CDA 2019 Conference Schedule

Conference registration information available HERE.
If you are looking for the capacoa schedule, it is available HERE

Thursday, November 14 (pre conference activity)

 11:30am - 3:00pm

Standing Council Meetings
(lunch included)
Confirm your participation at
Location: Global Public Affairs
Sponsored by: Global Public Affairs


 Bus departure to Ecole de la Salle 
Location: meet at Alt Hotel 

 4:00pm - 5:00pm 

CAPACOA Showcase 
Location: Ecole de la Salle 


Bus departure to Black Sheep Inn (CAPACOA)


 CAPACOA showcases and supper with meal ticket
(visit capacoa website for details, at Black Sheep Inn)


 Bus Departs for ALT Hotel


 Late night kick back at the Alt Hotel

Note: please inform the office if you wish to attend the pre-conference activity on Thursday November 14th (rsvp to
Registration will be available from 8am-5pm at the Alt Hotel

Friday, November 15

8am - 8:45am 

Registration and check-in 
Location: Alt Hotel
Refreshments sponsored by: CADA-Ontario

8:45am - noon 

Cultural Competency Training: Indigenous Bus Tour of Ottawa 
Location: Alt Hotel, Lobby
In partnership with Arts Network Ottawa

 noon - 1:30pm

Exhibit Hall and Lunch Break
Location: Alt Hotel


Making Space for Conflict and Dialogue  - Facilitated by Meg Saxby
Location: Alt Hotel
Sponsored by: Canadian Actors Equity Association


 Walk to Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre


Health Break
Location: Carlton Dominion Chalmers Centre
Sponsored by: The CanDance Network


The Artist's Voice : Animikiikwe Couchie (Joint session with CAPACOA) 
Location: Carlton Dominion Chalmers Centre, Woodside Hall

 5:15pm - 5:30pm

Dance Break (with Bboyizm)
Location: Carlton Dominion Chalmers Centre
Sponsored by: Kidd Pivot

 5:30pm - 6:15pm

CAPACOA showcase


Walk to East Indian Company restaurant - 210 Somerset Street West

 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Group supper with meal ticket
Location: East Indian Company restaurant


Bus departure from restaurant to Ecole de la Salle


CAPACOA showcase



 Bus departs for Alt Hotel



 Lat night kick back, Altcetera Café, ALT

Saturday, November 16

8:30am - 10:15am 


Great Knowledge Café (Joint session with CAPACOA)
Location: Alt Hotel
Sponsored by: National Ballet of Canada 

Morning break sponsored by:
 Dancer Transition Resource Centre

10:30am - 11:30am 

10:45am - 11:30am

One on one sessions
Location: Alt Hotel
Movement and Meditation
Facilitated by Join Siôned Watkins
Location: Alt Hotel

 11:30am - 12:30pm 

Lunch Break
Location: Alt Hotel

12:30pm - 2:30pm 

Facilitated Discussion : Defining professional dance in the 21st century
Facilitated by Kristina Lemieux
Location: Alt Hotel

 2:30pm - 3:00pm

Health Break
Sponsored by: CADA/West

 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Cultivating Conversation, Creating Context and Intentional Intersectionality
Facilitated by Nova Bhattacharya
Location: Alt Hotel
Sponsored by: Les Grands Ballet Canadiens

5:30pm - 6:30pm

7 - 8:30pm

Exhibit Hall with Cocktail 
Location: Alt Hotel
Dinner on own

8:30pm - late

Closing Night Party 
Sponsored by: National Ballet of Canada 

Venue Addresses

Alt Hotel Ottawa
185 Slater St, Ottawa, ON K1P 0C8

Dominion Chalmers
355 Cooper St, Ottawa, ON K2P 0G8

Ecole de la Salle
501 Old St Patrick Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 8R3

Global Public
50 O'Connor St  Ottawa, ON K1P 6L2

Black Sheep Inn
753 Chemin Riverside, Wakefield, QC J0X 3G0

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