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C2D2 Conference 2009 Program Now Online

Calling all people who use conversation to create stronger communities and healthier democracies – whether you are a policy maker, public engager, dialogue and deliberator, or change maker.

We are three weeks away from the start of the conference designed for YOU. If you haven’t already – now is the time to register. Take a look at what you’ll miss otherwise:

  • A dynamic multimedia performing arts opening at the Wychwood Barns
  • Four plenaries that explore the conference theme of Leading Change – using conversation to create stronger communities and healthier democracies.
  • Over 50 sessions that examine a rich and diverse range of topics
  • Field visits to the exciting work happening in Toronto
  • A strong Aboriginal and Youth presence
  • Marginalized and mainstream voices sharing their experiences and learnings
  • Intergenerational conversations
  • A spirit of joy and connection as we come together to learn from each other.
  • Over 250 other registered people’s energy and knowledge

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