Event Information

 

Wednesday February 20, 2019

Suncor Presents The Walrus Talks Youth Leadership

Join The Walrus for an evening of thought-provoking conversation. Seven speakers will share lively seven-minute talks on how the next generation of leaders is shaping the future of culture, reconciliation, community and more.

  • 6:30 pm – Doors open
  • 7:00 pm – The Walrus Talks

A catered reception will follow to continue the conversation.

Venue: Hudson, 200 8 Avenue SW, 6th Floor, Calgary AB

 


 

Thursday February 21, 2019

Soaring

  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am – Welcome and Introductions
  • 8:45 am – Doors Open
  • 9:00 am – 9:30 am – Opening Remarks
  • 9:30 am – 9:45 am – Students transition to Workshop or Tradeshow
  • 9:50 am – 10:30 am – Session A
  • 10:40 am – 11:20 am – Session B
  • 11:30 am – 12:10 pm – Session C
  • 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm – Lunch
  • 1:20 pm – 2:05 pm – Session D
  • 2:10 pm – 2:55 pm – Session E
  • 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm – Closing Remarks

Venue: Calgary Stampede Park, 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary, AB

 


 

Friday February 22, 2019

Campus/Experience Day

Approximately 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  See individual agendas for details.

  • Bow Valley College
    • 9:00 am – Opening
    • 9:15 am – Panel discussion with Indigenous learners, alumni, staff and local Elder
    • 10:15 am – Session 1
    • 11:15 am – Session 2
    • 12:00 pm – Lunch, entertainment and information booths
    • 1:00 pm – Session 3
    • 2:00 pm – Closing
  • Canadian Pacific Railway
    • Tour CP’s hands-on training centre
    • A chance to try state-of-the-art Locomotive Engineer Simulator
    • Lunch at CP’s headquarters
    • A tour of the Operations Centre
  • Mount Royal University
    • 9:00 am – Welcome
    • 9:50 am – Session 1
    • 10:40 am – Session 2
    • 11:30 am – Lunch
    • 12:20 pm – Session 3
    • 1:10 pm – Session 4
    • 2:00 pm – Closing
  • University of Calgary
    • 9:00 am – Group 1 Campus Tour
    • 9:30 am – Group 2 Campus Tour
    • 10:00 am – Welcome
    • 10:15 am – Session 1
    • 11:00 am – Session 2
    • 11:45 am – Lunch and information booths
    • 12:30 pm – Session 3
    • 1:30 pm – Closing

Includes interactive faculty workshops, campus tour including Indigenous student services centre, prize giveaways and complimentary lunch.

 


 

Friday February 22, 2019

Indspire Awards

  • 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Venue: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 1415 14 Avenue NW, Calgary AB T2N 1M4