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Parliamentary Calendar


Wednesday, May 25, 2016

CANSEC

Canada’s global defence and security trade show, May 25-26, EY Centre, Ottawa, organized by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries. RSVP@defenceandsecurity.ca

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Conservative Convention

The federal Conservatives will hold their convention in Vancouver, B.C., May 26 to May 29, 2016.

Conservative Convention

The federal Conservatives will hold their convention in Vancouver, B.C., May 26 to May 29, 2016.

Liberal Biennial Convention

The federal Liberals will hold their convention in Winnipeg, Man., Thursday, May 26 to Sunday, May 29, 2016.

Liberal Biennial Convention

The federal Liberals will hold their convention in Winnipeg, Man., Thursday, May 26, to Sunday, May 29, 2016.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Events: 2016-05-28

Liberal Biennial Convention—The federal Liberals will hold their convention in Winnipeg, Man., Thursday, May 26 to Sunday, May 29, 2016. 

Conservative Convention—The federal Conservatives will hold their convention in Vancouver, B.C., May 26 to May 29, 2016. 

TUESDAY,  JUNE 7

Registration Now Open CIPMM’s 27th Annual National Workshop—June 7-8, 2016. The workshop fee is $875 plus HST and includes access to all keynote and breakout sessions. More than 400 delegates from PWGSC, ESD, DND, HC, RCMP, CSEC, DFATD, DFO, TBS, NRCan, IC, AAND, CIC, and LAC. Senior government officials from the lead departments and agencies will be at the networking reception. There will be exhibitors, subject matter experts representing both the public and private sectors. https://willow.reg-system.com/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f2016CIPMMNW

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Sunday, May 29, 2016

Taiwan Film Screening: Together

Seventeen should be a carefree age, but Yang gets to see the complexities of love involving his friends and family. Should he just stand aside and watch or should he risk himself to help? Presented by the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Canada in collaboration with Ottawa Asian Heritage Month Society. Sunday, May 29, begins at 2:10 pm with a complimentary reception and film starts at 2:45 pm, Chamber at Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Nepean. In mandarin Chinese with English subtitles. Free admission.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Farwell for Tim Harper

Toronto Star scribe Tim Harper is leaving the gallery. Or so he says. After past dalliances with the U.S. capital, major league ballparks and Star management, he has always come back. But just in case it's for real this time, we're throwing him a party. Tuesday, May 31 at Métropolitain, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Hill Times Event: Half-Day Forum: Innovation In Seniors Care

As seniors are expected to increase to more than a quarter of the Canadian population by 2036, provinces and territories are struggling to meet the health care needs of their aging population. In this year’s budget speech, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced his intent to invest in innovative practices to protect the integrity of the health-care system and find ways to work with partners to identify solutions. The forum will explore this important public affairs issue and ways in which practices and government policy can be adapted to result in positive change for seniors in Canada. Join us on June 2 for a half-day forum as we hear from association executives, industry, academia and government to further the dialogue and bring forward suggested solutions. 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr., Ottawa. Registration prices are $249 for subscribers and $299 for non-subscribers. Special group discounted pricing is available.

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Parliamentary Press Gallery Dinner

It’s the 150th Anniversary of the Press Gallery, which will be cleebrated at its Annual Gallery Dinner held Saturday, June 4, 5:30 p.m., at the Canadian Museum of History, River View Salon. The dinner will be held in the Grand Hall at 7 p.m. Dress: cocktail elegant (black tie optional). For press gallery members and guests only.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Registration Now Open CIPMM’s 27th Annual National Workshop

June 7-8, 2016. The workshop fee is $875 plus HST and includes access to all keynote and breakout sessions. More than 400 delegates from PWGSC, ESD, DND, HC, RCMP, CSEC, DFATD, DFO, TBS, NRCan, IC, AAND, CIC, and LAC. Senior government officials from the lead departments and agencies will be at the networking reception. There will be exhibitors, subject matter experts representing both the public and private sectors. https://willow.reg-system.com/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f2016CIPMMNW

Monday, June 13, 2016

Conference of Montreal

The International Economic Forum of the Americas presents its annual Montreal conference. This year’s theme is Shaping a New Era of Prosperity. Until June. 16. Hotel Bonaventure, Montreal, Que. Featuring speakers including UNESCO director general Irina Bokova, Quebec Energy Minister Pierre Arcand, Canadian Chamber of Commerce CEO Perrin Beatty, Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion, Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria, former Chilean president Ricardo Lagos, Doctors Without Borders international president Joanne Liu, Health Minister Jane Philpott, Amnesty International secretary general Salil Shetty, Brookings Institution president Strobe Talbott, and more. forum-americas.org/montreal/2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama Comes to Ottawa

U.S. President Barack Obama will visit Ottawa June 29 along with Please call the PMO Press Office at 613-957-555.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Conservative Party Leadership Convention

The Conservatives will elect their next leader on May 27, 2017, Dan Nowlan, chair of the party’s leadership election organizing committee announced last week. The party is urging Conservative Party members to buy memberships or renew them in order to vote. For more information, contact Cory Hann, director of communications, Conservative Party of Canada, at 613-697-5614.