Summit Schedule

We have an awesome line up of presentations for the Community Benefits Creating Opportunities Summit 2018. Click on the headings to read more.

March 23rd from 12:00pm to 4:00pm: Community Benefits Bus Tour

  Grab a PRESTO card and join us on a tour of the future Finch West LRT! Led by residents who know the community inside out, we will take you on a 90-minute bus ride to provide an overview of the Finch LRT project.  Location: DUKE Heights BIA, 2 Champagne Drive... Read more

March 23rd from 5:00pm to 8:00pm: Dinner Celebration

  Evening of March 23: Dinner Celebration at The Underground Restaurant (York U Location) Friday, March 23 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm Time/Activity 04:00pm to 06:30pm:     06:30pm to 07:00pm:     07:00pm to 07:30pm:     07:30pm to 08:00pm:  Social, Dinner and Entertainment Special Guest Speakers Keynote Senator Ratna Omidvar,... Read more

March 24th from 8:30am to 5:00pm: Summit

March 24: Summit at University of Toronto Faculty of Law Location, 78 Queens Park 08:30am to 09:00am: 09:00am to 09:30am: 09:30am to 10:00am: 10:00am to 10:20am: 10:20am to 10:30am:  10:30am to 11:30am: 11:30am to 12:30pm: 12:30pm to 01:15pm: 01:15pm to 01:30pm: 01:30pm to 01:45pm: 01:45pm to 02:45pm: 02:45pm to 03:00pm: ... Read more

March 24th from 8:30am to 5:00pm: Mowat Centre Research

  Come visit the Mowat Centre's pop-up design lab on Saturday March 24, 2018 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to share your thoughts on how you define community, and how you would want to be involved in the development of community benefits initiatives in Ontario.  The Mowat Centre is currently working with... Read more

March 24th at 12:00pm: Academic Poster Presentations

The concept of Community Benefits Agreements (CBAs) in Canada is in its early stages of development and is finally starting to take roots in Ontario, but it is not a new concept. This poster presentation is meant to be a visual representation of research on community benefits sourced locally, nationally and internationally from researchers... Read more

Post Summit Events

APRIL 20 2018, 10AM TO 4PM: POST-SUMMIT Title: Knowledge to Action: Creating Opportunities Summit Design LabLocation: York University TD Community Engagement Centre  Lunch will be served Following the 2 day Creating Opportunities Summit on March 23 & 24, the Green Change from the Jane Finch Centre are working in partnership... Read more

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