The 2016 Futures Conference is just around the corner and early bird rates will soon be ending! Register today to be part of this year’s conference, taking place October 4th-6th, 2016 at Blue Mountain Resort in Collingwood, Ontario.

You can book your own accommodations directly through Blue Mountain. To see available rooms and discounted rates, click here.

Futures remains Canada’s largest professional development opportunity for those working with young people seeking employment. It brings together 375 delegates from 100 youth employment counselling centres, colleges, government, the private and public sectors and other community-based organizations from across the country. Futures has a reputation for promoting team-building and for providing workshops that are relevant to employment professionals’ day-to-day work. This conference will energize and educate.

Coming to Futures, you’ll get to experience:

  • Engaging team-building activities, fun social events, and 40 workshops including participatory learning and panel discussions that will leave you ready to keep creating positive change in your community.
  • Inspiring and educational keynote speakers who are sure to leave you laughing and learning.
  • Fantastic door prizes and giveaways from youth-serving agencies, colleges, and other community-based organizations across Ontario.
  • The 70’s Disco theme networking reception and dinner on Wednesday evening. Dressing up in your bell bottoms and boogie shoes is highly encouraged!

Choose from 40 new workshops, appropriate for front-line staff to senior management, working at youth employment agencies, government ministries, or other social service organizations.