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2018 Conservative policy convention schedule

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Thursday, Aug. 23

12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration Open

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

MP Info Sessions

  • Making Life Affordable
  • Immigration and Foreign Affairs
  • Science, Innovation, and the Environment
  • Justice, Health, and Public Safety

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Building a Campaign Team & Managing Your Human Resources

2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

C2W, CIMS, C2G Training Clinic

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Prospective Candidates

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Canvassing with C2G

4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Working with the Media

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies

8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.


9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Hospitality Suites

Friday, Aug. 24

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Open

7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Breakfast concession open

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Conservative Fund Report

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Constitution Breakout Session

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

CIMS, C2W, C2G Drop-in Clinic

9:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Social media training session + Medallion

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Session: Increasing the value of membership

Campaign Update

Q & A with the Conservative Fund

Campaign Tools (C2G, C2W, and CIMS)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Writing a Campaign Plan Workshop

C2G Showcase

En route to 2019 in Quebec

Community Outreach

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Buffet Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

National Council Candidate Speeches

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Policy Breakout Sessions

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Volunteer Mobilization

Pre-Writ Fundraising and Spending

CPC Youth Workshop – Leading by Example

Canvassing with C2G

2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.


Victory School Launch

Writ Day One

EDA Fundraising

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Main stage event

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


7:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Hospitality Suites

8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.


Saturday, Aug. 25

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

National Council Election

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Maple Leaf Awards Ceremony

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Constitution Plenary

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Buffet Lunch

Leaders Circle Lunch

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Policy Plenary

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Closing ceremonies with Nation Council Election Results

6:00 p.m.

Pre-arranged Tours

6:30 p.m.

East Coast Kitchen Party – Pier 21

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