“Learning from one another to build community”
October 12-13, 2016
35 22 St. East, Saskatoon, SK
Early Bird Registration June 30- September 8, 2016: $125 Inclusive plenary, Keynotes and Lunch Early Bird Registration June 30- September 8, 2016: $50 Opening and Closing Keynotes only Registration September 9- October 7, 2016: $175 Inclusive plenary, Keynotes and Lunch Registration September 9-October 7, 2016: $75 Opening and Closing Keynotes only
Key Note Speaker: Dr. Marie Wilson
Dr. Wilson brings more than 30 years experience as an award winning journalist, trainer, senior executive manager to her role as Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner. She has also been a university lecturer, a high school teacher in Africa, a senior executive manager in both federal and territorial crown corporations, and an independent consultant in journalism, program evaluation, and project management.
As a journalist, Dr. Wilson worked in print, radio and television as a regional and national reporter. She was the first host of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation flag-ship television program, Focus North, and the corporation’s senior manager for northern Quebec and the Northern Territories. As a Regional Director for the CBC, she launched the first daily television news service for northern Canada, developed the Arctic Winter Games and True North concert series.