership for Inclusive and Thriving Organizations
  • 211 Rapid Training
  • Be More Than A Bystander

3:00

Break

3:15

Workshops II

  • Political Organizing
  • Leadership for Inclusive and Thriving Organizations
  • 211 Rapid Training
  • Be More Than A Bystander

4:30

Announcements and adjournment

7:00

Reception at Two Rivers Gallery (just steps from the hotel!)

Sunday June 11

8:45
am

Nd'u'ten Yin'ka'dene Powwow Ha'nuh'de / Lake Babine Nation Pow-wow Dancers

9:30

Panel: When the Right Captures Your School District

10:30

Break

10:45

Panel: Influencing Change with Workers at the Centre

11:45

Conference wrap-up

12:00
pm

Adjournment