Human Rights Conference

Tuesday July 26, 2011

 

08:00 – 09:00    Breakfast with Champions

(Additional fee may apply)

Ballroom Foyer

 

09:00 - 10:00     Armchair Experts:

Grand Ballroom A

Moderator: James Bond
Douglas Sanders
Mary Anne Bobinski
Prof. Robert Wintemute

Charles Radcliffe

 

 

 9:00 - 12:00     Day Session - Part 1

Grand Ballroom C

Addressing Homophobia in Sport: Leading the Way

CAAWS
Jennifer Birch Jones

 

10:00 - 10:30     Coffee Break

 

10:30 - 12:00     Concurrent Sessions

 

10:30 - 12:00     Youth Session Part 1

Celebrating LGBT Athletes and their Role in Sports

Grand Ballroom B

Ross Johnstone

 

10:30 - 12:00     Lessons Learned at Homophobia High: Canadian Human Rights Discourse and LGBTQ Youth

Grand Ballroom D

Catherine Taylor
Tracey Peter
Helen Kennedy
Line Chamberland

 

10:30 - 12:00     The "Positive Space Campaign"

Port Alberni 

Neill Kernohan
Sue Sneyd

 

10:30 - 12:00     LGBT Seniors

Port Hardy

Sharryn Modder

 

10:30 - 12:00     HIV Prevalence within the Transgender Community

Port McNeil

Quinn Bennett
Tasha Anastasia Riley

 

10:30 - 12:00     Demystifying Homosexuality and Bisexuality in Québec

Gulf Island BC 

Marie Houzeau

 

12:00 - 13:30     Lunch Break

(Lunch not provided)

 

13:30 - 15:00     Concurrent Sessions

 

13:30 - 15:00     A Global Crisis:  Reconciling Faith & Achieving Equality

Grand Ballroom A

Michael J. Adee

 

13:30 - 15:00     Youth Session Part 2

Telling your Reel Story

Grand Ballroom B

Reel Youth PM

 

13:30 - 15:00     Day Session - Part 2

Grand Ballroom C

Making Sport More Welcoming to Sexual and Gender Diversity: Getting on with it!

Sport BC
Jennifer Birch Jones
Helen J. Carroll
Pat Griffin

 

13:30 - 15:00     The Power of Invitation. The Power of Voice. The Power of Us. A Self creating framework for modern day spirituality

Grand Ballroom D

Brad Tyler-West

 

13:30 - 15:00     LGBT Human Rights in Canadian and United Nations Law

Port Alberni
Robert Leckey
Robert Wintemute

Charles Radcliffe

 

13:30 - 15:00     Engaging the Aging Athlete

Port Hardy

Robin Hanson

 

13:30 - 15:00     Boys are like puppies, Girls are like princesses”: Teachers’ notions of gender in the classroom

Port McNeil

Tasha Anastasia Riley

Quinn Bennett

 

 

13:30 - 15:00     “I am a lady…” Intersex and Transgender Athletes and Educational Opportunities.
Complex Problems and Simple Solutions

Gulf Island BC

Kristen Worley

 

15:00 - 15:30     Break

 

15:30 - 17:00     Conference Opening and Keynote Address

Grand Ballroom A

My Journey to Excellence

Blake Skjellerup (Olympic Short Track Speed Skater)

 

17:30 - 19:00     Grand Ballroom B

Labour Forum - An evening of Dialogue and Networking.

Sophie Rousseau
Dominique Dubuc
Victor Elkins

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Event Date: 
Tue, 07/26/2011 - 08:00 - 15:30