Conference Organisers:

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Montreal
16 - 18 Aug 2018

Conference theme:

Equality, diversity and inclusion in 2018: Progresses, Setbacks or New Challenges?

 

 

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CONFERENCE PROGRAMME SHORT OVERVIEW*

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16TH, 2018

07:30 – 08:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast

08:45 – 09:15

Welcome Speech and Opening Remarks

09:30 – 10:45

Plenary Session I – Progresses, Setbacks and New Challenges facing Women and Work

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:45

Plenary Session II – Progresses, Setbacks and New Challenges facing Aboriginal People and Work

12:45 – 13:45

Lunch Break

13:45 – 15:00

Plenary Session III –Progresses, Setbacks and New Challenges facing Visible Minorities and Work

15:00 – 16:30

Parallel Streams and Workshops

16:30 – 17:00

Tea Break

17:00 – 18:30

Parallel Streams and Workshops

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17TH, 2018

07:30 – 08:45

Continental Breakfast

08:45 – 09:45

OECD  – Comparative Results on Managing Diversity

09:45 – 11:15

Plenary Session IV –Progresses, Setbacks and New Challenges facing People with Disabilities and Work

11:15 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 – 13:00

Parallel Streams and Workshops

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:30

Plenary Session V –Progresses, Setbacks and New Challenges facing Aging and Work

15:30 –16:00

Tea Break

16:00 –17:30

Parallel Streams and Workshops

 

 

19:00 – 20:00

Cocktail Reception at Portus 360 (https://portus360.com)

Launch BMO Chair in Diversity and Governance – Université de Montréal

20:00 – 23:00

Conference Gala Dinner – Portus 360 (https://portus360.com).

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18TH, 2018

09:00 – 10:00

Coffee

10:00 – 11:30

Parallel Streams and Workshops

11:45 – 13:00

Closing remarks – Streams Chairs to report back

13:00 – 14:00

Light lunch