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Conference Schedule 

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Venue: Kahanoff Conference Centre, 105 12th Avenue SE, 2nd Floor and Decidedly Jazz Dance, 111 12th Avenue SE

1:00 pm   Elder's Welcome
by Beverly Hungry Wolf
 1:15-2:30pm  Re:imagining Service Organizations
Decolonizing Canadian Dance Update
Report back from September retreat
& other CDA updates
Speakers: Kate Cornell and Soraya Peerbaye
Venue: Kahanoff Centre, Room 201
Sponsored by Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet
2:30-3:00pm Short Break 
3:00-5:00pm *Prairie Dance: State of the Community
Facilitated by Karen Ball and Ann Kipling Brown
Venue: Kahanoff Centre, Room 201
Sponsored by the Dancer Transition Resource Centre
 5:00-7:00pm
cinq à sept
Venue: DJD Community Living Room, 111 12th Ave SE
Sponsored in part by the Alberta Dance Alliance
 7pm onwards
 Fluid Festival performances
DJD Theatre & other locations
(scroll down to bottom to see ticket discount offer)

*Note: If a participant wishes to only attend the Prairie Dance Discussion and not sign up for the full conference please contact aviva@dancecanada.net

Friday, October 20, 2017

Venue: Kahanoff Conference Centre, 105 12th Avenue SE, 2nd Floor (various spaces)


 8:30-9:00am  Registration and Breakfast
Room 201
Sponsored by Dance Umbrella of Ontario
and Eponymous
 9:00-10:15am Welcome and Keynote Address
Speaker: Justin Many Fingers
Room 201
Sponsored by The Dance Centre, Dance Saskatchewan, Dance Manitoba
 10:15-10:45am
Health Break 
Room 201
 10:45-12:45pm From Inclusion to Equity:
Pathways for Decolonizing Dance
Facilitated by Michele Decottignies
Room 201
 12:45– 1:45pm Lunch
Sponsored by: The National Ballet of Canada
 1:45-3:00pm *Prairie Dance: Statement of Opportunities
Facilitated by Karen Ball and Ann Kipling Brown
Room 201
Sponsored by Sue Edworthy Arts Planning
3:00-3:30pm Dance and Health Break
by Kelsie Acton and Lindsay Eales of CRIPSiE
Sponsored by The Dance Current
3:30-5:00pm
What Now?
  Facilitated by Michele Decottignies and Soraya Peerbaye
Room 201 & other
5:00-7:00pm
Dinner Break
7:00pm onwards
 Fluid Festival performances
DJD Theatre & other locations
(scroll down to bottom to see ticket discount offer)

*Note: If a participant wishes to only attend the Prairie Dance Discussion and not sign up for the full conference please contact aviva@dancecanada.net

Fluid Festival Performance Discount

The Fluid Festival by Springboard Performance runs from October 18 to 28, 2017. CDA Conference delegates receive 20% off tickets to week 1 shows taking place at The DJD Centre! Discount code is: CDA20. To be eligible for the discount, tickets must be purchased in advance online here



Fluid Fest 2017 from Springboard Performance on Vimeo.

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