SCHEDULE

Time Conference Activity Rooms
7:00 am to 8:00 am Registration and Breakfast 2nd Floor
8:00 am to 8:15 am Opening Ceremonies and Welcome Remarks – Gladys Okine, Executive Director – First Work Mountbatten
8:15 am to 8:30 am Leading Sponsor Address – Dr. Trina Foster, Executive Director – Ontario Centre for Workforce
Innovation (OCWI)
Mountbatten
8:30 am to 8:55 am Welcome Address – The Honourable Deborah Matthews, MPP – Chair of Cabinet, Minister of
Advanced Education and Skills Development, Minister Responsible for Digital Government and Deputy Premier
Mountbatten
9:00 am to 10:30 am 1. Decent Work Presentation and Panel – Cathy Taylor Carlyle A
2. Program Design Lab – OWCI Wren A and B
3. Financing Fundraising – Mide Akewerusi Scott B
4. Data Talks – Sarah Delicate Seymour
5. School to Work Transition – Evelyn Akselrod Scott A
6. The Strategic Need to Build Industry Expertise – Angela Hoyt Carlyle B
10:30 am to 10:45 am Break
10:45 am to 12:15 pm 1. Decent Work Presentation and Panel – Cathy Taylor Carlyle A
2. Program Design Lab – OWCI Wren A and B
3. Financing Fundraising – Mide Akewerusi Scott B
4. Data Talks – Sarah Delicate Seymour
5. School to Work Transition – Evelyn Akselrod Scott A
6. The Strategic Need to Build Industry Expertise – Angela Hoyt Carlyle B
12:20 pm – 12:40 pm Presenting Sponsor Address – Madeleine Barker, Director, Development Programs – RBC Mountbatten
12:40 pm – 1:10 pm Lunch
1:10 pm – 1:25 pm Pan-Canadian Employment by the Canadian Coalition for Community-Based Employment and Training
Janet Morris-Reade, CEO-ASPECT, BC
Valerie Roy, Directrice Generale, RQuode
Mountbatten
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Regional Planning – Led by Regional Representatives Central – Mountbatten
North – Scott A
East – Seymour
South West-Wren A + B
2:30 pm to 3:00 pm The Future of Our Profession – Gillian Johnston, Co-Director – Career Development Practitioners Certification
Board of Ontario
 Mountbatten
3:00 pm to 3:30 pm 2017-18 Budget Amendments Briefing – David Cronin, Senior Manager, Ministry of Advanced
Education & Skills Development
 Mountbatten
3:30 pm to 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm to 4:30 pm Q & A with MAESD – Shelley Unterlander, (A) Assistant Deputy Minister, – Ministry of Advanced
Education & Skills Development
Mountbatten
4:30 pm to 5:00 pm Closing Ceremonies – Deanna Villella, Board Chair – First Work Mountbatten
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