Conference Program (in progress)


2016 RESULTS Canada-US Pacific Regional Conference

Queenswood Room, Cadboro Commons, University of Victoria


Friday, May 13                                                                                              

4:00-6:00         Registration/Delegates arrive and settle into on-campus lodging

6:00-7:00         DINNER; Appetizers start at 5:30

7:15-8:15         Message from the Canadian Parliament: Murray Rankin, Member of Parliament

8:15-8:45         Presentation: Journey to Kenya: from Advocacy to Lives Saved: John Hornby, USA

8:45 –               SOCIAL

Saturday, May 14

8:30-8:45         Registration

9:00-9:10         Welcome/Introductions: Anita Mark, Conference Chair

9:10-10:10       Connections exercise: Carolyn Prouty (USA)

10:10-10:30     BREAK

10:30-11:00     Celebration of RESULTS’ Accomplishments:

US Board Chair Scott Leckman,

CDN Board Chair Randy Rudolph

11:00-12:00     Presentation: Transforming Our World: the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals

Michael Simpson, E.D., British Columbia Council for International Cooperation

12:00-1:00       LUNCH

1:00-2:00         Keynote Speaker Senator Mobina Jaffer: “You can make a difference with less effort”

2:00-2:15         GROUP PHOTO BREAK

2:15-3:15         Workshop: Volunteer Outreach and Engagement, Ken Patterson, RESULTS US Global

Grassroots Director

3:15-3:35         BREAK

3:35-4:30         Panel: Barriers to the Sustainable Development Goals

4:30-5:00         UNSTRUCTURED TIME

5:00-5:45         Musical presentation: Scarborough Fair with Connie Lebeau and Neils Petersen

6:00-7:00         BAR OPEN/DINNER (Salmon BBQ)

7:00-                SOCIAL

Sunday, May 15

8:45-9:00         Singing with Connie/New registrations

9:00-9:05         Welcome

9:05-9:50         Debate: Who Makes a Better Advocate – Someone Younger or Someone Older?

9:50-10:35       Presentation: The Future of Microfinance: Cecilia Maroño, Uruguay

10:35-10:55     BREAK

11:00-11:45     Presentation: Using Community TV as a Media Tool, Daphne Goode, Community Relations,

Programming, SHAW TV

11:45-12:15     Activity: Shared Hope for a Better Future: Fran Beckow

12:15-12:30     Completion, Announcements

12:30               LUNCH


Book Exchange throughout the weekend