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IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event
Register and reserve your spot today as space is limited!

The IAP2 Wild Rose Signature Event is just over a month away! This year's theme and program will focus on reconciliation between Indigenous People and all Canadians and the role that public participation profession can plan in the contribution to this important work.

This in-depth session will provide practitioners with an environment that fosters shared learning and experiences. The session will include a pipe ceremony, blanket exercise, sharing circle, teachings and discussions. Whether you engage with Indigenous People through your P2 work or not - this session will provide valuable learning and experiences for all participants.

Register now for Signature Event!

May 4
5:00pm - 6:30pm Pipe Ceremony (Whitemud Park/Alfred H. Savage Building)
7:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome Reception (Situation Brewing)

May 5 - Alfred H. Savage Building in Whitemud Park
8:00am Registration (coffee and pastries provided)
8:30am Welcome and Opening Prayer
8:45am Icebreaker - Getting Comfortable through Discomfort (Facilitator: Anne Harding)
9:30am The Invitation to Engage - Blanket Exercise (Facilitator: Reconciliation In Solidarity Edmonton)
10:45am Reflection/break
11:00am Debrief - We Are All Related (Facilitators: Dr. Patricia Makokis and Fay Fletcher)
12:00pm Lunch
12:15pm IAP2 Wild Rose Annual General Meeting
1:00pm P2 Case Study - Indigenous Place-Making (Panelists: Sarah Midinak & Larisa Kreider)
2:30pm Reflection/break
3:00pm Indigenous Ways - Sharing Circle (Facilitators: Dr. Patricia Makokis and Fay Fletcher)
4:30pm Thank you and Closing

Signature Event Social-Venue Announced!

The Signature Event Social will take place on Thursday, May 4 (7-9pm) at Situation Brewing just off Whyte Ave at 10308 81 Ave NW. Join fellow Signature Event participants for a drink and appetizers at the welcome reception at this unique microbrewery and pub. Those interested can also take part in a tour of the microbrewery. Registration for the social is included in your Signature Event registration.

Note: there will only be a social on Thursday night (May 4) of Signature Event as the event will end at 4:30pm on Friday, May 5.