A Provincial Exchange

The Youth.
The Work.
The System.

Knowledge to Action
for Youth Wellbeing

Program

This Exchange will be an exciting learning
and networking day that includes keynote speakers,
panel sessions, and diverse learning opportunities
reflecting our three themes

Pre-Exchange Workshops
October 27, 2016
We are offering three pre-Exchange workshops for frontline youth workers that will provide opportunities for skill development in the areas of youth work and youth program evaluation. Check them out here!

 

Post-Exchange Design Day
October 29, 2016
We are hosting a design day focused on select youth wellbeing topics for youth sector stakeholders to collaborate deeply on action-oriented recommendations and solution that will  be shared extensively through YouthREX’s knowledge mobilization work. Learn more here!

We are excited to welcome a diverse roster of speakers and presenters on October 28, 2016!

Download the full program HERE!

Representing knowledge from varied geographic and social locations both within and outside the youth sector, they will share a diversity of knowledge that draws from frontline youth work, academic and community-based research, and lived experience. We encourage you to explore our workshop and session options and check out our keynote speakers and panelists!

*Please note, workshops and sessions will be attended on a first come, first serve basis on the day of the Exchange. 

#KtA2016 Schedule of Events

MORNING

Registration + Networking Breakfast + Poster Presentations

Opening Remarks + Ceremony

HEALTH BREAK + POSTER PRESENTATIONS 

LUNCH

NETWORKING LUNCH + EXCHANGE FOR YOUTH WORK VIEWING

AFTERNOON

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Sean Lessard
Associate Professor-Teacher Education & Aboriginal Studies, University of Alberta
Adjunct Professor, University of Regina
Red Worn Runners:
Exploring the potential and possibilities within youth both in and outside school places

HEALTH BREAK + POSTER PRESENTATIONS 

Youth Sector Excellence Awards + Closing