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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
Facilitated by Kate Cornell and Soraya Peerbaye
Venue: Kahanoff Centre, Room 201
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 Lobby, 111 12th Ave SE
 7pm onwards
 Fluid Festival performances
DJD Theatre & other locations

*Note: If a participant wishes to only attend the Prairie Dance Discussion on Thursday October 19 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 
 1:45-3:00pm *Prairie Dance: Statement of Opportunities
Facilitated by Karen Ball and Ann Kipling Brown
Room 201
3:00-3:30pm Dance and Health Break
Sponsored by The Dance Current
3:30-5:00pm
Integrating Best Practices 
Round Table discussions
  Facilitated by Soraya Peerbaye
Room 201 & other
5:00-7:00pm
Dinner Break
7:00pm onwards
 Fluid Festival performances
DJD Theatre & other locations


*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

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Venue: Kahanoff Conference Centre, 105 12th Avenue SE, 2nd Floor

 10:00-12:00pm **Student Forum on Pluralism
Presentations by Graduate Students
 facilitated by Carolyne Clare
Room 204

**This programming falls outside of the regular conference schedule but all are welcome to attend. If you would like more information please contact aviva@dancecanada.net

The Fluid Festival runs from October 18 to 28, 2017. Check out the lineup of performances: 

Fluid Fest 2017 from Springboard Performance on Vimeo.

Canadian Dance Assembly
55 Mill Street, Suite 312
Case Goods Building #74
Toronto, ON M5A 3C4
Canada
Tel: 1.416.515.8444
Fax: 1.416.515.9444