29th Annual Futures Conference

September 26 – 28, 2017
Blue Mountain Resort Collingwood, ON

Early Bird Registration Is Open

29th Annual Futures Conference

FUTURES is Canada’s largest annual professional development opportunity for practitioners supporting young people seeking employment. The conference is a three-day event, attracting over 400 delegates from across Canada representing employment agencies, youth workers and advocates, social workers, employers, colleges, government, the private and public sectors, as well as other community-based organizations.


FULL Conference – Members: $670.00
FULL Conference – Non-Members: $770.00

Single Day – Tuesday, September 26 Fee: CAD 275.00
Single Day – Wednesday September 27th Fee: CAD 375.00
Single Day – Thursday September 28th Fee: CAD 275.00
Two Day Package – Tues. Sept. 26 / Wed. Sept. 27 Fee: CAD 575.00
Two Day Package – Wed. Sept. 27 / Thur. Sept. 28 Fee: CAD 575.00

To Register:
Email futures@firstwork.org:

  • Agency Name
  • Name of Attendees
  • Email and Phone Number
  • Membership Status


Accommodations for the Futures Conference 2017 can be booked directly through Blue Mountain Resort by calling 877-445-0231 or by making an online reservation at www.bluemountain.ca.

You must mention the Group Code: GRP114808 or group name: First Works 29th Annual Conference 2017 to access special rates.

What you will experience at FUTURES:

  • Interactive workshops
  • Personal and Professional Renewal
  • Inspirational Speakers

What you will gain from Futures:

  • Networking contacts across the youth employment sector
  • Sharing of strategies and experiences with other Futures participants
  • Updates from government agencies on current youth initiatives
  • Opportunity to motivate each other to ensure our youth gain access to meaningful employment

If you have any questions about your registration or need to make any changes to it, please contact us at futures@firstwork.org.

Refund Policy:
Cancellations must be made in writing before Friday, July 28th, 2017 to qualify for a full refund. After this date, cancellations will be processed with a 50% refund. Substitutions will be accepted at any time up to and including the first day of the event. No reimbursements will be given to registrants failing to show up to the event.

Additional Information:
If you have any questions about your registration or need to make any changes to it, please contact us at futures@firstwork.org.

Become a Member

Join us in delivering accessible, high quality, outcomes-based employment services to young people seeking opportunities.