Sunday November 15, 2020

See the full conference schedule for Sunday below.

 

Please read the following important information before you join the conference:

  • Select sessions have French language interpretation available (live French audio) and are indicated with a    next to the session name.

  • In all plenary sessions, you will have the option to enable close captioning (not available for workshop sessions) - look for the close captioning control in zoom.

  • When a session becomes active, you will be able to click on the red button "click to join". If the button is not red (is disabled and not clickable), the session has not yet started.

  • Refresh this page often as "click to join" buttons will be enabled and disabled throughout the day.

  • If a speaker's name is underlined, click on it to read more about that speaker.

  • All sessions will be recorded and made available along with additional resources after the conference.

  • A quick help guide (attached below) is provided to instruct you how to use the Zoom controls within each conference session (how to enable and disable features like video, audio, etc.)

  • We encourage everyone to enable their video during sessions as it's nice for attendees to see each other. If you're not comfortable showing the room you are in, we have provided a virtual background that you can upload to Zoom and enable (attached below).

Click on the PDF and download a quick help guide to help you navigate the sessions on Zoom

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Click on the JPG and download a virtual background that you can upload to Zoom

Enjoy the conference! If you have questions at any point, please email us.

Welcome to the conference: Sunday

10:00-11:05 am EST

ACT-Accelerator: a global exit strategy for COVID-19

Plenary

Learn about the Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator - the world’s best bet to end COVID-19. Gain insight on Canada’s leadership to date and what it will take to create a global response that will end the pandemic for everyone, everywhere.

Keynote speakers:

Dr. Bruce Aylward

Senior Advisor to the Director-General of the WHO, Organizational Change

Katy Kydd Wright

Director (interim), Global Fund Advocates Network (GFAN)

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interpretation available

11:05- 11:15 am EST

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Advocacy in action: listening for inner applause

Plenary

Hear testimonials from Results Canada volunteers about their experience with Results, why volunteering is important to them, and what it’s like to take action for a world without extreme poverty.

Results Canada volunteer speakers:

Nina Huynh

Randy Rudolph

Roshelle Filart

11:15-11:30 am EST

Break

11:30-12:15 pm EST

Parliamentary panel: tips for engaging in a pandemic

Plenary

Learn insider tips and tricks first-hand from parliamentarians on how to best engage in a pandemic. Gain insight on how Parliament has adapted to COVID-19 and understand how to build relationships with MPs and Senators in this new reality.

Keynote speakers:

MP Stephanie Kusie

Member of Parliament for Calgary Midnapore

MP Anita Vandenbeld

Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean

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12:15-1:00 pm EST

Meditation at lunch

Unwind and let go of anger in this calming and reenergizing meditation. All are welcome and no experience is necessary. We will not allow anyone’s video camera to be on, so you can focus, breathe deep and relax!

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1:00-1:30 pm EST

Advocacy in action: listening for inner applause

Plenary

Hear testimonials from Results Canada volunteers about their experience with Results, why volunteering is important to them, and what it’s like to take action for a world without extreme poverty.

Results Canada volunteer speakers:

Adrianna Lemieux

Oviya Ananthakrishnan

Safia Ibrahim

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1:30-2:15 pm EST

Putting principles of power and privilege into practice: a workshop for advocates

Workshop

We all want to help, but good intentions do not always translate into impact. This workshop will provide you with strategies that you can apply as an advocate who acknowledge the discrepancies of power and privilege in the world today. Get ready for some thought-provoking learning and unlearning!

Results Canada volunteer speakers:

Roshelle Filart

Jennifer Wani

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1:30-2:15 pm EST

How to engage across the political spectrum

Workshop

This workshop will teach you how to communicate effectively with a decision-maker (ex. MP or Senator) who might disagree with you to ensure constructive dialogue, relationship-building and mutual understanding.

Results Canada volunteer speakers:

Sherry Moran

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2:15-2:30 pm EST

Break

2:30-2:45 pm EST

What we heard, what we learned

Plenary

We will take time to reflect together on key lessons and favourite moments from the weekend as we create concrete next steps to help you explore advocacy further.

Results Canada volunteer speakers:

Michael Gretton

Anthea Lai

Riddhi Bokhiriya

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2:45-3:00 pm EST

Close of Sunday: end of conference

Plenary

Our thanks, hope and shared vision for a world without extreme poverty despite these uncertain times.

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3:00-4:00 pm EST

Final prep: Week of Action

Plenary

Learn how you can make an impact in our Week of Action (November 16-20). We will provide more in depth information about our current campaign ask and why it matters, while ensuring you have all the tools and resources necessary to make change happen.

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4:00-4:30 pm EST

Not ready to say goodbye?

Click below to enter an English or French chat room where you can meet and talk with fellow attendees!